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Classic Shaving Creams

Elevate your wet shaving experience with a classic shaving cream from a top, traditional shaving brand.

Shaving creams are often considered to deliver the best moisturizing shave with their softer lather. Shaving creams for brush use can be lathered with just about any type of shaving brush and requires very little effort to produce an optimal lather for your shave. This creates a razor shaving cream that is ideal for beginners and well-versed shavers alike.

Discover the enjoyment of lathering your shaving cream in one of our traditional shaving bowls to create a luxurious lather and embrace the art of this age-old tradition.

Shop our full collection of classic shaving creams to enhance your shaving routine today! 

  • Extro - Bay Rum Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - Bay Rum Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - Bay Rum Shaving Cream

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    Bay Shaving Cream, thoughtfully enriched with Coenzyme Q10, renowned for its potent anti-wrinkle properties, and elastin, a protein that keeps your...

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  • Extro - Tabacco Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - Tabacco Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - Tabacco Shaving Cream

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    The Tabacco Shaving Cream is enriched with calendula oil for its anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties and soothes the skin during shavin...

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  • Extro - FraRinik Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - FraRinik Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - FraRinik Shaving Cream

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    The FraRinik Shaving Cream is also known as Fragranza Mistica, which translates as Mystical Scent, and it is one of the jewels in the Extro line. F...

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  • Castle Forbes - 1445 Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Castle Forbes - 1445 Shaving Cream

    Castle Forbes

    The 1445 Shaving Cream is especially good for those who suffer from sensitive skin, and for those prone to razor rash due to lavender essential oi...

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  • Proraso Gift Green
    Proraso Vintage Gift Tin: Classic Formula - Green - New England Shaving Company
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    Proraso Vintage Gift Tin: Classic Formula - Green

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    The Vintage Tin contains eucalyptus oil tones and purifies skin and facial hair, while menthol helps cool, refresh and revitalize. Proraso’s images...

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  • Edwin Jagger - Shaving Cream Jar - Limes & Pomegranate - New England Shaving Company
    Edwin Jagger - Shaving Cream Jar - Limes & Pomegranate - New England Shaving Company
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    Edwin Jagger - Shaving Cream Jar - Limes & Pomegranate

    Edwin Jagger

    The rich and concentrated Edwin Jagger shaving cream is specially formulated using a unique combination of organic ingredients. Enhanced by plant e...

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    Taylor of Old Bond Street - Aloe Vera Shaving Cream

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    Shaving Creams from Taylor of Old Bond Street have been a classic for over 150 years. Aloe Vera Shaving Cream offers a light, natural and fresh fra...

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  • Kent - Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Kent - Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Kent - Shaving Cream

    Kent

    Kent's famous menthol skin conditioning shaving cream will protect and hydrate the skin with a rich foamy lather that helps razor glide and preven...

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    Taylor of Old Bond Street - Oud Shaving Cream

    Taylor of Old Bond Street

    The luxurious shaving cream creates a rich foam for maximum shaving comfort, leaving the skin hydrated throughout the day. It is glycerin based for...

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  • Extro - Egyptian Oudh Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - Egyptian Oudh Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - Egyptian Oudh Shaving Cream

    Extro

    Immerse yourself in the world of refined grooming with Extro Egyptian Oudh Shaving Cream. Crafted with a blend reminiscent of the beloved Espezial,...

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  • Taylor of Old Bond Street - St James Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Taylor of Old Bond Street - St James Shaving Cream

    Taylor of Old Bond Street

    Fresh and masculine, St. James shaving cream creates a smooth, creamy lather for a close shave, leaving your skin nourished and moisturised. The Ta...

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  • Extro - del Don Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - del Don Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - del Don Shaving Cream

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    The del Don Shaving Cream is a true classic with woody and citrusy aromas and with notes of petit grain, basil, lavender, sage and thyme all mingle...

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  • Proraso gift set
    Proraso Vintage Gift Tin: Prima Dopo - Nourishing for Coarse Beards - Red - New England Shaving Company
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    Proraso Vintage Gift Tin: Prima Dopo - Nourishing for Coarse Beards - Red

    Proraso

    This Vintage Prima Dopo Tin contains 3 full size products in our Moisturizing & Nourishing formula, created for the driest skin, & thickest...

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  • Extro - Vetiver Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - Vetiver Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - Vetiver Shaving Cream

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    Enriched with the nourishing goodness of jojoba oil, cocoa butter, shea butter and calendula oil, this cream ensures a luxurious and soothing exper...

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  • Extro - The Bergamotto Di Calabria Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - The Bergamotto Di Calabria Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - The Bergamotto Di Calabria Shaving Cream

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    Calabrian Bergamot Shaving Cream awaits you with a captivating fragrance. Enriched with citrus extracts of lemon, orange, and mandarin, this cream ...

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  • Extro - Repubblica di Genova Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - Repubblica di Genova Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - Repubblica di Genova Shaving Cream

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    Envelop yourself in the delightful fragrance of chinotto and basil as you embark on a sensory journey. This shaving cream is crafted with the fines...

