Murphy and McNeil

Kells Shaving Soap

  • Kells Shaving Soap
  • Kells Shaving Soap
  • Kells Shaving Soap
  • Kells Shaving Soap
  • Kells Shaving Soap

Murphy and McNeil

Kells Shaving Soap



The Book of Kells is one of the greatest achievements of Christian and Irish art. 

Dated to sometime around 800 AD, it is a massive and incredibly hand-decorated vellum manuscript containing four gospels of the New Testament that is far more visually stimulating than it is legible across its 340 pages.Thought to have been written by Celtic monks, it would have taken many years, perhaps across generations, to complete.  The illustrations show similarities enough to show that at least four individuals were responsible for the incredible art that resides within the pages. Today the book rests at Trinity College in Dublin.

This Shaving Soap by Murphy and McNeil is composed of a mix of high quality oils and ingredients that create a dense, creamy lather for an excellent shave.

Scent Profile:

  • Scent Strength: Medium
  • Top: Bergamot, Ambroxan
  • Heart: Geranium, Lavender
  • Base: Vetiver, Patchouli
  • Note: This fragrance is an homage to "Sauvage" (no affiliation).


  • Base: Aon (Firm)
  • Stearic Acid, Water, Beef Tallow, Duck Fat, Potassium Hydroxide, Kokum Butter, Castor Oil, Sodium Hydroxide, Shea Butter, Vegetable Glycerin, Coconut Milk, Kaolin Clay, Lanolin, Tocopheral, Fragrance, Tussah Silk
  • 5.5oz

 Video Reviews for Murphy and McNeil: Kells

Additional Seller Info (if available):

Click here to join us as seller
Customer Reviews
4.9 Based on 14 Reviews
Write a Review

Thank you for submitting a review!

Your input is very much appreciated. Share it with your friends so they can enjoy it too!

Filter Reviews:
David A.
United States United States
I recommend this product
Another Winner from Murphy & McNeil

One of the best I've used. You can't go wrong with this soap. Exceptional performance and a beautiful scent. Highly reccomended!

Brian G.
United States United States
I recommend this product
Superb Base and Scent

Spot on scent - goes great with Sauvage. Can’t say much more than what has already been said about the base - superb performer that provides great shaves!

Manuel U.
United States United States
Great soap

I have been stopped several times and asked what cologne I’m wearing and I tell them about the after shave. I get an awesome shave and my skin feels great. It’s my everyday soap now. Great job guys.

Vlad D.
United States United States
Great scent & great performance

Wonderfully scented soap that performs excellently. Delivered a BBS shave the first time and since. Would purchase again.

United States United States
Top notch, top tier, top everything.

My second full tub purchase. Fantastic scent. Pleasing to my nose and (even better) to my spouse's. I won't try to comment on the smell itself except to say that it is a cologne-type one. I will confess to swiping the shaving brush over my forearm so I can grab a smell or two after the shave itself (have I mentioned I like it?). Only thing better than the scent is the way the soap performs. Top notch, top tier, top everything. Lathers very easily, razor glides effortlessly. My face loves this Aon base.