Shave of the day 1st March 2024

  • Razor: Schick Type B2
  • Blade: Personna Injector
  • Brush: Brush Experimental Alpha
  • Pre-Shave: Proraso Pre Shave Cream
  • Lather: Asylum Shave Works Frankincense & Myrrh
  • Aftershave: Asylum Shave Works Frankincense & Myrrh
  • Additional Care: Alum Block
SOTD 2024 03 01

New month, old razor.

And I have achieved breakthrough!

Shave of the day 28th February 2024

  • Razor: Schick Type B2
  • Blade: Personna Injector
  • Brush: Artesania Romera Manchurian Badger, imitation horn
  • Pre-Shave: Proraso Pre Shave Cream
  • Lather: Pereira Shavery Shaving Cream w/ Activated Charcoal
  • Aftershave: Barber No3 Marmara
  • Additional Care: Alum Block
SOTD 2024 02 28

A humpday shave on the second to last day of the shortest month.

Shave of the day 26th February 2024

  • Razor: Schick Type B2
  • Blade: Personna Injector
  • Brush: Vie-Long #12705B
  • Pre-Shave: Proraso Pre Shave Cream
  • Lather: B&M Latha Oceana
  • Aftershave: Barber No3 Marmara
  • Additional Care: Alum Block
SOTD 2024 02 26

New week, and time for the other Holy Grail razor I’m lucky enough to own.

Shave of the day 23rd February 2024

  • Razor: Schick Type A
  • Blade: Schick Injector
  • Brush: Vie-Long #14033
  • Pre-Shave: Proraso Pre Shave Cream
  • Lather: Mike’s Natural Soaps Pine & Cedarwood
  • Aftershave: Barber No3 Marmara
  • Additional Care: Alum Block
SOTD 2024 02 23

Last shave for now with the Schick Type A. Next week I’ll turn to the Type B.

Shave of the day 19th February 2024

  • Razor: Schick Type A
  • Blade: Schick Injector
  • Brush: Vie-Long #13051M
  • Pre-Shave: Proraso Pre Shave Cream
  • Lather: Dr Selby Lavender
  • Aftershave: Barber No3 Marmara
  • Additional Care: Alum Block
SOTD 2024 02 19

New week, but with injector blades lasting longer than most DE-blades I keep the same fun razor.

Shave of the day 14th February 2024

  • Razor: Schick Type A
  • Blade: Schick Injector
  • Brush: Semogue TSN LE 2012
  • Pre-Shave: Proraso Pre Shave Cream
  • Lather: Mike’s Natural Soaps Lemongrass & Eucalyptus
  • Aftershave: Barber No3 Marmara
  • Additional Care: Alum Block
SOTD 2024 02 14

Mike was one of the first artisan soaps I ran into when I got into shaving as a hobby, and a dozen years later I still use his soap as the yardstick when comparing soaps.

Well… meterstick, I guess 😉

Shave of the day 12th February 2024

  • Razor: Schick Type A
  • Blade: Schick Injector
  • Brush: Artesania Romera Manchurian Badger, imitation horn
  • Pre-Shave: Proraso Pre Shave Cream
  • Lather: Pereira Shavery Orange Blossom w/ activated charcoal
  • Aftershave: Barber No3 Marmara
  • Additional Care: Alum Block
SOTD 2024 02 12

New week, and a wonderful new shave with a razor that is both fun and interesting.

Shave of the day 7th February 2024

  • Razor: Asylum Shave Works Evolution
  • Blade: Lord Classic
  • Brush: Vie-Long #14033
  • Pre-Shave: Proraso Pre Shave Cream
  • Lather: Taylor of Old Bond Street Peppermint
  • Aftershave: Barber No3 Marmara
  • Additional Care: Alum Block
SOTD 2024 02 07

A minty fresh midweek shave. Fairly fresh outside as well, with -10°C and wind from the North…