366 & The Black Diamond:

This morning's shave was great. KShave Worx makes some excellent soaps and last year, they celebrated their 1 year anniversary with the 366 soap which is a phenomenal scent. If you like Cella then this is your soap. But unlike Cella, this is more sensitive skin friendly and you also have a bit of sweet cherry added to it. I need to get the matching aftershave for this one. But for today's shave, I paired it with my usual go to aftershave splash:


Oh before I forget, here's some lather porn for you. KShave Worx is a beast when it comes to producing a really nice yogurt type of lather:


The Black Diamond straight was amazing. I ended up getting an "ice rink" after doing 3 passes and touching up one spot which always gives me grief no matter what I use. I also used my friend Anthony Esposito's shave method which seems to work extremely well for me in terms of getting a close shave. I guess my beard grows in a direction that's similar to his.

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...