Proraso After Shave Lotion (Green) - Opinions

Discussion in 'Preshave and Aftershave' started by idan, Jun 26, 2019.

  1. idan

    idan Active Member

    Hello everyone:
    what do you think of Proraso After Shave Lotion(Green)?
    1. he is does the job in terms of soothing irritation and redness, and maybe help to prevent ingrown hairs/razor bumps?
    2. after using it the face is with moisturizing? , Or it just drying the face?


    Many Thanks
    have a nice day :)
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  2. Edison Carter

    Edison Carter Goo-bloomin' Stankster

    For the 2 points you make, I prefer the Proraso menthol / green aftershave balm. No greasy after feel. Something I'll always have.

    The primary ingredients are alcohol, water, witch hazel. I like it for the alcohol zing, the menthol cooling, and a gentle manly fragrance.

    As far as ingrowns and razor bumps, for me they were highly equipment related. Once I got away from the Mach III and went to a single bladed tool things got much better.
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  3. DesertTime

    DesertTime Well-Known Member

    I've used their sandalwood for years. It's soothing and the scent is pleasant without overpowering. Plus, most important, my wife likes it.
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  4. ghostlife

    ghostlife Well-Known Member

    I like it

    edit: it works well enough and the scent is pleasant, though I usually gravitate towards the more complex artisan splashes in my collection
    Last edited: Jun 26, 2019
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  5. RyX

    RyX DoH! Staff Member

    I've liked the Green splash from the first use. It's light on menthol compared to other companies products, but a noticeable cooling effect. Also like the Red (sandalwood) splash. Living in a high humidity environment - Gulf Coast, USA - I prefer the less oily effects of alcohol based splashes over balms. When I ordered I thought I was getting the White balm, but got the Blue. It's a fairly thick lotion that absorbs well and moisturizes for dry winter days. The scent of the Blue reminds me of muscadine or scuppernog grapes picked fresh off the vine.
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  6. brit

    brit in a box

    green and red are awesome aftershaves..i use the both frequently..
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  7. Laird

    Laird Well-Known Member

    It's my number one choice. I buy it in the 400ml sized "barber" bottle and refill the small square 100ml sized one in your photo. To me, it's almost as cooling (from a menthol standpoint) as Aqua Velva Classic Ice Blue, but is a much "fresher" scent and feels a little cleaner and less sticky than AV Blue. It is an extremely well crafted scent.
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  8. Edison Carter

    Edison Carter Goo-bloomin' Stankster

    At times after drying, I thought it reminded me a little of a Green Irish Tweed dupe I have.
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  9. Skulmoski

    Skulmoski Member

    Like that! I did not know Proraso have a big boy size of my favourite Green Aftershave Lotion!
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  10. Primotenore

    Primotenore missed opera tunity

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    Great juice with a classic Italian Barbershop scent. Not drying to my face at all.
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