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SOTD "'TIS THE WEEK BEFORE CHRISTMAS" December 18th - December 24th, 2017

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TUESDAY SOTD ::::: December 19, 2017

Prep: Hot shower w/Neutrogena Men Invigorating Face Wash
Pre-shave Oil: Black Diamond Shaving Co.
Soap: Beaver WoodWright (Black Ship Grooming Co.) Frankincense & Myrrh
Brush: Wolf Whiskers Ginny’s Joy Becky HMW silvertip 24mm
Razor: Rockwell 6S (plate 6)
Blade: Feather New Hi-Stainless (2)
Post Splash: Humphreys Lilac Witch Hazel
Aftershave: 4711

Aftershave Balm: Shaver Heaven Vanilla Oak

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Nice and festive!

Brush: Simpson Duke 3 Best
Soap: Mystery Soap
Razor: Adams OC
Blade: Super-Max Platinum
A/S: Vintage Avon Öland
Cologne / Fragrance: English Leather

Proraso Green Pre Shave Cream
Cyril R. Salter French Vetiver
Matthew Marting Silver Tip
Edwin Jagger DE-89L
Feather (5)
Omega Alum Stick
Clubman Original
Pecksniff's Lemon, Cedar, & Amber Balm
Penhaligon's English Fern
Prep: Warm Shower-Stirling Bath Soap-Scots Pine Sheep
Soap: Cold River Soap Works “Original” Bergamot & Bay
Razor: Gillette Fat Boy
Blade: Vintage Gillette Platinum-Plus (Shave #2)
Brush: Maggard Marble Synthetic-24mmx56mm
Aftershave: Country Club Classic Fougere

WTG-XTG-ATG (adjusted angles for my beard)

CRSW Bergamot & Bay today. 20 seconds to load the Maggard Synthetic brush. Easy, thick, slick, lather. Vintage Gillette Platinum-Plus in the Gillette Fat Boy. Excellent smooth, close shave. I finished with Country Club Classic Fougere aftershave.



Pre-shave: Clarins Men Facial Cleanser
Razor: Q Shave Futur Clone
Blade: Personna Lab Blue
Brush: Vulfix Boar/Badger Grosvenor
Soap: Truefitt & Hill Grafton Shave Cream
Aftershave: Alum/ Kiehl’s Blue Astringent Herbal Lotion/D.R. Harris Arlington
Balm: Anthony Facial Moisturizer
Razor: Fattip Piccolo
Blade: Polisilver Iridium (2)
Brush: Simpson
Lather: Wholly Kaw Monaco Royale
Aftershave: Wholly Kaw Monaco Royale AS
Additional Care:
Wholly Kaw Monaco Royale AS Balm
Sterling Lemon Chill Balm
SV Pre-Shave Butter

The Fattip and Polsilver were great together. I think the blade was better on this second use than the first.

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SOTD Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Prep: Shower/Warm face towel
Soap: Crown King Atomic Age Bay Rum
Lather Bowl: Pigeon Forge Pottery
Razor: Parker Variant
Blade: Shark Super Chrome
Brush: PAA Atomic Rocket Synthetic
Post: PAA Alum / Crown King Atomic Age Bay Rum Star Jelly
Talc: Clubman
Aftershave: Atomic Age Bay Rum Aftershave
SOTD 2017-12-20

Hot water
Fatip Classic Testina Gentile
Gillette Wilkinson Sword blade (1)
HJM 41P23 pure bristle
Erasmic Lather shave cream
STR8 Red Code aftershave

Wahl Hairclipper with no1 attachment and then zero-
Arco shave stick
Omega 49 Boar
1962 Gillete slim twist (shimmed for an experiment) Very close shave, but not a permanent arrangement...

7 o'clock blade
Sorbet aftershave balm mixed with Old Spice Original
Twas the night of the Christmas party when all thro' the house the Mountain Man was shaving while listening to Strauss

Prep - long hot shower & steam after spending some time on the snowmobile
Lather - TOBS Eton
Brush - Omega #6223
Razor - Muhle R89 w/tortoise handle
Blade - Astra platinum...cooled in a fresh snowball
Post - home brew witch hazel tonic
Scent - Tabac original...after not wearing it for a while I forget how much I like it

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SOTD, Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Shower at gym + glycerin soap face lather and rinse
P.160 Tipo Morbido shave soap
Muehle badger brush
Feather Artist Club folding shavette razor + Proguard blade
Cool washcloth rinse
Trumper's Skye aftershave

Date: 21 December 2017 "SOTM"

Pre: - Cold Water straight from the tap
Brush: - Yaqi Mysterious Space Tuxedo Synth. 26/57mm bulb knot
Lather: - Route 66 ~ Lavender Woods 4x
Bowl: - Captain's Choice
Razor: - Schöne Italian Open Comb
Blade: - Treet Platinum #3
Post: - Thayers Witch Hazel / Lucky Tiger Aftershave & Face Tonic
Fragrance: - L'eau D'issey Pour Homme
Proraso Green Pre/Post
Chicago Handle APShaveCo 24mm Cashmere Knot
Barrister and Mann 42
Gillette NEW Short Comb / Schick Plus Platinum (3)
Thayers Superhazel ~ Proraso Green Pre/post ~ Barrister & Mann 42 AS
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