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English Laundry Pomade

When it comes to your coif, shine shouldn’'t come at the expense of comfort and control. Avoid a crusty hair gel catastrophe with this firm-but-pliable pomade. A base of water and castor oil makes this flexible formula shiny, but not sticky. Its medium holding power can craft a range of classic looks, from a pompadour to a Don-Draper side part. Dapper just got a lot more doable.

English Laundry Pomade
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Avoiding the gel crust
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Wow remember those highschool days when you used to use gel and then someone touched your hair and it was flake season? Not with this, and it has a great smell.

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Great products
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English laundry has such great products. Smells great and works great too to the point my wife has been known to use it.

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smell awesome but could use more hold
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as i described it on the title the smell is amazing but it just didnt hold up my hair all day within 1hr my hair was falling out of place

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Great for my fashion forward husband
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This definitely has a shiny, polished finish. My husband has an asymmetrical hair cut and uses this for a more luxe look. Has nice pliable hold but still requires hairspray if you have a lot or thicker hair.

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Great for certain styles
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First of all, this is pomade, and not a type of product that is supposed to be used to spike hair or pretty much do anything that would equate holding your hair in a very specific place for a long period of time. Pomade is typically used to add shine and gain low to medium hold to hair. My hair type is straight and semi-thin, so I can only judge for people with similar hair types. In the summer, I tend to trim my hair kind of short-medium length, and a medium-longer length in the winter. This product worked great for my summer style hair, as I didn't really have too much hair that would weigh the product down. In the winter, however, I tend to go towards stronger holding products - not this stuff. It really depends on what type of hair you have.

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How much do you need?!
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The little tiny sample wasn't enough to figure out how it holds. I put it in my goatee, expecting a shine and hold; I got neither. It was chunky, and looked like i had some serious dandruff. Did I need more? did I need less? I'll never know.

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The perfect pomade
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This pomade is perfect. It holds well, but isn't stiff. It holds nicely throughout the day and makes hair shiny and soft.

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Smells amazing!
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I absolutely love using this product for my hair. It gives it a nice shine for my pull back hair style. Everyone comments that my hair smells amazing too.

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Smells great, very thick, strong hold
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I love english laundry colognes, i have gotten several as samples and even liked one enough to buy it (oxford bleu), and this product smells like a good cologne.
I do think its necessary to repeat, it smells like cologne, so if you don't want people smelling the product in your hair, this isn't for you. In my opinion though, it is not strong enough that it would combat a cologne your wearing but that might depend on how much you put in.

Its very thick, has a strong hold, you don't need much to get the style you want. Downside is that you have to be careful not to use too much because it can quickly make your hair too thick and heavy, i really use it as a finisher product to make sure the style holds.

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Best Pomade hands down
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Better then Dapper Dan. The texture, smell all and all this is my pomade. I continue to reorder this one.

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