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SOTD "FREE WEEK" December 2nd - December 8th, 2019


Charcoal Goods Level 2/Wilkinson :: Elite Amber Manchurian :: Beaver Woodwright :: Lucky Tiger
 
Monday SOTD 12/02/19
Soap: No. 88
Brush: Kent BLK4
Razor: Edwin Jagger 3one6
Blade: Perma-Sharp (Not the Super)
Aftershave: Floris Santal
Happy Shaving All!​

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kjbarth

Contributor
Monday DECember 2

First shave of the month. Not sure what my focus is yet but starting with a razor and brush that are new to me.

Bowl/Scuttle - GP12
Soap - MWF
Brush - 30DC
Blade - GEM SS SE (1)
Razor - TNNSER 3D Clear
Post Shave - OSMA Pierre alum, RR Barbershop Blue A/S

Shave rating 5 of 5

5 days since last shave and I wanted to give these 2 new tools a try. I've got TNNSER 3D's in 2 other colors so was pretty confident in the shave I would get. Wasn't sure about the brush. I really like the handle but this is my first synthetic and I've never lathered with a synthetic. Well, it lathered really well and applied the lather well too. Maybe I won't have to replace the knot. I did a 2 pass shave, WTG and XTG and both passes were excellent, finished BBS. The MWF lathered really well as usual. The alum was a little vocal in a couple spots. Finished up with the Barbershop Blue A/S - I like this scent, just wish it lasted a little longer.

Happy DECember and great shaves everyone.
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SOTD 12/02/2019

Razor: SCHICK INJECTOR L1 NOS (Made in Holland)

Blade: SCHICK Injector made in Holland

Brush: GIBBS vintage 210 restaurada Silvertip

Pre-Shave: Agua caliente

Lather: WELEDA crema

Aftershave: WELEDA locion

Additional Care:

WELEDA bálsamo​
 
Birthday SOTD
12/02/2019

Razor: Ever-Ready Lather Catcher
Blade: Gem PTFE coated
Brush: Deadpool Whipped Dog 30mm Badger
Pre-Shave: Dr. Bronner's Lavender Soap
Lather: Williams Mug Soap
Aftershave: Avon Leather
Additional Care: Thayer's Witch Hazel

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Tuesday SOTD

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Razor: Rockwell Gunmetal Model-T
Blade: Gillette Nacet Stainless (D2)
Brush: Semogue Owners Club Badger\Boar Taj Resin 24mm
Bowl: Supply Provision Marble 4.5"
Pre-Shave Scrub: Ginger Garden Enigma
Pre-Shave Balm: GroomingDept Mandarin and Cardamom
Shave Soap: Grooming Dept Ingress
Balm: Luxx Jasmine Lime
Aftershave: Van Yulay Success
 
Birthday SOTD
12/02/2019

Razor: Ever-Ready Lather Catcher
Blade: Gem PTFE coated
Brush: Deadpool Whipped Dog 30mm Badger
Pre-Shave: Dr. Bronner's Lavender Soap
Lather: Williams Mug Soap
Aftershave: Avon Leather
Additional Care: Thayer's Witch Hazel

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Nice! I, too, am a Deadpool fan. A few years ago, I asked Monica Gillam of Van Yulay to make me a Deadpool-themed soap that could be made available to the public. I told her it needed to smell like chimichangas and gunpowder. The real fragrance is latin spices, charred beef, and gunpowder. Amusing to say the least:



 
MONDAY 2 DECEMBER 2019
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CHARCOAL GOODS | L1 DC Torpedo
GILLETTE | Silver Blue (1)
MOON SOAPS | Amaretto Speciale
SEMOGUE | TSN LE Boar
 


Pre-Shave: Kiss my Face Olive Oil Soap, cold water
Razor: Weber PH
Blade: Voskhod (1)
Brush: Rhodium Knots 2-band Silvertip
Lather: Mike's Bergamot, Orange, Ylang-Ylang
Post-Shave: Alum, Thayers Original Alcohol Free Witch Hazel, South Australian Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil

I hope you all have a terrific Tuesday :thumbup:
 


SOTD : 3rd December 2019.


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Shaving recipe for today.



Prep: Warm shower:/ Nivea Men Power Fresh Shower Gel.


Pre:


Warm wet flannel to my face.



Pears ~ Transparent Soap.


Brush: Fine ~ 24mm Synthetic.


Face Lather.


Soap : Fine ~ Fresh Vetiver.



