SoS: June 6-12 2011

Discussion in 'Shower or Shave of the Day' started by rodd, Jun 5, 2011.

  1. rodd

    rodd Knotty Boy

    Let's see those shaves for the week! As always, bonus points for pictures!

    I will get things started with my gear for tomorrow:

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    Eclipse Red Ring
    7 O'clock Sharp Edge
    Knotty Badger Best
    The Shave Den Dreamsicle soap
    The Shave Den Neroli ASM and Cologne
  2. Bird Lives

    Bird Lives Future Root Beer King of Turkey

    Pardon me, but I've not had the chance to post my shaves over the weekend...So I will now..

    Saturday 7am:
    Arko SS/Arko Max.Comfort SC
    Omega 10029
    1965 Slim Adjustable/Perma-Sharp Super (Day2)
    Arko Nem moisturizer/Arko Aqua AS

    Sunday 7am
    Arko SS/Arko Max.Comfort AS
    Omega 10029
    1952 Steel Black Tip SS/Derby (Day1)
    Arko Nem moisturizer/Arko Aqua AS
    Guerlain Habit Rouge EdT
    Exceptional-Stayed smooth and soft for over 12hrs.

    Monday 11am
    Arko SS/Arko Max.Comfort SC
    Omega 10029
    Eversharp Schick I2 Hydro-Magic
    EMS/Personna (Day1)
    Arko Nem moisturizer/Arko Aqua AS
    Guerlain Habit Rouge EdT

    Uncanny Close, and so easy...almost effortless...
  3. Etoyoc

    Etoyoc Backwards

    Monday

    TSD Iced Subzero
    Omega Lucretia Borgia
    Gem G-bar
    Pella Gem (day 1)
    alum, witch hazel
    Osage Rub
    TSD Iced Subzero AS
  4. du212

    du212 Well-Known Member

    Gillette Super Speed+Wilkinson Gillette
    Kent H4
    Kell's Original Ancient Sedona SS
    Proraso ASB

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  5. DLreno

    DLreno Well-Known Member

    Monday, June 6

    59’ Fatboy (setting 8)
    Derby Extra (day 3)
    TSD Blue Juniper SS
    Vulfix 2235 Super
    Superior 70 Menthol
    Superior 70
  6. crackstar

    crackstar Israeli Ambassador to TSD

    Menthol Monday:

    Omega Wooden Handle
    Super Speed/Rapira day 6
    Williams Menthol SC :love008 :love008 :freezing :freezing
    Lubriderm unscented moisturizer
    Alt Innsbruck AS :love008 :love008 :freezing :freezing
    Ralph Lauren Safari EDT

    This Williams Menthol cream smells delicious, and gives a great menthol blast which lasts for quite a while when you leave the bathroom. The Alt Innsbruck's menthol effect is an absolute delight. ;) :D
  7. Nick Freeh

    Nick Freeh Well-Known Member

    Monday, June 06, 2011

    Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
    Razor: Jaggerooney
    Blade: Astra Superior Platinum
    Brush: EJ Best Badger
    Cream: TOBS Avocado
    A/S: Thayer's Lemon Witch Hazel, TOBS No. 74 Victorian Lime Splash
  8. PanChango

    PanChango Not Cute

    Merkur 45 Bakelite
    Lord Racer (2)
    RV Finest
    Godrej Menthol Mist SC
    Alum
    Boosted Superior 70 Bay Rum

    Nice cool shave, but I do not like the Godrej creams. They all have a weird chemically type scent to them that does not agree with me.
  9. fishcrow

    fishcrow Birdman of TSD

    Parker Badger
    Pyhto Expert
    Gillette Tech
    Super Max
    Clubman Pinaud Vanilla
    three passes equals a BBS
  10. Williams Warrior

    Williams Warrior Well-Known Member

    Monday

    EJ89L
    Red Personna (2)
    EJ BBB
    MWF
    Nivea Sensitive balm
    Skin Bracer
    Pinaud Clubman

    The Red Personna's really shine in the EJ, definately will be one of my go to blades.
  11. JCMyers

    JCMyers Member

    Monday:

    Razor - 1962 Gillette Slim
    Blade - Shark Super Chrome
    Brush -Vi-Long Silvertip
    Cream - Lea
    Balm - Lea