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  • Extro - Legno Di Sandalo Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - Legno Di Sandalo Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - Legno Di Sandalo Shaving Cream

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    Crafted with delicate skin in mind, Extro Sandalwood Shaving Cream embraces the essence of Icelandic lichens, working tirelessly to combat redness ...

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  • Extro - Lavanda Muschio Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - Lavanda Muschio Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - Lavanda Muschio Shaving Cream

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    The Lavanda Muschio Shaving Cream is enriched with added shea butter and made with a hypoallergenic formula suitable for delicate and sensitive ski...

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  • Extro - Arancia Italiana Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - Arancia Italiana Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - Arancia Italiana Shaving Cream

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    Embrace the invigorating fragrance of citrus and red fruits, a symphony of freshness that uplifts your senses during your grooming routine. Enriche...

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  • Extro - Absinthium Artemisia Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - Absinthium Artemisia Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - Absinthium Artemisia Shaving Cream

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    Wormwood is a plant scientifically called Artemisia Absinthium. It is a rather common shrub in the alpine areas, characterized by a silvery green c...

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  • Extro - Rivoluzione Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - Rivoluzione Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - Rivoluzione Shaving Cream

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    The Via Roma 14 Rivoluzione Shaving Cream is a new scent by Extro. It contains Calendula Oil, which is extracted from Marigold Plants, it is known ...

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  • Extro - Espezial Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - Espezial Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - Espezial Shaving Cream

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    This luxurious shaving cream is thoughtfully enriched with potent ingredients: Coenzyme Q10, renowned for its anti-wrinkle properties, working dili...

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  • Extro - Isola Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - Isola Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - Isola Shaving Cream

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    Step into the realm of supreme shaving luxury with newly improved Isola Shaving Cream, now enriched with the soothing essence of aloe extract. Disc...

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  • Extro - Caffe Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
    Extro - Caffe Shaving Cream - New England Shaving Company
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    Extro - Caffe Shaving Cream

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    Experience the epitome of indulgence with this exquisite shaving cream, thoughtfully crafted to elevate your grooming routine to new heights. Enric...

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How to Find the Best Shaving Creams for You

Finding the right shaving cream can transform your daily shave from a mundane task into a luxurious and enjoyable experience. Here's a guide to help you navigate the world of shaving creams and find your perfect match:

  1. Identify Your Skin Type: Choose a shaving cream that matches your skin type. For sensitive skin, opt for hypoallergenic options. Moisturizing creams are great for dry skin, while oily skin benefits from non-greasy formulas.
  2. Match with Your Razor: If you use safety or straight razors, go for creams that create a rich lather. For cartridge razors, look for lubricating creams for a smoother glide.
  3. Quality Ingredients Matter: Prioritize natural, soothing ingredients like aloe vera, shea butter, and essential oils. Avoid harsh chemicals and artificial additives.
  4. Lather Quality: A good shaving cream should produce a thick, protective lather for a smooth shave and reduced skin irritation.
  5. Scent Preference: Choose a scent that you enjoy, whether it's a classic barbershop aroma or a fresh, modern fragrance.

FAQs

How do you use shaving creams?

Using shaving cream is a straightforward process that enhances your shaving experience. Here’s how to do it:

  1. Wet Your Face: Start with a clean and wet face. Ideally, shave after a shower when your hair is soft.
  2. Apply the Cream: Place a small amount of shaving cream on your hand or directly onto a wet shaving brush.
  3. Lather Up: If using a brush, use circular motions to build up a rich lather on your face. For brushless creams, you can use your hands to massage the cream into a lather on your skin.
  4. Shave: Glide your razor over the lathered area, shaving in the direction of hair growth to minimize irritation.
  5. Rinse: After shaving, rinse your face with cool water to remove any remaining cream and soothe the skin.

Is it better to shave with shaving cream or shaving gel?

The choice between shaving cream and shaving gel often comes down to personal preference.

Shaving cream produces a rich lather that provides excellent lubrication for the razor. It's generally better for those who prefer a traditional shaving experience and for use with safety and straight razors

Creams are also typically more moisturizing, which is beneficial for dry or sensitive skin.

Shaving gel is often clearer than cream, allowing for more visibility while shaving, which is useful for styling facial hair.

Gels tend to be more lubricating and can be easier to rinse off the blade. They're a good choice for those with oily or acne-prone skin.

Can you shave without shaving cream? 

Technically, yes, but it's not the best idea, particularly if you have sensitive skin. Shaving cream isn't just about creating lather; it's essential for providing lubrication that protects your skin from irritation, nicks, and cuts.

In situations where shaving cream isn't available, alternatives like hair conditioner, body wash, or soap can offer some level of lubrication, but they often fall short of providing the necessary protection and moisture that shaving creams or gels deliver. 

For those who prefer a more traditional approach, shaving soaps are also an excellent alternative, offering similar benefits to creams. 

Ultimately, for optimal results and a smoother, more comfortable shaving experience, sticking to shaving soaps and creams is highly recommended.