SoS: January 2022

Discussion in 'Shower or Shave of the Day' started by IAmTheJody, Dec 31, 2021.

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  1. shaveman

    shaveman Well-Known Member

    CG Gen 3 Level 3 Brass Razor
    Astra SP
    Phoenix Shaving Pineapple Bay Rum Soap
    Yaqi Sagrada Familiar 2 Band
    Aloe Vera
    Phoenix Shaving Pineapple Bay Rum Aftershave
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  2. jluc

    jluc smelling pretty

    January 16th
    Razor: Rex Ambassador
    Blade: Ladas SuperStainless (3)
    Brush: Grizzly Bay RootBeer
    Pre-shave: PAA Cube
    Soap: B&M Amazelnut
    Stirling Unscented Witch Hazel
    B&M Unscented Balm
    AS: B&M Amazelnut

    Good morning!

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  3. Yehuda D

    Yehuda D Israeli Ambassador to TSD

    Salaam aleikum wa rahmat Allah al barakatu!

    An Egyptian barbershop type shave for Sunday:

    L’Oreal Men Expert Facial Wash
    Frank Mini Brush
    Super Speed/Gillette Platinum day 12
    Ingram SC
    Prep ASB
    Floid Vigoroso AS Splash

    This adorable little Frank mini brush is a hell of a great lather maker - it was sent to me as a gift by a friend of mine. The Ingram cream is from Egypt and it’s got the same nice minty/soapy scent as the discontinued UK version as well as the same great lather but it’s more mentholated. The Prep delivered beautifully on the postshave care, and the Floid Vigoroso aftershave gave me lots of additional menthol goodness as well as its lovely old school European scent that I love so much. Three passes got rid of my rough stubble and left me totally BBS!

    Have a good Sunday - be well and safe!
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  4. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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    Lather Catcher Sunday's Shave
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    Cold Water Rinse
    De Vergulde Hand Shaving Soap
    Jayaruh #20 Silvertip Badger
    J.A. Henckels Rapide
    Henckels Wedge
    CWR
    Pinaud Citrus Musk Cologne

    The De Vergulde Hand Shaving Soap lathered well with the Jayaruh #20 Silvertip Badger Brush. Two passes and touch ups with the J.A. Henckels Rapide Catcher Razor with a Henckels Wedge Blade gave me a close, comfortable shave. After a cold water rinse I finished off with Pinaud Citrus Musk Cologne. I am clean, smooth, and refreshed...
     
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  5. Primotenore

    Primotenore missed opera tunity

    Article Team
    Sunday, January 16
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    Antica Barbieria Colla~~dubl duck #4~~Böker Red-Injun No. 101~~Oud 24 Hours
    Have a great day!
     
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  6. jimjo1031

    jimjo1031 never bloomed myself

    Valet Auto-Strop VB1 Razor
    Gem Stainless Blade
    Simpson BAC3/Two Band Badger Brush
    TOBS Lemon & Lime Shave Cream
    Sea Breeze Astringent
    TSD Energy After Shave (grapefruit, lemon and lime, with hints of fresh cucumber and jasmine, and a touch of pineapple, blackberry and champagne)

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  7. Tdmsu

    Tdmsu Well-Known Member

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    Sunday Vespers
    Der Vorschlaghammer did it's job smoothly and easily, cutting down three days growth as if it wasn't there. Vespers is one of my favorite scents and it never disappoints.

    Rating: 5 / 5

    Razor: Merkur 39c Der Vorschlaghammer
    Blade: Voskhod
    Brush: Simpsons Trafalgar T3
    Lather: B&M Vespers
    Aftershave: B&M Vespers
     
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  8. awk-m4

    awk-m4 Well-Known Member

    SOD Sunday January 16, 2022

    Brush: Simpson T3 Trafalgar
    Bowl: Fendrihan
    Pre shave: None
    Lather: Proraso Green (51)
    Razor: Henson AL13 Mild
    Face WTG-XTG-ATG
    Head WTG:XTG-ATG
    Blade: Astra Superior Platinum (1)
    Razor: Gillette Styler
    Post: Omega Alum Block
    Post: Thayers Witch Hazel
    Lotion: Proraso Green Rinfrescante
    Balm: Proraso Green Dopobarba
    Have a great day!
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  9. Hembree

    Hembree Not as pretty smelling

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    Yaqi Tile stainless steel head.
    Lemonwald stainless steel handle (black).
    Voskhod blade (fresh)
    Razorock 400 Plissoft synthetic brush.
    Timeless shaving bowl.
    Soap Commander Fortitude shave soap.
    Cremo Bourbon and Oak EdT

    Awesome Sunday shave!

    Take care everyone!
     
