Oh Man! Pomade (from Indonesia) Review

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OK, I know the name sounds a little silly, but don't let that fool you. It's good. And not just because of the quality of the content, but the overall presentation. Oh Man! Pomade hails from Indonesia, and is one of the well known brands over there. Read: Pomade Indonesia. (To know what are the best pomades in malaysia read: Pomade Malaysia)They come in water based and oil based variants (or fondly known/spelled locally as pomet minyak rambut), but we are only going to cover the water bas...
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Lahmak Pomade Review

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The Future of Pomade in Malaysia I know it's been a while since I've dropped a post, and that's because there's just so much happening. We are receiving numerous orders from www.barbergum.com and things are getting a little out of hand here. At the same time, we are also receiving pomade review requests and we owe it to the brewers. My sincere apologies on this. Touching on the Future of Pomade in Malaysia - What I have seen here in Malaysia is a surge of independent brewers, some of which b...
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Reizend Pomade Review

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There are frequently new innovations within the Pomade scene in Malaysia. I guess that is what intrigues me to continue writing, testing new products. The new products keep getting better - definitely there are something to look forward to. On today's post, we will be talking about a WB pomade called Reizend Pomade. We received a sample not too long ago, and first look - we like how it looks. I won't say the design is out of the world, it's simple, clear and the colors used are nice. It m...
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Imperial Matte Paste Review

Another Product from The Imperial Brand: The Imperial Matte Paste In our previous review, we tried the Imperial Original Pomade, which in our opinion is a fantastic product. Now, The Imperial Barber brand has not just pomades, they have other hair and men's grooming products too. And for today's review, we will talk about the Imperial Matte Paste. The Imperial Matte Paste is a hair styling product with a matte finish, as it's name suggests. The product carries the same outlook as the Imperi...
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NaramuQ Water based Pomade Review

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I'm glad to see that there is an increase of local brands making pomades. Now the trouble is with so many selections out there, there must be good and bad pomades. I would like to clarify that there are many ways you can classify pomades, apart from being water or oil based. One of the way that I would classify it is: International pomades Local high range pomades Local mid range pomades. To begin with, pomades are not cheap. Nothing goes below RM30 (for 100g) and you probably pay ...
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Imperial Pomade Review

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One of the pomade players which have been in Market long before the pomade market was actually around in Malaysia, is the Imperial Pomade products. (just FYI they have more than just pomades). We know a lot of people talk about the brand in the past but we have never tried it before. So we  got in touch with the Imperial partners in Asia and took some samples. The product that we are  reviewing today is the Imperial Original Pomade. Imperial Pomade Review The Imperial brand was started b...
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ubersuave pomade review

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Ubersuave Pomade We've recently got in touch with the official distributor for Ubersuave pomade - and managed to get hold of a few samples to play with. We've heard about this brand awhile now and wanted to know what's all the hype about this brand is about. We are hearing some good stuff about this brand. So, we decided that the only way we could verify or bust the hype is to try it. And with some connections and network, we found out who distributes it here. Let the fun begin On the l...
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Original by Blumaan Styling Meraki Review

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Of late I was in touch with the Blumaan team - if you don't know who they are, see Blumaan I bet you watched this guy before. And you're probably one of his subscriber. Anyway, back to the story, right after we spoke, the Blumaan team sent some sample to us. After two weeks of wait, the parcel of Original By Blumaan finally arrived. Couldn't. Contain. My. Excitement. First impression: I really like how the packaging looks, very simple and I love the black plastic tub. Looks really classic, ha...
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Layrite Pomade: A Quick Review On The Range

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Today will be the day that I'll talk a little more about Layrite pomade (s) (No, I wasn't paid to feature them like this :)) We actually bought them to be sold at www.barbergum.com. I've earlier written a post about Layrite being in MYP's top 5 list and that was the original which I tried. Now I have the full range of Layrite Pomade, clay and hair cream Layrite Pomade - what is available? So there's two types of pomades, Original (Yellow tub) and Superhold (Brown), and then we've got a cla...
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3 Reasons to use Hair Tonic: Strong, Healthy, Shiny

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Many people always misunderstood the use of a hair tonic. While many hair tonics claim to have hair growth property, that is not entirely true if we track back the origins of  hair tonics. Historically, hair tonic was used a hair styling products - as they were made of oil based ingredients, they could hold the hair together allowing the use to style the hair more effectively. It was also meant to moisturize given that oil based products can trap moisture in the hair and scalp so the hair doesn'...
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