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L:A BRUKET SALT SPRAY REVIEW

By Joe Burns

If you have slightly longer hair, you may often struggle with your regular styling product, and find that it just doesn’t go a long way, or at least not hold your style for long enough. Recently, there has been an influx in salt sprays, designed to create extra volume in your hair and at the […]

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Baxter of California Vitamin Cleansing Soap

By Joe Burns

You may not have used a bar of soap for a long time, opting instead for tubes or bottles of shower lotions and potions, but perhaps this will make you re-think your options… This is one big bar of soap, almost 200g to be precise, so it’s bound to last you a fair while. That’s […]

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Laboratory Perfumes Samphire No. 3 Review

By Joe Burns

Adding to your collection of scents is always fun and can transform an outfit, and your appearance, hugely. We were approached by Laboratory Perfumes who were keen for us to see, and smell, what they’ve created, and we were only too happy to oblige. Established just 6 years ago, British born Laboratory Perfumes have created […]

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HAECKELS SEAWEED / SEA BUCKTHORN BODY CLEANSER REVIEW

By Joe Burns

Sometimes you wake up and feel like you haven’t slept a wink all night – getting up can be very tough indeed, so at times like these, it’s great to have a shower with a product that invigorates and wakes up your senses. Haeckels have created something that does just that. This body cleanser starts […]

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Just For Men: A Day at the NFL

By Adam

When it comes to grooming most men will agree that simple is best. Nobody wants to be wading through reams of information and instructions just to establish if that product is right for them. That’s where Just for Men hits the mark.  From the box branding to the product application itself, it’s all with the […]

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THE REFINERY LIP BALM REVIEW

By Joe Burns

Every man has his essential items required to get ready to face the day, and if you’re like me, then a good quality lip balm is definitely on that list. I’ve used many over the years, from your basic petroleum jelly to your cheap and cheerful drug-store option, but these days I opt for something […]

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Diesel BAD Intense Review

By Adam

Launched this year, BAD Intense from Diesel is a punchy take on the already successful BAD fragrance. This is undeniably a masculine scent, and in our opinion, designed to make a statement, to get attention, and compliment a robust, edgy look. If you’ve read some of our other recent fragrance reviews, you’ll have noticed that […]

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Patrick’s M2 Pomade

By Joe Burns

Hair styling has come a hell of a long way since the days of wet-look gel, and we are very happy about that! As time passes, more and more options become available to us to cater to the ever-changing styles that come in and out of fashion. Patrick’s have been very busy indeed, spending years […]

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Mamlooq Grooming Review

By Joe Burns

Latest to join our lotions and potions is the luxury hair and beard oil from our friends at Mamlooq. They have created a series of luxury products ideal for today’s modern gentleman, especially those with hair below the ears as well as above. There’s now a miriad of personal hair and beard care products on […]

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men-ü Shave/Facial Essential Kit Review

By Joe Burns

men-ü reached out to us to get our thoughts on their shave/facial essential kit, so it’s only right that we pass on our findings to you. Their kit is made up of a “Healthy Facial Wash”,  “Shave Crème”, “Facial Moisturiser Lift” and “Matt Skin Refresh Gel” combined with a “Pro Black Shaving Brush”. The theory […]

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OUD ESSENTIEL EDP – GUERLAIN Review

By Joe Burns

This perfume landed on our doorstep and within seconds it was sprayed on our pulse-points. Curious and delighted to receive a bottle of Oud Essentiel from Guerlain, we couldn’t wait to see how a fragrance is said to be so expertly developed. Guerlain is a brand synonymous with classic, high-end fragrances, skincare and make-up, and […]

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Cornerstone Grooming: The Morning Routine

By Joe Burns

It was only a matter of time before Dapper Chapper and Cornerstone teamed up, so if you’ve been intrigued to see how the boxed shaving goods provider performs, read on and discover the Dapper Chapper Morning Routine. First thing’s first, you’ve got to wake up – but don’t be lazy, never hit that snooze button, […]

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Aesop Moroccan Neroli Post-Shave Lotion Review

By Joe Burns

As you know, shaving can leave your skin feeling tight, dry, and sometimes irritated, so using a moisturiser or balm afterwards is vital. Aesop have created this lotion though, which is lighter than a cream, so it rubs in easily and doesn’t clog your pores. I can tell you that a little goes a long […]

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Penhaligon’s Blenheim Bouquet Eau De Toilette

By Joe Burns

You may have been walking past, and then felt the need to step inside one of the many Penhaligon’s stores around the UK, compelled by the theatre of fragrance infused mist being sprayed across the threshold, and drawn in by the exquisite aromas and classic décor inside. I know I have, and I’ve been a […]