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  10. stuartganis

    stuartganis Well-Known Member

    Gillette Black Tip / Gillette 7o'clock Super Stainless
    Yaqi Synthetic
    Stirling Sandalwood [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]

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  11. Burak Kucukler

    Burak Kucukler Well-Known Member

  12. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    January 16, 2022
    CG Everyday Razor
    Feather
    Zenith Boar
    A&E Bad Habits
    Shave Soap & Aftershave

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  13. Karl G

    Karl G Well-Known Member

    It seemed like a while since I’d picked up some Russian steel and this one called out to me. Today’s choice was very satisfying in every way :happy036:

    Normally most Russian razors are very utilitarian in their design which makes this one stand out all the more. Even though it is branded, “Moscow,” my understanding is that the shipyard shown is actually in St. Petersburg. The seller’s offhand speculation was that there was a disgruntled shop foreman who wanted to pay homage to his hometown in support of their ongoing rivalry with Moscow:)

    Hot water preparation
    Argan Oil PSO
    Savile Row 3824
    Haslinger Aloe Vera Shave Soap
    1956 STIZ Moscow 11/16

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    Happy shaving - Karl
     
  14. Ron R

    Ron R Well-Known Member

    I see you are enjoying your Yaqi Tile razor, I got my replacement head so I call it V2 because they put out a much better QC machined head. I find mine mild and my testing on this razor head are indicating neutral blade exposure, but still enjoying the shave & end results regardless. Next week will do 2 shaves with it and the blades I will use are the Astra SP and the Kai SS extra wide blade for a little more blade feel. I bought the cavern lake brush also(still in the mail) and it sure looks good in your photo. Thanks for sharing.
     
  15. Ron R

    Ron R Well-Known Member

    Sunday Schick shave, Jan 16th, 2022

    Razor: Schick injector i2 with hydro magic, Mfg-1954-57, excellent tame mid range, the razor is mostly a carefree shave and a joy to use, light & nimble and easy to clean with the brilliant Hydro magic feature [​IMG] with just a breath blow or 2 to force water out before storing for next use.
    Blade: Personna SS PTFE injector(2) excellent blade, very sharp, great longevity & smooths out nicely + predictable.
    Soap: Razorock Don Marco, nice citrus scent for warm southern thought with excellent lather qualities.
    Brush: Yaqi 22mm Cola synthetic, excellent lather generator, cloud like soft tips, good scrub + excellent precision 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.
    Post shave: Razorock Blue barber AS with witch hazel + a dollop of CeraVe moisturizing lotion + scentless.
    Results: CCS,DFS,BBS + no irritation + 1 blemish weeper= [​IMG]excellent shave with my Schick i2 injector + a Personna injector coated blade.
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    Have some great shaves!
     
  16. Old School

    Old School *$&%@#~

    Nice post shower shave with "The Monster"...WCS 175 ss handle and Yaqi king clone head. Head courtesy of @IAmTheJody .
    Looks intimidating, but it's actually quite a mild shaver.
    Viking Revolution peppermint eucalyptus provided a great slick lather, with that cool memo feel I love. [​IMG]

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  17. Purvis

    Purvis Well-Known Member

    #sotd
    Wapienica razor
    Heirloom Razor Strop co. Old no2 Notovan
    RazoRock BC Silvertip Plissoft
    A&E Skin Essentials
    Bhang Shaving Butter and Rice Water Serum
    Postshave bliss here boys
    My wapi really gave up a super duper smooth shave today
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  18. Tim Spencer

    Tim Spencer Well-Known Member

    SUNDAY'S SHAVE

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    Perfumed by:
    Douglas Smythe
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    Shampoo - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements/Crown King - Atomic Age Bay Rum Puck
    Bath Soap - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements/Crown King - Atomic Age Bay Rum Bar
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    Razor - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements - Double Open Comb Ascension (316L Stainless Steel Adjustable) (Fully Screwed Down)
    Blade - [​IMG] *8th Shave
    Shave Brush - 20mm GBS Synthetic 3rd generation
    Shave Soap - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements/Crown King - Atomic Age Bay Rum *CK-6 Formula
    Post-Shave Balm - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements/Crown King - Atomic Age Bay Rum
    Deodorant - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements/Crown King - Atomic Age Bay Rum
    Aftershave - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements/Crown King - Atomic Age Bay Rum in Stoneware Jug
    Fragrance - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements/Crown King - Atomic Age Bay Rum Eau de Parfum
    Scuttle - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements Moonscape Scuttle *Discontinued product (glad I have one)

    Was craving Bay Rum today when I woke up after sleeping in. Great shave, as always with this set.
     
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  19. Thorsten69

    Thorsten69 Well-Known Member

    Los Jabones de Joserra - Rodrigo de Jerez, Gillette Pocket Canada, 2019 Barbear Classico Limited Edition 87/100


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  20. ram57

    ram57 Don't Open til Christmas


    Menthol Monday SOTD

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    Razor: Ever-Ready Streamline
    Blade: Gem PTFE SS (D1)
    Brush: VP Leonhardy 700040 25mm
    Bowl: Sweese Porcelain Suribachi 5”
    Pre-Shave Scrub: MRGLO Lavender
    Pre-Shave Balm: GroomingDept Unscented
    Shave Soap: Prairie Creations DdC Alpine Snowdrift
    Balm: Nancy Boy Cooling
    Aftershave: Neumann Absolute Zero


     
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