WTF Pipe Smoke & The Jr. Torrey:

Today's shave was great. I went with Wet The Face soaps and his Pipe Smoke sample that was in the sample kit I ordered some time back and let me tell you that it's phenomenal. It's got a semi sweet fresh premium pipe tobacco scent to it. And to finish off this shave, I paired it with my usual aftershave splash to give it an even more refreshing post shave feel to it:

The Jr. Torrey was excellent. I wasn't feeling too confident about the edge so while my soap was blooming, I took the razor to my jnat using just plain water for 40 X strokes followed by just 5 round trips on the smooth leather strop. I got a really good shave in 2.5 passes.

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...