Mid-week

  • Prep: Hot Shower
  • Prep: Proraso Eucalyptus & Menthol Refresh Pre-Shave Cream
  • Brush: Wahl Traditional Barbers Badger Brush
  • Razor: Edwin Jagger DE89 Knurled
  • Blade: Derby Extra
  • Lather: Mühle – Aloe Vera – Soap
  • Post Shave: Alum Block
  • Post Shave: Proraso Eucalyptus & Menthol Refresh Pre-Shave Cream

A mid-week shave with a new brand of blade.

First shave with the Derby Extra blade. Bit of a mixed outcome. Some extra strokes required for a smooth shave left a few little stings from the alum block. Otherwise a decent shave. Hopefully the second use in a few days will have less zings.