It's like our curation blog posts and our sample packs had a love child! And you get all the benefits. We've created a series of themed sample packs to scratch whatever wet shaving itch you've got. Have a favorite scent and want to explore all its nuances? We've got ya! Have some luxury brands you want to try but aren't ready to pull the trigger on a full tub? Worry no more!
Like a kicked up scent? Bay rum scents typically blend notes such as bay leaf, citrus, rum, and clove. Each of these soaps offers a unique take on the category with the varied spice, clove, and citrus components. All promise an invigorating shave experience likely to capture the essence of your grandfather’s shave den.
- Catie's Bubbles Shaving Soap Barnegat Bay: A spiced tribute to the artisans’s local Barnegat Bay. This one is an homage to the historic bay which borders Chris's hometown. This New Jersey waterway has seen its share of Native Americans, Dutch Settlers, and American Privateers. This "Bay Rum" variation has essential-oil-only notes of West Indies Bay, clove leaf, allspice, orange, lime, and patchouli.
- Long Rifle soap Co Shaving soap, Bay Rhum: Takes center stage for a supremely refreshing experience. This bay rum aroma takes the classic scent you love and takes it up a notch. It has the traditional spice but with an abundant hit of lime in the top note which makes it quite refreshing.
Dr. Jon's Natural Vegan Shaving soap, Anne Bonny Vol 2: A swashbuckling Female pirate? Check! Supporting black tea notes? Check! Rum? Check! One of the few lady pirates to sail the seven seas, Anne Bonny is said to have been a fiery, Irish redhead with a quick temper and deadly aim. But even she would have been in need of a bay rum scent after months on ship - just don't be the one to tell her so! Dr. Jon's take on this masculine classic is a blend of West Indies (Anne's stomping ground) Bay Rum essential oil, dark rum (a daily "tot" for sailors and pirates), black tea (well, most sailors in the West Indies had strong ties to Britain -- and their national drink), and a twist of lime (gotta prevent scurvy!).
Lather Bros. Shaving Soap Flamingo Trance. Lather Bros. switched up the traditional citrus notes to bring a uniquely-Miami reboot. When Lather Bros. set out to create a scent for the Big Shave East meet up, they thought what better than bay rum (whose birthplace rest not too far from their south Florida home). With a little tropical twist on a classic, it isn't hard to see why even the Flamigos were in a trance (see what we did there?). Now they are happy to offer it in their regular line-up.
- The Artisan Soap Shoppe Classic Shaving Soap Bay Rum. A mild, masculine and Clove-free take on bay rum. The aroma of pirates and princes, this scent is sure to turn heads.This take on classic bay rum uses notes of crisp bay leaves and orange zest for an aroma that is light enough to pair with other fragrances. No clove, just mild and masculine.
Size: 1/2 tbsp of each cream (enough for approximately 4 shaves)