    --
    John
  12. Dewaine

    Dewaine Well-Known Member

    Monday:


    Razor: Merkur 38C Barber Pole
    Blade: Shark Super Chrome
    Brush: Omega Boar 10005
    Cream: Arko Maximum Comfort
    ASB: Barclay Crocker sandalwood
    EdT: YSL Jazz



    :happy088
  13. swarden43

    swarden43 "It's your shave. Enjoy it your way."© Staff Member

    Moderator
    Monday

    Prep: Hot shower, soak brush, hand strop blade
    Coffee: Home roasted, fresh ground Rwanda, BLACK
    Cream: Tom's of Maine
    Brush: Vulfix 404, The Grosvenor badger/boar
    Razor: Merkur Futur @ 2.5
    Blade: ASR, day 1, 3+ passes
    Post: Cold water rinse, ice water splash, Dickenson's WH + 2 drops TSD M Bomb, SJ Unforgivable, hand strop blade
    'Stache Wax: Firehouse Wacky Tacky

    Shave Rating: 5 Blades

    Another great shave.
  14. newb

    newb Resident Newb

    Boker Red Injun (for the face)/Vision with Perma-sharp blade (for the head)/MWF/Vulfix 404/Osage Rub
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    Great Shaves today.
  15. Hogrider

    Hogrider Member

    Shave of the Day

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    ...of the Day

    Hot Shower + Proraso preshave cream
    Wadsworth 5/8 spike pnt. Stropped on 1 micron diamond paste and CrOx
    Semogue Hogs hair brush
    C.O. Bigelow in scuddle
    Pinaud Clubman

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  16. NoahG

    NoahG Member

    Menthol Monday Miracle
    Pre: TSD Iced SubZero Preshave
    Soap:TSD Iced SubZero SS
    Razor: Schick adjustable injector 7/5/1
    Schick blade (shave 4 or 5)
    Brush: Plisson EW
    AS: Aqua Velva Ice Sport + Extra Menth Head Super Boost

    What a great shave. I waited until after work to shave since I was expecting the latest TSD Store box, but the weather had my head aching so bad I was nauseous. In a different thread Joanna told me that the ISZ themed Menthol Monday would make my headache go away and she was right!
    The Pre Shave was really great and a little really does go a long way! The Plisson easily whipped up the best lather I've gotten so far off the TSD soap. The sweet notes of the Aqua Velva Ice Sport were a perfect accompaniment to the sweet mint smell of the ISZ.

    Side Note: Saturday was an amazing shave with the Fat Boy cranked up to 9 and Gillette 7O'C SP Blue . Sunday I broke out the EJ DE86 with a Voskhod and struggled to get a good shave. The Jagger is definitely the prettiest razor I have, but something about it just doesn't work for me.
  17. Books

    Books Active Member

    Prep: Hot Shower
    Brush: Simpson Duke 3 Best
    Cream: TOBS Mr. Taylor
    Razor: Washington Cutlery 'King of Whiskers' 5/8ths
    Toner: Thayer Rose W.H.
    A/S: Pinaud Clubman
  18. MRast01

    MRast01 Well-Known Member

    Monday:

    Gillette 1958 TV Special Flair Tip SS
    Gillette Super Thin
    VDH "luxury" badger
    C.O. Bigelow SC
    Proraso Splash
  19. Dridecker

    Dridecker Sherlock Staff Member

    Moderator
    Shave Of The Day - June 6th, 2011

    :anifrozen Menthol Monday! :anifrozen​



    • Hot Shower
    • Nix Boar Travel Brush
    • Proraso Green Cream ~ :freezing
    • Lord L6 Razor
    • Gillette Permasharp Blade ~ Day 3
    • Thayers Witch Hazel/Osage Rub Blend
    • TSD A/S Splash ~ Iced Egyptian Spice ~ :freezing :freezing
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    Wow it was miserably hot at work today...

    Came home so tired I just went with a quick Menthol Monday shave, but it was a pretty good one.

    4 tired blades
  20. Etoyoc

    Etoyoc Backwards

    Tuesday:

    Godrej Menthol Mist (last of the tube....)
    #6 horse (knot fell out)
    Yuma (nice and shiny after a polish)
    Voskhod (day 1)
    alum, witch hazel, TSD iced sub zero

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