Turkish Bath & The Black Diamond:

Man oh man what a great shave. Today I went with Jeeves of Hudson Street and their Turkish Bath scented soap which has a 1920's era barbershop scent with a top note of premium pipe tobacco and it's awesome. And to finish off this epic shave, I paired it with Stirling Soap's Barbershop scented aftershave splash which has a touch of sweetness to it:


The black diamond was epic. I hit a grand slam with the edge of this razor. I got another "ice rink" post shave feel in just 3 passes and one spot had to be touched which is about normal. This was possibly my best shave with a straight razor.

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...