COMPLETE beginning to end shaving technique - whats your modus operandi?

Joined
Aug 14, 2015
Location
melbourne
  • shower
  • song in shower, sometimes a little dance
  • fill basin with hot water
  • admire physique in mirror
  • choose soap/cream for the day
  • wet face
  • dip razor in hot water
  • flex bicep and convince myself "I've still got it"
  • face lather (always, its the manly way)
  • 1st pass WTG
  • rinse
  • admire physique
  • 2nd pass XTG
  • rinse
  • empty remaining lather from brush into hand
  • apply to face looking for touch-ups required
  • smack girlfriend on ass, maybe throw her a wink
  • complete touch up pass
  • cold water rinse
  • leave face wet while cleaning brush and razor
  • clean up water splash
  • pat dry and admire shave
  • admire physique
  • get dressed
  • go to work
 

alfredus

Auctioneer-in-Chief + organises many group buys
Staff member
Site Moderator
State Convenor - SA
Grand Society
Group Buy Caporegime
Charity Auction Team
Joined
Nov 14, 2014
Location
Adelaide
  • choose gear the night before and go excited to bed
  • try to take some decent pictures in the morning and fail miserably
  • soak brush in warm water
  • take off shirt - it is going to get messy
  • wash face twice with pre-shave soap and cold water
  • (over)load brush
  • face lather
  • fill sink with cold water
  • load razor with blade (optional, only every couple of shaves)
  • shave first pass WTG
  • rinse face with cold water
  • apply lather
  • shave second pass XTG
  • rinse face with cold water
  • apply lather
  • shave third pass XTG/ATG
  • rinse face with cold water
  • apply lather
  • shave fourth pass ATG with some buffing
  • rinse face with cold water
  • apply lather
  • wash out brush with warm water
  • wash razor with warm water
  • rinse sink 1st time
  • rinse face with cold water
  • apply alum
  • wash out brush with cold water
  • rinse face with cold water
  • shake out brush
  • rinse/clean sink 2nd time
  • apply Witch Hazel
  • dry mess around sink
  • put away gear
  • put shirt back on
  • apply olive oil or shea butter or argan oil
  • after good shaves: facetrubate over the course of the day

 

borked

Shave, collect B&M pokemon, vodka, sleep, repeat
Grand Society
Group Buy Associate
Da Menth Heads
2018 Charity Auction Winner
Joined
Oct 10, 2013
  • shower
  • song in shower, sometimes a little dance
  • fill basin with hot water
  • admire physique in mirror
  • choose soap/cream for the day
  • wet face
  • dip razor in hot water
  • flex bicep and convince myself "I've still got it"
  • face lather (always, its the manly way)
  • 1st pass WTG
  • rinse
  • admire physique
  • 2nd pass XTG
  • rinse
  • empty remaining lather from brush into hand
  • apply to face looking for touch-ups required
  • smack girlfriend on ass, maybe throw her a wink
  • complete touch up pass
  • cold water rinse
  • leave face wet while cleaning brush and razor
  • clean up water splash
  • pat dry and admire shave
  • admire physique
  • get dressed
  • go to work
AZIZ, is that you ?
Y U forever mirin ?
 
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