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Aftershave Balm/Splash Primer

Postby mantic » Mon Apr 11, 2011 9:26 am

I just posted a new video about aftershaves. Thought it might be useful for SMFU. :)

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Postby marsos52 » Mon Apr 11, 2011 12:13 pm

another great video...

and i like your name too ,,
even though you spell it wrong

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Postby gsgo » Mon Apr 11, 2011 1:52 pm

...and the Oscar goes to...
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Postby jww » Mon Apr 11, 2011 2:04 pm

As always -- great video. When are you entering something at Cannes or Sundance??
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Postby funkthulhu » Mon Apr 11, 2011 2:57 pm

Maybe this is a dumb question, but from your video you mention not using a splash/balm with grapefruit if you're going to be outside.

Why?
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Postby mantic » Mon Apr 11, 2011 3:24 pm

funkthulhu wrote:Maybe this is a dumb question, but from your video you mention not using a splash/balm with grapefruit if you're going to be outside.

Why?

Grapefruit oil is known to increase photosensitivity (e.g. sunburn).
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Postby Baloosh » Mon Apr 11, 2011 4:23 pm

Why the hate for the Pinaud Bay Rum splash? :cry:
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Postby Squire » Sat Apr 30, 2011 11:52 am

Well, I know a guy who swears grapefruit and vodka is healthy but that's taken internally.
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Postby mantic » Sun May 01, 2011 5:29 am

Baloosh wrote:Why the hate for the Pinaud Bay Rum splash? :cry:

No hate at all! I actually like the stuff for what it is. But I wanted to concentrate on the kinds of after-the-shave products that help heal the skin.
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Postby Baloosh » Sun May 01, 2011 9:45 am

mantic wrote:
Baloosh wrote:Why the hate for the Pinaud Bay Rum splash? :cry:

No hate at all! I actually like the stuff for what it is. But I wanted to concentrate on the kinds of after-the-shave products that help heal the skin.


Whew! I was a sad panda for a little bit there... :wink:

Just messing with you... congrats on another outstanding video!! 8)
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Postby Flash G » Wed May 25, 2011 12:01 am

Another very good and informative video, Mark!

But I'm wondering why you've listed parabens as a bad ingrediant? I know there is a switch away from parabens in skin care products for no other reason than it is perceived as a no-no. As an example the cancer foundations say there is nothing to worry about.

Just curious :)
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Postby brothers » Wed May 25, 2011 4:41 am

It seems that maybe mentioning parabens in a negative light in some circles is considered politically correct. :lol: :lol:
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Postby matt321 » Wed Aug 17, 2011 9:47 am

brothers wrote:It seems that maybe mentioning parabens in a negative light in some circles is considered politically correct. :lol: :lol:


I just read this wikipedia blurb on parabens and thought it might help to post it here:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paraben
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Postby Squire » Wed Aug 17, 2011 11:23 am

That's the way I see it Gary. What with all the crisis's at home and abroad we should all take time out of our day to worry about parabens.
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Postby Craig_From_Cincy » Wed Aug 17, 2011 6:44 pm

Another great video Mark!
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