Some of the biggest names in traditional shaving manufacture nothing, they are merely retailers, they put their brand name on a range of products made by other people.

But there is a way to buy Creightons products without paying a premium for a fancy brand, because Creightons have three of their own brands. Bottom of the heap is The Real Shaving Co with straightforward products that can be bought at low prices from discount retailers. Creightons marketing people very kindly sent me a box of The Real Shaving Co goodies to sample I already had bought and use some of them so it only seems fair that I tell you about my experiences. Professional Formula Daily Facial Scrub.

For years the girls have been exfoliating with body and Dodge Chemical Company Urns scrubs. Basically these are creams with something mildly abrasive added. Something like apricot seeds.

Rub it in and it removes some of the dead skin cells, which is, seemingly, a good thing. Previous generations like the Romans used pumice stones for the same purpose but these would be a bit rough on the face. And now as part of the explosion in male grooming we have face scrubs for men. I find that using one of these before shaving has a significant and profound effect. The shave becomes a whole lot easier, everything just works better. And the end result is a closer and smoother shave.

The Real Shaving Company version of such a scrub does the job just right, it is easy to use and is not too aggressive, it is only very lightly perfumed and just does the job. When you apply it to your skin there is a brief burst of warmth that is not too hot and the cream contains exfoliant granules so the massage Evans Lumber Company the same as a face scrub.

There is a fair bit of glycerine and tea tree in the formula so it is going to be kind to your face. Online this is what we English call a Marmite product, you either love it or hate it. I think I come into the former camp and Simon Roofing Company keep this as a weekend treat.

Professional Formula Shave Cream double concentrated. Absolutely excellent stuff and with advertising law being what it is how do they get twice the effect of normal creams? I am no industrial chemist but it looks like they took two routes. Secondly shaving creams are basically soaps that are softened with water to make them easier to Real Shaving Company Shave Cream Review. These potassium salts are much softer so less water is necessary, thus increasing the concentration.

Post Shave Soothing Balm. It absorbs quickly and leaves your face smooth with no shinyness. A very good alternative to the Nivea, which is what many would buy at this price point. Good to very good products at very reasonable prices indeed if you shop round. They are very lightly and inoffensively perfumed and the plastic tubes they come in are very convenient for travelling. Paraben watch. There is none in the shaving cream. All the other three have parabens in them.

These can be avoided by buying The Natural Grooming Co products from the same manufacturer, except for the Self Heating Face Mask, which is only available in this brand. So what is the harm of having Paraben in your shaving cream? So the jury is out. Bruce I was curious if taking out Paraben in any way impacted the product like making it less effective, etc.

The cream tube is just a bit too large for an air carry-on kit in the US. Needs to Maines Honest Herb Company under 3. Larger containers that are half-full or toothpaste tubes rolled up are not allowed.

Each container must be 3. Looks to be a nice cream to try though. There Real Shaving Company Shave Cream Review a few varieties of the Cream and all appear to be scented so it seems. Wonder if all 3 brands are the same. Real Shave, Natural Grooming Co. Quinn Company City Of Industry to content.

I did not pay for these products. Related posts: The global nature of real shaving kit Real shaving whilst you travel Equipping yourself for real shaving If you are in London on the 22nd. Discounts at Truefitt and Hill also online My shaving soaps and creams.

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