Saturday 20 June - Friday 26 June 2020

Vacumatic

Legendary Member
Pre-shave:- Pears Green

Bowl/Scuttle:- None

Br
ush:- Synthetic

Soap/Cream:- Tobs Almond

Razor/Blade:- Parker 96R and Wilkinson

Post/After-shave: Cocoa Butter and night cream mix to keep my allure
Fragrance:- Lacoste

When I first started DE shaving I bought products from the High Street which included packs of Wilkinson blades, it is now time to use them up because they are just too mild, going to pair them with a Parker 96R which is medium to aggressive and see how that works. 6 blades left so not too bad.

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Ram57

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Saturday SOTD

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Razor Oneblade GENESIS
Blade: Feather FHS-10 (D6)
Brush: Simpson Trafalgar T3 Synthetic
Scuttle: Georgetown G12"
Pre-Shave Scrub: MRGO Lime
Pre-Shave Balm: GroomingDept Unscented
Shave Cream: Moon Amaretto Speciale
Balm: Moon Amaretto Speciale
Aftershave: Small Batch Shave Tonic
 



SOTD : 20th June 2020.



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Shaving recipe for today.


Prep: Warm shower / Original Source ~ Tingly Mint & Tea Tree Shower Gel.


Pre:


Cold wet flannel to my face.


Wilko ~ Men's Face Wash + Nuage Menthol shaving Oil.



Brush: Chinese Unbranded Horsehair.


Face Lather.


Soap : Proraso ~ Sandalwood.


Blade: Indian Gillette Wilkinson Sword ~ Saloon Pack. (1)


Razor: Merkur~ 37c.


Post:

Cold Water Face Rinse./Cold Water Face Rinse./Homemade peppermint eucalyptus, Tea Tree , lemon essential Oils + menthol crystals Witch Hazel Mixture./ Proraso ~ Sandalwood ASL.



L'0REAL ~ Barber Club Reinforcing ASB.



Greetings,


A new shave set up to start the weekend...Carrying on using my slant razors.

The 37c was the first slant razor that i bought a few months after i introduced myself to traditional wet shaving i was slightly hesitant on my maiden shave with this german Fräulein but was pleasantly surprised that it wasn't aggressive but smooth was compared to my much loved merkur 34c & muhle r89...

After a while getting familiar with the 37c i went on a impulsive buying bought and purchased it's bigger powerhouse sibling the 39c which i find slightly more aggressive purely because of the weight difference from the longer handle.

Both razors are a joy to shave with and will always be firm favourites of mine.

The indian GWS is a great match for the 37c making a smooth efficient duo.

A enjoyable 3 pass +pick ups near BBS shave with no errors to report.

Finishing to the shave off with a generous dollop of L'0REAL ~ Barber Club Reinforcing ASB.

My face is feeling super smooth and smelling divine.😉

Stay safe and enjoy the start of the weekend ladies & gentlemen.😎

 
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SpeedyPC

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Date:- 20 June 2020

Pre-shave:- Cold Water straight from the tap
Bowl/Scuttle:- Captain's Choice
Brush:- RazoRock Plissoft Bruce Synth. 24/57mm knot
Soap/Cream:- Declaration Grooming ~ Fourth & Pine
Razor/Blade:- Muhle R41 attach to iKon Bulldog / Polsilver Super Iridium #1
Post/After-shave:- T.N. Dickinson Witch Hazel Astringent mixed into the 240ml bottle with Natural Glycerin (20 drops) & Tea Tree Antiseptic (10) / The Stray Whisker Aftershave Balm (Australian made)
Fragrance:- Proraso Wood & Spice
 

Blademonkey

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SOTD 20th June 2020

Razor - ATT Windsor CM1
Blade - Souplex
Soap - Fitjar - Fjelheim ( Hard Soap )
Brush - Alpha Outlaw V2 Cu, Silvertip
Post - Thayers astringent
Frag - Bronnley - Fern Cologne

I used this soap from Fitjar a couple of days ago for the first time, so I thought I would use it again today to get a better feel for it.
As with the first use, it exploded into a thick luxurious lather with little effort and it was as slick as a Texas puddle, it also has a wonderful pine and juniper scent.
I'm liking this soap a lot! :)
The ATT Windsor CM1 is the mildest razor in the range but performed very well especially when fitted with a Souplex blade, I find these blades to be as sharp as a Feather blade but not at all rough on its first use as can sometimes be the case with the Feather .
A close and comfortable shave was had leaving me with baby smooth skin, perfect!
To finish off my shave I splashed on the Fern Coiogne which went well with the pine and juniper scented Fitjar soap.

I wish you all a fab weekend whatever you are doing, just stay safe while doing it!:)

Untill the next time,

Paul.
 

jap314

Veteran


SOTD Saturday, June 20, 2020

Growth: 24h
Intro: Aleppo soap (20% laurel oil)
Preshave: Myrsol Emulsion
Brush: Danidom Profesional V50207
Soap: cream La Toja "Vintage '70"
Lathering: turkish bowl
Straight Razor: Castro 'Meiga'
Strop: VK kvin
Passes: WTG-ATG-retouch + comfort foam
Aftershave: Myrsol 'Agua Balsámica'

Good day to all!
 
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