SOS: September 2018

Discussion in 'Shower or Shave of the Day' started by Boojum1, Aug 31, 2018.

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  1. Boojum1

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    Saturday
    September 1, 2018


    Wolfman WR1-OC with Darwin Ti
    BIC Chrome Platinum
    Simpson Chubby 2 Synthetic
    Barrister and Mann Strawberry, Basil, & Black Pepper Soap & AS
    ADP Cedro Di Taormina

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  2. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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    Saturday Straights' Shave
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    Cold Water Wash
    Mitchell's Wool Fat
    B-400 by Tom
    Rocket 5/8
    CWR
    Aqua Velva Ice Blue

    My prep was just a cold water rinse. The Mitchell's Wool Fat Shave Soap face lathered well with the B-400 Brush by Tom. I did two passes with the Rocket 5/8 Straight Razor and ended up with a close, comfortable shave. After a cold water rinse, I finished off with Aqua Velva Ice Blue AS. I am clean, smooth, and refreshed...
     
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  3. SpeedyPC

    SpeedyPC Well-Known Member

    Date: 01 September 2018

    Pre-shave:- Cold Water straight from the tap
    Brush:- Maseto 2 Band Finest Badger Black Beehive 30/55mm knot
    Soap/Cream:- Barrister & Mann ~ Reserve Classic
    Bowl/Scuttle:- Captain's Choice
    Razor/Blade:- British Ever Ready Streamline SE / GEM Personna SS PTFE Coated #6
    Post-shave:- Thayers Witch Hazel & Tea Tree Oil / Lucky Tiger Aftershave & Face Tonic / Lucky Tiger Face Moisturizer
    Fragrance:- L'Eau Bleue D'issey Pour Homme
     
  4. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    September 1, 2018
    Gem Damaskeene
    Gem PTFE
    Simpson CH2 Synthetic
    AOS Ocean Kelp Shave Cream
    Grand Bay Bay Rum

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  5. Smooth Steve

    Smooth Steve Well-Known Member

    09/01/18 Shave of the Day
    Face Wash with The Sudsy Soapery Lavender & Peppermint Soap with Soothing Oatmeal
    Crown King Alt-Eleven Shampoo & Conditioner Bar- w/ Prickly Pear, Neem Honey & Yucca Root
    The Sudsy Soapery 100% All Natural Supercreamed Rain Shave Soap with Russian Blue Clay
    Dogwood Handcrafts Aurora Shaving Brush - 24mm Maggard Synthetic Knot
    Creative Flame Pottery Stoneware Shaving Scuttle
    RazoRock Black Hawk Single Edge Razor
    Feather Artist Club Professional Blade - 1st Shave
    RazoRock Alum Block
    Thayers Cucumber Witch Hazel Toner
    The Sudsy Soapery 100% All Natural Rain Creamy Aftershave Balm
    The Sudsy Soapery 100% Natural Rain Deodorant

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  6. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    hello fello shavers , saturday morning september shave.. 2018-09-01 02.30.07.png
    gillette m-4 ss,gsb, simpson commodore x2 best badger
    stirling gentleman soap and a/s splash.
    nice 2 pass combo shave dfs,no drama..
    happy labor day long weekend...,gary
     
  7. ilts

    ilts Well-Known Member

    Good Morning Everyone SOTD 09/01/18

    Gem Clog Pruf
    Gem Personna (8)
    VDH Boar
    VDH Luxury
    Cold Water Rinse, Witch Hazel
    Stetson A/S Lotion W/ Aloe
    Stetson Cologne

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  8. Str8 Shaver

    Str8 Shaver Well-Known Member

    Tuesday.
    Prep: Hot towel
    Pre shave: Prep
    Razor: Weber ARC
    Blade: Permasharp
    Brush: 'Jade' (Rooney Heritage 2XL Jade)
    Soap: Chiseled Face: Midnight Stag
    Post: Cold water rinse / Witch Hazel / L'Occitane Cade After Shave Balm

    rushed my prep, and the Weber/Permasharp reminded me just how unforgiving it can be, when I get sloppy.. other than that, it was a fantastic shave.

    Thursday.
    Prep: Hot towel
    Pre shave: Prep
    Razor: Merkur 34C HD
    Blade: Polsilver Super Iridium
    Brush: Rough,No Name Boar
    Soap: Stirling’s M.I.T.A
    Post: Cold water rinse / Witch Hazel / Chatillon Lux Gratiot League Square Post-Shave Salve

    no nonsense from this setup.. I was going to opt for a new blade, but this one is still giving me awesome results.

