When it comes to looking and feeling your best, there is a massive range of men’s grooming products which you can choose from. Gone are the days when it was the girls who had hundreds of different of products to choose from for personal hygiene and grooming – today, the array of stuff available to men is rapidly growing. But, whilst this means that there’s more to choose from, it can also be a bit confusing. Which grooming products are essentials? Which ones are right for you? In order to make things easier for you, we’ve put together a list of some of the grooming products that every guy should have in their bathroom cabinet.
You’ve probably already got some sort of razor for shaving your beard – whether it be electric, disposable, or cut-throat – but do you have a beard trimmer? If not, it should definitely be up there at the top of your shopping list. With beards definitely being the ‘in’ thing right now, it’s more important than ever for guys who are hoping to grow their beard out to make sure that they’ve got the right stuff to take care of it. Take a look at this beard trimmer guide to help decide which type is the best for you.
Moisturizing is a ritual that many ladies carry out daily, and as a guy you’d do well to follow this good example. Moisturizer is definitely a bathroom cabinet essential when it comes to male grooming, as keeping your skin soft and hydrated is important to not only your appearance, but also your overall health. By using a good moisturizer regularly, you can keep skin itchiness and dryness to a minimum. Try a moisturizer with added SPF during the day to keep your skin protected from the sun.
If you tend to simply run your hands through your hair in the shower when you wash your body with soap, you need to stop. Although you might feel and look clean enough, using soap to wash your hair can dry it out – in fact, you’re probably better off using just plain water! Instead, invest in a good shampoo and conditioner for men’s hair – there are many two-in-one products available which are convenient and easy to use and will keep your hair in the best condition.
Does your face often feel tight and irritated after shaving? If so, it’s a good idea to invest in a specially designed cleansing product in order to wash your face with after shaving. Since using regular soap and water doesn’t always do the trick, using a product that’s designed to clean out your pores whilst being gentle on your facial skin is the best way to look and feel your best every day, whether you shave or not.
Which grooming products can you not live without? Whether it’s your trusty razor or something less mainstream, we’d love to hear from you! Leave your ideas, tips and recommendations by joining the discussion in the comments below.