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Ingrown hairs (also called razor bumps) are unsightly and painful. They result when the shaved hair gets trapped inside the follicle or grows back into the skin. The comprehensive approach outlined here will solve the most stubborn conditions or occasional ingrown hairs.
Picture Gallery of Mens Hairstyles - Long Hairstyles for Men. Longer hair for men has become a mainstay in men's style. It is old world meets modern man. It is classy and distinguished as seen here. Page 2.
Starting with a good haircut is essential. Only then with the right kind of products can you achieve a great hairstyle. I suggest taking a photo of your favorite hairstyle to your stylist so they can help you achieve exactly what you want. Then ask for tips and instructions on how to style your own hair like what is outlined in this hairstyle gallery.
Picture Gallery of Men's Hairstyles - Short Hairstyles for Men. Short hairstyles never go out of fashion. However, some work better than others depending on the shape of your face and the type of hair you have. Ask yourself if the men's short hairstyles pictured here might suit you. If so print it out to take to your stylist as inspiration.
Everybody has a different concept of what expensive means when it comes to items such as watches. I have a friend who thinks anything over $150 is too expensive. But then there are guys who think anything above $1,000 is too expensive. That's why I have come up with some of my top picks in watches in different price ranges.
A buzz cut is one of those hairstyles that looks great on guys with a nicely shaped skull. After all, it's almost like being bald. And speaking of bald, buzz cuts are the right way to go if your hair is thinning out. It brings less attention to your hair loss. But not all buzz cuts are the same. As simple as this hairstyle may seem, it has variations. See if one of these buzz cut hairstyles is for you.
Pictures of Men's Curly Hairstyles - Men's Curly Hair - Have curly hair and don't know what to do with it? I receive many emails asking for advice on how to manage men's curly hair or what type of hairstyle might look best. I do highly recommend using products to prevent frizz and keep hair in control. But there are many different curly hairstyles one can wear. This gallery of men's curly hairstyles might just inspire a new do.
What are the hottest men's fragrances on the market? Need a little help choosing one for yourself or as a gift? I have compiled a list of the top selling men's fragrances here.
Men's Short Hairstyles - Pictures of Men's Hair - Short hairstyles for men don't have to be dull or unflattering. Some men's short hairstyles work better than others depending on the shape of your face and the type of hair you have. Ultimately a good cut will be easy to style and frame you face well. Ask yourself if the styles pictured here are ones that would suit you.
Men's Fashion - Important Men's Fashion Rules to Live By. Every man has asked themselves about matching their socks with their trousers and other assorted questions at some point in their lives. Here I have listed six important men's fashion rules to live by which should at least clear up some confusion about a few things.
For decades, a standard hairstyle for men has been short and spiked--the classic way. It serves as a great stand-by and remains stylish.
Choosing the right outfit for a wedding can be a challenge for guys depending on its style, location and the time of year. I thought it would be helpful to review the rules of dressing for a wedding.
I've said it before, a watch is the single most important accessory a man can own--it is an essential style element.
Picture Gallery of Men's Hairstyles - Medium Length Hairstyles for Men - Pictures of men's hairstyles. Medium length hair has many definitions for men. It can mean shorter on the sides and longer on top. It may be longer and shaggy all over taking after Brit-rock bands. Perhaps its just long enough to be tucked behind the ear. No matter what its variation, it can be very stylish. Page 2.
Don't get stuck with a bad haircut. Bring a photo of your ideal men's hairstyle to your stylist so you can get the look you really want.
These days so many companies are producing really cool watches that look much more expensive than they really are. It's amazing really. No longer do you need to buy a fake Rolex (that won't last either) when you have so many other choices out there. Watches have come a long way. So if you are looking for terrific men's watches under $100, take a look at some of my top picks.
Because of its texture and growth pattern, African American men are likely to battle with small bumps on the face commonly known as ingrown hairs, or razor bumps, often from shaving. African American men are also prone to hyperpigmentation (dark spots) and dry skin. Before targeting problem areas, it is first important to discuss skin care basics to build a proper foundation.
