It's 6:45 a.m., and you're running late for work. To make matters worse your shaving gel runs dry, leaving your legs resembling that cactus plant perched on your windowsill.
You spot your boyfriend's Lavender Shaving Cream on the bathroom sink. Sure, it's made for guys, but a product from a company called The Art Of Shaving has got to be good for women, right? Right! So lather up and put that cream to good use! YourTango asked their readers to name beauty products they enjoy indulging in with their significant other. Sharing is caring, right? Here are some of their responses along with YourTango's personal selections.
"If I run out of something I feel free to 'liberate' some of my wife's. And there's never a problem, unless I don't put it back where I got it." - Dan P.
This non-scented lotion that will keep you both smooth and fresh.
Brand: Eucerin Skin Daily Balance Body Lotion
Price: $6.99 (13.5 fl oz)
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"[He uses] my shampoo mostly. Gotta love Herbal Essences." - Dani M.
A man with yummy-smelling hair gets an A+ from us.
Brand: Herbal Essences' Drench to Quench
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"My husband puts my conditioner in his bath water because it 'makes his skin soft.'" - Erica B.
We recommend going easy on the conditioner in the bath if you have acne-prone skin, but if it works for Erica's guy, it could work for you and yours. This one from L’Oreal has no sulphates, salts or surfactants, which can be harsh on hair.
Brand: L'Oreal Everstrong Reconstruct Conditioner
Price: $2.84 (8.5 oz)
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"My husband loves Dior Totale. I cringe a little to see how liberally he uses it but have to say I got a kick out of it when he told me how much he liked it in a very surprised kind of way. Uh yea." - Andrea M.
Brand: Dior Capture Totale Multi-Perfection Creme
Price: $130 (1.7 oz)
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Shaving Cream or Gel
"He uses my razors and shaving cream. I try to get him to pick out his own stuff when we shop…Basically I have to buy his stuff for him or he uses mine." - Sarah S.
Brand: Skintimate Moisturizing Shave Gel, Sensitive Skin
Price: In Stores Only
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"He loves to use my lip balm!" - Jardine M.
Everyone gets chapped lips. Dab this on, then pucker up!
Brand: Burt's Bees .3 oz Lip Balm
Price: $5.49 (twin pack)
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"My husband shaves his eyebrows. I wish he would borrow my tweezers!" - Sara G.
Maybe he will, with this easy-to-use gem from Tweezerman.
Brand: Tweezerman Gel Grip Slant Tweezer
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