Later On

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Today’s shave: Rose

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I began with MR GLO, and then this Vie-Long badger+horse brush did a fast, efficient job of ginning up a terrific lather, though much credit must go to Geo. F. Trumper for their fine formulation. (This one is from a few years back—but I’ve not read of any recent changes in their formulation.) The rose fragrance of the soap is detectable but muted.

Three passes of the Slant holding a previously user Kai blade produced a smooth surface for a final application of Geo. Fr. Trumper’s Coral Skin Food, also a rose fragrance and, for a few moments, stronger than the soap, but quickly fading.

Good start.

Written by LeisureGuy

12 March 2012 at 8:32 am

Posted in Shaving

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  1. WOW!!! “GOOD START” YEAH! Been waiting to see that gold slant for some time now. Trumper has been good for me although I only have the one soap and no Coral Skin Food. The Eucris may not be traditional and even somewhat contriversial but I like it. I am also drawn to the brush handle but only have solid black (Should I want to try near replication of this shave). Who am I kidding. I can’t touch the shave You have enjoyed today. Really Nice LG!!!



    12 March 2012 at 4:18 pm

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