Discussion in 'Shower or Shave of the Day' started by SpeedyPC, Aug 1, 2020.
Stevie Nicks looks like she's havin fun slappin that tambourine.
August 4, 2020
Wolfman WR-2 OC w WRH7 SS
Wizamet Super Iridium
Heritage Collection Shaving Merit 99-5
Barrister and Mann Cheshire Soap & Aftershave
Thanks, Sergio. 1947 was the first Super-Speed. You differentiate this model from the newer by the UN-Notched center bar.
SOTD TUESDAY AUGUST 4, 2020
RAZOR: Lord Spanish Point (Mug), Gillette Gold Black Beauty (Dome)
BLADE: Suneko (9)
PREP: Cold water rinse followed by a scrub with Rabid Banana Preshave Cube
BRUSH: JR Custom Boar #374
SOAP: Mitchell’s Wool Fat w/ 6 drops of M-Bomb
POSTSHAVE: Cold water wash with brush squeezings followed by Humphreys Lilac WH and Osage Rub. Finished with A&E Post-Shave Serum
Maybe mine, newer, is... faster?
SE SOTD. Tue, Aug 4th 2020
Razor: Oneblade Core V2- Mfg 2018 > good daily driver, mild razor with the swivel head. 3 pass needed.
Blade: Gem Personna SS PTFE modified(4) Excellent in all respects that make a blade stand out.
Soap: Razorock XXX- excellent scent and great lather qualities.
Brush: Yaqi rainbow with brown whiskers 26 mm - Great lather making in any type of soap with soft tips.
Pre shave: Brush wash my whole face with CeraVe hand bar cleanser + a dollop of clear Aloe Vera gel on beard area.
Prep:Cold water rinse after each pass of 3 + pickips.
Post shave: Razorock Emperor aftershave with witch hazel + a tiny dollop of Nivea balm.
Results: CCS,DFS,BBS + no irritation + no weepers = excellent shave with my Oneblade core & Gem blade.
Have some great shaves & take care in these times!
I was going to shave with a different razor and then I got the memo. Second shave with the Rigarazor showed the first was no fluke. Simply wonderful in every way
Hot water preparation
AOS Lavender PSO
Shavemac 2-Band Silvertip Badger
Castle Forbes Lavender Shaving Cream
Castle Forbes Lavender After Shave Balm
Happy shaving - Karl
Excellent report, Paul!
1978 Gillette Super Adjustable 109 Black Beauty (Y1)
Gillette Platinum (1)
Lowborn Supply 'Storm'
Stirling 'Electric Sheep' Shaving Soap
Dickinson's Witch Hazel
Florida Water Cologne
Razor: Tradere 1st Gen OC
Blade: Personna Super Platinum Chrome (40)
I binned the Personna SPC after 40 shaves; took a Personna 74 blade to 40 shaves as well. Excellent blades.
Thanks Andrew....and now I just returned from CVS with the "cooler" bodywash/shave prep.
The lineup for Wednesday:
Prep-Nivea 4 Men Bodywash("Ice Fresh") in lukecool shower
Shave-Razorock Aqua Shave Cream Soap*
Brush-Stoylin "No-Name" Synthetic 22mm
Razor-Gillette Sensor Deuce Pivot + DisposeABLE
A.S.-Aqua Velva Classic Ice Blue
*- Stoylin Frost Drops flipped in.
New product. I think I'm going to like this.
Razor: Supply Provision The Single Edge Jet Black
Blade: Schick (D3)
Brush: Heritage Collection Dubl Duck 4 W 26mm Gel Boar
Bowl: Castle Shave 4 1/4"
Pre-Shave Scrub: MRGO Lime
Pre-Shave Balm: Mickey Lee Lime
Shave Cream: Ogallala Bay Rum W lime & peppercorn
Balm: Luxx Jasmine Lime
Aftershave: Ogallala Bay Rum W lime & peppercorn
Wednesday 08.05.20 SOTD
Gillette ‘66 L4 Flare-Tip Super-Speed Set (last year/quarter)
Gillette Wilkinson Sword (India)
Yaqi Barber Pole 24mm 2-Band Badger
Arko Shaving Soap puck
Taylor of Old Bond Street Bay Rum Aftershave
August 4, 2020
Wolfman WR-1 OC
Gillette 7 O’clock Black
Rudy Vey Briar with Shavemac Finest
Godrej Lime Shave Cream
Myrsol Agua de Limon
Gillette Slim adjustable, Bic Chrome Platinum, shave 6
Razor set on 8 and done as comparison shave against my prior shave using the Slim Aristocrat adjustable also set on 8. Both shave the same on the same setting so that settles that for me that they are the same razor just different proverbial paint job option is all.
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