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There Is Now An Aesop Downtown

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“What’s in this? What a Aesop?” a man asks, as I walk on Broadway, Downtown.

“It’s a nice grooming product store,” I respond.

“Oh. That’s cool. I dig,” he responds, strutting off along to the puff of his cigarette smoking.

This is the experience of visiting the new Aesop Downtown and the surrounding high-end, somewhat interloping stores: they feel out of place but are embraced, despite being far from local efforts. If you aren’t familiar, the brand is a fancy Melbourne based skin and body care maker who make the most high end of goods for you to clean yourself. Their goods are the kinds of items that keep you in a hotel shower for an hour, making you wonder why you don’t have this clean of soap at home. Then you politely stalk the housekeeper’s stand to steal some from her cart. Aesop’s coming to Los Angeles in this fashion is undoubtedly intriguing.

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