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Wednesday, July 10

Stirling Bonaparte~~Simpson M7~~Wolfman WR2 1.15 OC/Sharp Star
Have a great day!

Thursday SOTD
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Razor: British Ever-Ready 1912
Blade: Gem PTFE SS (D4)
Brush: Simpson Trafalgar T2 Royal Pearl Sovereign Fibre 24mm
Bowl: Supply Provision Marble 4.5"
Pre-Shave Scrub: PAA Ice Cube 2.0
Pre-Shave Oil: Stirling Island Man
Shave Soap: Ariana & Evans St. Barts Kaizen
Balm: Castle Forbes Lime
Aftershave: Tiki Bar Soap Walk the Plank

SOTD: 11th July 2023.


Shaving Recipe for today.

Prep: Warm shower:/Cien Moisture Shower Gel.

Cold wet flannel to my face.
Cien PURE Fragrance Free Sensitive Bar Soap.
Brush: Fine 24mm Synthetic.
Bowl Lather.
Bowl: Tesco's Ceramic 'Cosmo' Side Bowl.
Lather: Arko Maximum Comfort Shaving Cream.
Blade: Feather Hi Stainless. (D2)
Razor: 1970's Gillette Aluminium Handle Tech S4. (ENG)

Cold Water Face Rinse./Cold water face wash with brush squeezing's, /Alum Rub./Cold Water Rinse./Homemade (~Spring/Summer mix~) Lemon, Eucalyptus, Tea Tree, Essential Oils.5 Menthol Crystals Mixed Together With Care+Witch Hazel./Gillette Blue ASL./Cien Men Sensitive ASB.


Early morning shave,

Another superb shave from the 70's Tech/Feather Hi Stainless duo. I will carry on with the Feather blade in my next weeks SOTD set ups.

A comfortable 2 pass + pick ups silky smooth shave with no errors to report.

Finishing the shave off with a few small dollops of Cien Men Sensitive ASB.

My face is feeling cool smooth & smelling divine.😉

Keep safe, and enjoy your day ladies & gentlemen.😎


Check Out Chick
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1) Italy: Brush Badger and Blade LE Boar brush.
2) USA: Shaving Soap Long Rifle Bay Rhum Shaving Soap.
3) England: Razor Gillette 1950’s Ball End Tech.
4) India: Razor Blade Gillette 7 O’clock Green.
5) France: Alum Block Osma.
6) Poland: Aftershave Balm Nivea Men Deep Moisturiser with Black Carbon.
7) Spain: EDT Nautica Blue.

Razor: Fatip Piccolo
Blade: Shark Super Chrome (2nd use)
Brush: Omega S-Brush S10019
Soap: Proraso White
Aftershave: Proraso Green
EDT: Adidas Pure Game

Second go with the Super Chrome/Fatip (was in a rush and didn't want to faff around putting it in another razor). Ok comfort, no irritation or blood, but not very close result at all. Tried re-centring the blade after last shave, better but still not even, I think Lords/Sharks are a no-go in this Fatip in the future.
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Face wash with Cera Ve Face Soap
Haslinger Sandelholz Rasierseife Beruhigend (tallow formula)
Paladin PK 47
Captains Choice Copper & Old Spice Shaving Mug
Henson AL+++
Personna Medical Prep
Thayers WH & Every Man Jack ASB
Mont Blanc
This is the second day I used my Henson: Henson AL+++ razor with a Personna Medical Prep blade. The shave with the more aggressive Henson was very close. No touch-ups were needed for a BBS shave. Today’s brush is another badger brush: the Paladin PK 47. The brush produced a nice rich lather. This was the 59th use of the Haslinger soap. The soap is nearing the end of its use. I posted a photo of the soap yesterday in the 3017 thread. Have a good day, folks.
Thursday Morning Shaving Junket

I'm pleasantly surprised that the vintage Valet blade is still going strong after three uses.
Lothur Samber is a beautiful aromatic that never disappoints.

Valet Autostrop VC2 (Unmodified)
Valet Vintage Blade (3X)
Lothur Grooming Samber Soap
Frank Shaving 20mm Boar Brush
PAA Good Vibrations Splash

Pinaud Classic Vanilla Aftershave

Hey there!
Today's shave was the following:
  • Razor: Fatip Piccolo Slant
  • Blade: Gillette Nacet (10)
  • Lather: Wars cream (it's a Polish one, tried it recently, very good)
  • Brush: Proraso/Omega brush
  • AS: Omega Alum stone + Fine lotion, Italian Citrus

2 passes: across + against = BBS shave. Like this gold masterpiece so much! Have a nice day, gents
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