Black men's hairstyles - Here we show off 10 photos of African American hairstyles from short to celebrities with afros and dreadlocks.
I think it is safe to say that man's greatest nemesis, when it comes to grooming, is ingrown hair (or razor bumps). They can appear anywhere, however, men are typically plagued by razor bumps on their faces and necks due to shaving, right where everybody can see them. There are a variety of methods and products that can be applied to eliminate an ingrown hair. Here are several methods for treating ingrown hair (or razor bumps).
Ways to Stay Looking Young - People are willing to spend small fortunes on products and procedures to look and feel younger. But you dont have to spend a fortune to look and feel your best. Here are ten easy and inexpensive ways to take years off of your appearance and keep it that way.
I get lots of emails from readers about curly hair. Most of the time guys just want to know how to
The faux-hawk is a hairstyle that is a much tamer version of a Mohawk. Its distinguishing feature is that the hair on the sides of the head is not completely shaved, which of course is what you do with a real Mohawk. What’s great about the faux-hawk is that it allows you to be a little edgy without going too far. And if you want to be more conservative, you just comb it to the side. Two hairstyles in one! See my photo gallery of different types of men's faux-hawk hairstyles.
Most guys I know have a thing for watches. But some of us just can't afford some of the premier brands that command thousands of dollars. The good news is that there are some great, inexpensive alternatives. In fact, some of these watches look rather expensive and will be sure to impress. Here I have listed my favorite watches for men around $500.
Underwear: whether boxers, briefs or anything in between, underwear has come a long way in recent years. Men aren't always quick to pick up on the subtleties of undergarments. Some guys need just a little more guidance. Lets break down our options.
I have received requests from readers asking about my favorite men's luxe watches. There are many high quality watches in a price range that is relatively reasonable, however, you have to be careful not to go for the fashion watches. You want to choose a brand that is reputable and produces a quality product. All of the watches in the list I have compiled are of good quality and will be long lasting in terms if style.
Men's Underwear - Men's Briefs - If you like to wear briefs, don't wear the wrong kind. BVDs, Fruit of Loom and the like are fine if you under the age of 16. So make a more informed and tasteful choice. I am a man who is picky about his briefs and these are my favorite.
Asian men's hairstyles - Here we show off 10 photos of Asian men's hairstyles from buzzed to shaggy.
If you have curly hair, chances are your hair tends to be dry, coarse and brittle. It also tends to frizz up, doesn't it? Here, we show you how to care for men's curly hair.
What are the hottest men's fragrances on the market? Need a little help choosing one for yourself or as a gift? I have compiled another list of the top selling men's fragrances in addition to my first list of top selling men's fragrances.
Some of the best men's hairstyles are worn by Hollywood's up and coming stars. You really get a sense of what is fashionable and current, and why wouldn't you? These young celebs have access to all kinds of stylists when it comes to fashion and hair. So I did quite a bit of research to find ten of the most popular young male stars amongst the high school and college set. So now you know who to use for men's hairstyle inspiration.
The do's and dont's of wearing shorts - I recently chatted with a girlfriend about a man she was dating and an unfortunate fashion blunder he was prone to make. She described this man as having unusually nice legs, but the one issue she had with these particular legs and their owner was that they were often seen wearing extra short shorts. All of this talk of men and shorts got me thinking about the do's and don'ts of men and shorts and so I came up with a list of both.
I'm here to tell you to beware of thinning shears. Yes, you heard me. This tool is too often being used incorrectly and the damage it can create if in the wrong hands is underestimated. I know many guys out there see their stylist or barber using thinning sheers on their hair, so here are some questions to ask yourself and helpful tips for better hair cut.
Shaggy men's hairstyles reminiscent of the '60s and '70s have become popular again. Taking into consideration your face shape and hair type, this is a look that can be really fun and striking. I have compiled a few photos of men's shaggy hairstyles I like. You might be inspired.
