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SOTD "FREE WEEK" March 30th - April 5th, 2020

SOTD : 31st March 2020.


Shaving recipe for today.

Prep: Warm shower:/ Imperial Leather ~ Sea Minerals & Black Mint Shower Gel.


Warm wet flannel to my face.

Simple ~ Sensitive Pure Soap Bar.

Brush: Chinese unbranded Horsehair.

Face Lather.

Soap: La Toja Shave Stick.

Blade: Gillette Winner.(3)

Razor: Pearl ~ SBF-11 TTO.


Cold Water Face Rinse./Homemade Lavender, eucalyptus + Tea Tree Oil Witch Hazel Mixture./La Toja ASL.

Aloe Vera Gel.


Another superb indian made razor & blade duo, mowing through my stubble with effortless ease.

The la toja shave stick provided a wonderful slick protective lather in a short space of time,with the chinese horsehair brush,which i forgot to add to the photo,anyway i had enough lather for the full shave without re-applying the stick to my face, leaving a great post shave feel.

Another pleasurable 3 pass + pick ups near BBS shave with no errors to report.

Finishing to the shave off with a generous dollop of Aloe Vera Gel.

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

Stay safe, and enjoy your day ladies & gentlemen.:cool:

Tuesday‌ ‌03.31.20‌ ‌SOTD‌

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Gillette British Aristocrat #66 in case
Personna‌ ‌Platinum‌ ‌Chrome‌ ‌Israeli‌ ‌Red‌ ‌(3)‌
Frank‌ ‌Shaving‌ ‌2‌ ‌Band‌ ‌Finest‌ ‌Badger‌ ‌Extra‌ ‌Long‌ ‌Handle‌
Chiseled Face Sherlock Shaving Soap
Chiseled Face Sherlock Aftershave Splash

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Date:- 31 March 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 ~ Leviathan
Razor/Blade:- EJ 3one6 / Wizamet Super Iridium #7
Post/After-shave:- T.N. Dickinson Witch Hazel Astringent mixed into the 240ml bottle with Natural Glycerin (20 drops) & Tea Tree Antiseptic (10)
Tue 31 SOTD
Cream TOBS
Brush Yaqi 24mm Silvertip
Razor EJ DE89
Blade Treet Platinum 4th
Post & Aftershave
Ice water
Thayers Lemon Special Mix
PAA Cavendish
Good face lather results. Creamy and slick. Very nice aromatic scent.
This EJ DE89 is my 1st DE razor and my safe go to everytime. When paired with a good blade...nice smooth shave!
3+1pass ATG, XTG/ATG, ATG & ATG. Ice water rinse then apply special Thayers. No weepers nor irritation today, phewww! BBS 98% result and rating of 9.8/10
My best friend kindergarten on recently passed away after a long battle with cancer. Although we remained close all of our lives shaving was never in our conversation until he became sick and I spent more time with him. Turns out he and I were both DE and SE shavers and he had posted tons of SOTD on another forum and was quite the photographer. In his honor I would like to share some of his SOTD posts here, Fair Winds Eric!

Palmolive Stick
Ever Ready 1500
Ever Ready Streamline with Feather SE
Lucky Tiger AS and Face Tonic