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Looking for a good citrus soap or cream

Discussion in 'Shave Soaps' started by EugeneNj98, Mar 23, 2016.

  1. Linuxguile

    Linuxguile dating an unusual aristocrat

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    Italian Barber Amici . $3 a tub and a great grapefruit scent
     
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  2. Robyflexx

    Robyflexx Broke the Like button

    +1 it rocks!
     
  3. whiteboy_cannon

    whiteboy_cannon Well-Known Member

    And I don't get grapefruit from amici haha. I think my nose is broken. I get a spicy scent from amici
     
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  4. gzp

    gzp Well-Known Member

    If there's a Crabtree & Evelyn in your area, you should ask them for a sample of their West Indian Lime cream. If you like it, look for it when they're having a sale.
     
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  5. ask4Edge

    ask4Edge New Member

    Hard soap - D.R. Harris Arlington

    Cream - Trumper "GFT"
     
  6. Oasisdave

    Oasisdave Active Member; radioactive

    CRSW - Citrus
    Soap Commander - Respect
    Stirling - Pharaohs Dreamsicle
     
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  7. Oasisdave

    Oasisdave Active Member; radioactive

    Totally agree
     
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  8. HolyRollah

    HolyRollah BaconLord Staff Member

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    'Sweeney Todd' by Route 66 has a wonderful 'blood orange' citrusy scent with a hint of woodsy-ness.
    I'm not a fruity citrus scent fan—particular the strong 'lemon-cleanser' scent found in some soaps—so for me, the Sweeney Todd hits all the right notes
    Sweeney Todd
     
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  9. Hillbilly79

    Hillbilly79 Well-Known Member

    I would have to recommend RR XX. To me it has a more citrus smell than XXX.
     
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  10. Gabe

    Gabe Well-Known Member

    DRHarris Arlington
    CRSW Puro Fresco
    TOBS grapefruit
     
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  11. woodworker

    woodworker Active Member

    Cold River Soap Works Citrus
    Mikes Lime
     
  12. Joef

    Joef Well-Known Member

    I can't believe it wasn't mentioned yet.....route 66 sea and citrus. One of my new favorites!! It's top of the rotation now.
     
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  13. crackstar

    crackstar Israeli Ambassador to TSD

    I have the Amici aftershave and yes, it does smell sort of spicy!
     
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  14. Eeyore

    Eeyore Well-Known Member

    TFS Linea Tradizionale Barba Gialla is a great, and inexpensive, Italian citrus soap. The also have several citrus soaps in their luxury lines, but it's hard to beat the basic Linea Tradizionale soaps. YMMV as always.
     
  15. JazzySilverTip

    JazzySilverTip New Member

    I LOVE citrus soaps! Italian Barber Amici (grapefruit and orange) smells phenomenal...but more importantly, it doesn't smell synthetic. And at $3 a tub (not including shipping) it's a steal. Maggard's Limes and Bergamot, TOBS Grapefruit, Tiki Citrus Mint Blast, and SC 'Respect' (Lime and Patchouli) are also great soaps to try.
     
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  16. Col C

    Col C Well-Known Member

    Taylor of Old Bond Street Grapefruit - very citrusy. Great lather - very slick. Gives a wonderful shave.
     
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  17. Oasisdave

    Oasisdave Active Member; radioactive

    Sapone di Paolo - Agrume
     
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  18. DDuckyMark

    DDuckyMark Ducky Duck and the Hiding Bunch

    Dr. Jon's Hydra is amazing but I don't think its too cheap at $16 plus shipping. I also like Kiss My Face, Arko, route 66's sea & citrus and sweeny todd among several others that I've seen posted already. To me I think Williams has an Arko like lemon smell that I enjoy. Some people say its more urinal cake or lemon floor cleaner.
     
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