Some men feel like they're fighting a losing battle when it comes to combating the frizz, high volume and general wildness associated with curly hair, but if cared for properly, it can be their most striking feature! A luscious head of curly locks is definitely a head turner for me. Here are some professional tips on how to style curly hair.
Links to descriptions of my favorite specific men's t-shirts and tank tops, boxers and briefs.
When it comes to watches perhaps one that is expensive isn't important to you or perhaps you like to have a variety of watches so you can match them with different outfits. Or perhaps you just want something that looks more fashionable. In any of these cases Fossil will have a watch for you. I have chosen my favorite Fossil watches here and they are all very affordable. They also make great gifts.
Style and sex appeal certainly doesn’t end once you turn 40. There are guys past the age of 40 have who have figured out that being sexy and stylish is more than just about clothes, it’s also an attitude or a way of being—it comes from within. As I get older I have been looking to some of my favorite famous men over the age of 40 who stay stylish and have loads of sex appeal. My list of stylish men over 40 includes some of the usual faces but these men exude confidence and vitality.
I love men's hairstyles that are long enough to brush (or gel) back. Sometimes this style only requires hair that is long on the top and short on the sides versus being more universally long. Either way, it keeps your hair tidy and neat looking while being fashionable too. Some of my favorite men’s brushed back hairstyles are seen in this photo gallery.
Men's Hairstyles - Men's Short Hairstyles - Pictures of Men's Hairstytles - I love men's hairstyles that are long on the top and short on the sides. It allows more versatility but also keeps you tidy and neat looking if need be. Some of my favorite men’s short hairstyles are seen in this photo gallery.
Good skin care doesn't go un-noticed so it's time to step up from the supersaver routine. Clear off the counter and make way for some quality products. Here I have picked out some of my favorite moisturizers for men. All of these products were developed specifically for men so you don't have to feel girly using a moisturizer.
A limited budget doesn't mean you can't wear a neat watch. There are plenty of options out there these days. Here are a few cool watches priced from $100 to $200.
Tips for Tall and/or Thin Guys - Here are fashion tips for guys that are either tall or thing or both. Are you tall and thin and tired of clothes that don't fit quite right? Here are five tips to help tall and thin guys look sharp.
I took a survey asking the men I know, which includes guys that might be classified as metro-sexual, about the type of shaving products they use. I was stunned to find out how many use drug store shaving foams and such - we are talking most if not all. Unacceptable! (I mean that in the nicest way possible) Skin needs to be treated with more TLC. Thus I have determined that shave kits make great gifts for guys whether it's for actually for yourself for someone else.
Many men begin to panic when their hair begins to recede. Some guys even resort to medications, hair plugs and an assortment of other things to stop this genetic inevitability. Then there are those guys who choose to accept their situation and hopefully make the best of it. There are some celebs who have chosen to do so and they look great. See my list of famous men with receding hairlines, they just might inspire you follow suit. Page 3.
The signature navy blue suit that Barack Obama wears has everyone talking. His suits are custom tailored by Hartmarx, which is a 121 year old Chicago based company and the largest suit maker in the United States. Since Obama has made this particular suit popular, even the Hartmarx CEO has started to wear them. Although Barack’s suits run about $1,500 due to the added cashmere and custom tailoring, you can pick up a 100% worsted wool version off-the-rack under the Hart Schaffner Marx label.
Fashion Advice for Men Over 40 - According to Kim Johnson Gross, co-founder of Chic Simple Ltd, a man should not give up on style just because he is over the age of 40, but there are some guidelines he should follow. In a conversation I had with Kim she outlined some of those guidelines.
Hair Removal Methods - Body Hair Removal Methods for Men - For those guys who want to remove or trim body hair, there are a variety of methods available. Thankfully, we’ve come a long way since using a couple of seashells or some flint-stone to scrape and pluck hair like cavemen did, nor do we volcanic glass or other rudimentary razors of the past. Modern methods are much easier, but not always painless.
