What's new
  • Guest
    As per our long standing policy of not permitting medical advice on the forum - all threads concerning the Coronavirus will be locked.
    For more info on the coronavirus please see the link below:
    https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/summary.html

Single Edge Sunday - What Will You Use?

Sunday Schick shave, Nov1st, 2020- Nice Sunday ritual to use my Schick injectors.

Razor: Schick E2 injector, Canadian variat- Mfg 1930's-40's excellent mid range razor most should have in their shave den.
Blade : Personna SS PTFE (4) great blade, very sharp and smooths out nicely over time.
Soap: Gillette Pure cream- nice mild sweet fresh scent with good lather qualities IMO.
Brush: Yaqi tuxedo knot 24 mm with black marble handle- excellent lather creator with cloud like soft tips.
Pre shave: Brush wash whole face with CeraVe hand bar cleanser + a dollop of clear Aloe Vera Gel on cleaned beard area.
Prep: cold water rinse after each pass of 2 + pickups. WTG +ATG + pickups.
Post shave:Razorock blue barber with witch Hazel + a dollop of Nivea balm.
Results: CCS,DFS,BBS + no irritation + 1 blemmish weeper =:a17:excellent shave with my Schick E2 & Personna blade combo.
Sunday Schick shave, Nov 1st 2020.jpg
Have some great shaves! Stay & think safe in these times!
 

never-stop-learning

Contributor
Ambassador
20201101
N.O.vember 2020 #1
Single Edge Sunday
20201101_114540~2.jpg
Razor: @Blackland Razors Vector OC :001_wub:
Blade: Kai Captain Titan Protouch w/Guard (5)
Brush: Frickwerkz handle (PAA 26mm Roswell Grey Hybrid Synthetic knot)
Bowl: Captain's Choice Copper
Lather: Noble Otter Barr Barr
Aftershave/Fragrance: @OkieStubble Bootlegger's El Dorado

WTG/ATG/XTG + touch-ups. No nicks, cuts, weepers or irritation.

Outstanding shave! :)
 
Sunday Schick Shave, Nov08th, 2020- I like to use my Schick razors on Sundays. Excellent razors IMO!

Razor: Schick 500 injector with Hydro-magic feature- Mfg 1957-64, unisex type razor- handle is my longest of my collection(5 3/8" length).
Blade: Personna SS PTFE(9) excellent blade, Very sharp, great longevity & smooths out nicely over time. Personna steel is amazing when you can leave it out for months and when it comes up again for rotation and finding it has not degraded the cutting edge.
Soap: Tabac- it has a mild flowery clean scent with excellent lather qualities and has been around for decades tell the story of success.

Brush: Yaqi tuxedo knot 24 mm(Sagrada Familia)- named after the famous cathedral in Barcelona Spain, Excellent lather creator with cloud like soft tips.
Pre Shave: Brush wash my whole face with CeraVe hand bar cleanser + a dollop of clear Aloe Vera on cleaned beard area.
Prep: cold water rinse after each pass of 2 + pickups. WTG + ATG + pickups.
Post shave: Razorock Emperor with witch hazel + a dollop of Nivea balm.
Results: CCS,DFS,BbS +minor irritation + 1 blemish weeper=:a17: excellent shave with my Schick 500 injector.
Schick Sunday shave, Nov7th. 2020.jpg
Have some great shaves! Stay & think safe in these times!
 
Last edited:

Whiterook

Contributor
Razor: Schick G1 Injector Razor
Blade: Personna Injector
Brush: Simpson's Duke 3 Sapphire Special Edition in synthetic
Pre-Shave: Proraso White
Lather: Art of Shaving Sandalwood Cream
Aftershave: Shannon's 25th Street Lime splash
Additional Care:
Thayers Facial Tonic Witch Hazel Unscented
Pinaud Finest powder
20201107_080418.jpg
 

never-stop-learning

Contributor
Ambassador
20201108
Single Edge Sunday
20201108_110806~2.jpg
Razor: @Blackland Razors Vector OC :001_wub:
Blade: Kai Captain Titan Protouch w/Guard (6 and retired)
Brush: @Rudy Vey Butterscotch Beehive (Shavemac 24mm 2-Band Silvertip)
Lather: Saponificio Varesino Dolomiti
Post-shave care: CeraVe Cream + Hyaluronic Acid
Aftershave: RazoRock Saturnia

Three passes + touch-up. No nicks, cuts, weepers or irritation.

Outstanding shave! :)
 
Sunday injector shave, Nov15th, 2020

Razor : Pal injecto-matic- Mfg 1952>? Pal spent over 1 million dollars tooling up and experimenting on this razor design. Pal injecto-matic instructions 2 (2).jpg
Blade: Personna SS PTFE(6) very sharp, great longevity and it smooths out over shaves nicely.
Soap: Razorock Santa Maria del Fiore"Firenze"- excellent soap lather qualities with a nice scent.
Brush: Yaqi Lucky dice 26 mm Tuxedo knot :001_wub: - excellent lather creator and has those cloud like soft tips for painting a lather that makes a person forget about his worries for 1 or 2 minutes.
Preshave: Brush wash whole face with CeraVe hand bar cleanser + a dollop of clear Aloe Vera gel on my cleaned beard area.
Prep: Cold water rinse after each pass of 2 + pickups. WTG + ATG + pickups.
Post shave: Fine fresh Vetiver A.S :001_wub:with witch hazel + a dollop of AVON "True Gent" balm. I like this balm with SMDF soap.
Results:CCS,DFS,BBS + no irritation + no weepers =:a17:Excellent shave with my Pal injecto-matic razor with a Personna blade.
Sunday Schick Shave, Nov 15th 2020.jpg
Have some great shaves! Stay & think safe in these times!
 

never-stop-learning

Contributor
Ambassador
20201115
Single Edge Sunday
The Daily Double
shave 20201115_095817_2.jpg
:001_wub:
Razor: Feather SS Artist Club Japanese Straight (1st two passes)
Blade: Feather Artist Club Proguard (1)
Razor: @Blackland Razors Vector OC (3rd pass + touch-up)
Blade: Kai Captain Titan Protouch MG (1)
Brush: @Rudy Vey B&B 2020 Contributors Handle (TNS 24mm BOSS v1)
Bowl: Captain's Choice Copper
Lather: Vitos Extra Super Coco
Post-shave care: Barbero Alum Block
Post-shave care: Hyaluronic Acid
Aftershave/Fragrance: PAA Atomic Age Bay Rum Aftershave Cologne

Three passes + touch-up. No nicks, cuts, weepers or irritation.

Outstanding shave! :)
 
Sunday Schick shave, Nov22nd 2020

Razor: Schick Champion injector theme series L type-Mfg,1976,Schick was a sponsor of the Montreal Olympic games. Mild range.
Blade: Personna SS PTFE (7) excellent blade for these mild razors
Brush: Yaqi 24 mm tuxedo knot with black marble handle- Excellent lather creator with cloud like soft tips.
Soap: Gillette Pure shave cream & Tabac remnants of soap- great lather qualities with nice mild scent.
Pre shave: Brush wash whole face CeraVe hand bar cleanser + dollop of clear Aloe Vera gel on the cleaned beard area.
Prep: Cold water rinse after each pass of 2 + pickups. WTG + ATG + pickups.
Post shave: Italian barber Amici with witch hazel + a dollop of Nivea balm.
Results: CCS,DFS,BBS + no irritation + no weepers = :thumbup: great shave with my Schick injector Champion L type, theme series.
Sunday Schick shave, Nov 22nd 2020.jpg
Have some great shaves! Stay & think safe in these times!
 
Top Bottom