SoS: September 2021

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  1. ram57

    ram57 Don't Open til Christmas


    Thursday SOTD

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    Razor: Gillette Toggle – Gold (S5)
    Blade: Gillette Nacet (D4)
    Brush: Shavemac H4414024 Horn 24mm
    Bowl: Junichi Tanaka 5"
    Pre-Shave Scrub: MRGLO Lime
    Pre-Shave Balm: GroomingDept Chamomile & Lemon
    Shave Cream: Penhaligon's Blenheim Bouquet
    Balm: Penhaligon's Blenheim Bouquet
    Aftershave: Chatillon Lux Champs de Lavande Toner

     
  2. IAmTheJody

    IAmTheJody Gillette-i Master Staff Member

    How awesome would it be to find one of those Autostrop wooden man window displays?!
     
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  3. stuartganis

    stuartganis Well-Known Member

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  4. Purvis

    Purvis Well-Known Member

    King for a day. SOTD
    I don’t know but this particular soap seems to be very different from other Wholly Kaw soaps I have.
    It really is in a class of its own.
    Just a delightful experience, so happy the season change had me pull this one out again.
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  5. palmolive fox

    palmolive fox Well-Known Member


    SOTD : 30th September 2021.

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    Shaving recipe for today.

    Prep: Warm shower:/Nivea Men Power Fresh Shower Gel.

    Pre:
    Cold wet flannel to my face.
    FatFace Ocean Escape Soap Bar.
    Brush: Yaqi Sagrada Familia 24mm Synthetic.
    Bowl Lather.
    Bowl: Home Bargains Stainless Steel Side Bowl.
    Lather : Williams Mug shaving Soap.
    Blade:WeCut Platinum. (D2)
    Razor: Snmirn Adjustable. (settings) 4-wtg, 8-atg, 6,-pick ups.

    Post:
    Cold water face wash with brush squeezings, Cold Water Face Rinse. /Homemade (~Autumn/Winter mix~) peppermint lavender, eucalyptus, + Tea Tree essential Oils Mixed Together With 200ml of Care+Witch Hazel./Cien Sensitive ASB./Williams Aqua Velva ASL.(Spanish Version)

    Greetings,

    Early morning shave,

    Another wonderful shave with the Snmirn razor to finish my shaving week off....I intend to carry on with the Snmirn razor in my next week's shaves to get more acquainted with it.

    A Enjoyable 2 pass + pick ups close comfortable shave with no errors to report....Finishing the shave off with a generous splash of Williams Aqua Velva ASL. (Spanish Version).

    My face is feeling smooth cool, & smelling divine.;)

    Keep safe, and enjoy your day ladies & gentlemen.:cool:
     
  6. James Kleinkauf

    James Kleinkauf Well-Known Member

    Thursday 09.30.21 SOTD

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    Tatara Masamune OC / Personna‌ ‌Platinum‌
    Elite Razor Fire & Ice 24mm Manchurian White Fan
    Ethos Grooming Essentials Mélange d’agrumes Soap & AS
     
  7. Dave in KY

    Dave in KY On second thought, Buttercup

    I actually googled for awhile hunting it with no results.......................big surprise :happy102:
     
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  8. Dave in KY

    Dave in KY On second thought, Buttercup

    Thursday SEptember 30, 2021
    Razor: Eagle Improved
    Blade: Heavily Modified Gem SS
    Brush: Wolf Whiskers Beehive
    Soap: I Coloniali
    AS 1: Humphrey's Alcoholado Maravilla 70
    AS 2: CFG Ghost Town Barber
    Fragrance:
    Consecutive Daily Shaves - # 1,058

    Well we've run out of days in SEptember before I ran out of SE Razors so no duplicates this month. Will use some more but will be interspersing some other razors in the mix as well. Have a great day everyone !

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  9. jluc

    jluc smelling pretty

    Stirling SEptember!

