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SOTD "FREE WEEK" January 25th - January 31st, 2021

Jgreenepa

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TUESDAY ‌01/26/21 SOTD
Gillette ‘66 L4 Flare-Tip Super-Speed Set (last year/quarter)
Gillette‌ 7 O'clock SharpEdge Yellow
‌RazoRock Faux Horn Disruptor Synthetic
Ariana & Evans Ouddiction Shaving Soap
Ariana & Evans Ouddiction Afrweshave Splash

Awesome background bokeh!
 
SOTD, Tue, Jan 26th 2021

Razor: Gem G bar- MFG1953-58,<mid range, Great razor and a nice razor in the hand with its finger flange at the end for comfort.
Blade: Gem Personna SS PTFE (4) excellent blade, very sharp, smooths out nicely with great longevity & predictable.
Soap: Tabac- nice mild clean flowery scent, with excellent lather qualities & good post shave feel IMO.
Brush: Yaqi tuxedo knot 24mm black marble- :001_wub: , loft 54mm, great lather creator, soft cloud like tips, some back bone & excellent lather painter.
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 Emperor(RR Creed Adventis version) with witch hazel + a dollop of Nivea balm.(-20C today)
Results: CCS,DFS,BBS + no irritation+ no weepers =:a17:Excellent shave with my Gem G bar + a coated SS Gem blade.

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Have some great shaves! Stay & think safe in these times!
 
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Razor: G-FOCS
Blade: Gillette Minora stainless 2nd use
Brush: Yaqi Sagrada Familia 22mm Two Band
Soap: Colonel Conk Bay Rum
Post: Alum, generic Witch Hazel, TOBS Bay Rum
Result: BBS, 2 weepers

The Minora is smoothing out nicely so I pushed for BBS - a bit to hard - and received 2 weepers in my usual trouble spot. Other than that it worked fine in my FOCS but is not in the same league as my go to Perma-Sharps.
 

Whiterook

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Razor: Rex Supply Ambassador
Blade: The Blade (Personna) Stainless Steel
Brush: Frank Shaving G4 Synthetic striped handle
Pre-Shave: Proraso White
Lather: Long Rifle Bay Rhum
Aftershave: Long Rifle Bay Rhum Shave Tonic
Additional Care:
Thayers Facial Tonic Witch Hazel Unscented
Imperial Leather Talcum Powder
 
Had a very close shave this night with Star deluxe shovelhead razor,Ptfe Gem blade 8 use,Palmolive lather was very protective and great slickness as always,very happy with this shave and at the end Denim original aftershave damn what a great aftershave love very strong scent of it and finished with Solea balm.Very happy with this shave gents wish you all nice evening i am smooth! 😁😎✌


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