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SE SOTD- What was your tool of choice today?

Saturday 11.09.19 SOTD

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I Provenzali Olive Oil Artisan Bar Soap
Schick Eversharp Type G1 Injector Razor (replated in 24k gold)
Schick Injector Razor Blade (2)
Yaqi Ruby Handle 24mm 2-Band Badger
Proraso Red Tub
Aqua Velva Aftershave (Spanish Version) by Williams

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Shave 20191108

Razor: RazoRock Black Hawk - V2
Blade: Feather AC (3)

Tried a simple two pass shave, WTG and ATG. Definitely SAS/CCS territory. Added an XTG over my whole face and then another halfway XTG/ATG. Wow!

Really nice shave - wife approved.

DFS++/BBS. One very minor weeper under my nose. Minor irritation.

SOTD Nov 09-2019, Having a little fun with this Enders speed razor and today was a excellent day for a great shave it produced. Having a little Gem and Schick experience that comes into hand Technique with the Enders it can produce a excellent shave with a Ender's blade carrier(Jararuh's idea at TSD). The razor is nimble and a different experience when shaving because I basically engineered my shave feel and not some one else to get MY desired results. Once the carrier is set to your shave it is just shaving 101 for the next round with same settings as before + a historical OPEN COMB razor brought back into service!

Razor : Enders speed razor- MFG 1930's> for this model
Blade : Schick proline B20(1) with a Enders blade carrier modified to hold the B20
Soap : Nivea original shaving cream
Brush : Yaqi tuxedo knot 24mm +
Presahve: Brush wash the face with CeraVe hand bar soap + dollop of Aloe Vera gel
Post shave: Alum + cold water rinse
Post shave: Nivea refreshing aftershave + Nivea balm
Results: CCS,DFS,BBS + Alum indicated minor irritation + 1 blemish weeper= :biggrin1:

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Have some great shaves!
Sunday 11.10.19 SOTD

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Pre de Provence Verbena face lather and rinse
Pal InjectoMatic Injector Razor Made in England
Pal Hollow Ground Injector Razor Blade (1)
Mr. PB24BA-04 Pure Badger
Chiseled Face Ghost Town Barber Shaving Soap
Chiseled Face Ghost Town Barber Aftershave Splash

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Sunday shave Nov 10-2019 and it will be with a Ender's speed razor that has been out of production for some time.
This one has been revived from storage from decades of not getting the proprietary blades that were designed to use in this razor only. The razor is using a Schick pro line B-20 blade with a modified Enders blade carrier acting as blade retainer in tandem. For 1930's> this razor has space age design, is a well thought out razor and it can shave well with a modern sharp edge and the handle is a joy to use.

Razor: Enders Speed model - MFG1930's >
Blade: Schick proline B-20 with a Enders blade support carrier.
Soap : TOBS Sandal wood
Brush : Razorock Noir 400
Preshave: Brush wash the face with CeraVe hand bar soap + A Dollop of clear Aloe Vera gel to beard area.
Post shave : Dickinson's witch Hazel
Post shave: Proraso red Sandal wood aftershave + Nivea balm
Results : CCS,DFS,BBS + aftershave indicated minor irritation + 1 weeper= :biggrin1:

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Have some great shaves!


Razor: Schick J1 Injector Razor
Blade: Schick Injector
Brush: Omega 80265 boar
Pre-Shave: L'Occitane Cade Shave Oil
Lather: L'Occitane Cade
Aftershave: L'Occitane Cedrat balm
Additional Care:
Thayers Facial Tonic Witch Hazel Unscented
Pinaud Finest powder
Rating: 10
I just received this J1 and this is my first shave with it. After seeing the razor my wife said that her father had one. I never got a chance to meet Bob, but he sounds like a great guy. I am dedicating this shave to Bob, may we meet someday in the hereafter.

Monday 11.10.19 SOTD

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Pre' De Provence Artisanal French Soap lather and rinse
Schick Eversharp Type G1 Injector Razor (replated in 24k gold)
Schick Injector Razor Blade (2)
Semogue Owners Club Cherry Wood Boar
Barrister and Mann Cheshire Shaving Soap
Barrister And Mann Barrister's Cheshire Aftershave

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Remembrance day on a MMMonday morning -20 C, so I choose a few razors that soldiers would of used during World War 1&2.
Not sure they would of shaved every day but at certain events they had to shave by military dress code I believe.

Razors : Everready 1914 + Gem MMCP 1945 Peerless model.
Blade : Gem Personna SS PTFE (1)
Brush: Omega boar
Soap: Williams mug
Preshave: Brush wash the face with CeraVe hand bar soap + a dollop of Aloe Vera on beard
Post shave: Alum + cold water rinse
Post shave : Pinaud Clubman with witch hazel + Nivea balm
Results : CCS,DFS,BBs + alum indicated minor irritation + 2 blemish weepers = :wink2:

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Have some great shaves!


With a great avatar comes great misidentification
Razor: Ever-Ready 1924 Shovelhead
Blade: Gem PTFE coated
Brush: Vie-Long
Pre-Shave: Proraso White
Lather: Irisch Moos
Aftershave: Avon Blend 7
Additional Care: Thayer's Witch Hazel
Gentlemen Jon's Alum Block

Tuesday 11.12.19 SOTD

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Pre' De Provence Artisanal French Soap lather and rinse
Schick Eversharp Type G1 Injector Razor (replated in 24k gold)
Schick Injector Razor Blade (3)
Vintage Kingsley (Austria) Pure Badger
Fine Fresh Vetiver in a vintage mug
Fine Fresh Vetiver aftershave

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