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    Re: I suck at blind buys

    Hear hear the voice of reason !


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    Re: I suck at blind buys

    Blind buying is... not the smartest thing to do really. At least buy a sample first !!


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  3. [EU] Re: FS: Ambra Mediterranea - Versilia Vintage - Profumi del Forte

    Sold !!


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    [EU] Re: [EU][UK] Washington Tremlett MPH

    Uppity up


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    [EU] [EU][UK] Washington Tremlett MPH

    Hi
    I’m selling off some of my stock, in this case an unopened package (it’s still got the plastic wrapper around it) of 100ml cologne Washington Tremlett MPH.
    For the notes see the back of the box....
  6. [EU] FS: Ambra Mediterranea - Versilia Vintage - Profumi del Forte

    Hi folks,

    As said, selling my 100ml bottle of Ambra Mediterranea. Incredibly potent stuff !
    Rough estimate 90-95% full.
    I'm asking 115 EUR + shipping.
    I'm situated between Antwerpen and...
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    Re: Profumi del Forte "Tirrenico"

    Let's revive an old thread today :)
    I own my second bottle of Tirrenico, still adoring it.
    However, given the price I'd like to have something "similar but cheaper" on the side.
    Anyone come...
  8. Re: if you could only have 5 colognes what would they be?

    I was wondering the same thing. A lot of people seem to define cologne as "something liqued which makes you smell good", instead of a fragrance with low scent content.
    I think the former was meant...
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    Sample - Jovoy L'Art de la Guerre

    Hi,
    The title says it all, I'm looking for a sample of Jovoy's Art de la Guerre. My usual store doesn't sell samples of this one.
    Regards,
    W
  10. [International] Aedes de Venustas - Lorenzo Villoresi Uomo

    Added: one bottle of Aedes de Venustas - Eau de Parfum
    Barely used as can be seen on the picture:...
  11. Re: Xerjoff Nio - Perhaps the best citrus scent on the planet -

    It is well made, but if I were into this vibe (which I'm not) I would probably go for Xerjoff Casamorati Fiero which for me is similar and cheaper
    (as far as I 'remember' that scent, I swapped my...
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    Re: Brush recommendations please.

    The best for me: Thäter brushes.
    But best price/quality are the cheap silvertip badgers you can buy in China.
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    Re: Hair loss remedies?

    +1

    Don't waste money on expensive products just to keep your hair a while longer, they're not worth it.
    Don't try to camouflage the fact that you are losing your hair - the way some men comb...
  14. Re: Nothing I Do Gets Me a Close Shave Without Razor Burn or Ingrown Hairs

    That's funny! I got an email from basenotes about this thread titled: "Nothing I Do Gets Me a Close Shave Without Razor".
    The rest was not visible ;)
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    Re: Winter sport stench help!!!

    Thank you for inserting some reason here!
    After a day of sporting, who cares whether they stink or not? It would be abnormal if you don't smell!
    Just take a shower and apply fragrance of choice...
  16. Re: The Joy of Alum - Or Who Needs Aftershave Balms?

    I use alum after every shave for closing those (luckily mainly invisible) nicks, and sometimes also as a deodorant (but only when not at work, I want to be sure if I'm working).
    But I still wash it...
  17. Re: Someone with a new bottle of Xerjoff Casamorati ?

    It sure does Viffer, thanks again!
  18. Re: Someone with a new bottle of Xerjoff Casamorati ?

    Thanks for the hints!

    Viffer, I think that the weight of your Fiero bottle without cap and ... thingy would be great, thank you! I'll also measure, for good fun, the weight of one spray.
    The...
  19. Someone with a new bottle of Xerjoff Casamorati ?

    Hi all

    I would like to know how much is left in my bottle Casamorati Fiero. For that end, I would like to know the exact weight in grammes of a full bottle of Casamorati (I think any of the series...
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    Re: Fahrenheit Reformulation (help please)

    +1
    Fahrenheit was the firsts perfume I ever bought when I was young. In my twenties I stopped wearing fragrances until a few years ago.
    When recently I tried Fahrenheit again I was very...
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    Re: Essenza-nobile.de problems

    No indeed, it does not help you and, sincerely, I hope you'll get the package soon.
    I just like a good discussion from time to time, I'll not apologise for that ...

