Discussion in 'Safety Razors' started by brit, Dec 10, 2018.
Home ownership is a full time job.
'46 '47 SS
Gillette Gold Tech / Ladas blade
splendid superspeed shave and pic Mac..
fine gold tech shave and pic Stuart..
Late 40s Canadian FB Tech
BBJ walnut brush and bowl
Crabtree & Evelyn West Indian Lime
Super shave and pic Gary.
thank you Jim..
Thank You Gary..
1948 #27 fb tech
soap commander endurance
vintage old spice
Gillette Slim / Gillette Rubie Plus
Fine tech shave and pic Gary.
PRE: Bloom Water
RAZOR: Gillette ‘51 W2 Gold Aristocrat
BLADE: NOS British Wlkinson Sword
BRUSH: AP Shave Co. 24mm Mixed Badger/Boar
SOAP: Barrister and Mann Seville Shaving Soap
POST: Prospectors Classic Aftershave Splash
Gillette Fatboy / Gillette Stainless
Gillette Flare Tip (black handle) / Ladas blade
DE SOTD, Sat, April 3rd 2021
Razor: Gillette Fatboy E4- MFG 1959 4th qtr, excellent adjustable, nice in the hand, good grip, works well IMO.
Blade: Polsilver SI- excellent blade after 1st shave, Sharp & smooth with good longevity.
Soap: Italian barber Amici, nice grapefruit & other citrus scents, excellent lather qualities & affordable.
Brush: Yaqi Moka express 24 mm synthetic, excellent lather generator, cloud like soft tips, nice scrub + 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. WTG(Fatboy 7) + ATG(Fatboy 8) + pickups (Fatboy 8)
Post shave: Italian barber Amici with witch hazel + a dollop of Nivea balm.
Results: CCS,DFS,BBS + no irritation + no weepers = Excellent shave with my Gillette 1959 Fatboy + a Polsilver SI.
Have some great shaves! Stay & think safe in these times!
Gillette Gold Aristocrat / Ladas blade
Gillette Super Speed / Ladas blade
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