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SOTD "CHRISTMAS AND AFTER THEME WEEK" December 25th - December 31st, 2017

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Last Night's shave. 12.29.17

GEM Junior Bar Lather Catcher
Soap Commander Soap and Balm
Shulton Burley cologne and aftershave
Colorado Razor Design Brush,synth duro

Awesome BBS shave, 0 blood, 0 irritation

peace, Jamie

Scheon burg 776 6/8
Saponificio Varesino Manna di Sicilia
Semogue 610
Witch hazel, Nivea Sensitive ASB

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Prep: Warm Shower-Stirling Bath Soap-Scots Pine Sheep
Soap: Chiseled Face Ghost Town Barber
Razor: Gillette “Black Beauty” Super Adjustable
Blade: Vintage Schick Plus Platinum (Shave #2)
Brush: Knotsinyourhead/Whipped Dog Silvertip-20mmx48mm
Aftershave: Chiseled Face Ghost Town Barber

WTG-XTG-ATG (adjusted angles for my beard)

Chiseled Face Ghost Town Barber today. 20 seconds to load the Knotsinyourhead/Whipped Dog Silvertip brush. Easy, thick, slick, lather. Vintage Schick Plus Platinum in the Gillette Black Beauty. Excellent smooth, close shave. I finished with Chiseled Face Ghost Town Barber aftershave.


Prep: Hot towel
Pre shave: Prep
Razor: ‘The Rock’ (Rockwell 6S – #3)
Blade: BIC Chrome Platinum
Brush: New Forest Tubby 1 Finest
Soap: Reef Point: Espresso
Post: Cold water rinse / Witch Hazel / L'Occitane Cade After Shave Balm

My last shave of 2017, and Espresso provided the base for a shave that was nothing short of exemplary... Here's to many a fine shave in 2018.. CHEERS!

Feliz Año Nuevo

Rating: 4.5 / 5
Blade: FEATHER Profesional
Brush: PALADIN FALSTAFF 28x53 mm
Lather: B&M Le Grand Chypre
Aftershave: FLOID The Genuine Italian
Additional Care: MYRSOL emulsión​
30 December 2017

Sheffield Cutlery 11/16
Tony Miller Fast Bridle Strop
Ever-Ready 1000 set w/ 2-band Finest
Vintage Williams Tonsorial Shaving Soap
Proraso Wood and Spice After Shave Balm


'64 Tech
Astra SS (5)
Omega Boar
AoS Lemon Soap
Proraso Sandalwood AS

Very good shave today.
I'm really enjoying this Proraso lotion,
It feels and smells wonderful!
AOS can provide a variety of effective lathers. Today I went with no water, straight to face lathering, and added a small amount of water as I lathered. Lather was dense and slick. If you like it with a little more volume, add more water in a bowl or scuttle and it will still be slick. Wish this were Lemon, though...
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Razor: Vikings Blade The Chieftain
Blade: Voskhod (5)
Brush: Vikings Blade White Knight
Preshave: Proraso Red
Shaving Soap: Lea Classic (New)
Aftershave1: Humphreys unscented WH
Aftershave2: Proraso Red IMG_0531.JPG
Proraso Green Pre Shave cream
Le Pere Lucien
H.L. Thater 4376/3 Silver Tip
11/16 Le Grelot #361 "The Lord Barber"
Tony Miller 3' Heirloom Steerhide Strop
Omega Alum Stick
Nivea Post Shave Balm

Proraso Green Pre Shave Cream
Cyril R. Salter "French Vetiver"
Muhle Synthetic Silver Tip Travel Brush
Merkur Open Comb Travel Razor
Gillette 7:00 Yellow (1)
Shavex Alum Block
Aqua Velva "Musk"
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