Mail Call:

Today's mail call is from Crown King Shaving and it's incredible. The scent is an exact match to Aqua Velva's classic ice blue aftershave and it's called "sacre'bleu" which will be used in tomorrow's shave. It was also delivered earlier than the ETA that was given to which is very unusual to say the least. The post office is pretty close when it comes to Eta's given but they're usually late and after a major holiday, it's "don't ask, don't tell" as far I'm concerned:


As usual the package comes sealed for nuclear war which is always a good thing considering how the post office treats packages sometimes:


The business cards, stickers and receipt is a pretty cool touch:


This right here I'm especially proud of. You don't see the "Made in the USA" on a lot of stuff anymore with the exception to soaps. That's what I love about Artisan made soaps:


It's a pretty clean ingredients list and the container is 4 ounce container which is perfect for me and is about the half the size of PAA's large tins which is 8 ounces:


This puck of soap will last me a really long time now that I have 31 soaps (including this one). I can call it quits when it comes to soaps but nah, I'm having too much fun doing this.


Proraso Green & The Shield:

Man oh man that shave was excellent. After a nice, hot and relaxing shower, I went with a modern day classic, Proraso Green  which has an i...