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SOTD "FREE WEEK" February 22nd - February 28th, 2021

SOTD, Sunday, February 28, 2021

Razor: Merkur Progress (setting 3.5)
Blade: Voskhod (1)
Brush: Simpson Trafalgar T2
Pre-Shave: Neutrogena Men Razor Defense Face Scrub
Lather: Long Rifle Soap Company Brown Bess
Aftershave: Proraso Eucalyptus and Menthol
Additional Care:
Alum Block
Thayers Witch Hazel Astringent (unscented)
Hugo Boss
cold water splash


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Sunday Schick shave, Feb 28th 2021

Razor: Schick golden 500 injector with hydro magic-MFG 1957-64 Great mild razor, handle is the longest of all my razors 5 3/8".
Blade: Personna SS PTFE injector(9) excellent blade, very sharp, great longevity smooths out over time, predictable.
Soap: Speick, has a nice mid range spice scent with good lather qualities, reasonable post shave feel.
Brush: Yaqi Chianti's 24mm knot- excellent lather generator, cloud like soft tips with gentle scrub + great lather painter.
Pre shave: Brush wash whole face with CeraVe hand bar cleanser a 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: Razorock King Louis Lavender with witch hazel + a dollop of Nivea balm.
Results: CCS,DFS,BBS + no irritation + no weepers = :thumbup: great shave with my Schick Golden 500 with hydro magic injector with a Personna blade.

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Have some great shaves! Stay & think safe in these times!
 
SOTD - Sunday 28 February 2021



  • Safety Razor: Timeless Razor - Scalloped - 0.68mm - TRH6 - Titanium - Polished
  • Blade: Polsilver - Super Iridium
  • Shaving Brush: Abbate Y La Mantia - Krokos - 26mm Fan (Boar)
  • Shaving Bowl: Yoresh
  • Shaving Soap: Abbate Y La Mantia - Krokos
  • After-Shave: Abbate Y La Mantia - Krokos - Splash
 

Whiterook

Contributor
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Razor: Schick C3 Magazine Repeating Razor
Blade: Schick Injector
Brush: Simpson's Duke 3 Sapphire Special Edition in synthetic
Pre-Shave: Proraso White
Lather: Art of Shaving Sandalwood Cream
Aftershave: Pinaud Brandy Spice
Additional Care:
Thayers Facial Tonic Witch Hazel Unscented
Imperial Leather Talcum Powder
 

Sinnbad11

Contributor
SOTD 2/28
Razor: Blackland Vector
Blade: Kai Captain Pink
Brush: Zenith 31mm Boar
Soap: Shannon's Lemongrass Lavender
Aftershave: Shannon's Lemongrass Lavender
Quite the luxurious combo here. This soap embodies spring in my mind and it was 65 and sunny in nw ohio today. I like to think spring is just around the corner but I doubt it.
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SOTD 02/28/2021

Rating:
5 / 5

Razor: Shavette KAI CAPTAIN Excelia estilo japonés

Blade: FEATHER PROGUARD

Brush: DANIDOM profesional grande cerda

Pre-Shave: Ducha caliente

Lather: Wickham NAZARENO Note

Aftershave: VITOS ACQUA DI GI

Additional Care:

MYRSOL emulsión
 
PAA Prickly Pear Star Jelly Pre Shave
PAA Amber Aerolite Brush
PAA Hatha shave soap
Schick Butterscotch Handle E3 Injector w/Personna Blade
PAA Mysterium Serum mentholated
PAA The Beach AS
How is Hatha? You don’t see it much because it was a loyalty product. I always wondered how the scent was and what folks thought of it. Thanks.
Steve
 

Vaporstang

Contributor
Sunday's Shave
Prep: Warm shower​
Strop: Tony Miller Premium Steerhide Smooth w/ Linen​
Two pass shave: WTG, ATG/XTG​
Razor: Le Grelot Campiono 309 5/8​
Pre-Shave Cream: Proraso Red Cream, Sandalwood & Shea Butter​
Brush: Rudy Vey B&B 2020 #23/30 w/ Shavemac Finest 22mm​
Soap: Pre de Provence - No. 63 w/ Shea Butter​
Facial Toner: Lucky Tiger After Shave and Face Tonic​
Aftershave Splash: Proraso Red After Shave Lotion, Sandalwood Oil and Shea Butter​
Aftershave Balm: Every Man Jack Fragrance Free Face Lotion and Post-Shave. Menthyl, chamomile, shea butter, vitamin E​

 
Sunday shave

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Prep: Curology Cleanser
Soap: Cella
Brush: Simpson 57 in Best
Razor: Mühle R89 Grande, #9
Blade: Kai, #1 (shimmed)
Post: Alum -> hyaluronic acid -> Brut aftershave

Two passes leading to SAS on my lower neck and DFS everywhere else. Minimal feedback and, for once, no irritation on my neck, which was a nice change of pace for this razor.
 
Jack Black Facial Scrub
Microwaved towel with Thayers Lemon Astingent
Truefitt and Hill Preshave
Semogue TSN 2020 badger 78 of 100 - 5th use. Man this thing is soft and the flow through on the stroke is so smooth. In different light the look of the handle changes bigtime. I have the 3 different knot styles of the Owners Club brushes and this is a super sweet addition to the lineup..........worth the money to get it to me from a different country.
Rockwell 6S on plates 6, 5, 4 and then 2. Never gone to 6 on this blue beauty but I was good.........no cuts or razor burn.......friggin' eh'!!!
Gillette Silver Blue second use blade - in my 7 months or so of DE shaving the Silver Blue is the best all round I have used.
TOBS Royal Forest Shave Cream
Alum block
Proraso Blue Aftershave balm followed by microwaved towel
Thayers Lavender Tone followed by cold towel
Old Spice Aftershave

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