SoS: November 2020

Discussion in 'Shower or Shave of the Day' started by Yehuda D, Oct 31, 2020.

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  1. ram57

    ram57 Don't Open til Christmas

    Thank you, Gary!
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  2. SpeedyPC

    SpeedyPC Well-Known Member

    Date:- 15 November 2020

    Pre-shave:- Cold Water straight from the tap
    Bowl/Scuttle:- Captain's Choice
    Brush:- Semogue SOC 2 Band Finest Badger in Ash Wood 24/53mm knot
    Soap/Cream:- Haslinger Schafmilch Sheep Milk & Lanolin (tallow)
    Razor/Blade:- Muhle Rocca R94 v4.0 / Gillette Stainless (red & white pack) #2
    Post/After-shave:- T.N. Dickinson Witch Hazel Astringent mixed into the 240ml bottle with Invite E High Potency Pure Oil (30 drops), Natural Plant Glycerin (20) & Tea Tree Oil Antiseptic (5)
    Fragrance:- Tommy Hilfiger for Men
  3. BigD

    BigD Well-Known Member

    A Very Spicy Sunday shave with Stirling Spice, Old Spice, and my Rockwell 6S Matte Black.

    Prep: Hot Shower and Bloom/Lather Building Water
    Soap: Stirling Soaps Stirling Spice
    Razor: Rockwell Razors 6S Matte Black(R5, R4, and R3)
    Blade: Personna Med Prep (3)
    Brush: Zenith Boar
    AS: Old Spice (US)
    ASB: Stirling Spice
    EdC: Old Spice (US)

    I look forward to shaves like this. It brings me back to when I was a kid. My father, grandfather, and uncle used this magic fragrance. It was my first AS and EdC when I was 11. It reminds me of good food, Christmas, Thanksgiving, New Years, and every day in between. To me, this is what family love smells like on the male side.

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  4. palmolive fox

    palmolive fox Well-Known Member

    SOTD : 15th November 2020.


    Shaving Recipe For the day.

    Prep: Warm shower / Cussons Imperial Leather ~ Arctic Ocean & Icelandic Moss Shower Gel.

    Cold wet flannel to my face.

    Simple ~ Sensitive Bar Soap + Nuage Menthol shaving Oil.
    Brush: Wilkinson Sword Boar.
    Face Lather.
    Soap : Boots ~ Original Shave Stick.
    Blade: Trig ~ Silver Edge. (2) (Green cover)
    Razor: Ming Shi 3000s. ~ (Settings) 7-wtg, 8-xtg, 9-atg+pick ups.
    Cold Water Face Rinse./Homemade peppermint lavender eucalyptus, + Tea Tree essential Oils Witch Hazel Mixture./ Boots ~ Freshwood ASL + ASB.


    A relaxing Boots Shaving product trio Sunday morning shave.

    After the close shave with my parker variant yesterday the mild, yet efficient enough Ming Shi 3000s made my Sunday morning shave a pleasurable experience.
    The humble Boots shave stick provided a slick protective lather in a short space of time leaving a superb post shave feel to my face.
    Another wonderful 3 pass + pick ups near BBS shave with no errors to report...Finishing the shave off with a small dollop of Boots ~ Freshwood ASB.

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

    Stay safe, and enjoy sunday ladies & gentlemen.:cool:
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  5. James Kleinkauf

    James Kleinkauf Well-Known Member

    Sunday‌ ‌11.15.20 ‌SOTD‌


    RazoRock‌ ‌Essential‌ ‌Oil‌ ‌Of‌ ‌Lime‌ ‌Shave‌ ‌Oil‌
    Karve Brass SB ‘D’ Plate Gladius 3" Handle
    Gillette‌ 7 O'clock SharpEdge Yellow
    Yaqi R1730 Sagarda Familia Tuxedo
    RazoRock‌ ‌"What‌ ‌The‌ ‌Puck?!"‌ ‌Lime‌ ‌Burst‌ ‌
    RazoRock‌ ‌XXX‌ ‌After‌ ‌Shaving‌ ‌Splash‌
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  6. ilts

    ilts Well-Known Member

    Good Morning Everyone SOTD 11/15/20

    Chrome Trac II Handle
    Personna Trac II Plus (1)
    Barbasol Pacific Rush
    Cold Water Rinse, Witch Hazel
    Barbasol Pacific Rush A/S

    Have A Great Day! DSCF5175.JPG
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  7. Electrif

    Electrif Well-Known Member

    Thank you Gary :)
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  8. ChiefShaver

    ChiefShaver Well-Known Member

    Hey Friends,

    here my Shave of the Day (15.11.2020)

    Razor: Koraat 8/8 Wedge // Brush: custom made Synthetic // Soap: Tallow and Steel Boreal // Aftershave 1: Humphreys Grape Fruit Witch Hazel // Aftershave 2: Tüff Green // Music: Tom Waits-Asylum Years

    It is some "work" to get Info Straight Razor shaving but it makes fun, so that's the most important point.