    Saturday.
    Prep: Hot towel
    Pre shave: Prep
    Razor: ‘The Rock’ (Rockwell 6S – #3)
    Blade: Permasharp
    Brush: The 'Americana' (Shavemac 24/48 D01 2 Band)
    Soap: West of Olympia ‘Lust’
    Post: Cold water rinse / Witch Hazel / Chatillon Lux Santal Auster Post-Shave Salve
    Fragrance: PG 02 Cozé

    Ooh, I do fancy a bit of Lust at the weekends.. upload_2018-9-1_10-52-31.gif and this did not disappoint... another fantastic release from West of Olympia, helping ‘The Rock’/Permasharp combo to deliver a wonderful shave. Bang tidy, that!
     
  9. Boru62

    Boru62 Well-Known Member

    Pre: Warm water face wash
    Brush: S_jagger Panga Panga 26mm ST
    Soap: Stirling Spice
    Razor: Cobra Classic
    Blade: Feather Pro
    Post: Warm then cold water rinse, Old Spice ASL
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    An excellent start to the weekend.
    Happy Shaving one and all.
     
  10. Str8on2

    Str8on2 Well-Known Member

    SEptember 1, 2018

    GEM Contour SE (Push-Button) & GEM ptfe SS #2
    RR F-400 XL
    Shannon’s Copaiba Rose
    Thayers W/H Peach Astringent
    Shannon’s Copaiba A/S splash
    Obsessed by CK
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    A great shave, a great result. An awesome start to the weekend and fabulous shaves to all... :happy093:
     
  11. Bobcat

    Bobcat Well-Known Member

    Saturday

    Prep: Warm Shower-Stirling Scots Pine Sheep
    Soap: Stirling Sandpiper
    Razor: Gillette NEW Long Comb
    Blade: Personna Med Prep (6)
    Brush: Thater Silvertip-26mmx55mm
    Aftershave: Stirling Sandpiper w/Menthol

    WTG-XTG-ATG (adjusted angles for my beard)


    Stirling Sandpiper today. 20 seconds to load Thater Silvertip brush. Easy, thick, slick, lather. Personna Med Prep still in the Gillette NEW Long Comb. Excellent smooth, close, shave. I finished with Stirling Sandpiper aftershave.

    Bob

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  12. Yehuda D

    Yehuda D Israeli Ambassador to TSD

    A quick pic and post for Saturday morning:

    Not shown - my 50's Super Speed, my Plissoft 26mm synthetic, and my Nivea facial wash. There's a Wriggly Tin Spicy Bay Rum soap in the white container behind the Prep. Krampert's Bay Rum and Aramis as my fragrance.

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  13. BaylorGator

    BaylorGator Well-Known Member

    How do you like the Chubby synth, Mark? I haven’t noticed a synthetic that is significantly better than a Yaqui (which are cheap), so haven’t seen the need to spend the money on one. Having said that, BAD flows through my veins looking for new brushes...
     
  14. shaveman

    shaveman Well-Known Member

    Dart
    Israeli Personna
    Pacific Shaving Caffeinated Shave Cream
    Yaqi 24 mm Synthetic Pro Brush
    Nivea Balm
    Blue Aqua Velva
     
  15. Boojum1

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    Randy I love the Chubby 2 Synthetic. I agree with Rudy Vey. It's the best synthetic out there.
     
  16. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    I have probably just a couple shaves left with MY Sandpiper/w Menthol. It's been nice.
     
  17. Primotenore

    Primotenore missed opera tunity

    Saturday, September 1
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    Barrister & Mann Cologne Russe~~Paladin Chief~~Ranger Tech~~Lord Big Ben (2)
    Have a great day!
     
  18. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    With this shave menu, you can decide for yourself, which smells more like the SHULTON Old Spice, the "New Spice" or the Stoylin?
     
  19. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    You shaved with my first nomination for the 2019 Stoylin Tony Awards(Gentleman across the board). :)
     
  20. jluc

    jluc Well-Known Member

    September 1st
    Razor: ATT S1
    Blade: Polsilver SI (3)
    Brush: Switchback/TGN Finest
    Pre-shave: Stirling Mentholated
    Soap: Stirling Spice
    Stirling unscented mentholated witch hazel
    AS: Stirling Spice

    Stirling September! [​IMG]

    Sent from my SM-G965U using Tapatalk
     
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