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  • Best Vegan Products
    January 14, 2016 James Walton

    Best Vegan Products

    best veganWith a growing demand for vegan-friendly products, we feel it's important to offer a selection of shaving products that are made with zero animal by-products. Some shave soaps contain rendered animal fats, such as tallow or lanolin, however there are a number of brands who make vegan friendly options, such as various oils, butters, and glycerin derived from vegetables.

     

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  • Crazy Beard Trends of 2015
    January 7, 2016 James Walton

    Crazy Beard Trends of 2015

    crazybeardTo say that 2015 was the year of the beard would definitely be an understatement. It seems like every male was bearded, no matter where you looked. 2015 was also the year of totally off-the-wall beard style ideas, and while they can make interesting Instagram photos, these looks don't quite translate to walking around in your every day life. So here's a recap of the craziest facial hair trends we spotted in 2015.

     

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  • 2016 Tips and Tricks
    January 6, 2016 James Walton

    2016 Tips and Tricks

    2016 trendsAs with the beginning of every new year, now is a great time to revamp your life. From resolutions to eat better, quit smoking, go to the gym, etc., everyone seems very into the whole "self-improvement" thing come January 1st. When it comes to improving your grooming routine, it's important to look back at everything you learned the previous year and keep an eye out for new trends. Here are a few tips from MenEssentials to help you get 2016 on track!

     

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  • The Truth About Microbeads
    January 5, 2016 James Walton

    The Truth About Microbeads

    microbeadsThe U.S. has officially passed a law to ban the microbeads found in face wash for good! The damage these beads cause to your skin is alarming, let alone the enormous damage they are doing to the environment when washed down the drain. According to an article published by Newsweek, studies have found "that roughly 8 trillion microbeads are currently finding their way into streams and oceans in the U.S. every single day. That’s enough tiny plastic balls to cover more than 300 tennis courts. And that’s only 1 percent of the total microbeads discharged each day."

     

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  • Best Ways To Combat Dry Winter Skin
    November 17, 2015 James Walton

    Best Ways To Combat Dry Winter Skin

    dryskinWinter is coming! Well, it's basically already here, and the temperature is only going to drop. Winter is the worst time for anyone who suffers from chronically dry skin, mostly due to the temperature outside and the drying heat inside. Check out our solutions for uncomfortable, flaky, dry skin.

     

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  • Gym Bag Essentials
    November 10, 2015 James Walton

    Gym Bag Essentials

    GYMBAGFinding the time to work out can be hard enough, so let's try and make it as easy as possible for you! Instead of lugging a giant gym bag to the office, here are a few crucial products you can stash in a small bag, or in your locker at the gym! Here are a few of our gym bag favourites.

     

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