I Don't Like Hotel Soap

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    Mostly, But There Are Exceptions

    Of course, if you stay in a hotel like the Mercer, in NYC, then there are definitely exceptions to the rule.  After I stayed there, I actually went online and bought the bath products they provided in the room.   But, for the most part, yes............the run-of-the...
    hippieheart hippieheart
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Apr 8, 2008

    I Make Sure I Pack My Own

    WhenI go on a trip, I always pack my own bar of soap. If I forget to pack it, I'll run down to a store and buy a bar of soap. When I take a shower, I want a "bar" of soap and not a "little "bar of soap that looks like it was made for little trolls. Plus...
    123ct 123ct
    36-40, F
    Apr 8, 2008

    Too Clean?

    Aside from the fact that the bars are too small, they leave my skin really dry. And then follow that with those dry towels. I feel really clean, but parched.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Dec 23, 2009

    Dries Your Skin

    BAD!!!!!!!!! It makes you feel like you are wearing a tight wrap when you dry off and itch and scratch.  Rather bring my body soap from home and have the smell in the whole room. The feeling of the lather and the smell of the soap, I'm sure the maids enjoy it since my room...
    mtvlm mtvlm
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Apr 7, 2009

    No Moisturizer!

    They must not have any moisturizer in them. My skin becomes itchy after using them. When I travel I take my own cleansing bar. I'm allergic to soap anyhow. Though I can still use it on my hands for some reason. The size doesn't really bother me much. I think they make them small...
    4vrUnique 4vrUnique
    46-50
    4 Responses Dec 23, 2009

    I Collect It.

    Since I was a young child, I always go into a hotel room and put all of the bar soaps and shampoo bottles in my suitcase.  Most people I go with would bring regular sized bottles of shampoo, and wouldn't need the tiny ones.  I have no choice now because my...
    BellasHappyPlace BellasHappyPlace
    18-21, F
    Dec 23, 2009
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