"Tea, in massive quantities. My favorites are gunpowder (a green tea with a smoky edge to it) and Yorkshire Gold (super strong British black). During the summer I switch to iced, UNSWEET ONLY. Sweet tea makes me sick. On an…"
"Great suggestions! I think my brush i sto wet as well so I will try this tomorrow and let you know how it works. I have been into the same issues as Daniel so thank you, Daniel, for posting this question."
"That doesn't tell us a whole bunch. There are a couple of things that can be happening:
Your lather is too thin Your lather is drying on your face
Your lather is not too thin and not drying, but there just isn't enough
If lather is too…"
"The way I lather Proraso Cream (In the tube):
Soak my brush while I shower Put about a one inch line of cream in my lather bowl
Remove brush from water and shake (start with a wetter brush than when lathering with the tub)
Build lather in bowl…"
"The way I lather Proraso Shaving Cream (in the tub):
Soak brush during my shower Remove brush from water and shake (it's damp, but not dry, but not wet either)
Swirl over the cream for 40-60 seconds (a drier brush will pick up more cream than a…"
"A radical idea:
Don't Lather. I use my Merkur razor with Feather blades. And I use shaving oil, with no lather. The label suggests 3 drops of oil, I use 5 - 7, depending on if I'm shaving the back of my neck as…"
Hello gents. I just started Real shaving this year, after receiving a Merkur Solingen and all the other necessary accoutrements for Christmas. Loving it, but I am having trouble getting up a good thick lather. I use Proraso shaving soap, and I bowl-lather...Any tips for getting it nice and thick?See More
"I'm 22 and can't quite grow a full beard yet--there are some patchy spots. I've noticed that some of what I already had is coming in a little thicker now and some of the patchy spots are starting to very slowly fill in. …"
""excuse me,, Ma'am? Does this cloth smell like chloroform to you?"
Just ask her dude, Nut up and just flat out ask her out on a date. Just have a plan for what you'd like to do before hand. Ask her specifically to…"