Tips Men Need to Know About Wearing Color - A man who knows how to wear color well can really turn some heads. According to Kim Johnson Gross, co-founder of Chic Simple Ltd, men shouldn't be afraid of color but should embrace it. They should experiment even if it’s just with shirt colors. Kim and I discussed this topic and came up with several tips men need to know about wearing color.
Boxer underwear is without a doubt most men's top choice for the type of underwear they wear. And clearly underwear is a very personal thing and we all have different standards in terms of what we look for in comfort fit and fabric. Here my top six men's boxer underwear styles.
Picture Gallery of Men's Hairstyles - Messy Yet Controlled Short Hairstyles for Men - Pictures of Men's Hairstyles - Messy and Tousled Men's Hairstyles
If you like to wear black as much as I do, listen up. I have become quite aware of the way different fabrics hold black dye as well as which fabrics and textures look good together. With this in mind, I live by these six rules.
Men's fashion - We all make fashion errors now and again, but some mens fashion mistakes are just unforgivable. I have outlined eight men's fashion mistakes to avoid at all costs.
There has been much advice about hair color for men but one topic I don’t hear enough about is creating natural looking highlights for men with short hair. If you want natural looking highlights and you see your hair stylist coming at you with a hand full of foils, there is going to be nothing natural about your color. But there is a method that creates a more natural and convincing highlights and it's called Baliage.
In the early 1900's, the fashionable male wore his hair smooth and slicked back. It was either parted in the middle or on the side and was shiny from perfumed oils, Brylcreem, hair tonic or other similar products. Hair had a tendency to be longer on top and on the sides. Modern versions of this now classic men's hairstyle are being seen in many fashion shows and worn by the style conscious. See this gallery of men's classic gelled hairstyles for ideas. Page 5.
Reasons why you might want to spend the extra money and go to a salon rather than a barbershop; e.g. stylists at a salon typically have better training.
The right hairstyle can give you self confidence and satisfaction. Finding the right hairstyle for who you are does take a little effort though but the results will be worth it in the end. With that said here are seven tips on how to get the haircut you want and deserve.
Men's Short Hairstyles - Men's Hair Pictures - I keep stumbling across great photos of men's hairstyles, or at least what I think are photos that might inspire a new do. This photo gallery is of men's short hairstyles, but not real short. Some of my favorite men's short hairstyles are are seen in this photo gallery of stylish shorter hairstyles for men.
Just because a particular shirt may look like a dress shirt that doesnt mean it is. Sport shirts have become increasing popular with the corporate casual dress code taking over the American work place. As a result there are lots of shirts out there posing as dress shirts when they are really sport shirts. Allow me to clarify the difference between the two.
I am always trying new things to review and recommend so you never know what I'm testing out on any given day. But when it comes to shaving, I am extremely particular since I have sensitive skin and am prone to razor burn. I am keen on products that soothe my sensitive skin while helping me achieve a close shave. Through trial and error, I have narrowed my favorite shave gels and creams down to these products.
At the end of a decade, it is always fun to look back and think about the many events and trends that defined it. But it is also fun to look back and think about the things we are glad to see fade into the sunset. This couldn't be more true when it comes to fashion and style trends. Every decade has its hits and misses and here I have compiled ten men's fashion trends that leave me and many others scratching their heads. Page 2.
Men's Sunglasses - Top Picks in Men's Sunglasses - There is no accessory quite like sunglasses. You can be wearing sloppy clothes but a great pair of sunglasses can turn your look, or lack of one, around. Check out some of my top picks in men's sunglasses, some of which are expensive and some that are not. Either way, these men's sunglasses are still stylish.
