October 27, 2017

Avoid the Halloween Aftermath - Nail Your Costume Without Haunting Your Skin

Who doesn’t love this time of year? Pumpkin spice-flavored everything is everywhere (literally everywhere), the air is crisp, all the great shows are kicking off new seasons, and best of all, we’re about to the get the chance escape the routine and be someone or something else for a night. Before you dive full-bore into the face paint, fake mustaches, wigs, and silicon masks take a few minutes to consider how you’ll prep your skin –– and how you’ll undo it all when the party’s over.

October 17, 2017

Top 4 Fall Ingredients for Men’s Skin

The leaves are starting to change, and some parts of the country have even gotten their first snowfall (ahem…Denver). As the seasons change, it often means we also need to change up our skincare routine ––just as we do with several other routines. Don’t worry, you don’t have to completely ditch what you’ve been doing, but just a few tweaks can help protect your skin against the inclement weather.

September 24, 2017

What’s in your mote? The essentials every man should have

No we’re not talking about the watery ditch you’ve dreamt about building around your humble abode to keep unwelcome visitors out (that would be a moat). No, the more highly-civilized among us are now sporting the latest men’s fashion trend, the man tote, a.k.a. the “mote.” I mean, let’s face it, pockets just don’t suffice anymore.

August 18, 2017

The Secret Summer Skin Smoother You’ve Probably Never Considered

The dog days of summer are here. Heat? Check. Humidity? Yes. Sweat? Don’t remind me.

Depending on where you live, you might be dealing with an extremely arid climate or 95 percent humidity ––neither pleasant. And depending on the conditions, it might be shaping your skincare routine. When we’re surrounded by dry air, we tend to load up (and in some cases overload) on the moisturizer, and we do the inverse when there’s an excess of moisture in the air. But is this the best move?

July 5, 2017

Guardians of the Complexion: The secret ingredient to Star-Lord worthy skin

Fighting space monsters and protecting an entire galactic universe is all in a day’s work for Peter Quill. And yet, he still manages to maintain a rugged handsomeness most of us can only aspire to. Of course being part superhero, part celestial being likely contributes to his perfect skin, but there’s still plenty we can learn from him.