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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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STARTING THE NEW YEAR OFF RIGHT!

STARTING THE NEW YEAR OFF RIGHT!

Now that all the New Year’s Resolutions ‘hoopla’ has passed, I now feel it’s safe to offer up a few suggestions that won’t get passed over as an assumed new diet or workout routine. So here’s a shortlist of what I think you all should try in 2016! 1. Get a barber shave– Hey, women pamper themselves ALL THE TIME. So what’s wrong [...]

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Should I Give Magic Shave a Try?

Should I Give Magic Shave a Try?

Is Magic Shave good for shaving? – Marcus in Indianapolis, IN Depilatories, including Magic Shave and a host of others, have been around for a long time.  I have consulted with men that have experienced success as well as nightmares with their use.  I myself have tried my share many years back with mixed results. The main concerns [...]

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Look Good Even In The Winter

Look Good Even In The Winter

It seems that no matter where you are this winter season, it’s really cold. So since we have to adjust to the winter weather, and not the other way around, let’s make sure that your grooming regimen can handle this cold and dry time of year! Hair – Conditioners help to replenish the natural oils in [...]

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The Final Word on Shave Creams vs. Shave Gels

The Final Word on Shave Creams vs. Shave Gels

As the men’s grooming industry continues to grow, so do our choices in products. And, in my opinion – while that is a good thing – sometimes it can also be overwhelming! Even beyond all the brands to choose between there are also different types of products that do the exact same thing. How is a [...]

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Help! The Skin On My Face Is Darkening… Is this From SHAVING?

Help! The Skin On My Face Is Darkening… Is this From SHAVING?

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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LEA: Classic Shaving Cream

LEA: Classic Shaving Cream

LEA’s Classic Shaving Cream is a shave cream that I thoroughly enjoyed using. It comes in an attractive soft tin jar that looks sharp on your bathroom counter. It’s lather is light, but thick enough to get the job done while keeping your skin moist throughout the shaving process. Mixed with menthol and sandalwood, its fragrance [...]

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Is There A Best Time To Shave To Maximize Results?

Is There A Best Time To Shave To Maximize Results?

    This is a question I hear all the time with good reason. A proper shave isn’t a quick process and if you can stretch out the time between them that is a big bonus. And You know, there really isn’t a definitive answer to this question.  But, I can definitely point out a few advantages [...]

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