04-21-2012, 09:32 PM
  • bullgoose
  • The Enabler
  • Redondo Beach, California, U.S.A
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Let's See Those Shaves. Cool

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 04-21-2012, 10:30 PM
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Good Morning Gentlemen,

It's a sunny day in Antalya. A nice shower and a BBS shave is a great way to start the day. I listened to 'curb your enthusiasm OST' while shaving, it's an uplifting soundtrack.

Semogue SOC Boar
Musgo Real SC
Weber DLC head and Bulldog Handle
Bolzano blade
Davidoff Cool Water AS
Arko Cream

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Have a nice Sunday everyone!

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 04-22-2012, 12:42 AM
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Prep L'Occitane Lavender Soap
Razor Maxotte High Grade 6/8
Brush Le Tuft Le Une Grande
Vito's Coconut & Almond Soft Soap
Alum & Witch Hazel
L'Occitane Baux Balm
Botanics Moisturiser SPF 15
L'Occitane Cedre L'Atlas Eau De Parfum,


Absolutely beautiful shave from this razor, one of two straights i own with full hollow ground blades, or singing blades as some people like to call them, and they are without doubt the sharpest razors i've ever owned for a traditional straight, the Feather AC - SS is another matter.

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 04-22-2012, 02:16 AM
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Cobra Classic
Feather Pro
KMF Cool Mint Shave Cream
Via Long Pro Horsehair
Nivea Cool Kick Balm
Herve Leger Homme

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 04-22-2012, 02:24 AM
  • SLB04
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  • Schalksmühle
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This morning:

- Veleiro Pre-Shave Soap
- 66-60 Hautnähröl
- Florena Privileg Rasiercreme
- Semogue 830
- Gillette Red Tip with Voshkod (4)
- Tüff herb Rasierwasser
- The Handmade Soap Company After Shave Soothing Cream

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 04-22-2012, 02:55 AM
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- Jabonman foroafeitado 2012 limited.
- Olivo finest DB 24xh.
- Muhle r41.
- Astra sp.
- Bvlgari Aqua Marine balm.

First time using this lovely and exclusive shaving soap. Really nice.

Have a nice day.

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 04-22-2012, 03:45 AM
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Blonde Badger
Amber Injector
VDH Deluxe
Alt Innsbruck

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 04-22-2012, 03:49 AM
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Sunday, April 22, 2012

Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Merkur Futur
Blade: Astra Superior Platinum
Brush: Thater Stout 2
Soap or Cream: Mitchell's Wool Fat
A/S: Dickinson's Witch Hazel, Alt Innsbruck Splash

A typically close and smooth shave with the Futur/Astra/MWF combo. The Alt Innsbruck, in addition to its fragrance, added to the already good skin feel. From start to finish, this was a great shave!

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 04-22-2012, 04:41 AM
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Soap: Cella
Brush: Rooney Large in Best
Razor: DE89
Blade: Yellow (1)
Post: Prof ASB
Face Lather, 3 Pass + Touch up
Cella is a wonderful soap, produces lather in seconds, super glide
Results Very, very clean!!
Ps this is my old waking mate Patsy, just back after a 6 M walk!!

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 04-22-2012, 05:03 AM
  • Johnny
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  • Wausau, Wisconsin, USA
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Sunday, April 22, 2012. Good Morning!

Morning Coffee: Hills Brothers Original Blend
Prep: Wash face with Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Schick I1
Blade: Schick
Soap: TABAC (Thanks Billy)
Brush: Semogue 1460
Scuttle: Dirty Bird 1.5
Post: Cold water rinse followed by some Pitralon Classic


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 04-22-2012, 05:12 AM
  • Israeli Ambassador
  • Montreal, Canada
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Omega Wooden Handle
Super Speed/new Rapira
Kolynos Regular SC
Hega AS
Brut Cologne

I was thinking of my 2nd "home away from home" which is Thessaloniki, Greece this morning and I wanted to take a nice "nostalgic shave" and this Kolynos Regular cream delivered fantastic lather with really good skincare. The scent is very flowery - in fact it's identical to C&E Almond, so it's very pleasant. The Hega aftershave is very neutrally-scented, so it won't disrupt the scent of any cologne or eau de toilette. Even though it has no menthol, it has a cooling effect.

