Lilac Vegetal smells like...

Discussion in 'Preshave and Aftershave' started by thevez2, Jun 13, 2011.

  1. Shotwell

    Shotwell Well-Known Member

    That is appropriate - I have mine next to the toilet so I can just dump it directly in without the intermediate step of applying it to my face first. ;)
     
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  2. rmcintyre84

    rmcintyre84 Got out of the kitchen

    My Daddy always told me, "Son, there's three things you never discuss in public: religion, politics, and The Veg."
     
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  3. Radiotube

    Radiotube RADInOverdrive

    I searched for and failed to find some Lilac Veg today, but I did snag a bottle of Pinaud Clubman at Walgreens! I recognized that smell as soon as I slapped a few drops onto my face. After it dried a bit, I still found it pleasant. Unless someone on the board wants to PIF me a sample of Lilac Vegetal, I may have to order some from Amazon to see if I am one of the Vegetal "chosen ones".
     
  4. GeneRector

    GeneRector Active Member

    :)Howdy! Most barbershop suppliers have Lilac Vegetal as well as eBay. It should be readily available.
    Always, Gene
     
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  5. Shotwell

    Shotwell Well-Known Member

    Just sent you a PM.
     
  6. david of central florida

    david of central florida Rhubarb Rubber

    I found and purchased the veg locally.
    whew, this stuff is potent. more than the sample, sent In the mail.
    I put it in a glass decanter, in a couple weeks I'll check it again.
    I'm not real sure if I want to breathe in the aroma, or barf. I'm perplexed.
     
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  7. Dapper-in-a-can-man

    Dapper-in-a-can-man and Dad-on-hand

    It really does even out well.
     
  8. richgem

    richgem suffering from chronic clicker hand cramps

    Old cat pee on rotting plant matter.
     
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  9. HolyRollah

    HolyRollah BaconLord Staff Member

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    I have to admit, "…smells like a slightly humid summer evening—in a Durian grove." is by far one of the best descriptions of the Veg I have come across. :happy097:
     
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  10. david of central florida

    david of central florida Rhubarb Rubber

    I hope the glass helps it out some.
    I can't see me wearing this as is.
    can't say I didn't try it.
    I'm gonna leave it alone for a while in the glass.
     
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  11. richgem

    richgem suffering from chronic clicker hand cramps

    HazMat suits and respirators have been known to help even moreso.
     
  12. cubancigar2000

    cubancigar2000 Well-Known Member

    Don't like the scent at all. I will say however that if you have an irritation problem it is soothing
     
  13. Hardlyanic

    Hardlyanic Active Member

    :happy097:
     
  14. gorgo2

    gorgo2 geezerhood

    You must really hate that glass.
     
  15. HolyRollah

    HolyRollah BaconLord Staff Member

    Moderator
    …but wearing the Veg then creates an irritation to those around you. :D
     
  16. BrianMiller

    BrianMiller New Member

    I found some at a local beauty supply store. It's not bad at all. I was expecting the worst cat pee smell, but it really flowery out of the bottle. Smells like an old lady on her way to church. Initially, it smells really bad like an old granny, but after about 10 minutes, it smells very green and foresty with just a touch of floral. It's ok, not my favorite, but far from offensive. YMMV, of course.
     

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