    Stay safe and stay healthy

    Have a great Sunday

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  9. AlfredoT

    AlfredoT Well-Known Member

    Classy set up, Joseph!
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  10. AlfredoT

    AlfredoT Well-Known Member

    Fantastic razor! :cool:
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  11. AlfredoT

    AlfredoT Well-Known Member

    2020-11-15, Sunday

    Since today is a holiday, we are stuck at home and I am retired, there was plenty of time to do a test, after yesterday's one of pairing two soaps, I wanted to add the 3P to the De Vergulde Hand, but I proceeded in a different way.
    I used the DVH as a stick, comme d'habitude, and I started to lather the 3P in the bowl, ending up in the face.

    The shave came out very well which did not surprise me: both soaps had given each one good results, but my hopes were dashed. I was hoping that the scent of Dutch soap could be felt much more...

    The gray day allowed me to enjoy the saudade of Chet Baker: a very decent beginning of the day...


    Sapone PS: Valobra Mandorla
    Sapone 1: De Vergulde Hand
    Sapone 2: Laboratorio Natura, 3P
    Pennello: Frank Shaving, Silvertip 26
    Rasoio: Steel handle, Aramis branded
    Lametta: Gillette, Track II
    AS 1: MilMil, Figaro Gel
    AS 2: MilMil, BeMan, Balsamo Polivalente
    EdT: Farmacia Vaticana, Acqua di Colonia
    ST: Chet Baker, Strollin', 1985
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  12. shaveman

    shaveman Well-Known Member

    Yates 921 H
    Tatra Platinum
    Razorock Black Bay Soap
    Phoenix Shaving Solar Flare Synthetic
    Proraso Vitamin E Balm
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  13. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

    Supporting Vendor
    Lather Catcher Sunday's Shave

    Cold Water Rinse
    Arko Shave Soap
    Jayaruh #220 Two-band Badger
    Superior Lather Catcher
    Personna GEM SS PTFE
    Aqua Velva Iced Blue

    The Arko Shave Soap face-lathered well with Jayaruh #220 Two-band Badger Brush. Two passes and touch ups with the 1902 Superior Lather Catcher razor with a Personna GEM SS PTFE blade gave me a close, comfortable shave. After a cold water rinse I finished off with Aqua Velva Iced Blue AS. I am clean, smooth, and refreshed...
  14. brit

    brit in a box

    fine sunday set ups and pics gents..:cool:
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  15. brit

    brit in a box

    thank you Sergio..:):eatdrink047:
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  16. palmolive fox

    palmolive fox Well-Known Member

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  17. James Kleinkauf

    James Kleinkauf Well-Known Member

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  18. Str8on2

    Str8on2 Well-Known Member

    Merica Razor & KAI SS
    Knothead 26mm Tux Dark Resin handle
    Dragonsbeard V2 shave soap
    Dragonsbeard V2 skin food splash
    Dragonsbeard Eau de Parfum
    As good as good can be. Excellent performing soap and scent with a splash that works wonderfully together. The edp is the virtual cherry on top with a dark oriental & fougere type vibe with a tinge of sweetness. As Manly as a Man can get with class and sophistication. The KAI & Merica razor were superb in performance with just a nice little bump in feel and efficiency. Great, great shave. A wonderful day and shaves to all...
  19. wchnu

    wchnu Duck Season!

    Veddy nice looking setup. That razor looks great on that handle!!
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  20. ischiapp

    ischiapp Well-Known Member

    SOTD 20201115 Allocco
    by IschiaPP @ Forio
    Liojuny Shaving Tampa
    Finest Badger 3-band, 23x54x114mm
    Cella Milano
    Crema Sapone Extra Extra Purissima (sample, repack)
    FrankenRazor Allocco Blu
    (King C. Gillette * / Cumbo Srl Focus Tritok Blue)
    FrankenRazor PP1489
    (Edwin Jagger DE89 / Maggard Razors MR14)
    Wilkinson Sword by Gillette India #1
    #Shave #WetShaving #WetShavers
    #ShaveOfTheDay #ShaveLikeaMan
    #ShaveBattle #MildChamp #MyFav
    * Grazie a Bat71@ilRasoio
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