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.

June 22, 2017

Are You Putting Your Skin in Jeopardy During the Summer Months?

With summer officially here, we’re all thinking about beach vacations, picnics in the park, and days spent soaking up the sun. Ahhhh, bliss. Well…not to be a big buzzkill, but this also means we need to talk about a pretty serious topic – skin cancer. As men, we have lower rates of survival from melanoma than women because our skin is thicker, but also because we tend to be less aware of it. When detected and treated early, however, you have a fighting chance against skin cancer. But why even put yourself in the position? Healthy sun habits can help reduce the risk of developing issues in the first place.

May 9, 2017

Does Aloe Hold the Key to Healthy Skin?

Did you know aloe can do way more than treat sunburn? While that’s certainly one of its most well-known uses, aloe barbadensis leaf juice (the gel from an aloe vera plant) offers myriad other benefits for the skin.

April 11, 2017

Spring Clean Your Skin Routine with These Simple Fixes

If you’ve found your way to this blog, you may be a bit more “evolved” than the average man when it comes to skin care. In fact, the biggest complexion crime most men make is essentially having no skin care regimen at all. So kudos to you, on at least being aware of the fact that caring for your skin is important. And just like we learned from G.I. Joe as kids, knowing is half the battle.