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🍊 🥕 🐅 🏀 🌞 SOTD - “Orange Week” March 27th, 2022 to April 3rd, 2022 🍊 🥕 🐅 🏀 🌞

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Gillette SuperSpeed
Vanderhagen Blade (2nd shave)
Parker Silvertip
Proraso Wood & Spice cream
DirtyBird Scuttle
Thayer’s Rose Witch hazel
Proraso Wood & Spice Balm
Proraso Wood & Spice cologne
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1) Great Britain: Brush Simpson Trafalgar T3.
2) USA: Shaving Cream Gillette Pure Tube.
3) USA: Razor Gillette MiLord.
4) Germany: Razor Blade Bolzano.
5) France: Alum Block Osma.
6) France: Aftershave Balm Gillette Sensitive Skin Soothing Aftershave Balm.
7) India: Aftershave Splash Gillette Arctic Ice Bold Aftershave Splash.
8) USA: Lather Bowl Captain’s Choice Copper Lather Bowl.
 

Sunday 4/3​

  • RAZOR: Rockwell 6c rosegold
  • BLADE: Personna platinum (1)
  • BRUSH: DS Cosmetics 26mm synthetic
  • CREAM: Proraso Green
  • POST: Cold water rinse followed by Dickinson's enhanced Witchhazel and Clubman Whiskey Woods AS to finish
First shave with the 6c in Rosegold that I bought for myself as a birthday gift and what better day for it then my birthday 🎂
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Pre
Face wash with Cera Ve Hydrating Facial Cleaner
Soap/Cream
Ethos Lavender
Brush
Paladin Chief
Bowl
Captain’s Choice Copper
Razor
Timeless SB .68
Blade
Personna Medical Prep
Aftershave
Thayers WH & Ethos Skinfood
Fragrance
TOBS Sandalwood
Rating
10/10
Comments
61st shave with the Ethos Lavender. The brush today is a Paladin Chief. This is a large brush that works great for my four-pass face and two-pass head shave. This is the fifth shave with the Timeless/Med Prep combo. As usual, the Timeless/Med Prep combo is great. I will try to get another shave with the blade. A nice BBS shave with little effort. Have a great day, folks.
 
DE SOTD, Sunday April 3rd 2022, A different kind of shave this morning with a Yaqi Beast 2 variant. Good change up for a Sunday and was putting some of my Yaqi razors to a different use in experimenting.

Razor : Yaqi Beast 2 variant- Mfg 2022, Mellon head top cap with a Flipside base plate, lots of blade feel, nice smooth shave. Nothing over the top for blade exposure or feel. Feels like Gillette Fatboy on setting 9 for blade feel. Excellent shave this morning on 24 hr growth.
Blade :Gillette 7oClock SP, black(2) excellent blade, sharp & smoooth with reasonable
Soap :Razorock Lavender- great lavender scent with excellent lather qualities.(discontinued)
Brush :Yaqi 24mm timber wolf mysterious space handle- excellent lather generator, cloud like soft tips, nice scrubber + excellent painter.
Pre shave : (Dedicated Cashmere synthetic)Brush wash whole face with CeraVe hand bar cleanser with a dollop of clear Aloe Vera on the cleaned beard area.
Prep : Cold water rinse after each pass of 2 + pickups. WTG + ATG + pickups.
Post shave : Razorock King Louis AS with aftershave + a dollop of CeraVe moisturizing lotion(scentless)
Results :CCS,DFS,BBS + no irritation + no weepers=:a17:Excellent shave with my Yaqi Beast 2 variant with a 7oClock SP.
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Have some great shaves!
 
Sunday SOTD- quick two-pass for a DFS result, no mishaps and it's nice to be in my southern shave den:

Razors: Maxwell June twinned DE- more blade feel than I recall with the GSB, we'll see if it smooths out
Blades: GSB (1)
Brush: SOC boar
Soap/Cream: WK Dance of Agrumes
Post-shave: cold rinse, splash of WK Dance of Agrumes, ahh...

Have a great day!

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Pre: Cold Water and Proraso White
Razor: Rockwell 6C (R2)
Blade: Feather (3)
Brush: Mühle STF L
Soap: The Goodfellas Smile Furiah
Post: Cold Water and Alum
ASB: L'Oreal After Shave Balm
AS: The Goodfellas Smile Furiah

Again a nice shave with the exception of a small cut near my Adam's apple because
of a really dumb inattentive by myself...even on R2 you need a little bit of concentration...

I wish you all a nice day.
 
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Razor: VIC Lather Catcher
Blade: Personna GEM PTFE Stainless Steel Blade
Brush: Rudy Vey 2022 B & B Contributor Brush
Pre-Shave: Proraso White
Lather: Caswell-Massey Newport
Aftershave: LBCC Historical Bay Rum Aftershave
Additional Care:
Thayers Facial Tonic Witch Hazel Rose Petal
Imperial Leather Talcum Powder
 
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