Some Common Grooming Problems and their Solutions

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It’s amazing how times are changing and so are the topics of discussion among men. They no longer just talk about business, politics and women. But, men are now more focused about the way they look and how they feel of themselves.  So, if you are one of those contemporary men who are concerned about a good hair-cut, growing a moustache, wrinkle control or any skin irritations then continue reading this article.

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What Is The Best Pre-Shave Face Wash?

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Pre-shave oils get a lot of the buzz these days, and there are some good ones, but it is too easy to use them as a crutch for proper shave preparation.  Cleaning and hydrating the skin properly before shaving is an essential part of a good shave in my opinion.  Sharpologist has discussed pre-shave cleansers before: “Get Ready! 5 Pre-Shave Soaps That Really Work” is consistently one of most popular articles on the site even though it’s three years old.  I have always been a big fan of Musgo Real Glycerin Lime Oil soap–“MR GLO” and I also quite like Lucky Tiger’s face wash.  But these are more “specialized” products that are less commonly available.

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How To Not Choose The Wrong Cologne

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Darwin believed that us humans produce two types of smells: defensive and attractive. When scientists delved into the topic of exactly what makes our nose tick for attraction, they came up with no exact answers. We do know that scents, both natural and unnatural, have profound effects on mood, but there are no studies that prove why these reactions exist. For now, science abandons us to figure out this whole scent thing out on our own.

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5 Ways to Combat an Oily Face

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There’s nothing worse than having an oily face and no, I’m not talking about a telltale manly forehead smudge after you’ve spent an hour under your ‘68 Corvette…  I’m talking about the stuff that your skin naturally produces, largely to protect itself from the elements.  But sometimes our skin doesn’t adapt well, and can produce far more oil than is helpful, which is a darn quick way to have some nasty acne issues.  Here are 5 methods to combat this complexion conundrum so that you can ensure the only visible oil on your face comes from under that gorgeous V8 engine in your Corvette.

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