SOS: April 2021

Discussion in 'Shower or Shave of the Day' started by Yehuda D, Mar 31, 2021.

  1. Yehuda D

    Yehuda D Israeli Ambassador to TSD

    Time to kick off a new month!

    Here’s my planned setup:

    King C Gillette Facial Wash
    Yaqi 30mm Barber Pole
    Super Speed/Astra Green day 11
    Lyko SC
    Prep ASB
    Alt Innsbruck AS Splash
    Bleu de Chanel Deodorant Stick
    Bleu de Chanel EdP
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  2. celestino

    celestino Friendly Neighborhood Wetshaver

    1 April 2021

    Blackbird Brass OC 101
    Wizamet Iridium Super
    WSP 2-Band + Oscar11 Aquamarine C7
    Mystic Water Sandalwood Rose
    Unrefined Shea Butter
    Bergamot/Vetiver EO



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  3. palmolive fox

    palmolive fox Well-Known Member


    SOTD : 1st April 2021.

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    Shaving recipe for today.

    Prep: Warm shower:/Nivea Men DEEP CLEAN Shower Gel.

    Pre:
    Cold wet flannel to my face.
    Cien ~ PURE Fragrance Free Sensitive Bar Soap + Nuage Menthol shaving Oil.
    Brush: Lider Turkish Boar.
    Face Lather.
    Soap : Derby Shave Stick.
    Blade: Shark Super Stainless .(D2)
    Razor: Weishi 2.0 Adjustable. (Settings) wtg 5, atg + pick ups 6.

    Post:
    Cold water face wash with brush squeezings, Cold Water Face Rinse. /Homemade (~Spring/Summer mix~) Lemon, Eucalyptus,Tea Tree, Essential Oils. +3 Menthol Crystals Mixed Together With 200ml of Care+Witch Hazel)./Aloe Vera Gel./ Gummy ~ Traditional Turkish Tobacco Cologne.

    Greetings,

    Early morning shave,

    "white rabbit white rabbit white rabbit!"

    Last outing of the Shark Super Stainless blade to finish my shaving week & month off using various Lord DE blades...

    The Silver Star Super Stainless & Lord Platinum Class are my favourite blades from the lord camp however, the Asco & Shark Super stainless are the smoothest out of them which is my preference in a blade over sharpness. The longevity of the Silver Star Super Stainless & Lord Platinum Class, which i am convinced are the same blade" in different covers? have a nice balance of efficiency & smoothness....Long story short, each of the blades from the Lord camp have gave acceptable shaving results with no intermittent quality problems throughout the month.

    The Weishi 2.0 Adjustable/Shark Super Stainless blade duo was a real smooth efficient combo...The Weishi Adjustable performance on the higher settings work wonderfully.

    Another enjoyable 3 pass + pick ups close comfortable shave with no errors to report...A great shave to finish my shaving week...Finishing the shave off in style with a generous splash of Gummy ~ Traditional Turkish Tobacco Cologne.

    My face is feeling super smooth & smelling divine.;)

    Keep safe, and enjoy your day ladies & gentlemen.:cool:
     
  4. AlfredoT

    AlfredoT Well-Known Member

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  5. AlfredoT

    AlfredoT Well-Known Member

    2021-04-01, Thursday

    After extensive research I realized that our government is made up of competent, fair and honest people!
    April Fools!!!
    I guess you guys caught me: I should have found something more credible...

    A routine shave that reminds me of times gone by: a scent (now almost vanished) of almond and cologne.
    The nose can be a time machine! (in my case a limo!).


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    Sapone PS: Sapone di Marsiglia
    Sapone: Lab. Natura, 3P, Sapone vegetale alla mandorla
    Pennello: Simpsons, Berkeley 46, BB
    Rasoio: Maggard, MR 8
    Lametta: Polsilver, Wizamet (Poland, 1976)
    AS 1: MilMil, Figaro Gel
    AS 2: Beiersdorf , Nivea Sensitive
    EdT: Farmacia Vaticana, Acqua di Colonia
    ST: Nina Simone, Pastel Blues, 1965
     
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  6. Primotenore

    Primotenore missed opera tunity

    Article Team
    Thursday, April 1
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    MdC~~dubl duck~~Feather AS-D2/Polsilver~~Proraso
    Have a great day!
     
  7. 120inna55

    120inna55 Well-Known Member

    Love this elegant photo!
     
