03-04-2012, 01:30 AM
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Hello,

I am Cyril from Lyon France.

It's been two years now I have started traditional wet shaving. I have had a lot of fun reading shaving forum and piling on shaving stuff.
I have tried a lot of product, razors and shaving brushes. Now My tastes have refined and I only buy a few thing once in a while.

My razor of choice is the R41. I have always appreciated aggressive razors, the Furtur is a favorite since the beginning but the R41 specific blade angle gives me the best and comfortable shaves ever.

My favorites shaving products are tallow based soap (except Martin de Candre), artisan made products should I need a nicely scented products (Fitjar/nanny's silly soap/Queen Charlotte soaps) and a few creams (Trumper's coconut oil and Castle Forbes lime or lavender).

I have a dozen of shaving brushes from Simpson (GYLE/Chubby#2 super/Chubby#1 two band/Duke#2/Wee Scott), shavemac (177/custom two band D01/custom silver tip flat top), new forest (Tigris Perla silver tip),Rooney (Stubbyheritage XXL) and Semogue (Caravela/1354). My rotation includes now GYLE/Wee scott/Duke and the Shavemac flat top. I only use the others scarcely now.

See you soon on the board !

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 03-04-2012, 01:31 AM
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  • Teiste
  • Moderator Emeritus
  • Salt Lake City,UT
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Welcome to the forum,Cyril.
You have good stuff,I can tell.Enjoy the board.

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 03-04-2012, 02:31 AM
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Bienvenue à toi, Cyril!

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 03-04-2012, 03:39 AM
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Welcome from France to The Shave Nook.

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 03-04-2012, 07:14 AM
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Ah, I see you have elegant tastes in shaving matters! Join us!

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 03-04-2012, 07:17 AM
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  • vuk
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  • Virginia
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Welcome to the Shave Nook!

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 03-04-2012, 07:17 AM
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Welcome to Shave Nook.

regards

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 03-04-2012, 08:01 AM
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Hello and welcome, Cyril.

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 03-04-2012, 08:47 AM
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  • bullgoose
  • The Enabler
  • Redondo Beach, California, U.S.A
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Hello Cyril. Welcome to The Nook! Jump on in, the water's fine.

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 03-04-2012, 10:56 AM
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  • 68stang
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  • Bremerton, WA
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Welcome!

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 03-04-2012, 01:42 PM
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welcome to the site!

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 03-04-2012, 02:01 PM
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  • freddy
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  • San Diego, California, U.S.A.
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Welcome, Cyril, and enjoy your stay. I have had the good fortune to visit your lovely city and very much enjoyed the experience.

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 03-04-2012, 05:29 PM
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Cyril, Welcome to The Shave Nook. Glad to have you here!

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 03-05-2012, 08:59 PM
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  • CMur12
  • Semogueiro de Coração
  • Moses Lake, Washington State, USA
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Hello Cyril. Welcome!

- Murray

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 03-06-2012, 01:11 PM
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Thanks guys !

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 03-09-2012, 07:20 PM
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  • Johnny
  • MODERATOR EMERITUS
  • Wausau, Wisconsin, USA
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Welcome to TSN. You don't see the name Cyril to often. My mother was born in Cyril, Oklahoma.

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 04-19-2012, 08:28 PM
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Welcome, Cyril!!

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 04-19-2012, 09:23 PM
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Welcome to The Shave Nook. It sounds like you'll fit right in ADs and all. Biggrin That's a good thing!

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 04-19-2012, 10:37 PM
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Hello and welcome CyrilSmile
regards, beejay

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 04-20-2012, 04:05 AM
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  • Howler
  • A calamophile and vintage razor lover
  • Fort Smith AR
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Hello and welcome to the Nook.

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