Turkish Bath & The Tech:

Tonight's shave was great. I decided to go with Jeeves of Hudson Street and his "Turkish Bath" scented soap which an incredible 1920's style Barbershop scent with a top note of a premium pipe tobacco. And to add a little bit more sweetness, I finished it off with Stirling Soap's Barbershop scented aftershave splash:


The Gillette Tech was mild but effective. I managed to get pretty close in just 2 passes but it's no where near as close as my other DE safety razors are after 2 passes. If I had used a Perma-Sharp blade instead of a Feather DE blade in this razor, I would probably be looking at 4 passes to get an ice rink post shave feel and my skin can't handle that many passes. But I can see it being used as a daily razor with little to no irritation for just 1 to 2 passes.

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...