Mens suits - Getting the right fit in a suit and having it tailored is critical if you are concerned about how you might come across in an interview, to a client or to your peers. The first thing to do is get properly measured. Once you know your size keep these six things in mind: choosing a fabric, how your trousers should fit around your waist, the hem on your trouser, the length of your sleeves, the waist of the jacket, and the general fit of your suit.
Corduroy pants work well not only as weekend wear, but for business casual which is probably why they are such a seasonal favorite--aside from the rich look and velvety feel. The jeans-style and washed cords look great with distressing, which gives them a vintage look. The more tailored kind can be worn for those business casual days when paired with a button down shirt and tweed jacket. What ever your style, there's a corduroy pant out there for you, perhaps in this top picks list.
Vitamins & Minerals for Your Hair & Skin – Benefits of Vitamins & Minerals - Once men’s hair and skin begin to lose their luster or hair begins to thin out and wrinkles start setting in, options to reverse either are limited to expensive and often intrusive procedures. Taking preventative measures through vitamins and minerals, before the damage begins, is easy to do and can help keep pre-mature aging at bay. Here are vitamins and minerals for hair and skin.
Not all t-shirts and undershirts are the same and finding the right style and fit can be a challenge. Its almost like trying to find that perfect pair of jeans. There are so many things to consider such as the quality of cotton the cut and whether or not you want some stretch. I have put together a list of my favorite men's t-Shirts and undershirts and I would be surprised if you didn't find one on this list that is right for you.
Barber vs Salon Stylist - What images conjure in your mind when you think of a barbershop? Do you picture old men sitting around shooting the breeze while the red, white and blue striped pole spins round and round? Do you think they are outdated and old fashioned? Do you assume that a barber’s skills are limited compared to a salon stylist? I decided to find out what the difference is between the two and whether the difference was enough to make an individual choose one over the other.
I’ve noticed in recent fashion shows some trends in short hairstyles for men. Models will often have shorter hair in the back and on the sides with longer hair on the top. This allows hairstylists to do some creative things but also keeps the guy tidy and neat looking. Some of my favorite men’s short hairstyles are those that keep hair off of the face as seen in this photo gallery of super stylish shorter hairstyles for men.
Call it messy, tousled, disheveled, or even bedhead, men's hairstyles that aren't neatly groomed are more commonplace than ever. They can give off a rugged, fashion forward or carefree look. I love the tousled look, especially when it works with a guy's overall vibe. Furthermore, a hairstyle like these paired with a suit is great juxtaposition--it shows you aren't stuffy. No matter what your motivation for sporting a messy hairstyle, it's stylish. See this picture gallery of messy yet stylish hairstyles for men for inspiration.
Latino men's hairstyles - Here we show off 10 photos of famous Latino men's hairstyles from short to long.
Being bald doesn't rob you of the ability to have style. I know guys WITH hair that choose to shave their heads just because it looks good. And although there are countless famous balding guys that you could name, there are 10 uber cool bald celebs that stick out in my mind. They wear their lack of hair well and with tremendous style. Page 2.
Mens Wardrobe - I thought it would be interesting to ask Kim Johnson Gross of Chic Simple Ltd what wardrobe essentials every man should have. I also asked her for some bargain shopping tips for those of us who want to stretch our wardrobe dollars. The advice she provided gives every guy the essentials he needs for a practical and functional wardrobe that will carry him though many different occasions.
Face Moisturizers with SPF for Men - Part of your daily skin care regime should include using a moisturizer with an SPF of 15 or higher. Use it all year-round, even on cloudy days. Here I have highlighted 7 of the best face moisturizers for men with SPF.
Lets face it shaving is an invasive activity. Applying a sharp metal blade to your face cuts hairs but also removes microscopic layers of skin and can cause irritation like ingrown hairs (or razor bumps). These seven simple rules will minimize damage and improve your shaving results.
Men's Wardrobe Essentials for Formal or Semi Formal Occasions - One of several articles about building a basic wardrobe; this article focuses on six key items I believe necessary for men's formal or semi formal occasions such as an interview, a wedding, or a date.