Given you have the time..What is your POST-SHAVE ritual?

Discussion in 'Skincare' started by tazorac, May 10, 2016.

  1. tuxxdk

    tuxxdk International Penguin of Mystery

    My ritual is very sparse, so sparse it's not a ritual to me but just the way it's done.

    Warm rinse, followed by a cold one, then apply the after shave (balm/splash/cream/etc.) of choice. Done.
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  2. swarden43

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

    Just 3.
  3. GatorJoe

    GatorJoe Well-Known Member

    Exactly how I do it.
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  4. klaas.swiers64

    klaas.swiers64 New Member

    Cold water rinse, Witch Hazel, balm, splash on the aftershave, coffee ( lots of it)

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  5. Rusty blade

    Rusty blade The Good Humor Man

    Warm facecloth to remove any remaining soap
    Witch Hazel
    Homemade balm of coconut oil and Shea butter
    Pause to admire results in mirror
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  6. Herm2502

    Herm2502 off to elf practice

    Yep, this is TSD, you've got to spell it out or we'll go of on a tangent.

    SHAVEWIZARD420 Well-Known Member

    This is the best answer so far lol.
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  8. preidy

    preidy Just call me Dino

    Cold water rinse, alum, cold water rinse, balm (air dry) then finish with after shave.
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  9. Sara-s

    Sara-s This Pun for Hire

    I left out a part before. After I'm done, I sacrifice a goat.
  10. Mr. Freeze93

    Mr. Freeze93 Prefers the baby blue dress

    If I don't have time for my post shave or anything else I don't shave. Sharp instrument's and rushing is asking for trouble. I butcher myself enough just taking my time so if there is a rush I just don't shave.
  11. Bama Samurai

    Bama Samurai with Laser-like Focus Staff Member

    For the win!
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  12. mrchick

    mrchick Odd, Terrible Avatar

    Cold water rinse
    Thayers WH
    After Shave/Cologne
    Admire myself in the mirror.
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  13. barbersurgeon

    barbersurgeon Well-Known Member

    Much similar here. My wh is home doctered w/ eo.
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  14. nikonNUT

    nikonNUT Well-Known Member

  15. Bama Samurai

    Bama Samurai with Laser-like Focus Staff Member

    Cold water, Alum, Veg
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  16. Edwin Jagger Loyalist

    Edwin Jagger Loyalist Active Member

    Cold water, alum on places where I may have nicked myself, aftershave splash from Stirling or captain's choice, then lotion with SPF if it's in the morning or aftershave balm from Stirling if it's the evening.

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  17. 211bma

    211bma Active Member

    Hot water, then cold water (rinse), either Alum or Witch Hazel (astringent), either a balm or a splash (conditioning) some kind of fragrance.

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  18. jmudrick

    jmudrick Well-Known Member

    Cold water unless I've already done a cold water shave, DIY potions for aftershave (Witch Hazel base), and two balms, one oil based, one aloe based.

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  19. mrchick

    mrchick Odd, Terrible Avatar

    Cold water, alum, Witch Hazel or Lucky Tiger, fragrance
  20. stogs189

    stogs189 Member

    Cold water rinse, alum, cold water rinse, Nivea balm, aftershave (not on face)..have not tried witch hazel yet

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