Your Top 3 Shaving Stuff - everything DE related counts !

Discussion in 'General Shaving Discussion' started by CHSeifert, Apr 26, 2012.

  1. So what's your Top 3 - everything DE shaving related counts :detective:

    DE Razors
    1. Mühle R41 Grande - still a newbie with this, but a surprisingly great instrument of aggressive shaving art ;)
    2. Feather AS1-DE - gentlest mildest razor, perfect for last pass after R41 first pass and also perfect for head shaves :)
    3. Mühle Sophist Black Resin R89 - one of the best all round performing DE razors ever made !

    Blades:
    1. Gillette 7 O'Clock Blues Super Platinum - for my Mühle R41 Grande
    2. Feather HI Stainless Platinum - for my Feather AS1-DE
    3. Astra Superior Platinum - for my Mühle Sophist R89

    Brushes:
    1. Simpsons The Duke 2 Best - best face lathering brush ever made (not suited well for bowl lathering)
    2. Kent BLK 8 - best bowl lathering brush ever made (not suited well for face lathering)
    3. Mühle Sophist Black Resin Silvertip - softest best all round brush I've ever tested and owned so far - it's like velvet silk on your skin :)

    Creams:
    1. Santa Maria Novella Pot
    2. Acca Kappa 1869 Pot
    3. Aqua Di Parma Pot

    Budget Creams:
    1. Proraso Red Tube
    2. Proraso NEW Green Tube
    3. Speick Tube

    Aftershaves:
    1. Mühle Aloe Vera
    2. Musgo Real Balm
    3. Clinique Post Shave Healer
     
    Last edited: Apr 26, 2012
  2. DE Razors:
    1. Gillette Super Speed Red Tip
    2. Gillette Super Speed Red Tip
    3. Gillette Super Speed Red Tip

    Blades:
    1. Schick Plus Platinum
    2. Gillette Platinum-Plus
    3. Polsilver... or pretty much anything goes.

    Brushes:
    1. Any boar is OK.
    2. Any boar will do.
    3. Any boar will do just fine.

    Premium creams:
    1. N/A -- I don't pay for brands.
    2. N/A
    3. N/A

    Budget Creams:
    1. Nivea Mild
    3. N/A
    4. N/A

    Aftershaves:
    1. Anything natural or remotely organic will do, thanks.

    Soap:
    1. Tabac
    2. Tabac!
    3 Some more Tabac, please!

    EdT/Fragrance:
    1. L'artisan Mechant Loup
    2. Kenzo Air
    3. D. R. Harris Arlington EdC

    Bowl for lathering:
    1. My white flat-bottom bowl
    2. My smaller black bowl
    3. That third bowl which i never use

    Favourite water:
    1. body temperature
    2. cool
    3. warm

    Best morning shave:
    1. Sunday
    2. Monday
    3. Friday

    Favourite pass:
    1. Semi-ATG
    2. XTG
    3. WTG

    Face wash:
    1. Tabac or Palmolive shave stick proto-lather
    2. Hot water
    3. Cool water
     

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