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Recent content by paladin252

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    Who is your favorite artisan maker based on both scent and performance?

    soap commander barrister and mann
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    Soap Commander Thanksliving

    it smells like pumpkin pie in the jar, when you lather it smells like apple pie. its amazingly good.
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    i would like to get some opinions

    you can always use a previously used tech for cheap, but you can never make it NOS again.
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    Vote for your favourite blade

    Voskhod Teflon Coated.
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    Best Blades

    rapira super stainless.
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    July 4 1976 Williams soap

    i hear there was also a williams soap that had a rose scent to it as well. i have a menthol williams as well, but no scent here either.
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    Williams Shaving Soap

    +1 If you get poor results with williams, feel free to mail it to me. its my daily soap, thick lovely lather.
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    Soap and mug - leave the cake in the mug?

    I use williams every day. i leave the soap in the mug and just pour out any leftover water. after my shave, i squeeze all of the extra lather out of my brush and put it back in the mug as well. let it air dry and get ready for the next day.
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    Review by '' on item 'Williams shaving soap'

    This was the first soap i ever purchased to test lather. i quickly found that VDH and Arko and creams were much thicker, but after awhile i came back to try Williams again, and found the sweet spot. it lathers up like crazy, maybe not as luxurious as others, but its so slick, i don't care. i...
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    To Tallow or not to Tallow. Which is it?

    i like tallow triple milled soaps. tallow because i find it is more slick and i can get a closer shave with it without any irritation. triple milled because i like a nice hard soap that will last a long time.
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    What's your Favorite Shaving soap or cream?

    Williams Mug Shaving Soap. Addicted to the smell, and nothing is more slick on my face. True, its not a big thick lather, but slickness is what matters, and it works well. I've never had a closer shave than with this cheap wonder soap.
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    Which of these methods is most common to your routine?

    i think you are probably right, look at old pictures and they have the shaving mug full of lather, even the cover of williams has it. that is how i started because i thought that was how i should do it, but i have found your much hated williams to work so well for me face lathering, i get easily...
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    What was your first car? Would you ever want another one?

    1985 plymouth horizon. heck yeah. still looking for another one.
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    Brazilian creams (and soaps and ***)

    up in the northeast of brazil, all i could find was laser and wilk blades. the wilkinson swords were made in brazil, the laser were not. for creams all i found was gillette, bozzano and nivea.