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Pair this balm with Game Day Charging Spray: Energizing Facial Tonic for the ultimate postshave routine.

Game Day

Birchbox Breakdown

Old school aftershaves may work wonders on nicks and cuts—if you can bear the burn of an alcoholic splash. This serum-based balm doesn't sacrifice comfort for efficacy: Makandi root and black tea extract to soothe and cool the skin while naturally healing cuts and scrapes. Meanwhile, alpine willowherb extract relieves inflammation and pear cactus extract minimizes fine lines and wrinkles—what torturous formula can say that?

How to Use

After shaving, pump one dollop into your hand. Smooth across both palms, and massage into skin and neck.

Forskolin (Makandi Root), Theaflavins from Black Tea, Alpine Willowherb Extract, Hyaluronic Acid, Seaweed Extract, Pear Cactus Extract

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game day aftershave balm
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This is a great product. It is not to greasy, nor is it to strong a smell. I use it everyday as soon as I finish shaving.Grest prouct

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Amazing
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I really enjoy this product. It smells amazing and gives you a fresh feeling. This is the next best secret, I will definitely be re-ordering.

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Smells great, soothes skin!
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My husband loves this aftershave. He prefers this soothing aftershave to ones that offer more burn, and we both love the smell.

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Wooooo!
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This is my new favorite aftershave. The cool feeling you get from this lasts longer than any aftershave I have ever tried. One little squirt is all you need.

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Nice and doesn't burn
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Nice and doesn't burn. So many aftershaves literally burn your skin when you use them. This is a nice feeling without that horrible usual feel of so many aftershaves.

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First free sample that lead to a purchase on birchbox
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I really think this is a great product because it makes your face feel healed after shaving. I travel a lot, and the airplane drys out my face. I end up with those microcuts from shaving -- the irritating ones that don't bleed much but just sting like heck. This really does calm my face down, and I do have sensitive skin. It has a relatively neutral smell, and is quite effective at calming my face.

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Really nice
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Really nice aftershave. Left my skin soft and comfortable. Smell is nice and not to harsh. Would use regularly. I defiantly recommend it for anyone that uses aftershave.

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Nice Cooling effect
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Like the cooling effect but not a fan of the smell. That's my only down side to this product. But delivers on everything else that is said it does.

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Love the smell
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Used it this morning. It has a bit of a vaseline-like feel to it but doesn't stay that way. It smells almost like a menthol, which is fine by me.

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Excellent
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Very refreshing way to start the day, especially in the blast furnace known as August in Texas. Like getting snapped in the face with a cold wet towel, but in a good way. ;)

About 10 seconds in, right around the time you think you're fixing to go full-on Macauley in the aftershave scene on Home Alone, the tingle mellows out. Coffee optional.

Also refreshing after 18, or slap some on after a day spent crushing Bronsons and bikinis at Devil's Cove.

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