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Two Shaving Tools. One Face!

Two Shaving Tools. One Face!

An irritation free shave in every area of your face is nothing more than a fantasy for most guys. Why? Because not everyone has an “easy beard”. For most of us, shaving the face is pretty easy to master. But the neck can be a real nuisance! I get an overwhelming number of emails from [...]

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Panasonic: ARC3 & ARC5 Electric Shavers

Panasonic: ARC3 & ARC5 Electric Shavers

Trust me, I get it! And, you tell me. Shaving can be a chore. So, the more options available for an easier shaving experience, the better! So it seems that with Panasonic’s wide range of shaving tools, I think they get the picture as well. They’re newest shavers- Panasonic’s ARC-Series merges innovation, with Japaneses sword-making skills, to craft [...]

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1-ON-1 Grooming Call

1-ON-1 Grooming Call

With the success of my Face Shape Reporting (FSR for short..) service, I saw more and more need to follow this service up with a stand-alone personal 1-ON-1 Call. So many recipients of my FSR realized that once they mastered the best hair and beard-style for their face they wanted more. Emails started pouring in!  Shaving, skincare and [...]

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IT’S TIME TO: DE-HIBERNATE

IT’S TIME TO: DE-HIBERNATE

Is that even a word? Who cares… You get the picture, right? WINTER IS WRAPPING–UP! This is the time of year when the layers come off and your face and hair get more of the attention. So, here are a list of products that will help you shine all the way through summer! Face  Two things that [...]

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Tips From A Barber: What To Look For In Your Razor

Tips From A Barber: What To Look For In Your Razor

One thing (of many) that I love about my job is that I get to talk to and share advice with so many of you. A common question I am always asked is, “How can I get a better shave?” For many of us, our beards cover over 50% of our faces, so it’s an [...]

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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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When The Temperature Is Right…

When The Temperature Is Right…

Has anyone ever explained to you why you should use warm water to shave? In my post – Put something on…sheesh!, I spoke on why it was important to lubricate your face prior to shaving.  But, I also mentioned warm water is one of the musts for a comfortable shave. Warm water is the perfect temperature to get the closest most comfortable shave. [...]

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Timothy’s: Smooth Skin Shave Gel

Timothy’s: Smooth Skin Shave Gel

For me, shave gels are generally “hit or miss”. They’re either have too much like “man fragrance” or they don’t offer enough moisture to protect the face. But, in the case of the Smooth Skin Shave Gel by Timothy’s Skincare, you get none of this. It coats and protects the skin well, while offering a [...]

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Can My Face Truly Handle A Razor??

Can My Face Truly Handle A Razor??

I get asked a lot of questions about grooming. So much so that a lot of what you read on this site is inspired by those very questions. One that I am asked more often than any other is… “Can my face handle a razor?”. Now, most of the time this question is coming from men that [...]

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How Many Blades Do You Really Need?

How Many Blades Do You Really Need?

The short answer?… You only “need“ one! Yes, we live in a shaving environment that promotes faster, smoother shaves with more blades. But, the average man can get away with 1… maybe 2 blades. As long as effort is placed on how to properly prep and shave the beard  (See my: Quick & Classic Shaving [...]

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