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SOTD September 6, 2010 through September 12, 2010

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djh

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Monday morning:

Da Eagle
Da Fat
Futur + Derby
Speick ASB
Blenheim Bouquet Cologne

I wish all of your Gentlemen a great week!
 
Haven't posted here in a long time but for Monday...

6/8 Bismarck
Duke 2 in Best
PC Rose
Plain Witch Hazel
 
"The Celebrated Fine India Steel Razor" 5/8 wedge<>Semogue SOC<>Speick Soap<>Speick Splash<>Jason's natural ASB<>D&G pour Homme​


This beast was a real nightmare to hone, but the results were worth it.
The steel was so smooth, almost as smooth as my face is right now...

Have a wicked week, gentlemen :thumbup1:
 
Gillette Fusion Power
La Roche-Posay's Lipikar face soap
Gillette Series Scrub Gel
Clarins pré shave oil
Omega 632 Shaving Brush
Muso Real Shaving Cream mixed with Gillette Series Shaving Gel
Clarins After Shave Energizer
NewPeptin Cosmeceuticals Men’s Eye Contour Cream
Lab Series Daily Moisture Defense Lotion SPF15
Eau de Toilette : Olivier Polge’s DIOR HOMME



 
Monday September 6, 2010 Labor Day in America

Merkur HD
Astra Superior Platinum Blade
Somerset Era Simpson Tulip 4
DR Harris Almond Shaving Soap
DR Harris Pink Aftershave
Tabac Hair Cream
 

Brush: Thäter chubby 26 mm
Soap: Golddachs Spezial
Razor: Mühle GRF 2009
Blade: Streamline
Aftershave: Prince Classic
 

guenron

Moderator Emeritus
  • Pils $$ with an Iridium
  • Savile Row 3128
  • Roger et Gallet L'Homme Exquisite Shaving Bowl
  • Roger et Gallet L'Homme After Shave Splash
 
TOBS Sandalwood
Rooney 3/1 Pure
1957 Gillette Flare Tip Super Speed
Shark Blade

Happy Labor Day Guys !!
 
2010.IX.06
Monday:


Merkur HD w/ Bleue Extra (3)
Semogue 1450 boar
Woods of Windsor SS
Swiss Pitralon AS
[Tabac EdC]


Cheers,
Vasco

 
Gem Featherweight
CVS blade (2)
Semogue 1250 boar
PC Old Spice SS
SCS Blue Line Menthol
Old Spice Classic Cologne

Great way to finish out the 3-day weekend. Happy BBQ-ing everyone!
 
MWF Hand Soap,
MWF SS/GFT GFT SC....Superlathered, :biggrin1:
Simpsons Eagle G3 / TGN 21mm UK Super,
Merkur 38c / IP(2),
Alum Block,
GFT Limes SF,
Banana Republic Classic EDT.
 
NEW short comb
Lord Super Stainless
TOBS pure badger
Penhaligons Blenheim Bouquet SS (new formula)
Witch Hazel
Penhaligons Blenheim Bouquet EDT

Have a good Labor Day!
 
Monday Evening:

Razor: HD
Blade: Derby Extra (2)
Soap: QED Fresh Limes
Brush: Vulfix 1000a
A/S: Blue Stratos
ASB: Gaia Organic
 
Pre-Shave: Hot shower + Stephan's Conditioning Smooth Shave Creme
Razors: 6/8" C'Mon HF, Hollow, Spike point
Brush: 23mm Shavemac Silvertip Badger
Überlather: Al Raz' custom "Da Bomb" (Scent: Cloves/Orange/Cinnamon)
Astringent: Thayers Witch Hazel (Lavender, no alcohol)
Post-shave: Trumper's Limes Skin Food
Facial Moisturizer: Trumper's Facial Moisturizer
Cologne: Penhaligon Love Potion #9
Result: This is the first appearance of this C'Mon, which was also my first eBay purchase ($46). I was pleasantly surprised by my purchase :001_smile - it is only missing the "C'Mon lettering/inlay on the blade, but "thewatermark" has kindly offered to give his extra scale that has this so I can send to Max for transfer, provided I give him the "end" inlays. Thanks Matt :wink2:). The razor was in dirty (grime, grease, etc...) condition with a little bit of light rust/pitting on the blade. MAAS to the rescue. A few laps on the stones (Naniwa 1k, Coticule and Escher) brought out a wickedly sharp and smooth edge and made it look like what you see in the picture. Al's dense formulation of the custom Bomb was fabulous and the scent out of this world. This was a great start to a brand new SOTD week. The C'Mon delivered a very satisfyingly first class shave :thumbup:.

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Enjoy a fantastic labor day gentlemen :001_smile.
 
Monday:
Edwin JaggerDE89/Timor blade, Simpson Eagle3 Best,Speick s.c. and a.s. balm
Nivea sensitive moisturiser, Scent: Geranium Pour Monsieur (Frederick Malle)

 
Wester Bros. 4/8 (From LarryAndro)
Omega 11575 boar
Mama Bear's Czar's Choice
Razorock
Barbasol Pacific Rush


Okay, this was my first straight shave ever, it took me forever. I need to work on blade angle and I assume eventually I will get faster. On the plus side, no cuts and the right side of my face is BBS (I'm right-handed), left is DFS.
 

beginish

Moderator Emeritus
Labor Day

Simpson Eagle G3 in Best
Moss Scuttle
AoS Lavender Soap
Mergress with Gillette Bleue Extra
Feather Kanwa ASB
 
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