SOS September 2019

Discussion in 'Shower or Shave of the Day' started by celestino, Aug 31, 2019.

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  1. poppi

    poppi Well-Known Member

    Schick I2 razor
    Schick blade
    Shave Revolution synthetic brush
    Morning TOST SS
    Osage Rub/Witch Hazel w/aloe
    Pinaud Citrus Musk cologne

    Right dandy shave to start the week with. The Morning TOST SS has been a bugger for me to figure out lathering but today was pretty good. So my face is happy. Now go enjoy your day folks.
     
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  2. Norcalnewb

    Norcalnewb Magnanimous Moos

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    September 16 SOTD:

    Razor: Razorock Hawk V2
    Blade: Feather AC Professional Super
    Brush: PAA Atomic Rocket
    Lather: PAA Big Shave East
    Aftershave: PAA Big Shave East
     
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  3. Number six

    Number six Well-Known Member

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    Phoenix AA :: Alpha Ti Outlaw :: Oleo
     
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  4. Linuxguile

    Linuxguile dating an unusual aristocrat

    Supporting Vendor
    SOTD Stirling SEptember 16th
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    Stirling Mentholated Pre-Shave Soap
    RazoRock ECO
    Crown Super Stainless
    WWB Talleyrand (26mm, Frigate Class)
    Stirling Deep Blue Sea soap and AS

    Half way through the month and I finally got in my first SE shave. The RazoRock ECO doesn't use a typical SE blade though, instead is uses ½ of a DE blade. The head geometry of the ECO makes it's feel like a traditional SE in use, however. I was able to shave with a very shallow angle with the ECO. Additionally head of the razor does not introduce any bend to the blade instead it is clamped flat in the head. Despite this, and having some significant blade reveal, I didn't notice any chatter and the blade felt quite stiff, much like a traditional SE. The Crown blade struggled a little bit on the first past with my heavy weekend growth but after that was quite smooth and after three passes the baby was in the house! My face felt really good after this shave. Being able to shave at such a shallow angle really keeps any irritation at bay. I finished off with a healthy splash of the DBS AS and I'm feeling and smelling like a million bucks on this fine Monday morning. Have a great day my friends!

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  5. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    The Tuesday Way Of Things:

    prep-Nivea 4 Men Bodywash(Energy)in shower
    shave-Razorock Lime Burst Soap
    brush-MaggardRazors 26 mm Marble Handle Synthetic
    razor-Gillette Sensor Deuce Pivot DisposeABLE
    A.S.-Clubman Reserve Gent's Gin.

    So much for devoting this week to Leather products....that'll happen as it gets colder though
     
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  6. Droo78

    Droo78 Well-Known Member

    Monday's Shave

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  7. TommyCarioca

    TommyCarioca Well-Known Member

    Have a good Tuesday boys[​IMG]

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  8. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    September 17, 2019
    OneBlade Genesis
    Feather FHS
    Simpson CH2 Synthetic
    Mike’s Bay Rum
    Captain’s Choice Bay Rum Aftershave

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  9. James Kleinkauf

    James Kleinkauf Well-Known Member

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    Tuesday 09.17.19 SOTD

    RazoRock Essential Oil Of Lime Shave Oil
    RazoRock SLOC / Astra SP (1)
    Mr. PB24BA-04 Pure Badger
    Chiseled Face Sherlock Shaving Soap
    Chiseled Face Sherlock Aftershave Splash

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  10. allouder1

    allouder1 Active Member

    Menthol Monday
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  11. DaltonGang

    DaltonGang Ol' Itchy Whiskers

    I should have known. I forgot to touch this one up. I looked back, and it gave me issues, in the past. It is definitely in the touch-up pile now. I had a so-so shave, that left me with a DFS, but not what I like for smoothness, on the first pass. Silky smooth 2nd pass, ATG.

    Razor- Franklin PC Co.. Germany. 1/4 Hollow.
    Brush- Stirling Boar
    Soap- Arko Stick
    Aftershave- Arctic Blue


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  12. Str8on2

    Str8on2 Well-Known Member

    RR Gamechanger .84/Shark Platinum/Graydog 26mm Badger/PAA Sangre De Drago CK-6
    Thayers Medicated WH Astringent/PAA Sangre De Drago splash-cologne

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    Delightfully good shave.
    Great evening and shaves to all...
     
  13. NCoxSTL

    NCoxSTL AAACK!

    Stirling SEptember!!!

    September 16

    Razor - Gem Micromatic Open Comb
    Blade - CVS Carbon SE
    Soap - Stirling Black Ice
    Brush - Wolf Whiskers Custom Silvertip
    Post - Alum

    It's Menthol Monday! Soap of the day is Stirling Black Ice, the soap you want to eat (if you like black licorice). Great menthol kick on this one with that awesome scent and the Wolf Whiskers badger brush had no issues at all. Second day on the OCMM and it turned from the smooth and highly efficient tool to the beast today. Not really the razor's fault, though. I didn't set the blade in right and ended up with a scrape and a cut on my right jawline on the second stroke. I felt the roughness on the first stroke but just tried to adjust angle on the second. With the blade on top of the corner guards instead of in them - you don't get a smooth shave. Fixed it and completed two full passes and some touch up for a very nice high level DFS. Good enough.

    Still in the 90's around here. August in September. That's ok. Makes Menthol Monday that much more appropriate. Have a great Tuesday!!

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  14. Tim Spencer

    Tim Spencer Well-Known Member

    I love Big Shave East. Totally underrated scent!
     
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  15. Norcalnewb

    Norcalnewb Magnanimous Moos

    I agree! It is a great scent that has some nice staying power.
     
  16. Tim Spencer

    Tim Spencer Well-Known Member

  17. celestino

    celestino Friendly Neighborhood Wetshaver

    17 September 2019

    * Charcoal Goods Level 3 OC + Stork Ex Brass
    * Wizamet Iridium Super
    * Super 3-Band + ZenShave Snakewood C7
    * Mystic Water Sardinian Honey
    * Unrefined Shea Butter
    * Bergamot/Vetiver EO



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  18. SHAVEWIZARD420

    SHAVEWIZARD420 Well-Known Member


    Hey Paul! I believe there may be some bentinite clay at the end of ingredients but is not enough to negatively effect the shave.
     
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  19. SHAVEWIZARD420

    SHAVEWIZARD420 Well-Known Member

    SHAVE OF THE DAY
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    Wet The Face Autumn for todays soap of choice.

    Love the scent of this one, it is a spicy apple cinnamon scent but is very well done and different from most other scents of this type.


    Performance is excellent making this one of the "Underrated" artisans that rarely gets mentioned on the fourms. Whipped up a thick lather that provided plenty of protection. Managed a DFS with no irritation. Finished off with stirling Haverford.


    Hope everyone had a great shave!
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  20. brit

    brit in a box

    i build scale models of race cars and such..old hobby dating back 40+ years,but this bike came with kit i got some time ago..it's just well detailed..but i like cool stuff and i am a car guy.gearhead ,petrol head.. etc..i have also built many full size street cars and hotrod trucks ..sorry for the ramble..:)
     
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