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    Exfoliate before you shave. WTF?

    Ok so I jumped into the shave after you shover bandwagon a good couple of years back. Tis good. But now I hear that you actually gotta exfoliate after you shower and then shave?.. Whats the logic behind this? As part of shaving arent you exfoliating already?

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    I dont even know what ex foliating means except that it ex and its foliating which has something to do with folicles which is hair. So one could possibly surmise that ex foliating is getting rid of hair? I dunno know.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TexasGuy View Post
    I dont even know what ex foliating means except that it ex and its foliating which has something to do with folicles which is hair. So one could possibly surmise that ex foliating is getting rid of hair? I dunno know.

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    No.

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    I shave in the shower and use an apricot scrub to exfoliate first to smooth the skin. The logic is that you want to clear off the dead skin cells and make your face smoother (sand down the rough patches) before shaving.
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    I thought exfoliating was when women rub their foot on that rock to get dead skin off or something like that.
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    Quote Originally Posted by TexasGuy View Post
    I dont even know what ex foliating means except that it ex and its foliating which has something to do with folicles which is hair. So one could possibly surmise that ex foliating is getting rid of hair? I dunno know.

    I vote for 42 and the answer is pedro
    Exfoliate = remove skin through some kind of abrasive. No its quail..

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    Quote Originally Posted by Patrick Bateman
    I live in the American Gardens Building on W. 81st Street on the 11th floor. My name is Patrick Bateman. I'm 27 years old. I believe in taking care of myself and a balanced diet and rigorous exercise routine. In the morning if my face is a little puffy I'll put on an ice pack while doing stomach crunches. I can do 1000 now. After I remove the ice pack I use a deep pore cleanser lotion. In the shower I use a water activated gel cleanser, then a honey almond body scrub, and on the face an exfoliating gel scrub. Then I apply an herb-mint facial mask which I leave on for 10 minutes while I prepare the rest of my routine. I always use an after shave lotion with little or no alcohol, because alcohol dries your face out and makes you look older. Then moisturizer, then an anti-aging eye balm followed by a final moisturizing protective lotion.
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    Quote Originally Posted by timmyquest View Post
    No.
    ohs i was way off base. There goes all of the English I learned when i was 10. Good bye, nice knowing you.
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    Quote Originally Posted by gbcb View Post
    I believe in taking care of myself and a balanced diet and rigorous exercise routine. In the morning if my face is a little puffy I'll put on an ice pack while doing stomach crunches. I can do 1000 now. After I remove the ice pack I use a deep pore cleanser lotion. In the shower I use a water activated gel cleanser, then a honey almond body scrub, and on the face an exfoliating gel scrub. Then I apply an herb-mint facial mask which I leave on for 10 minutes while I prepare the rest of my routine. I always use an after shave lotion with little or no alcohol, because alcohol dries your face out and makes you look older. Then moisturizer, then an anti-aging eye balm followed by a final moisturizing protective lotion.
    1000?
    Man and i thought i was hard core.
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    Quote Originally Posted by TexasGuy View Post
    1000?
    Man and i thought i was hard core.
    Oops, didn't copy the whole quote. Now edited.
    (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0144084/quotes)

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    Quote Originally Posted by gbcb View Post
    Oops, didn't copy the whole quote. Now edited.
    (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0144084/quotes)
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    Quote Originally Posted by gbcb View Post
    I live in the American Gardens Building on W. 81st Street on the 11th floor. My name is Patrick Bateman. I'm 27 years old. I believe in taking care of myself and a balanced diet and rigorous exercise routine. In the morning if my face is a little puffy I'll put on an ice pack while doing stomach crunches. I can do 1000 now. After I remove the ice pack I use a deep pore cleanser lotion. In the shower I use a water activated gel cleanser, then a honey almond body scrub, and on the face an exfoliating gel scrub. Then I apply an herb-mint facial mask which I leave on for 10 minutes while I prepare the rest of my routine. I always use an after shave lotion with little or no alcohol, because alcohol dries your face out and makes you look older. Then moisturizer, then an anti-aging eye balm followed by a final moisturizing protective lotion.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hobartlemagne View Post
    Its when your ex forgets her plants when she moves out and you pull the leaves off them.
    So I should use an Agent Orange scrub before shaving, then?
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    Quote Originally Posted by trsidn View Post
    yyeeeeoooooww!!!


    I'm lucky to find the coffee pot in the morning!

    That's Patrick Bateman, not me!

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    Quote Originally Posted by gbcb View Post
    I live in the American Gardens Building on W. 81st Street on the 11th floor. My name is Patrick Bateman. I'm 27 years old. I believe in taking care of myself and a balanced diet and rigorous exercise routine. In the morning if my face is a little puffy I'll put on an ice pack while doing stomach crunches. I can do 1000 now. After I remove the ice pack I use a deep pore cleanser lotion. In the shower I use a water activated gel cleanser, then a honey almond body scrub, and on the face an exfoliating gel scrub. Then I apply an herb-mint facial mask which I leave on for 10 minutes while I prepare the rest of my routine. I always use an after shave lotion with little or no alcohol, because alcohol dries your face out and makes you look older. Then moisturizer, then an anti-aging eye balm followed by a final moisturizing protective lotion.

    Sounds like my brother's routine. What a feme.

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    I take it not many people have seen American Psycho....

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    I got it. Hard to forget that messed-up-ass movie.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gbcb View Post
    I take it not many people have seen American Psycho....
    or read the book. The skin care tips are pretty good.
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    Quote Originally Posted by gbcb View Post
    I take it not many people have seen American Psycho....
    ooooohhhhhhh......

    nope, haven't seen the movie
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    Yet more proof that I'm.. well, pretty much right about everything.

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    OK back on topic please. This could be a life changing revelation for me .

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    I would exfoliate if I were a female and hot, but i am a man and Texan, so double no. A polished turd still smells the same.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    I would exfoliate if I were a female and hot, but i am a man and Texan, so double no. A polished turd still smells the same.
    But it might look shiny.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    I would exfoliate if I were a female and hot, but i am a man and Texan, so double no. A polished turd still smells the same.
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    So... what is this "shaving", anyway? I know of it not.

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