Grooming Dept Shaving Soap, Citric
- Traditional, lathering shave soap
- Beef tallow base
- Notes of citrus, spice, and woods
This Northern California artisan, Mohammad, started Grooming Dept in 2017. With formulations that include duck fat, donkey milk, and lamb & beef tallow, as well as a vegan base, he is turning heads. Check out some of his offerings and phenomenal scents.
The Grooming Dept’s newest offering, Janus-Tallow, is wonder that is selling out faster than he can make it. Beef & lamb tallow supplies the base while a myriad of butters (shea and cupuacu), oils (grapeseed, avocado, mango, coconut), and goat milk build up into a prodigious lather. It also includes glycerin, extracts, silk peptides, and kaolin clay. You can’t get much more in this soap!
Citric uses only essential oils, absolutes, and resins to create a bright fragrance. Notes of bergamot, petitgrain, lemon, lime, Kaffir lime leaf, blood orange, sweet orange, grapefruit mandarin, citronella give no cause to wonder at the source of this citrus goodness. Additional notes of pink pepper, benzoin, litsea cubeba, ginger, and cinnamon provide a spicy note. A floral note come with jasmine, geranium, ylang-ylang, violet. A base of oakmoss, coumarin, balsam, elemi, vetiver, and amyris finish off this complex aroma.
Ingredients: Aloe Vera Juice, Stearic Acid, Beef Tallow, Goat Milk, Castor Oil, Cupuacu Butter, Lamb Tallow, Camelina Oil, Shea Butter, Fragrance*, Marshmallow Extract, Glycerine, Sunflower Lecithin, Grape Seed Oil, Avocado Oil, Mango Butter, Coconut Oil, Larch Arabinogalactan, Glucomannan (Konjac root), Silk Peptides, Kaolin Clay, Allantoin, Sodium Lactate, Sodium Citrate, Grape Seed Extract, Chamomile Extract, Green Tea Extract and Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E).