04-22-2012, 08:01 PM
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  • leo
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Hello everyone.
My name is Leo and I live in Wisconsin.
I have recently started looking for the best way to shave. After hundreds of dollars wasted on different razors someone told me to try a safety razor and to use a shaving soap and brush and what a difference it has made.
Can't wait to get to know you people and learn new things.

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 04-22-2012, 08:09 PM
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Welcome to the forum, Leo, and enjoy the journey, sir!

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 04-22-2012, 08:11 PM
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It's great to have you in the Nook!

You'll definitely learn old things that are "new" again. It's a good thing you didn't say you started looking into this to save money! Wink

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 04-22-2012, 08:29 PM
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  • Teiste
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Welcome Leo!

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 04-22-2012, 08:34 PM
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  • leo
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(04-22-2012, 08:11 PM)SharpSpine Wrote: It's great to have you in the Nook!

You'll definitely learn old things that are "new" again. It's a good thing you didn't say you started looking into this to save money! Wink
Nope! Money was not the reason for the change.
I had a Gillette sensor and Mach3,Norelco the kind with the lotion in it and a Braun 7 series. All left me with razor burns. I found couple of Gillette safety razors at a rummage sale and took them and cleaned them really good and so far they are working great. We will see what the long term results will be.

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 04-22-2012, 08:57 PM
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  • tgutc
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Welcome to the Nook!

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 04-22-2012, 09:04 PM
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  • Johnny
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  • Wausau, Wisconsin, USA
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Welcome to The Shave Nook fellow Wisconsinite. We hope you enjoy your stay.

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 04-22-2012, 09:09 PM
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You can save money using a DE razor; just like you can row across the Atlantic if you really want to Tongue

Welcome to the Nook Leo - and welcome to a most pleasurable journey into the art and craft of looking good and feeling good about it Biggrin

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 04-22-2012, 09:22 PM
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  • leo
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(04-22-2012, 09:09 PM)WegianWarrior Wrote: You can save money using a DE razor; just like you can row across the Atlantic if you really want to Tongue

Welcome to the Nook Leo - and welcome to a most pleasurable journey into the art and craft of looking good and feeling good about it Biggrin

Yeah I'm finding out just how addicting this can be especially after joining this forum. Tongue
My wife will be thrilled to learn that I picked up another interest to spend money on. Biggrin

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 04-22-2012, 09:25 PM
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  • Johnny
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(04-22-2012, 09:22 PM)leo Wrote:
(04-22-2012, 09:09 PM)WegianWarrior Wrote: You can save money using a DE razor; just like you can row across the Atlantic if you really want to Tongue

Welcome to the Nook Leo - and welcome to a most pleasurable journey into the art and craft of looking good and feeling good about it Biggrin

Yeah I'm finding out just how addicting this can be especially after joining this forum. Tongue
My wife will be thrilled to learn that I picked up another interest to spend money on. Biggrin

Ha! Your wife has not seen nothing yet. Tell her she better plan on making room. Biggrin

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 04-22-2012, 10:41 PM
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Welcome to your new addiction Leo! Smile

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 04-22-2012, 11:05 PM
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  • Snuff
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Welcome Leo,

Hope you enjoy your new interest for a long time to come.
btw. look for other shavers in your region, that way you get to try out new stuff without buying it first.

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 04-23-2012, 04:55 AM
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  • TexBilly
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Welcome to the Nook, Leo! Cool

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 04-23-2012, 06:30 AM
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  • bullgoose
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Welcome to the Show, Leo! Cool

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 04-23-2012, 08:24 AM
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  • slantman
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Hi Leo and Welcome to The Shave Nook.

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 04-23-2012, 08:43 AM
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  • leo
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Thanks everybody.
There aren't many forums that make a person feel as welcome as all of you people do.

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 04-23-2012, 09:09 AM
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  • Johnny
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Leo, what part of WI are you in?

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 04-23-2012, 09:23 AM
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  • leo
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(04-23-2012, 09:09 AM)Johnny Wrote: Leo, what part of WI are you in?

Two Rivers. It's about 20 minutes from Green Bay.

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 04-23-2012, 09:26 AM
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  • Johnny
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(04-23-2012, 09:23 AM)leo Wrote:
(04-23-2012, 09:09 AM)Johnny Wrote: Leo, what part of WI are you in?

Two Rivers. It's about 20 minutes from Green Bay.

Know it well. Nice part of the state.

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 04-23-2012, 09:36 AM
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  • leo
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(04-23-2012, 09:26 AM)Johnny Wrote:
(04-23-2012, 09:23 AM)leo Wrote:
(04-23-2012, 09:09 AM)Johnny Wrote: Leo, what part of WI are you in?

Two Rivers. It's about 20 minutes from Green Bay.

Know it well. Nice part of the state.

Yes I moved here almost 15 years ago and I like it.

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