Which side should men part their hair?


Such a great question! With the popularity of  TV shows like Mad Men and Boardwalk Empire, more and more men are looking to add a bit more… shall I say, “sophistication” to their hairstyles. And why not? There comes a time in a man’s life that this decision has it’s perks both in the business world and the social arena. Besides, if you find the right barber, they can easily cut your hair to fit several hairstyle choices including this one! The most common and might I say more “popular” place to part your hair is the on the left. Seen often as the choice for…

A Quick Guide to Choosing the Right Shampoo


How much time do we really spend on choosing the best shampoo for our hair? Apparently not much at all based on this funny graph I found on Facebook. And, for good reason! I mean, how interested are we really about getting the right shine, bounce, or texture for our hair? Usually it’s all about the right smell, at the right price! Realistically speaking, for most of us, we really don’t see a need to hunt for a specific type of shampoo unless we notice something wrong with our hair or scalp. That being said, here’s a breakdown of the differences for if and when you see the need to…

The Face Shape Guide

Confused guy

Have you ever noticed that one man can look great with a goatee and shaved head, while someone else can try the same look with less than favorable results? Well this all stems from the many different face shapes we all have. Face shapes can help determine the best hat or glasses to wear, and the same is true for facial hair and styling.

What Ingredients Does Your Skin Really Need?


There are hundreds of grooming products on the market that work on getting ALL of your attention by promising the world in a bottle… Hey trust me, I get just as confused as the next guy! And since your emails tell me that you share the same feeling, I thought I would help you comb through the landscape a bit easier. Here are 3 key ingredients to focus on when it comes to refilling and re-tooling your grooming kits. Peptides – are found in all of your cells and are made up of two or more amino acids attached together with peptide bonds. They’re similar to proteins, but smaller. Products that include peptides…

SPF Moisturizers for Men

SPF 30 written in the sand

The dog-days of Summer are in full effect and that means you have to remember to pack sunscreen, right?? Right! But how do we handle our sunscreen needs on our “normal” days? You know, the 9-5 part of our lives? Our faces can always use an SPF-upgraded moisturizer but when it comes these warmer months that becomes even more important! So here is a list of SPF moisturizers that I’ve put together as strong considerations for you this summer. Facial Moisturizer SPF 15 by Kyoku Facial Fuel SPF 15 Sunscreen by Kiehl’s  Daily Moisture Defense Lotion SPF 15 by Lab Series Face Balm…