Go West & The 208:

This morning's shave was really good. I went with Tiki Bar's "Go West" scented soap which has an incredible freshly tanned leather scent. Think of walking into a Harley-Davidson motorcycle shop and grabbing a new leather jacket and taking a whiff and you will get the scent on this soap. I paired this soap with an old time classic cologne, English Leather which was one of my favorites back in the day and it still is for that matter:


The post shave feel I have now is great. Julian Muller's 2 stone honing method does work but my edge could be better if I had a finishing stone which is next up on my list. I got a squeaky clean post shave feel in 3 passes and just touching up 2 spots that doesn't quite seem to get cleaned up even with a DE safety razor and Feather blades. This is also my 700th blog post. Thanks to those for taking the time to read my blog.

Gillette Rubie Plus Review:

Since I decided to go with my Edwin Jagger DE 89 today, I thought I was in for a treat considering that the DE 89 is pretty good on sensiti...