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SOTD "FREE WEEK" December 30th - January 5th, 2020

Whiterook

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Razor: Rex Supply Ambassador
Blade: Gillette Silver Blue
Brush: Ever-Ready 250 Pure Badger Cased
Pre-Shave: Cremo Brushless Shaving Cream
Lather: Long Rifle Brown Bess
Aftershave: Pinaud Brandy Spice
Additional Care:
Thayers Facial Tonic Witch Hazel Unscented
Pinaud Finest powder
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SOTD (# 8/2020)
14-01-2020

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Preshave: Proraso White preshave cream
Brush: Omega Synthetic 46138 Hi Brush 24/57
Soap: Stirling Soap "Hipster"
Razor: Gillette Slim Adjustable
Blade: Wilkonson Sword /Germany (6)
Postshave: ice cold german tap water, Nivea Sensitive Aftershave Balm.
 

Wednesday SOTD

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Razor: 1946/1947 Gillette Aristocrat
Blade: Rapira Swedish SuperSteel (D3)
Brush: Semogue 1305
Scuttle: Yoresh
Pre-Shave Scrub: MRGO Lime
Pre-Shave Balm: GroomingDept Eucalyptus & Spearmint
Shave Cream: Fitjar Villmann
Balm: Organic Shea Butter
Aftershave: Barrister & Mann Beaudelaire
 
Today's Wednesday Shave;
  • Rockwell 6S Jet Black (R6, R5, and R4)
  • Derby Usta (1)
  • Shannon's Soaps Black Magic
  • VdH Bowl
  • Fine Lather Bowl
  • Zenith B19
  • Gentleman Jon's Alum Block
  • Brut AS
  • Brut Splash On
  • Brut EdC
  • Brut Antiperspirant Deodorant
  • Million Dollar Hair Tonic
  • Clubman Body Powder
  • Clubman Firm Hold Pomade
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The soap is almost empty....so it is time to look for a new DG-soap 😊 :thumbup1:

Soap : Declaration Grooming - Sellout
Sotd : 15-01-2020
Razor : Rex – Ambassador
Blade : Personna (2)
Brush : Razorock - Plissoft
Scuttle : Mkeramiek
Aftershave Balm : GEO. F. Trumper – Spanish Leather
Eau de Toilette : Ralph Lauren – Polo Blue

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Date:- 15 January 2020

Pre-shave:- Cold Water straight from the tap
Bowl/Scuttle:- Captain's Choice
Brush:- WCS Two-Tone Tall (Blue & White) Extra Dense Synth. 26/56mm knot
Soap/Cream:- Barrister & Mann ~ Nordost
Razor/Blade:- Muhle R41 with iKon Bulldog / Astra Superior Platinum #1
Post/After-shave: T.N. Dickinson Witch Hazel Astringent mixed into the 240ml bottle with Natural Glycerin (20) & Tea Tree Antiseptic (10)
Tipple:- Johnnie Walker Double Black

OMG! I LOVE my Muhle R41 attached to an iKon Bulldog handle which I haven't been using it for a very long time, almost a whole year (a real shame), the whole shave was truly magnificent giving my face feels a super smooth and a very close shave as a
without any nicks or cuts or irritation and razor burn.

The B&M Nordost doesn't smell smoky or smoked enough in the background, because, I get more orange smell throughout my whole shave which isn't very strong at all. A real shame for the B&M Nordost shaving soap with not enough smoky smell in the background to blend into the orange scent with my favourite scotch whisky throughout the shave is Johnnie Walker Double.

Johnnie Walker Double is a smoky whisky with a hint of orange, clove, caramel, spicy and vanilla, a good combination together with B&M Nordost and a very enjoyable and a magnificent shave with the Muhle R41.

As for the B&M Nordost needs to improved a bit further in the smoky orange background scent without the overpowering burning smell of charcoal wood-like similar to Stirling Texas on Fire which is pretty strong.
 
Wednesday 01.15.20 SOTD

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Pre' De Provence Artisanal French Soap lather and rinse
Schick Eversharp Type G8 Injector Razor
Schick Injector Razor Blade (8)
Maggard 22mm Aluminum Handle 2-Band Badger
Pre de Provence shave soap
Pre de Provence Sante Green Tea

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Wednesday
Prep: Warm Shower-Stirling Scots Pine Sheep
Soap: Chiseled Face Summer Storm
Razor: Gillette NEW Short Comb
Blade: Personna Med Prep (9)
Brush: Thater 2-Band Silvertip-26mmx55mm
Aftershave: Anucci Sport EdT

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

Chiseled Face Summer Storm today. 20 seconds to load the Thater 2-Band Silvertip brush. Easy, thick, slick, lather. Personna Med Prep still in the vintage Gillette NEW Short Comb. Excellent smooth, close, shave. I finished with Anucci Sport EdT.

Bob

 
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