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This is a serious question.

 

These various stinky thai balms really work wonders on my aches, but I alwys end up smelling like Eucalyptus, Lemongrass, Green Oil, menthol fumes and god knows what else. I mean really strong. I had some special balm sprayed on my back and had no pain for 12 hours, except I smelled like a eucalyptus oil extractor.

 

So I know its in poor taste to ride the air conditioned trains with durian, but what about balm stink?

 

Is that offensive to Thai folks? Like if I go get a massage and have stuff sprayed on my back that just makes my eyes water, is it cool to ride the BTS at rush hour?

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IMO this thread is ill conceived. 

I might be wrong  but I don't think it is a good idea to start a critical thread  thread directed at particular member or putting a member in the unfortunate position of defending or criticizing her country people.

Or perhaps I misunderstood

 

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1 minute ago, sirineou said:

IMO this thread is ill conceived. 

I might be wrong  but I don't think it is a good idea to start a critical thread  thread directed at particular member or putting a member in the unfortunate position of defending or criticizing her country people.

Is ok. Good for learn. More peaceful for farang- thai together.

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Eucalyptus, Lemongrass, balm etc not really problem. 

 

Body ordor smell is problem. Caucasion have special smell, same other country people, India, different one, African different one. 

Thai not like any “flavor.” Some thai have it also. 

 

Is not acceptable. Also I think some foreigner not use the bum gun, only tissue. It not clean. Thailand is hot country.

If you car have mud, you need water, not only paper tissue to make it clean, and this not acceptable also. Can be smell. 

 

Another thing, some people use perform to much. But if dirty and use perfume, the smell is still dirty.

on the train, try not put your underarm on people face.

 

 

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10 minutes ago, sirineou said:

IMO this thread is ill conceived. 

I might be wrong  but I don't think it is a good idea to start a critical thread  thread directed at particular member or putting a member in the unfortunate position of defending or criticizing her country people.

Or perhaps I misunderstood

 

nonsense. the poster detailed a fair and honest question to someone who would have a much better understanding than them. i see no ill intent of the thread and the poster poses a valid question. it would of been better as a pm though.

 

to call it a critical thread is baloney.

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5 minutes ago, Yinn said:

Is not acceptable. Also I think some foreigner not use the bum gun, only tissue. It not clean. Thailand is hot country.

Some foreigners (and Thais) find that most lavatories in malls, supermarkets, bus stations, petrol stations, and so on ... do not have 'bum guns'.

I think we should petition the Prime Minister.

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As an ethnic Chinese, I thought the Indians and Caucasians don't like to bathe because of their strong body odour but only recently I found out that most East Asians, such as the Chinese and the Koreans, lack the gene that causes the body odour problem.

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13 minutes ago, Yinn said:

Eucalyptus, Lemongrass, balm etc not really problem. 

Thats all I needed to know. Balm heaven here I come!

 

I like the stuff in the jars with no labels. And the snake one. And the CBD one. And the orange one is nasty, I think its the tumeric, makes me smell like curry.

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7 minutes ago, Nyezhov said:

Thats all I needed to know. Balm heaven here I come!

 

I like the stuff in the jars with no labels. And the snake one. And the CBD one. And the orange one is nasty, I think its the tumeric, makes me smell like curry.

Balms away for you then.....

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27 minutes ago, sillyfool said:

nonsense. the poster detailed a fair and honest question to someone who would have a much better understanding than them. i see no ill intent of the thread and the poster poses a valid question. it would of been better as a pm though.

 

to call it a critical thread is baloney.

I did not call the tread  dishonest  , I simply called it "IMO ill conceived" for exactly the same reasons monitoring stated, and you seem to agree with.

Perhaps you do ,but I do not think asking a Thai "Is that offensive to Thai folks? Like if I go get a massage and have stuff sprayed on my back that just makes my eyes water, is it cool to ride the BTS at rush hour? " is a complemental question. 

 

 

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36 minutes ago, Yinn said:

If you car have mud, you need water, not only paper tissue to make it clean, and this not acceptable also. Can be smell. 

🤣😂

 

its also true about odour

caucasians and dairy

french garlic

indians curry


& in Malaysia they steal the bum gun fittings from everywhere, shopping mall and even airport loos

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16 minutes ago, Selatan said:

As an ethnic Chinese, I thought the Indians and Caucasians don't like to bathe because of their strong body odour but only recently I found out that most East Asians, such as the Chinese and the Koreans, lack the gene that causes the body odour problem.

I would have to take your word on that. But as ethnic Chinese can you understand that the  many Chinese who  ingest raw  garlic as a "protection" when embarking on public transport present an equivalent  odour problem.

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50 minutes ago, sirineou said:

IMO this thread is ill conceived. 

I might be wrong  but I don't think it is a good idea to start a critical thread  thread directed at particular member or putting a member in the unfortunate position of defending or criticizing her country people.

Or perhaps I misunderstood

 

Here ya go dude:

 

1. The stuff stinks, I dont

2. In the US, I could balm up, jump in my wheels and never offend anyone. Here I take trains.

3. The stuff that works the best is hard core pungent.

 

Thats why I asked. Btw, I could give two ***ts if falang are offended. Thats why I phrased the topic the way I did, sorry Chahlee....

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