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  10. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    September 30, 2021
    Yaqi Katana
    Feather
    MrEE #4 with Maggard SHD
    The Dead Sea
    Shave Soap & Aftershave

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    September 2021 Recap

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  11. shaveman

    shaveman Well-Known Member

    iKon Standard
    CG Hammered Copper Handle
    Voskhod
    Semogue Boar
    Tabac Original
    Phoenix Shaving Aloe Vera
    Dana Canoe
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  12. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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    Thursday's Shave
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    Cold Water Rinse
    Palmolive Shave Cream
    Jayaruh #414 Silvertip Badger
    GEM Damaskeene
    Personna GEM SS PTFE
    CWR
    Lustray Spice After Shave

    The Palmolive Shave Cream lathered well with Jayaruh #414 Silvertip Badger. Two passes and touch ups with the GEM Damaskeene with a Personna GEM SS PTFE gave me a close, comfortable shave. After a cold water rinse I finished off with Lustray Spice After Shave. I am clean, smooth, and refreshed...
     
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  13. Yehuda D

    Yehuda D Israeli Ambassador to TSD

    Like comparing day to night. The Booster Iced Lime and Polar Ice have ZERO cooling. Osage Rub is a menthol atom bomb.


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  14. Yehuda D

    Yehuda D Israeli Ambassador to TSD

    Thursday morning:

    Stirling Mentholated Pre Shave Soap
    Yaqi 30mm Barber Pole
    Super Speed/Minora day 2
    Stirling Black Ice SS
    Prep ASB
    Razorock Don Donato AS Splash

    This Black Ice is a refill puck that I bought a long time ago and like a shmuck I forgot that I had it so a couple of weeks ago I came across it when I was looking for something in my storage locker. The scent is IMHO very nice - it’s a sweet anise type like the Glacial Obsidian, the lather works up so rich with the typical Stirling slickness thanks to the tallow formula, it’s got a wonderful menthol sensation, and the postshave feeling is fantastic. As always the Prep delivers its own special cooling and soothing care, while the Don Donato aftershave smells so beautiful and feels so good. A special thanks to my Yaqi Barber Pole synthetic for whipping up such awesome lather. What a great BBS shave this was!

    Have a good day - be well and safe!
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  15. Tim Spencer

    Tim Spencer Well-Known Member

    THURSDAY'S SHAVE

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    Perfumed by:
    Alberto Morillas & Annie Buzantian
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    Body Wash - Lucky Girl Boutique's Pure Body Delights "Tommy Boy"
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    Fragrance - Tommy Hilfiger
    Aftershave - Catie's Bubbles '95 Liquid Labels
    Shave Soap - Catie's Bubbles '95 Liquid Labels Luxury Shave Soap Formula
    Deodorant - Lucky Girl Boutique's Pure Body Delights "Tommy Boy"
    Pre-shave Soap - Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements - Cube with Dock
    Post-Shave Balm - Advanced Clinicals Anti-aging Hyaluronic Acid Cream
    Razor - Antique Gillette ABC "Empire" Razor circa 1908-1912 (fully restored/re-plated by Razor Emporium)
    Blade - [​IMG] *Fresh Blade
    Razor Stand - ThinkGeek Executive Knight Pen Holder
    Brush - London Cutlers Antique Silver Modified Synthetic Boar Hair
    Brush Stand - Jac Zagoory's Butterfly Pen Stand
    Soap Bowl - Paul Revere silver plated replica sugar bowl
     
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  16. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    Oh wow....you would think the two Boosters would indeed have cooling power(given their names).
     
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  17. Ron R

    Ron R Well-Known Member

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  18. Ron R

    Ron R Well-Known Member

    DE SOTD, Thur, September 30th 2021

    Razor: Razorock(I.B) 2nd Gen Lupo.72- Mfg 2021> excellent mid range, very carefree shave, stellar results mostly & enjoy using it.
    Blade: Polsilver SI (3) great blade, Sharp & smooth with good longevity.
    Soap: Colonel Conk Bayrum, nice mild scent of Bayrum with excellent lather qualities.
    Brush: Yaqi Mountain lake 24mm 2band badger, excellent lather generator, pillow like soft tips, nice scrubber + great lather painter.
    Pre shave: Brush wash 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 + pickups.
    Post shave: Witch hazel skin cleaning+ Ogallala Bayrum with sandal wood AS + a dollop of CeraVe moisturizer balm( [​IMG] scentless).
    Results: CCS,DFS,BBS + no irritation + no weepers = [​IMG] Excellent shave with my RR Lupo.72 + a Polsilver SI blade.
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    Have some great shaves!
     
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  19. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

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  20. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    A lot of Mitchell's I see.
     
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