SOS: September 2020.

Discussion in 'Shower or Shave of the Day' started by Boojum1, Aug 31, 2020.

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  1. brit

    brit in a box

    thank you Jim..:)
    Last edited: Sep 13, 2020
  2. Timwcic

    Timwcic Well-Known Member

    Thank you for the kind words. I have a few slants in the den, with one rises to to top

    Thanks for the reply. I thought it was a repop. It is a beauty of a brush. This is one of my first restores, a Duck from maybe ten years ago

  3. Tim Spencer

    Tim Spencer Well-Known Member



    Costume National Homme perfumed by:
    Dominique Ropion

    Razor - Merkur Futur
    Blade - [​IMG] *5th Shave
    Razor Stand by RV Shaving
    Shave Brush - Omega Hi-Brush 20mm Synthetic (Model# 46745 – 0146745)
    Brush Stand by Desire Metal Works
    Preshave Oil - Lather & Wood's "Unscented"
    Lather Bowl - Durance de Provence White Ceramic
    Shave Soap - Soap Commander "Wisdom"
    Aftershave - Thayers Witch Hazel "Unscented" *with added menthol
    Post-Shave Balm - Costume National Homme
    Deodorant - Nourish Organic "Lavender Mint" (*Not pictured. Going with the Lavender-Mint deo instead of the Fig.)
    Fragrance - Costume National Homme
  4. ram57

    ram57 Don't Open til Christmas

    Menthol Monday SOTD


    Razor: 1946/1947 Gillette Aristocrat
    Blade: PoliSilver (Wizmet) (D1)
    Brush: Oscar11 Aqua\White SOC Boar
    Bowl: Junichi Tanaka 5"
    Pre-Shave Scrub: MRGO Lime
    Pre-Shave Balm: TSD Iced SubZero
    Shave Soap: Nobel Otter Orbit
    Balm: Saponificio Varesino Puro Burro di Karitè
    Aftershave: Nobel Otter Orbit

  5. celestino

    celestino Friendly Neighborhood Wetshaver

    That is a beautiful brush! :happy088:
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  6. celestino

    celestino Friendly Neighborhood Wetshaver

    14 September 2020

    * Blackbird Brass SB 101
    * Wizamet Iridium Super
    * WSP 2-Band + Oscar11 Aquamarine C7
    * Mystic Water Cedar/Sage
    * Unrefined Shea Butter
    * Bergamot/Vetiver EO

  7. TommyCarioca

    TommyCarioca Well-Known Member

    Thx C-stino. I tried copying your translucent blue beauty

    Sent from my SM-G973U using Tapatalk
  8. Ijustmissedthe50s

    Ijustmissedthe50s The Warnee

    I've been thinking about getting one of those razors for some time now. I think they look great, so I'm glad to hear you like the shave.
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  9. brit

    brit in a box

    awesome shave and pic aristocrat..:cool:
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  10. brit

    brit in a box

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  11. Fiorellini

    Fiorellini Well-Known Member

    Thanks my friends.
  12. BigD

    BigD Well-Known Member

    Some Vintage Colgate and Menthol Post Shave Love;
  13. ilts

    ilts Well-Known Member

    Good Morning Everyone SOTD 09/14/20

    '52 Gillette Super Speed
    Shark (5)
    C.O. Bigelow
    Cold Water Rinse, Alum Block
    Aqua Velva Ice Blue A/S

    Have A Great Day! DSCF4990.JPG
  14. ischiapp

    ischiapp Well-Known Member

    SOTD 20200914 PLshaving
    by IschiaPP @ Forio
    Bat71 “PP73”
    Prugno (Plum), Abalone, Oumo Mother Lode, 28x53x115mm
    PLshaving by Paky33@ilRasoio
    Delta Prototype Shaving Soap
    Dovo Renaissance 1885 Meister Mertens
    Inox Steel, 19x70 (6/8"), Spine 5mm, Full Hollow, Spinework, Spanish Oak Scales
    Clubman Pinaud Reserve “Gent’s Gin” Aftershave Lotion 177ml
    #Shave #WetShaving #WetShavers
    #ShaveOfTheDay #ShaveLikeaMan
    #ShavingSoap #Test


    Full size:
    The Bangles - Walk Like an Egyptian
  15. shaveman

    shaveman Well-Known Member

    Homelikeshaving Colibri OC 1.30
    Astra SP
    Nivea Creme
    Razorock Black Bay Shave Soap, Aftershave
    Razorock Finest Badger
  16. Manumik

    Manumik Well-Known Member

    Sanguine Coolcut 9 Shavette
    Proraso Shaving Cream Sensitive
    Yaqi Shaving Brush Synthetic Hair
    Barba Italiana Tiziano Beard Oil


  17. palmolive fox

    palmolive fox Well-Known Member

    The WS Classic will be a wonderful addition to your DE razor collection..I really like the two piece design .My only gripe is it lacks in weight slightly, which some people are tempted to add extra pressure when shaving,but isn't necessary to do so. I rinse more regular in-between each pass too. They pair together excellently with an assertive blade,and give a close presentable socially acceptable shave.
    Last edited: Sep 14, 2020
  18. Primotenore

    Primotenore missed opera tunity

    Article Team
    I am going to assume you are kidding, but in case you aren't, I was referring to the 30 Day Focus thread, which might help you regain your lost Feather AC skills.
    Your words:
    "I've had a mid bloodbath shave since I've lost my whole technique for nearly 3 and half-years without using my Feather AC-SS its time get my hairy ass back into the ball game all over again..... SHIT!!"

    Now, if my further drinking doesn't disturb you...
  19. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

    Supporting Vendor
    Menthol Monday's Shave

    Cold Water Rinse
    Fine Snake Bite Shave Soap
    Jayaruh #18
    Gem Micromatic Clog-Pruf
    Personna GEM SS PTFE
    Osage Rub

    Today is Day 14 of SEptember. Up for the challenge today is my Gem Micromatic Clog-Pruf.

    The Fine Snake Bite Shave Soap face-lathered well with Jayaruh #18 Brush. Two passes and touch ups with the Gem Micromatic Flying Wing razor with a Personna GEM SS PTFE blade gave me a close, comfortable shave. After a cold water rinse I finished off with Osage Rub. I am clean, smooth, and refreshed...

    This combination of of Snake Bite and Osage Rub will leave you weeping (in a good way). A most awesome combination for Menthol Monday.
    Last edited: Sep 14, 2020
  20. Primotenore

    Primotenore missed opera tunity

    Article Team
    I see you got your camera back, Guy. Nice shave!
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