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    Dr. Carver's Shave Butter

    Anyone tried this?

    Got a free sample in the mail and used it this morning. Kind of freaked me out because it doesn't lather up but seems to work OK. I can't say it works any better or worse than your average shaving cream.

    Any thoughts from Fanatics?



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    Re: Dr. Carver's Shave Butter

    Anything is better than canned shaving cream.



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    Re: Dr. Carver's Shave Butter

    A lot better than canned cream. I like those little samples they send you to pack for work trips.


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    Re: Dr. Carver's Shave Butter

    Quote Originally Posted by BODWP View Post
    Anything is better than canned shaving cream.
    I'd use a regular bar of soap before I used canned shaving cream. I'd use ACTUAL butter before I used canned shaving cream.



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    Re: Dr. Carver's Shave Butter

    Why even shave? Just beard it up. A couple years ago I did "No Shave November" and I liked not shaving so much I have just kept it. Trim it up every 3-4 weeks and I am golden. Can't say I will ever go back to the baby face again.



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    Re: Dr. Carver's Shave Butter

    Quote Originally Posted by cyinne View Post
    Why even shave? Just beard it up. A couple years ago I did "No Shave November" and I liked not shaving so much I have just kept it. Trim it up every 3-4 weeks and I am golden. Can't say I will ever go back to the baby face again.
    I shave about once a week. I can't ever get past the scratchy stage. Too irritating. Plus, when I don't shave, I break out like crazy.



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    Re: Dr. Carver's Shave Butter

    Quote Originally Posted by cyrocksmypants View Post
    I shave about once a week. I can't ever get past the scratchy stage. Too irritating. Plus, when I don't shave, I break out like crazy.
    Jack Black Supreme Creme Triple is my #1 choice. Just a tiny dab and it lubes better than anything and lasts forever. I'm rotating with Dermalogica Invigorating Shave gel which while I like, it dispenses too quickly so won't last.



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    Re: Dr. Carver's Shave Butter

    I have only ever used the cheap cans of Barbasol shaving cream. Never really had an issue although the responses here so far make me wonder if I am missing something.



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    Re: Dr. Carver's Shave Butter

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    I have only ever used the cheap cans of Barbasol shaving cream. Never really had an issue although the responses here so far make me wonder if I am missing something.
    I used to be the same way, but there really is a major difference.

    I use L'Occtaine shaving soap with a shaving brush. And I'm sure plenty of others here could give you tons of recommendations of what they use as well.



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    Re: Dr. Carver's Shave Butter

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    A lot better than canned cream. I like those little samples they send you to pack for work trips.
    What are you all talking about? Bar soap over can or gel shave cream? Strange. A good shave is about two other things anyway, 1- the razor, and 2- a warm face.



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    Re: Dr. Carver's Shave Butter

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    I have only ever used the cheap cans of Barbasol shaving cream. Never really had an issue although the responses here so far make me wonder if I am missing something.
    I'm wondering that too. My whole life I have used Gillette Gel and nothing else. I also shave my head twice a week and it seems to work just fine without problems.
    Now I'm wondering if this shave butter is like shaving with a slice of Heaven?
    Also, what does this butter cost?


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    Re: Dr. Carver's Shave Butter

    Quote Originally Posted by cyinne View Post
    Why even shave? Just beard it up. A couple years ago I did "No Shave November" and I liked not shaving so much I have just kept it. Trim it up every 3-4 weeks and I am golden. Can't say I will ever go back to the baby face again.
    Sportin the neck beard?



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    Re: Dr. Carver's Shave Butter

    Quote Originally Posted by ruxCYtable View Post
    Anyone tried this?

    Got a free sample in the mail and used it this morning. Kind of freaked me out because it doesn't lather up but seems to work OK. I can't say it works any better or worse than your average shaving cream.

    Any thoughts from Fanatics?

    Never used it but quit using that canned goo 2 years ago. Use Primarily Proraso, C.O. Bigelow or Van Der Hagen shaving soap. Whip it up with a boar hair brush and you'll never use the canned goo again.



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    Re: Dr. Carver's Shave Butter

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    Re: Dr. Carver's Shave Butter

    I shave every day. Shaving is a giant money pit. I will go cheap on shaving cream but not razors.



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