The Kraken, Brut & DE 89:

This morning's shave was epic. Once again Mickey Lee Soapworks has delivered another amazing shave. The Kraken was the last MLS soap that I had at the moment and it has a very nice ocean side barbershop scent to it for those that have never used it. The lather this soap has is phenomenal. I had plenty of cushioning ability and slickness during my shave. My mom picked out the Brut aftershave splash which is one of her favorites:


In terms of post shave feel, I was pleasantly shocked to get a 2 pass "ice rink" type of shave with only 3 spots that needed touching up. Using a Feather blade in my DE 89 which was a comfortable shave. In the past, that would have been a nasty combo and then some for me. But I can get away with NOT shaving for a couple of days because of how good of a shave I got today. But we all know that's no fun.

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...