(04-22-2012, 02:24 AM)SLB04 Wrote: This morning:

- Veleiro Pre-Shave Soap
- 66-60 Hautnähröl
- Florena Privileg Rasiercreme
- Semogue 830
- Gillette Red Tip with Voshkod (4)
- Tüff herb Rasierwasser
- The Handmade Soap Company After Shave Soothing Cream

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Leider bin ich mit dieser Florena Creme nicht vertraut. Ist es neu? Smile

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 04-22-2012, 05:21 AM
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Sunday, April 22, 2012

Prep: Hot shower; Yardley bath bar
Lather: MWF - face lather
Brush: Semogue 820
Razor: Merkur 39C Sledgehammer Slant
Blade: Voskhod (4); 3 passes
Post: Cold water rinse; Krampert's Finest
Bay Rum
Fragrance: 37 degrees Bleu

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 04-22-2012, 06:25 AM
  • jcmy53
  • Senior Member
  • Cincinnati, OH
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1934 Gillette Aristocrat
Super-Max Super Platinum
Proraso Pre Shaving Cream
Vulfix 2234
Geo. F. Trumper Rose
D.R. Harris Pink
Proraso Balsamo w/Aloe and Vitamin E


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 04-22-2012, 06:45 AM
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Sunday, April 22

Soap: A veggie-based formula I made a while back - Oakmoss/sandalwood scent
Brush: Omega 49
Razor: King "New King" 5/8 full-hollow
Post: Alum followed by Captain's Choice AS

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 04-22-2012, 06:46 AM
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Sunday morning, April 22, 2012

Schick E2 Injector Razor w/ Personna blade (2)
Semogue SOC boar bristle brush,
MWF shaving soap w/ warm water lather,
finish with cold water rinse for a DFS!


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 04-22-2012, 06:50 AM
  • SLB04
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(04-22-2012, 05:12 AM)JAYDEE Wrote:
(04-22-2012, 02:24 AM)SLB04 Wrote: - Florena Privileg Rasiercreme

Leider bin ich mit dieser Florena Creme nicht vertraut. Ist es neu? Smile

No, unfortunetly it's not a new one. It's a vintage shaving cream made in former East Germany and it is at least more than 20 years old.

But the lather was good and it smells like cedarwood.

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 04-22-2012, 07:11 AM
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Sunday morning:

GFT rose cream
Simpson Special pure badger
GEM Ted Pella 121-1
Gem SS ptfe (1)
Kramperts Finest Bay Rum

Blade test of another Ted Pella blade that I was sent, that is not the accepted blade for shaving. OK, so that didn't last long. It's a window scraper blade. I installed a good blade and I was off to the races.

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 04-22-2012, 07:15 AM
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Barbasol Prep
Dovo Natural
Target Badger
Alum Block
Aqua Velva
Afta Original
Clubman Special Reserve

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 04-22-2012, 07:36 AM
  • Obie
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  • Glendale, Wisconsin
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Gentlemen, today's shave was a revelation:

That my Le Grelot in the black buffalo horn scales is about as sweet a razor in every way as I've had, and I've had some beauties.
That my handsome Muhle Stylo butterscotch DE must have been designed for me for absolute comfort and close shave.
That the matching Muhle Stylo butterscotch silver tip brush is a beauty in looks and an odd duck in function for being floppy with a handle that weighs a ton and is an ergonomic bust.
That the double edge blades Super Iridium and Gillette 7 O' Clock "SharpEdge" yellows share the crown in my humble shave den.
That Xpec original is an exquisite shave cream.
That Schwarzweisskeramik is the most perfect scuttle I have owned, and I have owned a series of scuttles.
And that today's shave was worthy of a king.

Razor: Le Grelot in the black buffalo horn scales
Razor: Muhle Stylo DE in the butterscotch handle
Blade: Super Iridium
Brush: Muhle Style silver tip in the butterscotch handle
Cream: Xpec original
Scuttle: Schwarzweisskeramik
Witch hazel
Balm: Coral Skin Food by Trumper
Aftershave: Zino by Davidoff
Music: Piano Concerto No. 3 by Rachmaninov
Finisher: Ethiopian Harrar coffee and the New York Times

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 04-22-2012, 07:38 AM
  • Dave
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This is my first time uploading a picture of my SOTD

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Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Gillette Aristocrat
Blade: Personna Lab (1)
Brush: Muhle Synthetic 21mm
Soap or Cream: Proraso Menthol
A/S: Trumpers Lime Skin Food, Osage Rub

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