SoS: April 2020

Discussion in 'Shower or Shave of the Day' started by Yehuda D, Mar 31, 2020.

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  1. Ron R

    Ron R Well-Known Member

    I like the steamy mirror mirage. that is amazing what your doing there with your software!
     
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  2. brit

    brit in a box

    awesome gents..
     
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  3. celestino

    celestino Friendly Neighborhood Wetshaver

    30 April 2020

    * Blackbird Brass SB 101
    * Wizamet Iridium Super
    * Shavemac Americana XL Unique 2-Band
    * Mystic Water Bergamot/Cedar/Juniper
    * Unrefined Shea Butter
    * Bergamot/Vetiver EO



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  4. Aztecmike

    Aztecmike Well-Known Member

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    April 29th, 2020

    Neillite 400 Bakelite Razor
    Zorrik Super Platinum (1)
    Ever-Ready 750BN Badger-lon
    Palmolive Classic Shave Stick
    RazoRock Zi' Peppino A/S Splash
     
  5. NCoxSTL

    NCoxSTL AAACK!

    Arko Adjustable April

    April 29
    Razor - 1960 (F4) Gillette Toggle (9)
    Blade - [​IMG] (2)
    Soap - Arko
    Brush - I*V10 Hybrid
    Post - Alum

    Two shaves left in April and they'll both be with the Toggle, starting with this one. Also Arko, of course and tonight we have the I*V10 Hybrid brush. Couldn't resist letting it at the Arko again. Makes lathering ridiculously easy. The Rapira PL is still as sharp as the first use and as smooth as well. Three great passes to a BBS finish with quiet alum. Yep. I like it. If you're a 30DC member please read the rest of the post. If you're not on 30DC, feel free to look at the pretty picture. Thanks!

    I'll be handling Post One for May to open up the month but that will be either very very late tonight (or early in the morning) or tomorrow evening. Those of you waiting on the new month to open just be patient. Working on it. I will announce, though, that we are modifying May a bit this year. As most of you know, May usually equals MAYhem - where the stunt shavers and over the top shaving items that were never meant to shave come out to play. We are going to change things around this year due to the current situation out there and do something on a different note. Now is probably not the time for doing things that are risky and potentially dangerous, even if that is entertaining for many. I hope you'll like what we have planned in its place. More on that when I'm done with the intro.

    Thanks for continuing to support the 30DC with over 8000 posts so far!! You guys are the best. And, in a time when there are a million other things to think about, we're still here doing what we do. Makes me proud. Have a great Thursday!!

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  6. ram57

    ram57 Don't Open til Christmas

    Thank you gentlemen!
     
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  7. hins2jw0

    hins2jw0 Well-Known Member

    April 29th SOTN

    Thanks to @BBS-1, we swapped RR Hawk V3 baseplates so I could try the OC version. A very efficient shave resulted with a Feather Professional blade with a couple slight weepers easily managed by alum. I'm going to try a Schick proline tomorrow. Happy shaves all.

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    Sent from my LYA-L29 using Tapatalk
     
  8. BigD

    BigD Well-Known Member

    Today's Turkish Thursday Shaves;
    • Karve Brass SB (D, C, and B)
    • Derby Usta (1)
    • Arko Soap in a Bowl
    • Captain's Choice Heavy Copper Lather Bowl
    • Zenith B19
    • Arko Gold AS/EdC
    • Arko Comfort ASB
    • Arko Comfort ASC
    • Homemade Hair Tonic
    • Clubman Firm Hold Pomade
    • Every Man Jack Cedarwood Deodorant
    • Clubman Original Body Powder
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  9. novicz

    novicz Well-Known Member

    Gillette 7 o'clock yellow blade
    Charcoal goods razor
    Semogue SOC shaving brush
    Saponifico varesino felce aromatica
    Clubman pinaud aftershave

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  10. brit

    brit in a box

    awesome pic..:)
     
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  11. brit

    brit in a box

    awesome shave and pic..
     
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  12. brit

    brit in a box

    fine turkish shave Mr.D..
     
  13. brit

    brit in a box

    awesome shave and pic Mike,cool razor..
     
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  14. brit

    brit in a box

    fine shaves and pics gentlemen..
     
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  15. SpeedyPC

    SpeedyPC Well-Known Member

    Date:- 30 April 2020

    Pre-shave:- Cold Water straight from the tap
    Bowl/Scuttle:- Captain's Choice
    Brush:- WCS Two-Tone Tall (Blue & White) Extra Dense Synth. 26/56mm knot
    Soap/Cream:- Declaration Grooming ~ After the Rain
    Razor/Blade:- Karve CB Matte SS 'SB-C' / Rapira Platinum Lux #2
    Post/After-shave:- T.N. Dickinson Witch Hazel Astringent mixed into the 240ml bottle with Natural Glycerin (20 drops) & Tea Tree Antiseptic (10)

    Book 4 of 21.
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  16. Shavingexperience

    Shavingexperience Well-Known Member

    What is this soap a super performer! Got a very nice soft creamy slightly fresh scent and the balm is just outstanding!

    Soap : Zingari Man – The NOMAD (Sego)
    SvdD : 30-04-2020
    Razor : Merkur 20C
    Blade : Gilette – Astra Superior Stainless Blue (10)
    Brush : Omega - EVO Silvertip fibre - Special Veteran
    After Shave Balm : Zingari Man – The NOMAD
    Eau de Toilette : Guerlain – Guerlain Homme

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  17. Fiorellini

    Fiorellini Well-Known Member

    Hello
    SOTD 04-30-2020
    Pre-shave: Rituals scrub
    Brush: Simpson trafalgar T3 synthetic
    Razor: King cobra
    Blade: Proline P-30
    Soap: Grooming dept encens Agrumes
    Post: Myrsol lemon
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  18. ilts

    ilts Well-Known Member

    Good Morning Everyone SOTD 04/29/20

    Weishi 9306
    Astra (9)
    Boar
    Arko
    Cold Water Rinse, Alum Block
    Stetson Black ASB W/Aloe

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  19. Burak Kucukler

    Burak Kucukler Well-Known Member

  20. Aztecmike

    Aztecmike Well-Known Member

    Thank you Gary! good morning :)
     
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