SOTD Sept 15-Sept 21

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  1. Shave of the Day Night:


    Razor: recently acquired 1969 O-2 Super Adjustable - 5 WTG, two passes; 2 XTG, one pass
    Blade: Red Pack Personna
    Soap: Uncle Albert's Amazing Solid Cream Shaving Cake - Atreides
    Brush: recently restored Ever Ready handle with GoldenNib 20mm Silvertip
    A/S: witch hazel w/ lemon EO, followed by Old Spice balm

  2. Razor "Gillette Aristocrat"
    Blade "Rotbart"
    Brush "Omega"
    Cream "Trumper Sandalwood"
    Aftershave "Pino Silvestre"
  3. Proraso Pre
    Fatboy w/ Personna
    TOBS Sandalwood
    Thayers Lavender
    Proraso ASB
    Herrera Aqua EDT
  4. Trumper Sandalwood SS
    Harris D2 brush
    HD-Gillette Silver blue
    Brut Musk AS
  5. Baloosh

    Baloosh Contributor

    Hot shower
    Proraso Pre-Post at beginning of shower
    Castle Forbes pre-shave at end of shower
    Merkur Progress w/ Derby blade
    Shavemac custom 2007 forum D01 brush
    AOS Sandalwood cream
    Speick A/S splash
    TSD Tea Tree Ice balm + Mama Bear's Peppermint/Menthol milk
    AOS Sandalwood EdT
  6. Beverage: Sweet Maria's Puro Scuro, Full City + Roast, Cafetiera Brewed
    Music: Frank Zappa - Assorted Tracks, later years

    EJ Super Medium
    TOBS Almond
    Dovo 7/8 "Saturday"
    Homemade Bay Rum AS

    Floris Vetyver EdT
  7. johnniegold

    johnniegold Moderator Emeritus

    after shower at the sink:

    Polo 8 Best
    T&H Luxury s/s
    Thayers Lavender w/h
    T&H 1805 a/s
    T&H 1805 edt
  8. Proraso Pre shave
    Merkur HD
    Derby Extra
    C&E SBB
    Dr. Harris Arlington Shave stick.
    Pinaud Clubman
    Nivea ASB
  9. Aristocrat/Gillette #1
    Rooney 3,1
    Truefitt & Hill 1805 shave cream
    Truefitt & Hill 1805 cologne

    Excellent two-pass shave, with minor touch up.
  10. Hot Shower
    Col. Conk 5/8 Straight
    Rooney 3/1 Super
    TGQ Desert Ironwood Cream
    Three Passes
    Witch Hazel
    Musgo Real Classic AS Splash
  11. Hot shower
    Mama Bear's Patchouli Soap
    BBE Brush
    Gold ABC Empire w/Feather - d1
    WWR / Thayer's Superhazel / CWR
    Speick AS Splash
    C&S Oxford & Cambridge
  12. Merkur LH w/ Feather
    Simpson's Special Best
    Col. Conk Amber soap
    Musgo ASB
  13. Merkur 38C w/IP (day 1)
    Omega Boar Brush
    C & E Sienna SS
    Thayers AS WH w/Aloe Vera
    C & E Sienna ASB

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  14. Gillette Tech w/Persona RP
    T&H Hard Soap
    Silvertip Badger
    Thayer's Lavender WH
    Nivea ASB

    It seems that I get more protection and lubrication from soaps. Maybe I need to try more creams?
  15. guenron

    guenron Moderator Emeritus

    '58 Gillette Adjustable with Gillette Swede
    QED Select 20mm Pure
    Crabtree and Evelyn Sandalwood Shaving Soap
    QED DaVinci Water
    Crabtree and Evelyn Sandalwood ASB
    Crabtree and Evelyn Sandalwood EdT
  16. thin layer of Noxzema on the beard area for preshave
    late 40's SS with Derby
    CO Bigelow SC
    CO Bigelow large Best Badger
    Thayers Rose
    Everyman Jack Cooler than Cooler ASB

    Pennhaligon's Blenheim bouquet
  17. Hot Shower
    Trumper's Lime Skin Food
    Razor: Mergress
    Blade: Red Personna (Day 2)
    Brush: SR 3318
    Soap: QED Lime
    Spritz: QED DaVinci Water
    ASB: QED Lime
  18. jkh


    Shower w/ pre-shave oil / Valobra stick / QED Select 3522 / HD Slant / IP (1) / WWR / CHL / CWR / Osage Rub

    No shave on Sunday, so today was an extra treat.
  19. Monday
  20. No straight today, Mike? :tongue_sm
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