Resolution & The 66 (Day 2 of 7):

Today's shave was good and it was also day 2 of 7 of Soap Commander appreciation week. I went with their Resolution scented soap which is a Mistletoe, Frasier Fir, and fresh cranberry scented soap. I also paired it with Aqua Velva ice blue aftershave splash and Soap Commander's "integrity" balm which is unscented and has a really nice menthol chill to it which was needed this morning after my shave:


The Gold Dollar 66 did NOT perform too good this morning. In fact it kept wanting to dig into my skin this morning and if it wasn't for Soap Commander having really good cushioning ability, I would be using a DE safety razor tomorrow for sure. So I did a quick touch up on both the Professional 600 grit water stone and the Soft Arkansas oil stone after my shave.

Retiring The Track 2:

This will be breaking a lot of people's hearts, but I'm retiring my 1970 Gillette Track 2  to my collection and will no longer be u...