07-17-2012, 05:02 PM
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The packaging of the O Melhor is so cool that I want it just because of that. I've tried to get people to trade me some or sell me some elsewhere, but with no luck... anyone know where the best place to buy it would be without paying too much for shipping for just one tube? Also, anyone tried it and mind saying whether you love it or hate it? Cool

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 07-17-2012, 06:48 PM
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One of the best Portuguese shaving creams you can find,skin care wise and also,scent wise.
Its not a cheap cream,around 10 dollars,but 100 ml last you a lot.
Totally recommended.

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 07-17-2012, 11:10 PM
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You can find a review of this cream, written by me, if you click here. Wink

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 07-18-2012, 06:00 AM
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(07-17-2012, 11:10 PM)oversaturn Wrote: You can find a review of this cream, written by me, if you click here. Wink

Thanks, great reviewCoolCool Does anyone know if USA buyers are better off trying to get this from a USA vendor or having it shipped from one of the overseas vendors?

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 07-18-2012, 07:55 AM
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I love O' Melhor (and not just for the cool packaging). I used the O' Melhor Shave Cream and ASB yesterday (as can been seen in the SOTD thread). I really enjoy the fresh marine scent and find it caring for my sensitive skin. I'd definitely recommend this product!

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 07-18-2012, 08:25 AM
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Well, we will see what this is all about. I just ordered the gift set (pre soap, cream, and balm) from Traditional Shaving in Dublin.

   

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 07-18-2012, 08:37 AM
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I've been using the soap (pictured in your gift box Johnny) in the shower as a body soap. It has a slightly rough or grainy texture to it, yet it's still surprisingly gentle on the skin and exhibits the same great fresh marine scent.

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 07-18-2012, 09:11 AM
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It's the only cream i use. Gives great protection and has a lovely fresh scent. And a tube seems to last forever Thumbup

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 07-18-2012, 11:18 AM
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Ah... I was on a mission to get this, then I forgot about it.

Thanks. Thanks a lot.

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 07-18-2012, 12:00 PM
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Again, those lovely Portuguese products. Enjoy, gents.

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 07-18-2012, 12:02 PM
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(07-18-2012, 12:00 PM)celestino Wrote: Again, those lovely Portuguese products. Enjoy, gents.

If I keep using them will I start to speak a funny language and look like you? Biggrin

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 07-18-2012, 04:59 PM
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We can but hope Johnny! Tongue

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 07-18-2012, 05:27 PM
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(07-18-2012, 08:25 AM)Johnny Wrote: Well, we will see what this is all about. I just ordered the gift set (pre soap, cream, and balm) from Traditional Shaving in Dublin.

Johnny,
Do you remember what the shipping cost to USA was? Thanks

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 07-18-2012, 06:12 PM
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Keep us posted on your experience Johnny.
Thanks. Smile

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 07-18-2012, 11:16 PM
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(07-18-2012, 05:27 PM)cpool222 Wrote:
(07-18-2012, 08:25 AM)Johnny Wrote: Well, we will see what this is all about. I just ordered the gift set (pre soap, cream, and balm) from Traditional Shaving in Dublin.

Johnny,
Do you remember what the shipping cost to USA was? Thanks

$13.78

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 07-19-2012, 02:13 AM
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(07-18-2012, 08:37 AM)ben74 Wrote: I've been using the soap (pictured in your gift box Johnny) in the shower as a body soap. It has a slightly rough or grainy texture to it, yet it's still surprisingly gentle on the skin and exhibits the same great fresh marine scent.

Hi Ben!

That's because it's an exfoliating soap! A lot of people use it as a pre-shave.

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 07-21-2012, 04:21 AM
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(07-19-2012, 02:13 AM)rntdcarvalho Wrote:
(07-18-2012, 08:37 AM)ben74 Wrote: I've been using the soap (pictured in your gift box Johnny) in the shower as a body soap. It has a slightly rough or grainy texture to it, yet it's still surprisingly gentle on the skin and exhibits the same great fresh marine scent.

Hi Ben!

That's because it's an exfoliating soap! A lot of people use it as a pre-shave.

It should have good skincare in that case. Smile

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 07-21-2012, 04:40 AM
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Yeah, I knew it was a pre shave soap, but I don't usually employ that kind of pre shave prep so rather than waste it I've enjoyed using it as a body soap.

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 07-26-2012, 08:48 PM
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Can anyone describe the scent of the O melhor cream?

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 08-02-2012, 06:30 PM
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I don't think anyone answered the question of the best price (shipping & all) for USA buyers... anyone know? Thanks

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