SOS: March 2021

Discussion in 'Shower or Shave of the Day' started by Yehuda D, Feb 28, 2021.

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  1. brit

    brit in a box

    fine fatboy shave and pic Leo..:cool:
     
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  2. jluc

    jluc smelling pretty

    March 13th
    Razor: Blackland Sabre L1
    Blade: Gem PTFE (4)
    Brush: Simpson CH2 synthetic
    Pre-shave: PAA Cube
    Soap: MLS Drunken Goat
    PAA Galactic Witch Hazel
    PAA Star Jelly
    AS: MLS Drunken Goat

    Good morning!

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  3. Ron R

    Ron R Well-Known Member

    DE SOTD, Sat Mar13th 2021

    Razor: Gillette Fatboy E4-MFG 1959 4th qtr, excellent adjustable razor, easy to adjust while in use and reasonable under the nose to clean up. Some blade tab overhang.
    Blade: Gillette Astra SP(3) excellent blade, Sharp & smooth with good longevity. I like to use this blade as my standard for testing new razors and blades.
    Soap: Colonel Conk, mild scent bayrum with great lather qualities. Good post feel & excellent protection IMO.
    Brush: Omega Boar brush, have had this brush for some time, well made after what I did to get rid of the funk 4 years ago. Still lathers well and enjoy a boar brush that is nicely broke in. As a Greenhorn I boiled, microwaved it and used Mr Clean a number of times and this brush held up to all the things not to do, WELL MADE. The handle cracked because its so dry in the house during winters in Northern Alberta Canada.
    Pre shave: Brush wash my 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 with pickups. WTG + ATG + pickups.
    Post shave: Ogallala aftershave + a dollop Nivea balm.
    Results: CCS,DFS,BBS + no irritation + no weepers = [​IMG] excellent shave with my Gillette Fatboy with a Gillette Astra SP.
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    Have some great shaves! Stay & think safe in these times!
     
  4. celestino

    celestino Friendly Neighborhood Wetshaver

    :)
     
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  5. McGrande

    McGrande Well-Known Member

    13 March 2021

    Cream: Derby lemon
    Brush: RazoRock Disruptor
    Bowl: $Tree salsa
    Razor: RazoRock German 37 slant
    Blade: Gillette 7 O'Clock (7)
    Aftershave: Pinaud Clubman Musk
     
  6. ischiapp

    ischiapp Well-Known Member

    SOTD 20210313 Fusion
    by IschiaPP @ Forio
    •••
    Picasso Antiage
    Crema, Balsamo
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    Gillette Fusion5 Power
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    Gillette SkinGuard (de)Fusion #10
    •••
    #Shave #WetShaving #WetShavers
    #ShaveOfTheDay #ShaveLikeaMan
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    Full size:
    https://imgur.com/OnLmDXn
    Soundtrack:
    Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)
     
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  7. Silvestris

    Silvestris Well-Known Member

    Sandalwood Saturday!
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  8. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    March 13, 2021
    Feather AS-D2
    Feather
    Alpha 400 with Druida Manchurian
    WSP Neroli
    Shave Soap & Aftershave

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  9. novicz

    novicz Well-Known Member

    :thanks:
     
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  10. brit

    brit in a box

    fabulous set ups gents..:cool::signs154:
     
  11. brit

    brit in a box

    sunday shave
    euro tech
    king-c-gillette/4
    omega boar
    hssc

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  12. jluc

    jluc smelling pretty

    Thanks, Gary!

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  13. Silvestris

    Silvestris Well-Known Member

    :signs021::happy096:
     
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  14. Tim Spencer

    Tim Spencer Well-Known Member

    SATURDAY'S SHAVE

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    Perfumed by:
    Beverley Bayne
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    Razor - Edwin Jagger "Kelvin"
    Blade - Kai Stainless Steel *5th Shave
    Shave Brush - Scaramouche+Fandango 22mm "Ultra-Soft" Synthetic
    Razor/Brush Stand by Royal Shave
    Shave Soap - The Shave Den "Sensitive" (Unscented)
    Pre-shave Oil - Alonso's Sensational Shave
    Aftershave Splash - The Shave Den Mentholated Witch Hazel (Unscented) *discontinued :(
    Deodorant - Herban Cowboy "Unscented"
    Fragrance - Clive Christian - Addictive Arts "Vision in a Dream" Psychedelic

    ***EDIT - 1 pass + lots of spot clean up against the grain. The shave was smooth but gave lots of weepers this time around. I had to go to the Alum block to seal things up. I'm beginning to wonder if the amazing KAI blade that has shaved so well the first 4 shaves may need changing after that small number. Most blades I use in the EJ Kelvin can go 6-7 shaves effectively before giving problems. I will give this blade one more shave after this and then I'll know for sure if I can start tracking if this blade is capped at 4 shaves. If so it's the only weakness the blade has in this razor because I've gotten 10/10 shaves from the KAI in the EJ Kelvin. I did try out some new pre-shave oil, but I doubt that had any impact on the shave.
     
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  15. Leo K.

    Leo K. Well-Known Member

    Thanks a lot Gary! Appreciate it


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  16. Leo K.

    Leo K. Well-Known Member

    Beautiful lighting and set up!!


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  17. James Kleinkauf

    James Kleinkauf Well-Known Member

    Another great tech shave Gary. How does the euro tech compare with techs in general? ;)
     
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  18. Str8on2

    Str8on2 Well-Known Member

    Razorock Lupo .95 & Gillette Nacet
    WCS 26mm Blue/White
    Ethos Melange d’agrumes soap
    Ethos Melange d’agrumes skin food splash
    Issey Miyake Nuit D’Issey Austral Expedition
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    An excellent 1st shave with the .95 SS Lupo. Top quality product that has pedigree. Just a small weeper near the Adam’s Apple and a BBS finish in 2.5 passes. Impressive. A wonderful day and shaves to all.....
     
  19. Smooth Steve

    Smooth Steve Well-Known Member

    03/13/21 Shave of the Day
    Face Wash with Irish Spring Original Soap Bar
    Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements Doppelgänger Green Label Shampoo & Conditioner Bar - Homage to Paco Rabanne Pour Homme
    Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements CUBE Mentholated Preshave Soap
    Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements Irish Springs Seasonal Scent Artisan Shave Soap - Crown King Original Formula
    Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements The Green Ray - 24mm Hybrid Tribble Synthetic Brush
    Crisa Glass Salsa Bowl
    The Phoenix Starling SE V2 GEM Type Razor 7075 Anodized Aluminum with Emerald OC Base Plate
    Personna GEM SE Super Stainless Steel Blade - 1st Shave
    Lancaster Razor Works Lavender Black Sheep Shaving Towel
    Phoenix Shaving No Slip Grip Alum Block with Rubber Grip Band
    Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements Alum Block Dry Dock System
    Thayers Alcohol Free Lavender Witch Hazel Toner with Aloe Vera
    Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements Irish Springs Seasonal Scent Aftershave & Cologne
    Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements Mentholated Mysterium Serum Advanced Fragrance & Alcohol Free Aftershave Balm
    Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements St Martin's Land Natural Deodorant - Sport Strength

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  20. 120inna55

    120inna55 Well-Known Member

    Your shots always look like ads. This one is particularly nice. Every once in a while I send Douglas a screen shot of what you've posted. He's always impressed. (as well he should be).
     
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