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Alfred Lane Vanguard Solid Cologne

While solid cologne has been around since ancient Egypt, it’'s long stood in the shadow of traditional liquid blends. That is, until today: Housed in a beeswax base, this quintessential fragrance is a fusion of old and new—a blend of citrus and spice that smacks of Rick’'s Café Américain. For an effortless transition from old-school cologne, you'’ll find no better starting point.

Alfred Lane Vanguard Solid Cologne
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I was very unsure about a wax fragrance. After trying it I was amazed about the smell and size of the container. I would purchase this item.

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Ok, but not "wowed"
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Given that there are beard creams, lotions and oils out there, this product is interesting but falls short...it smells OK (I would be open to sampling other scents in the line, if they exist), but the concept of dabbing it and scenting your beard is somewhat over the top. I received plenty of it as a sample, so I'll probably use it from time to time.

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Tough to apply
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This stuff is super hard and difficult to apply. It smells nice but it is hard to get out of the tin box

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Nice smell
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My boyfriend doesn't really wear cologne, so I doubt this will get used, but we both like the smell. The fact that it was a solid cologne was a little more appealing than a spray, but not enough to make him wear it more than once.

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Smelled Good, but light, and...
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It takes some getting used to wiping grease on your neck... For that I got to say I'll stick with the regular Cologne in a bottle. However, it is convenient. What they should do is put it in a tube like Chap-stick and you can roll it around... that would be better.

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Smells good

I thought I would like this a lot more than I actually did. It's not something you think to apply/bring with you... So its just been sitting in my bathroom.

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Great idea, but one issue
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I bought this for myself last year when I was trying to change my scent. This was an intriguing idea and I love the smell. My one issue is that it last about ten minutes and then I have to put more on. So eventually I stopped using it and oped for a longer lasting cologne.

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Nice application, a little too potent
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I liked the solid cologne for consitency and the small tin was ideal for travelling. The scent was pleasant, but I found it a bit overwhelming at first application, leaving me a bit self-conscious of how strong it seemed when I applied it soon before going to a meeting or dinner.

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Greaet scent, but not long lasting
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This is a great scent, I truly love it, but it really doesn't last long.

I know you can bring it with you due to the small size, but you'd have to apply it a few times during the day and at that rate you'll have to keep reordering it.

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not bad
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I like the scent but not totally sold on the solid cologne concept. I don't feel like it lasts as long and I don't like that the scent gets on your fingers... I find myself trying to wash it away so everything I touch doesn't fall victim.

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