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  8. ischiapp

    ischiapp Well-Known Member

    Grazie, vecchia ciabatta.
    :p
     
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  9. ischiapp

    ischiapp Well-Known Member

    SOTD 20210401 Quarantotto
    by IschiaPP @ Forio
    •••
    Institut Karité Paris Elixir de Beauté
    (Huile de Karité & Pépin de Raisin)
    ---
    Bat71 Chubby Plus
    Prugno (Plum Wood), Frank Shaving, Finest 2-band, 26x50x110mm
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    Floris London Elite
    Preshave Soap & Shaving Soap & EDP Vapo
    ---
    Quattroquarti by Angelo Marin (aka Haza@ilRasoio)
    New England Razor Co, England Carbon Steel, 19x65mm (6/8"), Spine 6mm,
    Full Hollow, Square Point Shorted & Muted, No Jimps, No Deco, Mono Stab,
    Blonde Horn Hamlet Custom Style
    •••
    #Shave #WetShaving #WetShavers
    #ShaveOfTheDay #ShaveLikeaMan
    #CutThroatRazor #StraightRazor #Custom

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    Full size:
    https://imgur.com/uxYpGG8
    Soundtrack:
    Thievery Corporation - Heaven's Gonna Burn Your Eyes
     
  10. Tdmsu

    Tdmsu Well-Known Member

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    Futur v. Model T
    In honor of Godzilla v Kong, I decided to pit these two razors against each other and six days growth. Both destroyed my stubble with ease and in comfort. I used Tabac because it never fails. I asked my wife to determine which side of my face was smoothest, and she could not tell the difference. If I was forced to choose one, I think I would lean slightly to the Futur because I like it's heft.

    Rating: 5 / 5

    Razor: Merkur Futur
    Blade: Voskhod
    Brush: Lutin Chubby Lightning
    Pre-Shave: Proraso White
    Lather: Tabac Original
    Aftershave: Tabac Original Balsam
    Additional Care:
    Tabac Original Beard Wax
     
  11. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    April 1, 2021
    Wolfman WR2 1.05mm
    Feather
    Shavemac Flat Top D01 2 Band
    Mike’s Bay Rum
    Grand Bay Rum Aftershave

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  12. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

    Supporting Vendor
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    Thursday's Shave
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    Cold Water Rinse
    Barbasol Shave Cream
    Bunny B-400 by Tom
    TiBr Wabbit
    Personna Injector
    CWR
    Aqua Velva 5 in 1 ASB

    The Barbasol Shave Cream lathered well with the Bunny B-400 by Tom. Two passes and touch ups with the TiBr Wabbit razor with a Personna Injector blade gave me a close, comfortable shave. After a cold water rinse I finished off with Aqua Velva 5 in 1 ASB. I am clean, smooth, and refreshed...
     
  13. Leo K.

    Leo K. Well-Known Member

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  14. AlfredoT

    AlfredoT Well-Known Member

    Thank you, Matt!
     
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  15. deepsea

    deepsea Active Member

    Gibbs Adjustable
    Greydog SHD
    AoS Tallow Sandalwood
    Nivea Deep

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  16. jgreenepa

    jgreenepa Nasal Barbarian

    8037E7C5-2A19-4E60-8A6B-049CA8A1E811.jpeg SOTD THURSDAY MORNING, APRIL 1, 2021

    RAZOR: Riga Razor 15/16 (Mug), LaResche 77 (Dome)
    BLADE: Feather DE
    PREP: Cold water rinse followed by a scrub with Argan Oil
    BRUSH: Alpha Shaving T-400 with 26mm Tuxedo Synth Ferrule
    CREAM: Castle Forbes Lime
    POSTSHAVE: Cold water wash with brush squeezings followed by a rinse with Humphreys Lilac WH. Finished with Royall Lyme AS/Cologne
     
  17. ram57

    ram57 Don't Open til Christmas


    Thursday SOTD

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    Razor: Gillette Toggle
    Blade: Gillette Silver Blue (D9)
    Brush: Varlet Beehive 24mm
    Scuttle: TheMudPlace Big Daddy Oiled Mahogany
    Pre-Shave Scrub: MRGLO Lime
    Pre-Shave Balm: GroomingDept Unscented
    Shave Cream: Antica Barbieria Colla
    Balm: Saponificio Varesino Puro Burro di Karitè
    Aftershave: Floid Blue
     
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  18. AlfredoT

    AlfredoT Well-Known Member

    Classy set up, Guy!
     
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  19. PanChango

    PanChango Not Cute

    Gem ClogPruf Micromatic
    Gem Stainless PTFE (4)
    Semogue BC Mistura 22mm
    Stirling Black Cherry

    Nice shave with a new (to me) Stirling scent. Two passes and close enough for a 4 day old blade.
     
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  20. jmudrick

    jmudrick Well-Known Member

    Rollout of the Menlo reminded me to pick up the old French Biette which bears a resemblance. [​IMG][​IMG]

    Yes been gone for a while after my cross country move. What'd I miss? :)


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