Wholly Kaw - Cuero Oscuro Tallow Shaving Soap
It is always darkest just before the day dawneth – Thomas Fuller.
Scent to inspire hope under adverse circumstances. “Remember,” they say, “that the darkest hour of all is the hour before day.”
Cuero Oscuro or Dark Leather – A dark and very masculine scent for Fall and Winter. This scent is not floral, fruity or powdery. Leathery and smoky. A radical departure from our other scents. In developing this scent, we saw a fork in the road and we took it. Off the beaten path. Off to an adventure that took us to unexplored olfactory journey.
A masterful blend of leather, vetiver, cedarwood, tobacco, patchouli, oakmoss and coffee to top it off. Think of rawhide leather scent or boots or farm hand’s gloves or…
Does not contain coconut oil in the tallow version.
Warning: Discontinue use if there is a reaction or if irritation occurs.
Made with high quality ingredients including castor oil, kokum butter, cocoa butter, lanolin and shea butter for added post shave benefits. Please refer the ingredients for more information.
Result: produce a cushiony and protective lather with glide and consistency. Provides glide and cushion for more than one pass – With the Grain (WTG), Across the Grain (XTG) and Against the Grain (ATG). Works well with or without a pre-shave preparation.
It’s a soft soap and less chalky and can be mashed into a cup or a shaving mug for loading of the brush. The soap is slick and the enables the razor to glide on your face or other shaving area. The cushiony lather provides protection for the skin from the sharp blade or razor while shaving. It can be lathered using palm, bowl or face lather after loading the brush.
It comes in a 6 oz plastic jar containing 4 oz of shaving soap leaving enough room in the jar for easy loading of the brush.