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    I found that after a few shaves, the pucks were pliable enough to mould into a decent size container. 2 are ideal as the pucks are...
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    Roy replied to the thread Arko - Stinks!!!.
    If ,like me, you've been seduced into a stick of Arko, but hate the scent, do this. Grate or press it into the bottom of an empty...
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    Roy replied to the thread Excess Lather.
    Those who have loads of lather left, probably have soft water. Just load for less time. I've hard water and even with chubby 3, have...
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    I've 2 razors, ATT r1 with bamhoo handle, Rocca with black handle. Don't know why, but decided to swap handles. Today, I used the...
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    Roy replied to the thread Face Lather, or Bowl?.
    I've tried bowl from time to time using a Fine Accoutrements bowl. However, I find it takes ages compared with face lathering. I love...
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    Roy replied to the thread OMG! Strong and Scottish!.
    The puck of my hard soap hardly seems to go down, and this using a chubby 3. Has anyone used the soap continuously. I'd say it's as long...
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    Roy replied to the thread OMG! Strong and Scottish!.
    English shaving company has 15% off just now.
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    Roy replied to the thread OMG! Strong and Scottish!.
    Meant to say, the scents are described as 'flavours in some cases. They do taste nice if you ever get any in your mouth when lathering!
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    Roy replied to the thread OMG! Strong and Scottish!.
    English shaving company ships to USA for a modest fee. I love these soaps and have used Strong and Scottish this week. Yes, more like a...
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    I've the chubby3 but find it makes the right amount of lather. Try loading for less time.. So you bought some expensive brushes but...
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    I think taking a small piece of hard soap and try to lather would be difficult. SV suggest blooming the soap. Here's what works...
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    Roy replied to the thread Do you clean the wax off new blades?.
    Exactly! The things shavers worry about. LOL
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    Roy replied to the thread ATT Windsor (Wow).
    I've the r1 ATT and it is a really good razor. Worth taking time to perfect your shaving skill with it. Trouble is new razor makers...
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    I put a small amount on the container lid and mash it with a damp brush. I then use the loaded brush to face lather.
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    Yes ice menthol. Strong and cold on your face. I'd also try Indian flavour. Described as lemongrass and mint. Veering towards mint it...
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