Of course, getting a BBS shave is not difficult when you start with a two-day stubble and use a slant. But it is nonetheless enjoyable.
The Whipped Dog silvertip created a luxuriant lather from the Ogallala shave stick. One guy reported that his Ogallala soap didn’t do well, but I’m really pleased by the quality of lather I get. (I do have fairly soft water.)
The trusty bakelite slant—a model now no longer available—did a super job with a Gillette 7 O’Clock Sharpedge: three passes, with the BBS area increasing in each pass.
Top it off with a good splash of Captain’s Choice, and we’re ready to reenter the workaday world: The Wife returns to work today.