Le Petit Chypre & the 209:

Today's shave was phenomenal. Between the epic scent of Barrister & Mann's Le Petit Chypre soap and matching aftershave splash, Anthony Esposito's Japanese natural water stone edge, and the RazoRock Plissoft brush, I really don't have to tell you what kind of shave I got earlier today. This has a petitgrain, oak moss, and labdanum scent which is a warm and earthy type scent. The aftershave splash is very soothing and has a slight menthol touch to it:


Once again, I got a 2 pass squeaky clean type shave with a touch up on my neck area. I hope I didn't screw up the edge too much, but I'll have to put the razor under my loupe to see what's going on. There's absolutely zero need to re hone the razor. I'm basically just wanting to see what's going on with it under the loupe.

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...