Traditional wet shaving in the Autumn is a pleasure. Weekend walks in the country, leaves falling and with the darker evenings, it is time to roll out the shave soaps and creams that are warming with earthy scents. We pick our favourite shaving soaps for Autumn:
Phoenix & Beau - Sanskrit Shaving Soap
Sanskrit is a subtle and complex oriental spice mix. This shaving soap from UK artisan Phoenix and Beau offers a rich warming experience with the scent evolving as you build your lather with each pass.
Cardamom is excellent for days when you find yourself emotionally overwhelmed as it has the ability to calm and sooth during phases of nervous tension. The spicy scent of cardamom is also known to awaken and enliven the sensual side of a person, thus an excellent choice for an evening shave!
Wickham Soap Co Scottish Heather Shaving Soap
Evocative of a highland vista, Wickham Scottish Heather shaving soap is a crafted blend of lush green grass with restorative notes of anise and a hearty woody base to calm and cool the senses!
Packed with conditioning oils, 1912 shaving soap provides you with an unbeatable post-shave feeling. Because this sumptuous soap boasts a world-class formulation, you won’t experience a more rewarding shave than with Wickham Soap Co 1912.
OSP Sandalwood Shaving Soap
Sandalwood is commonly known for its woodsy sweet smell. As well as having an amazing scent, sandalwood can also have an effect on overall well-being and mental health. Many of us are stressed out from daily life so having that moment of peace and clarity during your shave can really help improve your life!
Using 100% natural ingredients The Obsessive Soap Perfectionist (OSP) shaving soaps are small batch and made in the UK. Unique to the shaving market, this sandalwood shaving soap is made using real Indian Sandalwood. A matching sandalwood aftershave tonic is also available.
Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements Harvest Moon Shaving Soap
Harvest Moon is a dark and mystical scent! Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements shaving soaps are hand made in the US and are hot filled, small batch and suitable for vegans. This shaving soap brings a warm feeling to any dark night!
By popular demand the matching Harvest Moon Aftershave & Cologne is now also available.
Taylor of Old Bond Street Cedarwood
Taylor of Old Bond Street Cedarwood Shaving Cream is a luxurious masculine fragrance. The rich and woody profile is lifted by grapefruit and crisp pepper notes, enriched by sensual musk, vetiver and amber.
The Cedarwood scent produces a grounding aroma that promotes feelings of vitality and wellness. Cedarwood can stimulate blood flow to the skin, giving you a healthy glow - which we all need at this time of year!
Taylor of Old Bond Street is a family run business of over 150 years, the shaving creams are manufactured using only pure and natural ingredients.
In Greek the word Xylon simply means 'in the forest', this is a sweet woody fragrance of Sandalwood. Faena Xylon is a shaving soap sourced directly from the artisan in Lesvos, Greece. Faena source and use as many local ingredients as possible, which are 100% natural. The tallow base facilitates an exceptional shave, producing a rich and thick lather.