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  • December 8, 2014 James Walton

    Look who's on TV!

    We had a ton of fun doing our charity shave for Movember, and as an added bonus to raising some cold hard cash for charity, we got some TV time.


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  • Should You Switch to Traditional Wet Shaving?
    December 8, 2014 James Walton

    Should You Switch to Traditional Wet Shaving?

    traditional shaving switch routine wetMany men lock down a shaving routine in their teens, and never ever stray from it. But think about all the things you did when you were 16 that seem ridiculous now! You’ve grown up, so your shaving routine should, too. But does it really make a difference?

    Why yes. Yes it does.

     

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  • December 8, 2014 James Walton

    MenEssentials Shaves For Charity in a Mobile Barbershop!

    Sadly the time has come, the end of Movember. To celebrate all the great work done by you "Mo-bros," we were shaving those awesome stashes for charity on December 1st. Master Barbers came from all over Los Angeles to offer their expertise, and get you looking great and feeling awesome for those holiday photos and parties coming up. Best thing is we captured it on video. Watch and enjoy!


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  • How To Create The Perfect Shaving Lather
    December 5, 2014 James Walton

    How To Create The Perfect Shaving Lather

    HOW TO CREATE THE PERFECT SHAVING LATHERWhen it comes to traditional wet shaving, a very important skill to master is the art of creating the perfect lather with your shaving cream or soap. Too much or too little lather can cause problems, making your shave less comfortable and effective.

     

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  • Skin Care 101; Revitalize Your Daily Routine
    December 4, 2014 James Walton

    Skin Care 101; Revitalize Your Daily Routine

    SKIN CARE TIPS REVITALIZE YOUR DAILY ROUTINEIt is absolutely, positively, 100% crucial to take care of your skin. Any skin problem can be tackled, whether you have oily skin, dry skin, large pores, acne, blackheads, or some combination of each. Since everyone’s skin is different, everyone’s skin care routine should cater to their specific issues and needs. The amount of dirt and impurities your skin is exposed to daily is astounding, so skipping out on your routine is really not a good idea. But what type of products should you be using? And in what order?

     

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  • What The Heck is a Toner and What Does It Do?
    November 21, 2014 James Walton

    What The Heck is a Toner and What Does It Do?

    WHAT IS A Facial TONER AND WHAT DOES IT DO?Skin care can be a baffling ordeal at best: from face washes, scrubs, moisturizers, toners, astringents, peels, masks, and everything in between, choosing the right products can become a daunting task. The key to developing a skin care routine is to become familiar with each product type, and determining if it is right for you. Toners are one of the most confusing aspects of skin care, so let’s take a minute to uncover the enigma that is facial toner.

     

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  • Tips For Tattoo Care
    November 21, 2014 James Walton

    Tips For Tattoo Care

    Tips For Tattoo CareSo you’ve just gotten a totally rad piece of ink. Now what? If you want your tattoo to continue to look incredible, you’re going to need to take steps to cleanse and protect it. While you obviously need to consult your artist for tips that are right for you, here are a few steps that can be seen as a general guideline for tattoo care.

     

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  • SHAVING SOAPS, CREAMS AND GELS, OH MY!
    November 21, 2014 James Walton

    SHAVING SOAPS, CREAMS AND GELS, OH MY!

    shaving cream soap gel foam grooming tipsSometimes it can feel like the entire skin care realm is there to intentionally confuse you: creating products with seemingly little to no difference, forcing you to question your regimen. In reality, it is the contrary - different products produce different results, and each are made with your own comfort in mind. So if you’ve ever wondered whether you should be using a soft shaving cream, hard shaving soap, or non-foaming gel, you’ve come to the right place!

     

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