Grooming

Does Your Haircut Fit Your Face?

May 29, 2014
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After years of practice and thousands of haircuts sculpted, I like to think I’ve perfected the craft, and that everyone who enters my salon leaves looking better than when they’ve come in.

It’s taken me a lot of dedication and effort to learn how to perfectly arrange men’s hair. It’s something I’ve earned. So it doesn’t surprise me when good-looking young gentlemen ask me for cuts that will make them look terrible.

After all, most men decide that they would like to style their hair after whatever is fashionable, instead of what naturally fits their features.

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Win This: A Joshu+Vela Canvas / Leather Dopp Kit With Port Products

April 9, 2014
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In the spirit of upcoming warmer weather and (hopefully) more travel, our friends at The Motley are giving you a chance to win a free Joshu+Vela canvas and leather dopp kit filled with the complete line from Port Products.

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Why you should have a relationship with your barber

May 15, 2012
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Here’s a little-known fact: I’ve been cutting my own hair since I was 13. My buddy had a set of clippers, and like any idiotic / brave / curious 13-year-old, I attempted, and failed, to give myself a decent haircut. Unfazed, I slowly learned how to tame those unwieldy things and make them do what I wanted.

It was probably never a great haircut, but most of the time I had short-cropped hair anyway, so practicing that blending (aka “the fade”) was pretty easy and I got the hang of it quickly.

At some point last year, I wanted a change.

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The Quick and Easy Three-Step Face Care Regimen, For Dudes… + our winner for the free GothamBox!

March 15, 2012

We don’t seem to talk much about skin and facial care on EG, so I thought it’d be good to at least let you guys know what I do. That way, if you’re completely clueless about where to start or if your regimen is any good, you can at least start with this.

I’m a fairly simple man when it comes to my grooming and facial care. I don’t do much more than basic upkeep, which seems to suit my situation just fine.

Read on for my quick and easy three-step facial care regimen, and see how yours stacks up!

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How to nail it: Taking care of your hands at home

September 4, 2011

Hands say a lot about a man. Sure they’re not the first thing folks notice, but they’re usually the initial part people come into actual contact with. And whether shaking, high-fiving or caressing, it’s beyond important they communicate the right message.

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