7 Hollywood-Inspired Holiday Hairstyles

The endless re-runs of White Christmas on your TV might be getting old, but that suave look Bing Crosby is sporting? That never goes out of style. In fact, an entirely unscientific survey concludes that some of the season’s very best grooming styles can be found simply by combing through a list of favorite holiday flicks. These timeless looks are as solid now as they were 10, 30, even …

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Socks and Underwear You’ll Actually Want to Receive as Gifts

Remember when you were young and your parents would threaten you by saying the only gifts you’d be receiving were socks and underwear? That happened to everyone, right? And the thought alone was enough to make you be like, Oh my God, I want out of this family? Well, now that you’re an adult, the thought of getting a new supply of delicates isn’t so bad. Especially not if …

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Which All-Natural Grooming Products Should You Care About?

The world of nature-based grooming products is on fire right now. Globally, the natural and organic skin-care market is an $11 billion industry, with U.S. consumers leading the charge, making more purchases last year than any other country. What’s more, 50 percent of men now say they believe grooming products with natural ingredients are better for their skin than synthetic formulas, according to a survey by global research firm …

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T-Shirts That Proclaim Your Love of Our National Parks — And Are Stylish Enough to Actually Wear

Ever been to a national park souvenir shop? Slim pickings, right? We’re not expecting a T-shirt to capture the grandeur of Yosemite, but shirts like this are pretty lame. Keith Eshelman and Sevag Kazanci, co-founders of the Parks Project, saw the need for better, cooler designs. Working with their team of artists and eight different graphic designers, they intervened to give a more deserving nod to the national parks. 

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Do I Really Need to Exfoliate My Skin?

It can be difficult to keep up with all of the advice on how to keep your skin healthy. Using a face wash and not a soap, for instance, or rubbing yourself down with activated charcoal to fix oily skin. Through all of that, though, showering stayed simple — pretty much the same since we started using showers. But that might be poised to change, too, with a move …

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Johnston & Murphy Get In On the Minimalist Sneaker Trend

It’s been a few years since Common Projects’ largely unadorned sneaker, with its classic silhouette and generally no-fuss demeanor, became a new classic in men’s footwear. Its ubiquity among internet fashionistas and real-life, in-the-know celebrities eventually trickled down to regular dudes with some money to burn, and eventually spawned legions of imitators, to the point where they stopped even seeming like imitators. The minimalist shoe has reached something beyond …

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The Best Jeans on the Planet

Japanese selvage denim is like the holy grail of the jean world. It’s made on shuttle looms from high-grade cotton and, while the wearing-in process takes real dedication (at first they feel like a suit of armor), they look great after you’ve lived in them for a while. What’s so interesting about the whole cottage industry is that, while the blue jean was born in the U.S., it’s Japan’s …

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Love the Outdoors and Public Lands? This Is the T-Shirt to Buy Right Now

The selling of Federal public lands has become a very real threat thanks to the introduction of H.R. 621 (also known as “Disposal of Excess Federal Lands Act”), the Department of Interior’s potentially glossy views on oil and gas contracts, and the current president’s clear call to privatize the lands. So it’s never been more important to remember this: This land belongs to we, the public.

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Say Cheese: The Number One Grooming Spot Men Miss

It’s one of the first things a new girlfriend notices about you, and one of the most valuable tools you have when it comes to getting a job, negotiating a raise, or closing the deal with a client, according to several studies. In fact, your smile makes a bigger first impression on other people than what you say, the way you dress, or how you smell, finds a recent …

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