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dixiedragon

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I know we've got some hard-core devotees to good shaving soap. I actually wax so I haven't shaved anything in years. (TMI, maybe?) My sister swears by shaving with conditioner. Every tried it? My thought is that for shaving you don't need the cleansing properties of soap - just the slippery properties.
 

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I have and it works pretty good but it doesn't work as well as a good shave soap. My daughter used coconut oil, she likes my shave soap but its too much work for her since mine is designed to lather with a brush.
 

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I used conditioner for a bit but it has to be water soluble. I prefer a soap bar that lathers well. I tried lush's shaving lotion (a long while ago) and it was a HORRIBLE experience. It clogged up my razor, got my tub a mess and didn't wash off easily... It was not water soluble.
 

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In what way is the soap better?
My soap is slicker and has better cushion so the shave is closer. It also doesn't clog up my razor no matter how long I have neglected my legs. I don't care for how condition makes my skin feel, its icky and has to be washed off with soap.
 

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You CAN shave with many things. There are videos on YouTube where a chap shaves with different things that the viewers suggest including peanut butter. Possible, of course, but as good as a soap.........? Not likely
 
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