Question on Razorock Soaps.....

Discussion in 'Shave Soaps' started by Redrock, Nov 16, 2018.

  1. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    oh ok. Lanolin's nice :).
     
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  2. richgem

    richgem suffering from chronic clicker hand cramps

    It makes me feel kinda sheepish tho... :scared007:
     
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  3. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    Wrong thread, Mr.G.....but not the wrong idea :).
     
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  4. Ron R

    Ron R Well-Known Member

    Their artisans that make their soaps in Italy are some of best IMO. I bought some RR Lavender soap and it just makes my day and a beautiful fragrance left in the lathering bowl that is left open in the bathroom that I leave in after shaving and do not wash out until the next soap switch. Other Razorock soaps I enjoy are XXX, Amici, What the puck all 3 of them, and blue barber stick for travel.
    https://theshaveden.com/forums/threads/top-5-brush-shave-soaps-below-10-00us-you-i-use.59992/
    https://theshaveden.com/forums/threads/top-5-great-soaps-you-i-use.59975/
     
  5. tuxxdk

    tuxxdk International Penguin of Mystery

    That's what I meant, yeah. Thanks :)
     
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  6. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    i have the puros after shave, lovely stuff..
     
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  7. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    while some call some of their products second tier , they are not $30-70 a pop either. very affordable, great scents and great performance for us on a budget but still like the nice stuff..i wish some of our old school shave soap pucks still manufactured on this continent had the same qualities..
     
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  8. Smooth Steve

    Smooth Steve Well-Known Member

    I enjoy RR soaps. I have XXX, Amici, Essential Oil of Lime, Tobacco, Dead Seas, and the What the Puck Trio and all are enjoyable. For the money they offer great value. Overall I think the Italian Barber store is a great place to shop. Their razors are very high quality as well.
    Steve
     
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  9. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    yes sir,great place for aftershaves as well,many of the good brands are here.available in canada..and great service..has anyone done a dead sea review ?
     
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  10. SHAVEWIZARD420

    SHAVEWIZARD420 Well-Known Member

    RR is not as bad as people make it seem. It is very affordable and a great value. As mentioned, all RR formulas are not equal.

    Favorite formula is the old UFO tub Tallow soaps (Morrocan Secret) and perhaps the WTP Triple milled soap. For the price you can experiement and see which one you like best.
     
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  11. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    That 3X milled soap is nice indeed(I have Lime Burst currently), but it sure is tough to see progress being made. But I guess @RyX was right..just keep shaving with it, don't worry about making a dent.
     
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  12. luv2shave

    luv2shave Active Member

    I've got a few soaps with their AS. For me Gold and any of the oud scents, Zi Peppino and Puros are excellent. Dead./ sea and Santa Maria del fiore are awesome ! [​IMG]

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  13. SHAVEWIZARD420

    SHAVEWIZARD420 Well-Known Member


    In a way thats a good thing Paul. This way you know the puck will last a long time, making it a great value.
     
  14. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    That's true. Makes me wonder what happens with each shave of, say, Bill Neumann pucks. $28 for 1/2 a pound. I don't think they are 3x milled though.
     
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  15. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    i have there mamba razor and like it, their brushes a good quality items as well, the rr standard bruce synth is my most used brush..never lost a hair and great lathers every time..
     
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  16. Smooth Steve

    Smooth Steve Well-Known Member

    The Mamba is a fine razor, as also the Game Changer. For me my favorite RR razor is the Ti Baby Smooth closely followed by the Wunderbar. I think the best value has to be the Aluminum Black Hawk. I have V1 and it was a steal for something like $25, shaves great, and is nicely made.
    You are right about the brushes. Honestly, my favorite performance brushes are RR low cost synthetics. The XXL Red, 400 Butterscotch, and Monster are all great to use.
    Steve
     
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  17. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    i may try the dead sea soap, nice collection, you are definitely a fan..
     
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  18. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    i just received the rr barrel 24 finest badger, have the aluminum rr400 synth,and the big chrome handled synth as well,all great brushes..gary
     
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  19. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    Lots of leather in that one, right?
     
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  20. Somnos

    Somnos Active Member

    I happen to own a few of the RazoRocks soaps each with the matching AS...

    1. Gold
    2. Plague Doctor
    3. Black Bay
    4. Saturnia
    5. American Barber
    6. Nomad

    They are a great value for the money but of course that depends where you live because shipping costs are always a factor. But quality is good and their AS is great across their product line.
     
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