Most men shave at least once every couple of days and yet, for something as common as it is, many men still don’t quite understand the ins and outs of shaving. Whether you’re already a pro or are working with a barebones routine that just gets the job done there’s probably a lot you still have to learn about how to extract the most from these early morning minutes so you can keep your facial hair under control and your face looking fresh.
Jared Acquaro is the brains behind A Poor Man’s Millions – the fashion and lifestyle blog every Rugged Yet Smooth gent needs to follow.
Skincare is very commonly seen as one of the more involved stages of taking care of yourself however this is just a big misconception. Making sure your skin looks its best is a lot simpler than most people would guess. Whilst it’s true that you would get the best results from using a million little products and micromanaging when and where you apply each one individually, the results of only using two or three products aren’t all that far from using a dozen.
How much do you know about the skin care products you use every day? Are you a clean-living kind of guy who checks ingredients with a keen eye, or do you prefer to just slap any old cheap-and-nasty formula onto your flesh? (more…)
As we’ve discussed before here at Rugged, Yet Smooth, a good skin care routine is key to looking and feeling your best.
Lqd is blazing a trail on the men’s skin care scene, bringing we Aussie gents a growing range of innovative products. They use the latest developments in skin-care science, creating cosmetics formulated to slow the ageing process and boost your skin’s health.
We recently caught up with Matt Gillman, the founder and joint director of Handsome Skincare.
How did it all begin?
“It all started when I sold my business and I didn’t know what I was going to do next. I had some money to work with and went to my accountant and he’s like “So, what are you going to do now?” I didn’t know so I wrote a list and handsome men’s skincare was one of the ideas on this list. Funnily enough, my accountant bought a lot of things off Strawberry Net – who knew he’d buy skincare?”