03-31-2012, 07:31 PM
  • bullgoose
  • The Enabler
  • Redondo Beach, California, U.S.A
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Let's see those shaves. Biggrin

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 03-31-2012, 09:18 PM
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Hot Shower with Marseille Bar Soap
Merkur 25C
Feather Blade
MDC Heart
Semogue 830
RazoRock Alum
Brut EDT

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 03-31-2012, 11:55 PM
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- Martin de Candre.
- shavemac finest badger ed.foroafeitado.com
- Merkur 38c barberpole.
- Astra sp.
- Bvlgari Aqua Marine balm.

Have a nice day.

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 04-01-2012, 03:42 AM
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 04-01-2012, 04:19 AM
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Sunday, April 01, 2012

Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Merkur Futur
Blade: Rapira Swedish Supersteel
Brush: Vie-Long Beehive Natural Brown Horse
Soap or Cream: TOBS Sandalwood Soap
A/S: Dickinson's Witch Hazel, Ogallala Bay Rum, Limes & Peppercorns

A wonderful shave on this rainy morning! It was the second shave using the VL Beehive horse, which is continuing to impress me.

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 04-01-2012, 04:31 AM
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Mariner SH
Personna Medical Stainless
Mike's Natural Rose & Cedarwood Soap
Penworks Silvertip
Nivea Cool Kick Balm
Jade East Cologne

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 04-01-2012, 04:40 AM
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Sunday, April 1, 2012
Prep: Hot shower; Yardley bath bar
Lather: De Vergulde Hand "Extra fris" - face lather
Brush: De Vergulde Hand Scheerkwast 
Razor: Sledgehammer Slant 
Blade: Voskhod (1); 3 passes
Post: Cold water rinse; De Vergulde Hand alum; De Vergulde Hand Balsem 
The Gilded Shave!

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 04-01-2012, 04:45 AM
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going back to my cartridge and canned for a couple months to compare the quality to my DE skills

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 04-01-2012, 05:18 AM
  • Johnny
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  • Wausau, Wisconsin, USA
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Sunday, April 1, 2012. Good Morning!

Morning Coffee: Hills Brothers Original Blend
Prep: Wash face with Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Schick I1
Blade: Schick
Soap: Nivea Cream
Brush: Semogue LE 2011 Finest Bristle 2 #74
Scuttle: Dirty Bird 1.5
Post: Cold water rinse followed by some Pitralon Classic A/S


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 04-01-2012, 05:27 AM
  • Obie
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  • Glendale, Wisconsin
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Gentlemen, here's today's shave menu:

Razor: MoDoSo 6/8 (a Dorko-produced razor)
Razor: Muhle R89
Blade: Personna red
Brush: Thater 22 mm
Cream: Herbs of Bulgaria Lavender
Pre-shave: Castle Forbes
Scuttle: Moss
Lather bowl: Ayars/Bonnyman
Witch hazel
Balm: Bulgari
Aftershave: Agua Lavanda Puig

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 04-01-2012, 05:53 AM
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  • Montreal, Canada
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Omega Wooden Handle
Super Speed/Shark day 4
Lider Classic SC
Lubriderm unscented moisturizer
Booster Iced Lime AS

A very enjoyable and ULTRA-BBS shave this morning because I was able to relax and take my time. The Lider Classic cream has such a nice scent, and it lathers like a maniac. The Booster Iced Lime aftershave compliments it very well, and it feels so good on the skin.

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 04-01-2012, 06:20 AM
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Sunday, 1.IV.2012

Predopobarba Vitos
Semogue LE2009 #35
Dovo Menta
Edwin Jagger DE89 Barley
Rapira Super Stainless
Thayers Witch Hazel Lemon
Proraso Crema Liquida

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 04-01-2012, 06:35 AM
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Barbasol Prep
Dovo Natural
Omega Pro Sketched
Alum Block
Aqua Velva
Afta Original
British Sterling Cologne

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 04-01-2012, 06:47 AM
  • jcmy53
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  • Cincinnati, OH
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Razor - Lord Premium L6
Blade - Lord Platinum Class
Brush - Semogue 1305
Cream - Castle Forbes Lavender
A/S - Atkinson's English Lavender + 444 Balm


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 04-01-2012, 06:53 AM
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Sunday morning, April 1, 2012

Schick E2 Injector Razor w/ Personna blade (5)
Semogue 1250 boar bristle brush,
MWF shaving soap w/ warm water lather,
finish with cold water rinse for a DFS!


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 04-01-2012, 07:11 AM
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Sunday morning:

Hot towel face prep
Top Ten for men cream (from Bulgaria)
Omega 10019 boar
Gillette Tech
Vintage Wilk' Super + Chromium
KF bay rum

Whenever I begin testing a new blade I start the test procedure with my least aggressive razors, and frankly I don't expect much from the shave. If I get a DFS I call it good. I was pleasantly surprised today. 2 passes + touchups for a BBS. It's got to be the blade.

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 04-01-2012, 07:11 AM
  • bullgoose
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  • Redondo Beach, California, U.S.A
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Sunday, April 1st

Razor: Merkur Futur
Blade: Schick Chromium
Brush: Vie-Long Beehive (Natural Horse)
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Soap: D.R. Harris Marlborough
A/S: Acqua di Parma

An excellent shave to start the week. Cool

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 04-01-2012, 07:42 AM
  • GMofmiami
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  • Miami, Fl & Central America
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Good morning!

Merkur HD
Astra SP
Semogue 610
Proraso Green Tub New Formula
Razorock Alum
Witch Hazel w/peppermint & aloe
Floid Blue A/S

Fabulous shave with the re-formulated Proraso...tons of slick, rich, cushion filled lather....Finished the shave with Floid Blue...first time using this A/S...normally use the Spanish Floid in the Vigoroso format but this is quite different. Fantastic scent, great feel on the face (menthol and other goodies)....awesome!

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 04-01-2012, 07:49 AM
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(04-01-2012, 04:45 AM)brucered Wrote: going back to my cartridge and canned for a couple months to compare the quality to my DE skills

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Very funny Bruce April FoolsBiggrin

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 04-01-2012, 08:00 AM
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Blue Pack Personna (3)
Semogue 1520
Razorock Classic SC/SS
Razorock Aftershave Wax

I love the Razorock Classic SS and my DE86 with the Personna just glides through it and gives me a smooth irritation free shave. Following up with the Razorock Aftershave Wax leaves my face feeling moisturized without feeling greasy, and it just takes a dab on your fingers to get the job done. The scent isn't my favorite but it doesn't hang around for very long. To be honest I'm a Bay Rum type of guy and with the aftershave wax I detect the scent of Pine needles. Don't get me wrong this is a great product and next time I purchase it I'll get the King Louis Lavender Aftershave Wax since they don't have a Bay Rum scent.


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