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Is Shaving Making Your Skin Darker?

Is Shaving Making Your Skin Darker?

A good shave can reveal a lot. A clean face, the shape of your jaw… and darkened skin? If you have noticed darker skin on your face from shaving it isn’t just the lighting… it is indeed a “real thing” that may actually be happening to you! First of all, don’t be alarmed. You aren’t alone and [...]

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My Ingrown Hairs Keep Coming Back!

My Ingrown Hairs Keep Coming Back!

Ever gone through a long stretch of not having an ingrown hair, and then BAM!… 3 pop out of no where!?! Suddenly you’re left wondering, what you did wrong and when. Well, don’t be too disappointed because there’s a reason it will happen from time to time. Here’s why. Hair has three stages of growth and each strand of [...]

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Never Skip The 3rd Step!

Never Skip The 3rd Step!

For what?…Because it’s an important step to keeping your face looking and feeling good.  It ranks just as high as shaving with shaving cream, and you already know how I feel about that… (see post – Put Something on… Sheesh!) After shaves can be lotions, balms or even a gel.  They are designed to calm, moisturize and [...]

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If Hair Ain’t There, Why Shave It?

If Hair Ain’t There, Why Shave It?

You know, there has been more than a few times that I’ve had guys in my chair or at my events that have complained about shaving irritation in areas where they have no hair… upper cheeks, behind the earlobe, and sometimes two or maybe three inches below the Adam’s apple. With this interesting observation I have come to the realization that many [...]

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Shave Like A Barber With The Double Edge (DE) Safety Razor

Shave Like A Barber With The Double Edge (DE) Safety Razor

How many times have you left your barber and wondered how you could go home and duplicate the results you get from the barbershop?  Well… maybe not the overall experience itself, which is pretty fantastic if I do say so myself, but a similar shave to what you get from your barber? One of the key [...]

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Treat and prevent ingrown hairs for good!

Treat and prevent ingrown hairs for good!

Chances are that if you shave you have experienced an ingrown hair. Men and women alike suffer from them and we all know they are not fun, not to mention unsightly AND painful. I’ve seen men in my chair who are afraid to shave for fear of the ingrowns! Today that worrying STOPS… Because I’ve [...]

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My New Tips Store

My New Tips Store

There isn’t a day that goes by that I not offering a tip via email that aids in making your grooming regimen better. However, more often than not my explanations can be tough to grasp through email. So I decided to make my 1st illustration for ingrown hair sufferers. Aptly titled, Quick & Easy Steps [...]

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Controlling Ingrown Hairs

Controlling Ingrown Hairs

How many times have you noticed an ingrown hair “re-appearing” in the same place you pulled the hair out just a few weeks ago? Well, believe it or not it’s because you’re actually “pulling he hair out”. Ok, let me explain. The best way to rid yourself of an ingrown hair that has already formed is [...]

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O2rifik: Moisturizing Spray

O2rifik: Moisturizing Spray

Ever felt an instant burn after using a fresh blade to shave? Well for me, I feel it once in a while especially when i’m trying out new ones. So what do you use to calm the burn? Enter O2rifik’s Moisturizing Spray. This company – O2rifik, has focused it’s energy on developing products specific to soothing the [...]

Face Products, Product Reviews, Shaving, Shaving Products 0

Philips Norelco: CareTouch Shaver

Philips Norelco: CareTouch Shaver

Philips Norelco created an electric shaver that caters to the population of men who struggle with ingrown hairs. They did this by recognizing that the lift-cut system used in many electric shavers and razors to guarantee a super-close shave was actually a primary cause of this irritation. So, they saw a need and chose to be [...]

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