Blade: Rapira Platinum Lux. (1)


Razor: Fatip Grande.


Post:

Cold Water Face Rinse./Homemade Lavender + Tea Tree Oil Witch Hazel Mixture./ Boots ~ Cucumber Moisturising Cream.


Blue Stratos ASL.


Greetings,


Early morning shave.


The fatip grande/ rapira platinum lux duo worked together superbly, mowing through my stubble with ease, the fatip is an efficient but smooth razor paired together with the right blade choice this italian signora performs with wonderful smooth efficiency making the shave a very pleasurable experience.

A wonderfully smooth 3 pass + pick ups near bbs shave with no errors to report.

Finishing to the shave off with a generous Splash of Blue Stratos ASL.

My face is feeling super smooth & smelling devine.;)

Enjoy your day, ladies & gentlemen.😎

 
SOTD - 2019.12.2
Growth: 24h
Brush: ŌKU Kesar by P&P - 25mm two band finest extra density
Soap: Eufros Vertiver
Razor: Gillette Fatboy
Blade: Voskhod
Post: lather face wash, alum, concoction (*), PAA mysterium serum
Passes: 2 - WTG, XTG (3, 3)
Rating: 5/5

(*) witch hazle 50ml, 5ml glycerin, tea tree (10), Argan (25), bergamot (10), pachuli (5), Cocunut oil + CBD (5), menthol crystals - (drops)

Can’t enjoy more this razor. Pared up with the soap and brush a beautiful super smooth fall shave.


Greetings from Santa Rosa, CA
 
Soap : Stirling Soap Co. – Executive Man
Sotd : 03-12-2019
Razor : Rex – Ambassador
Blade : Perma Sharp
Brush : Muhle Badger Silvertip
Balm : Hawkins & Brimble
Eau de Parfum : Guerlain Homme


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Thusday, December 3
Floid, oil pre shave
Le Pere Lucien, Vétiver & Bourbon, Edition Bomarzo 64
Omega 3470 tejon silvertip badger
Delafoulhoze K, The Royal Tranchant, 6/8
Fine, lotion aftershave, Green Vetiver
Korres, vetiver root, green tea and cedarwood, aftershave balm.
 
Shave of the day & FFfDecember
Razor:
Merkur Progress
Blade : Rapira Super Stainless #3
Brush: Maseto Silvertip, 27mm knot
Soap: Cella
ASB: Nivea
EDT: Roadster Sport
 
Tuesday 12.03.19 SOTD

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RazoRock Pre Barba Pre Shave Gel
Pal InjectoMatic Injector Razor
Pal Hollow Ground Injector Razor Blade (5)
Yaqi Moka Express 26mm 2-Band Badger
RazoRock "What the Puck?!" Orange Sunrise
RazoRock XXX After Shaving Splash
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3 Dec 19
Razor:
Fendrihan Stainless Steel Gold head
Blade: Gillette Rubie plus (1)
Brush: 22mm RR Plissoft Disruptor
Pre-Shave:
Shower and face wash
Lather: Stirling Eucalyptus mint soap
Aftershave: Stirling Eucalyptus mint AS / Omega shaving balm
Additional Care: Thayer’s WH
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Tuesday SOTD

Ever Ready 1914
GEM PTFE (7)
CBL Tonsorial Money
Vie-Long BGS2012 Butterscotch Beehive Natural Horse
Aqua Velva Ice Blue​
 

Jgreenepa

Contributor
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Day three of Decadent December delivers my Ever Ready Streamline. My favorite Gem razor by far. BBS of both noggin and face. I really like the Gillette Pure Shaving Cream I used. It whipped up a nice thick, creamy, slick protective lather. Great shave that left me feeling cool(5 drops of M-Bomb and Cryogen AS), clean and refreshed. Shaving is my favorite part of the day!

SOTD 12/03/19

RAZOR: Ever Ready Streamline
BLADE: Pella Gem PTFE SS
PREP: Cold water rinse followed by a scrub of both noggin and face with PAA’s Charcoal-Menthol Cube Preshave Soap
BRUSH: Omega Pro48 Boar
CREAM: Gillette Pure
POSTSHAVE: Cold water wash with brush squeezings of both head and face followed by Thayers Lavender WH and finished w/ Chiseled Face Cryogen AS Splash
 
Karve Brass SB G Plate Razor
Kai Stainless (3)
Gillette Pure Shave Cream
Omega Synthetic Boar
Duke Cannon Ice Cold Balm
Krampert's Finest Bay Rum
 
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