Menthol or not?

Discussion in 'Preshave and Aftershave' started by KUSTOM, Apr 7, 2019.

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Generally speaking, would you prefer a mentholated or non menthol post shave balm?

  1. menthol

    11 vote(s)
    64.7%
  2. non-menthol

    6 vote(s)
    35.3%
  1. MntnMan62

    MntnMan62 Well-Known Member

    For a balm, which I typically only use during the winter, I'd have to say no menthol. I only like the feeling of menthol in the summer when it's real hot. I tend to stay away from mentholated products in general.
     
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  2. Leclec13

    Leclec13 Well-Known Member

    I ve never thought of mentholated balm.
    There is menthol is so many other products and balms i have tried are not mentholated. If not neutral.
    I’ve been using nivea shave balm , and/ or recently self made post oil/ serum
    But like Johnnyflake, I can add menthol to any product.
    I think of shave balm as denouement and have become accustomed subtle tone and ideas, more often neutral, Yet soothing, the quiet player in the ensemble.

    Nonetheless I would be willing to try it with and without.

    If vote is necessary then without
     
    Last edited: Apr 9, 2019
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  3. Killerflyingbugs

    Killerflyingbugs Well-Known Member

    They also do it in Key West. They ham it up because its about as cold as you alls water gets in the summer.
     
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  4. KUSTOM

    KUSTOM Well-Known Member

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    Good stuff- keep those votes coming!
     
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  5. AGHisBBS

    AGHisBBS Well-Known Member

    To each his own. Put me in the non-menthol camp.
     
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  6. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    Your Stoylin "Texas On Fire" is in the mail. (chuk yuk yuk).
     
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