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Weleda Men Active Shower Gel

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Filed under must haves as a guy is a proper shower gel. The rules of engagement with shower products are as followed. While required for proper hygiene, ultimately, it can be detrimental for good skin. Particularly for our bodies as they suffer from harsh cleansing agents, copious amounts of fragrance added to formulations and improper usage from the get go.[...]

How I Do Lazy Sundays

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While I'm quite diligent with my eating and grooming habits, I call for the need of a cheat day. One day a week where we're perfectly fine with lazy. Dialed back and really living like we just woke up flawless. If I strip it down to the bare essentials, here's what I've been relying on! It's also very travel friendly for sleepovers.Rolling out of bed, gettin[...]

Polar A360 Fitness Tracker

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It's been a few weeks now since I took off the training wheels and level'd up my fitness efforts by tracking them. It's a simple concept but if you're putting in the work, it's quite handy to know just how your body is reacting to all of the sweat and muscle burning. The Polar Fitness Tracker A360 is a lifestyle gadget that doubles up as a workout tracker to[...]

A Weekend Away

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Learning through experience is one the best things you can do to master a certain situation, so let me tell you about how hitting the gym 5 times a week has changed my idea of grooming. With a full plate at work of all sorts of marketing responsibilities, combined with 7-8 hours of gym a week.. I get home exhausted with a streamlined process in mind, there's[...]

Summer Proof Complexions

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Sunburns, the smell of a smoking barbecue and evening sound of mosquito's can ruin your perfect summer evenings real quick. I'm not getting sidelined this year with that first burning of winter-pale skin, I'm armed and ready with sunscreen for my shirtless escapades! Part of the fun is in the evening when the sun has set but you're left with the aftermath of[...]

Summer Workout Grooming Gear

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Unlike the comfort of "winter is coming", summer calls for a less thick wardrobe and there's no more hiding that body in endless layers of fabric. Getting summer ready is a huge thing for this beauty industry and I could shower you in endless cellulite products, tightening, firming, lifting, bronzing and whatnot products.. but the main idea is that you still[...]

Getting Gym Ready

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Nothing put your deodorant to the test like a hour long body pump class in a closed off room, or a solid 40min HITT training on the stationary bikes during brooding summer evenings. Once that first intensity spike hits, it's comforting to know that you can sweat all you like.. without your body odor killing all small animals nearby. A lot of guys seem to for[...]

Oenobiol Joli Teint

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The French have figured out that in order to maintain their effortless chic appearance, it's all down to taking good care of your skin. You've seen the endless snapshots of their bathrooms, showcasing their extremely simplified routines to the highly advanced facialists on every streetcorner. Their secret isn't all bathroom antics, part of it is found in the[...]

Night-Time Hydration Boosters

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Remember that short but sweet radiance boosting routine I had deployed while ago with the Sisley & Korres? It's time I divulge its nighttime counterpart to balances out all of that brightening action. I'm a huge fan of gentle daily exfoliation -with amazing results- but people tend to forget that you need proper sunprotection during the day and secondly,[...]

Korres Blue Sage - Lime - Fir Wood

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Sometimes all you need a a spray of perfume to turn your day around or better yet, start it properly! I'm weeding through my collection at the moment to give way to the freshness that is spring, leaving those intoxicating & heavy perfumes to the coolness of fall/winter and uncovering this little gem in the back. Diving into ancient Greece for inspiration[...]

Radiance Boosting Routine Ft Sisley & Korres

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It's a given that anyone wants to look their best at all times, be it waking up next to your crush with that effortless I woke up like this, to the result after an hour locked up in the bathroom for a full workup. Secrets to a first-class spring look are sunscreen as a first line of youth defence and secondly a glow-boosting serum to erase short nights. You [...]

Spring Additions: Vichy Dercos Neogenic Gel-Fluid & Apivita Aqua Vita Serum

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Hair loss is the bane of our existence as a man. When you boil all of the grooming market down to it, it's shaving stuff and making sure you have a full head of hair as you grow older. Having a few friends that actually struggle with bad genetics, while others experience hair loss due to stressful jobs, junk food, lack of vitamins & minerals, wearing cap[...]