Neutrogena Face Scrub And Lotion


Neutrogena’s  “Razor Defense” line, especially their “Daily Scrub,” has been a favorite “drug store” brand of mine for a long time.  So when they changed the line-up a bit I was a little concerned.  I’ve used the updated Face Scrub and the new Face Lotion enough to form some impressions.

Bee Bald

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Bee Bald recently sent us some samples of their products, oriented for head (and face) shaving and care.  They said their products “are packed with effective, high-quality ingredients including Honey and Bee Pollen, proven to have superior hydrating, antioxidant and antiseptic properties.”  That piqued our interest so we gave a set to Jeff Sherman (one of Sharpologist’s resident baldies) for his dome and a set to Mark (mantic59) who used them on his face.  Here are their comments:

Turn Back the Clock with ZIRH Platinum


Do you remember the first time you looked at in the mirror and realized you weren’t a kid anymore? I don’t, although at age 39, it’s been sneaking up on me for a few years now. The creases in my forehead don’t go away when I stop squinting. The lines around my eyes – particularly the right one, that’s the side on which I sleep – show more mileage these days. And I don’t like it.

York Grooming: Another Shaving-Related Indiegogo Campaign


OK, I admit it, I have a soft spot for shaving-related start-up businesses.  I’ve previously mentioned two other Indiegogo projects, Dave’s Shower Shave and the Bonsai shaving accessory.  Here’s a new one, the York Grooming Co. shaving kit.  It includes a pre-shave cleanser, shave cream, and post-shave moisturizer.  They want to model the “software” end of the business like Raz*War, Dollar Shave Club, or myShavingClub do the “hardware” end: a periodic subscription where product comes automatically.  Give their Indigogo funding page a look HERE.

Summer Skincare Tips for Men


Summer is coming, and while there are many reasons to rejoice for warmer temperatures, including summer barbecues, swimsuit season, and leisurely boat trips; there are also a few downsides to the constant sunshine. Sun exposure, wind, and dry air can all wreak havoc on your skin. Taking care of your skin is not just for the ladies any more! Men want their skin to look good as they age as well. If you are a man who wants to preserve the good skin that nature gave you, the following tips can help. You will need to create a summertime skincare…