SoS: February 2021

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

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  1. Ron R

    Ron R Well-Known Member

    DE SOTD, Wed, Feb 24th 2021

    Razor: Razorock 2nd Generation Lupo SS .72- MFG 2021> excellent mid range, smooth and carefree shave this morning.
    Blade: Gillette Nacet (3) excellent blade, Sharp & smooth with good longevity.
    Soap: Razorock XXX- great soap with nice clean scent with excellent lather properties.
    Brush: Yaqi 26 mm Red Zebra handle, excellent lather generator, heavenly soft tips with gentle scrub + great lather painter.
    Pre shave: Brush wash whole face with CeraVe hand bar cleanser + a dollop of clear Aloe Vera gel on the cleaned beard area.
    Prep: Cold water rinse after each pass of 2 + pickups. WTG + ATG + pickups.
    Post shave: Razorock XXX with witch hazel + a dollop of Nivea balm.
    Results: CCS,DFS,BBs + minor irritation on neck(over buffed) + no weepers = [​IMG]excellent shave with my RR 2nd Gen Lupo .72 with a Gillette Nacet.
    DE SOTD, Wed, Feb 24th, 2021.jpg

    Have some great shaves! Stay & think safe in these times!
  2. jgreenepa

    jgreenepa Nasal Barbarian


    RAZOR: H. Hobson 6/8 Wedge (Mug), LaResche 77 (Dome)
    BLADE: Wilkinson Sword DE
    PREP: Cold water rinse followed by a scrub with Argan Oil
    BRUSH: Rooney Ebony Pure Badger
    SOAP: Mitchell’s Wool Fat
    POSTSHAVE: Cold water wash with brush squeezings followed by a rinse with Humphreys Lilac WH. Finished with Pre de Provence Bergamot & Thyme AS Balm.
  3. palmolive fox

    palmolive fox Well-Known Member

    Wonderful shave set up Jason..That's a fantastic brush.:love055:..Take care. Yours-Barry.:cool:
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  4. AlfredoT

    AlfredoT Well-Known Member

    Thank you, Leo! :eatdrink047:
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  5. AlfredoT

    AlfredoT Well-Known Member

    A stunning photo, Joseph!
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  6. palmolive fox

    palmolive fox Well-Known Member

    That LaResche 77 razor looks very assertive..I assume it's a wonderful shaver?...Today i had a quick window shopping browse on Ebay for the 1924 Shovelhead replacement, & a look at the Auto Strop VC4...I like the design of the VC4 my only crit that puts me off getting one is the blades are too pricey for me,all the VC4's on sale are in the US, which will have to be shipped to the UK ..Don't get me wrong, i'm not frugal,not in the least, but the personna Gem blades i can use in both The VC1 and my Gem Micromatic OC which i can get at a reasonable price...I've put any shaving related purchases on hold for while until my work situation gets back on track.Take care. Yours-Barry.:cool:
    Last edited: Feb 27, 2021
  7. Primotenore

    Primotenore missed opera tunity

    Article Team
    Grazie, Sergio.
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  8. Aztecmike

    Aztecmike Well-Known Member

    Thank you. I like it's unique & somewhat industrial look. :)
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  9. BBS

    BBS Well-Known Member

    Schick Easy Rider injector, (S)chick blade, shave 2

    Shave was closer though not perfect from the previous shave with this razor using a vintage Schick blade. Proves there is a difference between the vintage and modern blades and also proves the Schick Grip is a different shaver that is milder than this razor and tuned for twin blades first and foremost.

  10. jluc

    jluc smelling pretty

    February 24th
    Razor: Wolfman WR2 1.25
    Blade: Gillette Winner (3)
    Brush: PAA Atomic Rocket
    Pre-shave: PAA Cube
    Soap: PAA Astra Planeta
    PAA Galactic Witch Hazel
    PAA Astra Planeta Star Jelly
    AS: PAA Astra Planeta


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  11. BigD

    BigD Well-Known Member

    The Williams Wednesday, but not full Williams shave;

    Soap: Modern Williams
    Lather Bowl: Fine Accoutrements
    Brush: Zenith Boar
    Brush Soak: Van Der Hagen Bowl
    Razor: Blackland Blackbird Brass (OC/SB)
    Blade: Personna Lab Blue (5)
    AS: Clubman Special Reserve

    Feels great to be home. The water here is perfect for Williams!
  12. Karl G

    Karl G Well-Known Member

    My big Napoleon was the right pick today. Wonderful shave :happy036:

    Hot water preparation
    Argan Oil PSO
    Romera Wengue Chubby Manchurian Badger
    Ethos Lissle Collection Lavender Shave Soap
    John & Wm Ragg Napoleon 15/16
    Ethos Lissle Collection Lavender Skin Food Splash


    Happy shaving - Karl
  13. ilts

    ilts Well-Known Member

    Thank You Sir!:)
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  14. SpeedyPC

    SpeedyPC Well-Known Member

    Pre-shave:- Cold Shower
    Bowl/Scuttle:- Captain's Choice
    Brush:- Semogue SOC 2 Band Finest Badger in Ash Wood 24/53mm knot
    Soap/Cream:- Noble Otter ~ Lonestar
    Razor/Blade:- Muhle Rocca R94 / Gillette Stainless (red & white pack) #17
    Post/After-shave:- T.N. Dickinson Witch Hazel Astringent mixed into the 240ml bottle with Invite E High Potency Pure Oil (10 drops), Natural Plant Glycerin (20) & Tea Tree Oil Antiseptic (5)
    Fragrance:- Davidoff Cool Water
  15. Str8on2

    Str8on2 Well-Known Member

    Blackland Vector & Schick Proline
    WCS 26mm Two Tone Blue & White
    Ethos Melange d’agrumes shave soap
    Ethos Melange d’agrumes skin food splash
    Nishane Hacivat extrait de parfum
    This razor is killer. And the soap is the accomplice elite. A great evening and shaves to all....
  16. ram57

    ram57 Don't Open til Christmas

    Thursday SOTD


    Razor: Gillette Rhodium Fatboy
    Blade: Gillette Nacet Stainless (D4)
    Brush: Korn D7-XLT Shavemac 28mm 2band
    Bowl: The Distinctive Goat Style 4 5½” Cypress Sinker Log
    Pre-Shave Scrub: MRGO Lime
    Pre-Shave Balm: Grooming Department Rainforest
    Shave Soap: Jabonman Brisa De Oriente
    Balm: Jabonman Brisa De Oriente
    Aftershave: Barrister & Mann Kyovu Original

  17. jluc

    jluc smelling pretty

    Great pic and a beautiful Fatboy, Guy!

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  18. Tim Spencer

    Tim Spencer Well-Known Member



    Perfumed by:
    Douglas Smythe

    Shampoo - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements - Kiritimati
    Bath Soap - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements - Kiritimati
    Razor - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements - Starling V2 SE Aluminum
    Blade - Personna GEM Stainless Steel Coated *5th Shave
    Brush - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements "The Green Ray" *Faux Horse Hair
    Shave Soap - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements - Kiritimati
    Post-Shave Balm - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements - Kiritimati
    Deodorant - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements - Kiritimati
    Aftershave - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements - Kiritimati
    Fragrance - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements - Kiritimati
    Scuttle - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements Moonscape Scuttle
  19. mayer57619

    mayer57619 Well-Known Member

    Everready 1914 razor
    GEM stainless steel blade
    Ogallala Bay Rum & Cedar soap
    Lath-r-ade brush
    Moroccan cedar & mint balm[​IMG]

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  20. celestino

    celestino Friendly Neighborhood Wetshaver

    Thank you gentlemen. :)
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