Jack Frost & The Jinhou:

This morning's shave was good. It would have been better if the razor had performed. The soap was great. A warm sugar and vanilla scent with a hint of mint and menthol that leaves a nice chill to it. And I decided to pair it with one of my "go to" aftershave splashes this morning:


With the razor needing to be re honed, I went ahead and finished off my neck area with my Edwin Jagger DE 89 and a Feather blade:


Here in a bit, The Gold Monkey will be getting the stones using Dr. Matt's honing technique. The Gold Monkey will be getting the full progression from 600 grit on up.

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...