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Yes, Real Men Can Drink Whiskey And Use Grooming Products

Every morning you wake up and look in the mirror. Who’s staring back at you? A construction worker? A CEO? No matter who you  are or what you do you have a morning routine that includes a quick hair style and shave. Here at The Holy Black Trading Company we think that regimen is underrated and it’s time it got some respect. That’s why every product we create is reminiscent of something you would see during the glory days of barbers—back when you could trust that they lived and breathed their craft.
We create our products in the spirit of that era, with patience and attention. Everything is handmade in small batches with the highest quality ingredients so you can be sure our products will get the job done. We specialize in doing things the old school way, but for the modern man.  A lot has changed since the heyday of the barber but it’s still a man’s world, why not look good in it?
Don’t be a man, be the man. Click here to see The Holy Black’s line of grooming products made especially for real men, from the discerning gentleman to the ruffian alike.

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Featured Products




 

Aftershave Moisturizing Lotion

Infused with Aloe Vera to soothe the skin, this aftershave lotion is a great follow up to our Whiskey based Aftershave Tonic. Moisturizing and cooling. Only available in small batches and the current batch is Gunpowder Spice scented. 100 ml bottle.

Snake Oil

Step Right up as we extol the virtues of this almost magical elixir! The Holy Black Snake Oil, is an all purpose grooming oil. Masterfully formulated for a variety of uses, including but not limited to- Shaving oil,  pre-shave treatment, beard oil, scalp tonic,  Anti-dandruff( for scalp and beard), Leave in conditioner, and anti-frizz. You could also probably use it to oil your razor to prevent rust, and even lubricate an electric hair clipper in a pinch.  A very important tool in your grooming arsenal.

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Gunpowder Spice

Gunpowder Spice is exactly what it sounds like, a mix between the classic Ol' Spice scent with the added aroma of freshly fired black powder. The smokiness of the black powder mixes well with the spices you remember from when your grandfather splashed it on. Shave like a man, leave the roses and lavender behind

 

 

 

SR-71 Safety Razor

The pinnacle of wetshaving performance, the SR-71 is available in a closed comb/safety bar version and we also offer a Slant version of this razor. The closed comb is great for new wetshavers and experienced alike as it is a perfect mix between mild and effective. The Slant is the most aggressive razor in our current line up and provides a smooth comfortable shave. A solid brass handle adds the needed weight to let the razor do the work as you slice through your stubble effortlessly. Only available in a flat black finish, just the way we like it.

The Holy Black Hair Pomade

Put down the LA Looks Hair Gel! Get with the program, man. Nobody's using that stuff no more. Pomade is back, baby, and this aint your grandpas hair grease from the 50's either. No more greasy gunk, no more oily stains on your momma's couch. This water based hair pomade is formulated to hold even the thickest hair all day long. Restyle with a wet comb and wash out with regular shampoo. Comes in a 4oz amber jar. Available in Bay Whisky Lime scent, because it is so fresh.

 

Bay Whisky Lime

Bay Rum has it's roots in the 16th century sailors and pirates that discovered that the oils in the bay leaves that grew in the Carribean could be mixed with rum to make a type of aftershave or cologne. Recipes have been closely guarded and many barbers in early American times would mix their own concoctions. This formulation is made from essential oils of lime and of the Pimenta Racimosa leaves with added notes of orange, clove and other secret spices.

 

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