Thursday, 19 October 2017

Taking care of face and beard

A local chain have started carrying this brand, and so far I'm quite satisfied with both the face cleaners, the moisturiser and the beard stuff. I'll review each in more detail as I get around to it.

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Shave of the day 18th October

Pre-shave: Dr Bronners Peppermint Soap
Lather: Krampert's Finest Bay Rum Acadian Spice Shaving Soap
Brush: Wilkinson Sword Badger
Razor: Cadet TTO-11 Twist To Open Open Comb with a Green Astra
Post-shave: Cool water rinse, alum, Krampert's Finest Bay Rum Aftershave
Beard care: Scotch Porter Beard Balm, and Big Red No7 Beard Comb

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

The Best of Times and The Worst of Times

There is a very interesting thread going on at my favourite shaving forum right now; people discussing the positive and negative changes and development in the wet shaving community over the last decade or so.

Well worth a read - I suggest y'all head over there and look at the thread.

Monday, 16 October 2017

Shave of the day 16th October

Pre-shave: Dr Bronners Peppermint Soap
Lather: Brutalt Bra Barbers├ąpe TSN SE "Norwegian Wood"
Brush: Vie-Long #13051M unbleached pure horse
Razor: Cadet TTO-11 Twist To Open Open Comb with a fresh Green Astra
Post-shave: Cool water rinse, alum, BullDog Oil Control Moisturiser
Beard care: BullDog Original Beard Balm, and Big Red No7 Beard Comb

Friday, 13 October 2017

Shave of the day 13th October

Pre-shave: Dr Bronners Peppermint Soap
Lather: Proraso Eucalyptus & Menthol Soap
Brush: Omega #10048
Razor: Cadet TP-01 long handled open comb with a Personna Platinum
Post-shave: Cool water rinse, alum, Proraso Liquid Cream After Shave
Beard care: BullDog Original Beard Balm, and Big Red No7 Beard Comb

Wednesday, 11 October 2017

Shave of the day 11th October

Pre-shave: Dr Bronners Tea Tree Soap
Lather: Prairie Creations KISS
Brush: Vie-Long #12705B natural white pure horse
Razor: Cadet TP-01 long handled open comb with a fresh Personna Platinum
Post-shave: Cool water rinse, alum, Nivea Sensitive Cooling After Shave Balm
Beard care: Scotch Porter Beard Balm, and Big Red No7 Beard Comb