    But regarding your points...
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    Re: Essenza-nobile.de problems

    Then you are lucky. As an avid collector of vintage razors I have lost purchased items several times (even once a DHL shipment), and delivery of items sometimes has been delayed for weeks because...
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    Re: Essenza-nobile.de problems

    I'd like to defend them, again. I know it can be pretty frustrating (been there) but if there's another delay on the same order, this is not because of Essenza Nobile, but because their suppliers...
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    Re: Essenza-nobile.de problems

    I just wanted to add my voice here. I've ordered a few times from Essenza Nobile, and I always had impeccable service.
    True, one of the items was unavailable at the time I ordered so I grumbled a...
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    Re: Creed GIT Shaving Bowl

    No experience with this soap but I was thinking of purchasing it. What stops me is that I don't know whether the soap is any good, care to enlighten me on this point ?
    (errr... what's OV ?)
  26. Thread: Bar Soaps

    by decraew
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    Re: Bar Soaps

    Maybe you could try the Green Mountain Soap unscented

    My personal favourites are scented (Martin de Candre Fougère, Green Mountain Soap Bayberry, and Scottish Fine Soaps).
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    Re: Xerjoff Casamorati Mefisto

    Well, I like Fiero as well, but it is indeed quite another beast. From Fiero, the way, I get enormous longevity and very good projection.
    Pity my wife doesn't like it.

    As mixerscent said, the...
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    Re: Xerjoff Casamorati Mefisto

    Even though I get poor longevity out of it, I decided to buy this perfume. Because ... it ... is ... GORGEOUS !!
    There's indeed a similarity to SMW (which I like as well) but Mefisto has something...
  29. Re: Nothing I Do Gets Me a Close Shave Without Razor Burn or Ingrown Hairs

    I do not agree with the few years of practice There are some pitfalls when starting to use the straight razor, but there's lots of advice around for avoiding those. A couple of months to be...
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    Re: Suggestions from wet shavers

    Same story here, lots of creams, soaps and brushes, and even more (straight) razors (I have a rotation of about 50 razors).
    I have less variety in aftershave stuff though. For starters only balms (I...
  31. Re: Modern Lip Balms... A class of products to be avoided?

    Hm, I prefer not to use petroleum based stuff on my body.

    A decent lip balm is actually quite easy to make. A few years ago I made my own using shea butter, almond oil, beeswax and some fragrance...
  32. Re: Nose/ear hair trimming- is there a better way?

    Oh, I agree. But my nose is full of hair, and the only thing I clip (or occasionally pull-out if I feel especially masochistic) are the hairs near the very entrance to those two caves. No harm done...
  33. Re: Nose/ear hair trimming- is there a better way?

    I believe you, but given the pain of pulling out one single hair out of my nose, I don't think I'll go there !!

    For the ears I use regular tweezers, for the nose scissors...
  34. Thread: Most Powdery?

    by decraew
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    Re: Most Powdery?

    Teint de Neige. It's my wife's favourite. (Unfortunately, as I can't smell what I'm wearing when she wears it).
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    Re: I can't beat razor burn

    I don't agree with this. I have my best shaves when I only shave once every two-three days. I think this gives my skin the time to heal from minor irratations during the shave. Of course, I use a...
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    Re: Best & Favorites Shower Gels

    No gels at all !

    Am I the only one in here to prefer regular soaps ? The following are my favourite soaps:
    (1) Green Mountain Soap Bayberry
    (2) Martin de Candre Fougère
    (3) Fine Scottish Soaps ...
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    Re: best shave cream/soap - without a scent

    Most of the shaving creams mentioned use fairly strong synthetic scents so I can see why you don't like them. I hate Trumper's/Truefitt/Taylor/DrHarris ... for the scent, technically they are all...
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    Re: What kind of razor do you use??

    Oh! La Petite Blanche! My first coticule was a huge LPB. Very fast cutting rock. I sold it because I prefer smaller hones.
    And a nice razor Jake!
  39. Re: Do you like Fougere Scents? Shower Gel Review

    Yup, I like the fougère scent in shower gel. My personal favourite is Trumper's Wild Fern, although it tends to stay a while on my skin which I don't like as it interferes with my perfumes.
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    Re: best shave cream

    Those with an 'easy' skin, like myself, can basically use any halfway decent shaving cream on the market with good effect. In my case, I discriminate based on ease of making lather and the scent,...
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    Re: Line on forehead!

    Personally I don't see what the issue is with a few lines here and there. You cannot stop time, period, and those that keep on trying to stop time often end up looking like freaks. So treat your skin...
  42. Re: Nothing I Do Gets Me a Close Shave Without Razor Burn or Ingrown Hairs

    Wow, that's a very long time. I don't have the time to go over all other replies, but I'm sure it was said there: get away from multi-bladed razors. I know enough guys like you who suffered the same...
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    Re: What kind of razor do you use??

    99 times out of a hundred I use a straight razor as the shaves I get from those are beyond compare with anything else.
    The other time would either be a DE razor or an old SE razor.

    This is an...
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    Re: What are the best Aquatic fragrances??

    I'm quite partial to Tirrenico by Profumi del Forte.
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    Re: Best italian fragrance for men (resurrected)

    My personal favourites are
    Casamorati Fiero
    Casamorati Mefisto
    Profumi del Forte Tirrenico
    Lorenzo Villoresi Uomo (never tried Vetiver)
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    Re: Aventus way too overrated?

    Hear hear ! I totally agree.

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    That's not the issue I think. It is a nice scent. Just not worth the price imo.
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