One for the impatient coffee-holic, Shower Shock caffeinated soap delivers a morning caffeine fix as you shower. Each bar contains 1250 milligrams of caffeine - enough for 10 doses according to manufacturers Think Geek - that is absorbed through the skin as you bathe normally. The peppermint scented soap itself is vegetable based and doesn't contain harsh ingredients like ethanol. Shower Shock is available online at www.thinkgeek.com for US$6.99 per bar.
About the Author
Mike grew up thinking he would become a mathematician, accidentally started motorcycle racing, got a job writing road tests for a motorcycle magazine while at university, and became a writer. As a travelling photojournalist during his early career, his work was published in a dozen languages across 20+ countries. He went on to edit or manage over 50 print publications, with target audiences ranging from pensioners to plumbers, many different sports, many car and motorcycle magazines, with many more in the fields of communication - narrow subject magazines on topics such as advertising, marketing, visual communications, design, presentation and direct marketing. Then came the internet and Mike managed internet projects for Australia's largest multimedia company, Telstra.com.au (Australia's largest Telco), Seek.com.au (Australia's largest employment site), top100.com.au, hitwise.com, and a dozen other internet start-ups before founding Gizmag in 2002. Now he writes and thinks.All articles by Mike Hanlon