08-03-2019, 08:00 AM
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Saturday AM 2019-08-03

Moss Anniversary Slate scuttle with tepid water
Elite Razor Persian Jar Arizona Jade Manchurian White (28/54)
Acqua di Parma Colonia shaving cream (v.1)
Paradigm II Titanium
Wilkinson 'Light Brigade' (5)
Acqua di Genova 1853 aftershave

Another great warm morning shave.  Admittedly the cream provided little challenge, but the brush quickly made excellent lather.  It's quite heavy and feels a bit slippery when my hand is wet, so I'll have to be careful not to drop it.  The cream and Paradigm razor produced no skin irritation at all, but the aftershave still felt and smelled wonderful.
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 08-03-2019, 08:12 AM
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Saturday, August 3
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Myrsol Don Carlos 1972~~Simpson 90th Anniversary Astor~~Detroit National Cut Co.
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 08-03-2019, 08:14 AM
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Friday 


Phoenix and Beau Iceni
Noberu of Sweden synthetic brush  
Pils with Feather 
Weleda balm 

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 08-03-2019, 08:16 AM
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Phoenix and Beau Trafalgar 
Timor/Matador Elegante/Feather 
Weleda balm 

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 08-03-2019, 08:40 AM
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Saturday, August 3, 2019
Ach Brito, lemon glicerine soap
Auntralian Private Reserve (APR), Fresca
El Druida, two bands badger
F.K., carbon steel 6/8, Solingen.
Acqua di Genova, Golfo del Tigullio Lotion After Shave
Acqua di Genova, EdC.
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 08-03-2019, 10:10 AM
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Proraso Red / Vitos Red Uberlather
Antica Barbieria Boar
Vanta Shavette
Erbe Solingen
Proraso Red Aftershave

2 pass, no prep, tepid water shave.

The Vanta arrived this morning so though I'd give it a run out, only 24 hours worth of stubble but thought what the heck, why not? The build quality is a mixed bag, the business end (all of the steel) is very nicely made with tight tolerances and a good finish but unfortunately the scales let the side down, one of the worst I've ever seen, think Gold Dollar quality... Not a big deal on a £15 razor designed for barbershops I'm sure.

Even though I've never used a shavette before the shave was sublime...But I am quite competent with a straight (if I say so myself) so that probably had something to do with it, also helps the blade corners are muted on this design. A really nice and comfortable experience, only annoyance was the need to rinse fairly often due to the small blade, other than that I highly recommend it - I'm the smoothest I've been in a while, BBS+ I would say

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 08-03-2019, 12:42 PM
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 08-03-2019, 08:39 PM
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Razor: PAA Copper Ascension DOC/Shark Platinum blade
Brush: Wolf Whiskers with 28mm Maggards SHD fan 2-band badger
Soap: PAA Son of Honeysuckle CK-6
Aftershave: PAA Son of Honeysuckle[Image: f261ae8fc6b377a51d601cb22981c3ab.jpg][Image: 5765787eab8058be59b544067f0bc56f.jpg]

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 08-04-2019, 01:05 AM
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SUNDAY 08.04.19 SOTD
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Merkur 37c HD / Nacet (2) /  RazoRock Barrel Silvertip Badger / RazoRock "What The Puck?!" Lime Burst

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