Grooming Tips

A New Year, A Better Grooming Routine

Words by Tyrus Townsend

Words by Tyrus Townsend

The state of grooming has become somewhat of an expensive dictatorship for today’s modern man. From elaborate marketing campaigns to products that promise unrealistic results, we often purchase the next shiny thing hoping, praying that we’ve finally found that one product for life. Sadly most of us end up being disappointed with a cabinet full of chemical laden, oil, weird smelling gunk. This year, it’s time for a change.

Here’s the thing: it’s a New You, New Year. And basically, a New Day to discard expired products polluting your medicine cabinet, dresser or underneath the sink and begin anew with an improved and less complicated full mind, body and soul regimen.

From skin to oral to body and hair care we present the fifteen best and coolest products guaranteed to elevate your grooming game to master level!

For a charcoal-infused oral sensation, try Carbon 6 Lab Black Toothpaste, $18.50

For soft and hydrate facial hair, try Mr. Burberry Beard Oil, $48

To keep your nails in top shape, try Gentleman’s Hardware Manicure Kit, $27

For a firmer, radiant complexion, try Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare Ferulic + Retinol Wrinkle Recovery Peel, $88

For a total face wash experience, try Oars + Alps Full Set, $44

To smell like a man all day, try Calvin Klein Eternity Now, $60-$78

For soft and hydrated palms, try Anthony Hand Cream, $16

For a healthy core, try Ursa Major Perfect Zen Body Lotion, $26

To eliminate chafing and odor, try Chassis Shower Primer, $18


For your deep cleansing and anti-aging facial needs, try Foreo LUNA 2 for Men, $199

For a much needed scalp exfoliation, try Aveda Invati Men Nourishing Exfoliating Shampoo, $35

For a moisturized and suppled kisser, try Aesop Rosehip Seed Lip, $15

For smooth soles, invest in Fig + Yarrow’s Alpine Pumice Foot Treatment, $18

To combat sweat and odor, look for Dove Men + Care Comfort Dry Spray Antiperspirant, $4.70


To reduce wrinkles and diminish the look of dark circles, try Kiehl’s Age Defender Eye Repair, $30