Breaking Beard Stereotypes

Few men’s grooming choices are as controversial or attention-grabbing as the beard. Throughout history, its public image has shifted several times. At some stages, certain beard styles represented distinguished men of power. At others, beards were symbols of the counterculture. These days, depending on who you ask, beards represent a trend and a desire to fit … Continue reading Breaking Beard Stereotypes

The Mustache Is the New Sign of A Midlife Crisis

For decades, men have dealt with midlife crises in expensive ways. They’ve bought Ferraris, commissioned polarizing tattoos, cheated on their wives with young mistresses and quit their jobs without a game plan. The costs have been literal and figurative.While the midlife crisis isn’t necessarily enjoyable, the good news is there’s a way to endure it … Continue reading The Mustache Is the New Sign of A Midlife Crisis

Beard Christmas Lights Aren’t Exactly The Apocalypse

When it comes to beard grooming, the conversation is typically about moisturizing with beard oil and healthy growth. However, this year, beard care has taken a turn for the absurd. The beard isn’t just the preferred facial hair of CrossFit athletes, indie musicians, and actors. It’s an expression of creativity for the everyman. This year, we’ve … Continue reading Beard Christmas Lights Aren’t Exactly The Apocalypse

The Gentleman’s Guide to Summer Skin Care For Men

Summer is officially here! If you’re like most guys, the next couple months will be filled with tons of outdoor activity and vacation. If you’re really lucky, your summer will consist of mostly play and little work. One thing about summer is that we tend to scale back on our normal routines. Our weekends are … Continue reading The Gentleman’s Guide to Summer Skin Care For Men

A Healthy Beard Makes A Healthy Man

I think we all remember that hit piece from 2015, made to sully the name of bearded men everywhere. If you don’t, the claims were: “Microbiologist John Golobic, of Quest Diagnostics, swabbed a number of beards searching for bacteria for a study and found that some of the bacteria are the kind of things that you find … Continue reading A Healthy Beard Makes A Healthy Man