Recommended Grooming Products
Huckberry is your one stop shop to pick up grooming essentials. All products are hand picked and tested by their team: skincare, shaving tools, hair products colognes and more. Also every week they run flash sales on many brands, so you can stock up on your favorites.
The American Crew Firm Hold Styling Gel has great consistency, it applies evenly without clumping your hair together. The good thing about this is it’s alcohol free and has natural extracts that helps hair look thicker. It also works on wet or dry hair.
The thick lather from this glycerin soap offers sufficient protection, however it doesn’t last as long as other shaving soaps I tested. Good quality for what it costs, I really liked that you could buy a variety pack and test the various scents
Packaged in a beautiful wooden box, this soap is reinforced with skin conditioning vitamin E and has a woody tropical fragrance. It provided a good shave – very similar to Col Conk above.
I absolutely love this shaving cream. Why? Inexpensive, concentrated (so a little goes a long way), and it provides a great shave even with crappy razors (I am testing those as well!).
I found all three systems to be effective – and over a period of 14 days saw my teeth whiten by about 5 to 6 shades with NO PAIN. One of the reasons I was happy with DazzlePro is that it’s all made in the USA. When it comes to things I’m putting in my body, I like things that are made here in the USA.
Grim Blades are the finest hand made American Straight Razor’s and have a luxurious shaving experience with the soap. Each straight razor is made with pride to last lifetimes. Hand this blade down for generations and share the timeless ritual of shaving, ecological responsibility, and of course- a priceless shave.
The shaving oil 1oz airless pump container by the Grooming Lounge is perfect for your travel bag. The ingredients all the are simple – there’s no propane here everything is a natural oil derivative. The oil smells great without being overpowering.
No, not related to the comic actor (at least as far as we know). These are Jack Black skin products, some of the best out there for men. They have serious obsession with knowing about every ingredient and what it’s doing — which is exactly the trait you want in the folks making your skin creams. Trust me, or better still, check out the website.
The man who loves an extra close shave will be a fan of the Merkur Model 180 Long-handle Safety Razor. The classic double-edged safety razor is made out of heavy steel and features a chrome finish sturdy razor. The quality materials produce a ultra smooth shave and the replacement blades are about ten to fifty cents a pop at any drugstore.
When I’m traveling or in another country, I find Neutrogena is a great brand to pick up as I feel overall they are a consistent value brand. A bit pricier than other well known companies – I like that they cater to men with sensitive skin as it sends the signal they try to minimize the number of possible irritants.
My friend, Aaron Marino (Alpha M) and his friend/stylist, Stephen posta of Dyer & Posta Salon owns Pete & Pedro. Together, they created a line of men’s hair products of high quality, paraben free and made in the USA. You can choose from a variety of products from shampoo to hair paste that will moisturize and add shine to all hair types.
The Philips Norelco state-of-the-art shaving system is excellent. No doubt about it, it’s an amazing razor. It works in getting to shave the hard to reach spots on your neck and it cuts so closely and effortlessly. It’s lighter, quieter and more responsive than any electric shaver. You can use this on wet or dry skin and clean up is so easy.
Suitable for sensitive skin that tends to irritate easily. Thanks to its special anti-irritation properties – this cream/soap leaves skin soft and smooth.
I like that I can find this at stores locally. Both Wal-Mart and Walgreens (Drugstore) carry it, and it’s relatively inexpensive there or buying directly on Amazon. I found it had a mild scent, is made in the USA, and a bottle lasts about 3 months with regular usage.
The Straight Razor Leather and Cloth Strop is perfect for caring for your razor. There are actually a variety of strops available on the market- make sure you buy a quality strop that lasts as long as you do!
One of the best men’s manicure set comes with 7 top notch TopInox stainless steel instruments that have been handcrafted by experts in Solingen, Germany. All tools are housed in a discreet, masculine black leather case with a magnetic closure. It’s everything a man needs to tend to his nails without extra frills.
Hanz De Fuko uses all natural products and is untested on animals. This paraben free clay is great for a high hold and matte finish.
For a medium hold/matte finish. This clay adds texture and volume to short, medium, and long hair styles. The matte finish allows for quick absorption into the hair.
High Hold/Matte Finish. L’Oreal For men professional clay adds texture and volume to all hair lengths. This is perfect for hair that you don’t want to shine but still stay in place.
For a strong hold that is still pliable, putty is the way to go. This is a perfect product for the man who wants to mold his hair throughout the day without adding the crunch.
High hold with low shine. Fiber-like, resinous product helps thicken, texturize and increase fullness to hair. Provides a strong, pliable hold with a matte finish. Works well in shorter hair, 1-3 inches in length.
Medium hold with low shine. For added texture or increased definition. Beeswax provides a natural, pliable hold for various lengths. Wax-like consistency provides a matte finish while still remaining easy to distribute through hair
For fine to medium hair types. L’Oreal Paste provides a natural shine and sculpts hair with a supple, flexible hold – perfect for textured looks. Medium hold.
The Natural Beeswax Paste has an incredibly high hold that will keep your hair looking perfect all day long and has a natural matte finish that compliments the holding power. Ideal for all hair lengths, types, and styles…from short to long, thin to thick, messy to combed.
Medium hold with high shine. Extremely versatile water-based formula rinses clean and offers smooth control with shine. Works well for curly hair and provides a modern, flexible alternative to styling gels.
Old school pomade with a modern day twist! This lightweight, medium-hold formulation will keep your favorite classic look firmly in place with tremendous shine.
Extreme High Hold. High Shine. Use for class hairstyles. Flexible and non-flaking.
Pliable wax with matte definition. For guys who want hold, style and a natural finish. Provides humidity resistance. Beeswax, cera caranauba and a blend of polymers provide separation.
When used to set, flex creates lasting volume, waves and curls with touchable, brushable hold that is buildable. When used to style, flex builds, shapes and adds structure to any look and is completely layerable without build up. When used to finish, flex gives flexible hold, natural movement and humidity protection with a beautiful shine that never flakes.
Just a few drops to manage all hair problems – Frizz, Damage, Unruly curls, Dryness. Hair tonic with Argan Oil + Antioxidants – Pure Moroccan Argan Oil and Vitamin E for natural hair care. Penetrates deeply to improve the hair texture and nourish the hair from within. No Greasiness Like Hair Oil – Hair Serum that tames hair without waving them down. No greasy residue left. Can be used as a leave in conditioner for instant gloss and softness or overnight treatment hair damag
Enriched with Sage, Ginseng, and Quillaja, Medium Hold Spray Gel provides a natural look and feel with medium hold. This product is alcohol free and contains a sunscreen that helps protect the hair from UV damage.
Adds thickening volume to the hair. Medum shine, low hold, high volume. Great for men with thin or thinning hair.
A modern cream for great hold with total flexibility. Cream is easy to distribute throughout the hair for that soft, pliable finish with great shine.
Low Shine, low hold. Completely natural matte finish. This product is applied when your hair is mostly dry or dry. It will instantly give your hair volume and is never sticky or stiff. This product is great for all hair types, but works exceptionally well on hair that’s a bit longer in length and also gives fullness to hair that may be thinning.
Subtle control with low shine. Provides light control for fine or thin hair of all lengths, resulting in a natural look with slight definition. Light Hold Texture Lotion is formulated with natural extracts like ginseng to make hair look thicker and increase manageability.
Creates a tousled, just-out-of-the-ocean texture. Matte finish. Low shine, low hold. Adds textured look to hair. Mist into towel-dried hair. Air dry for tousled style. Blow dry for fullness.