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5 Grooming Tips You Need To Live By This Diwali

5 Grooming Tips You Need To Live By This Diwali

Tips, tricks, life hacks and everything in-between. This Diwali, let us have the pleasure of introducing to you 5 essential grooming tips you need to live by. Who doesn’t wish to look his absolute best during the Diwali season? Thanks to careless eating habits, pollution and neglected grooming rituals, the wish doesn’t always get fulfilled….

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By Somya Guglani, October 14, 2019
5 Essential Skin Care Tips For Men This Diwali

5 Essential Skin Care Tips For Men This Diwali

Grooming for women has always been championed, even encouraged. Grooming for men- not so much. Far be it from us to discern whether it’s fair or unfair but men have been told for ages that grooming is only for the fairer sex. Men, all over the world, and especially in India have a reputation for…

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By Somya Guglani, October 5, 2019
Why Should You Actually Shave After Taking A Shower?

Why Should You Actually Shave After Taking A Shower?

We have three words for you- Shit, Shower, Shave. You might think we’re crazy but there’s a perfectly good scientific explanation for this. We know shaving is something you have probably been doing for a while, but this article will provide you with more information than you have ever learned about this grooming practice. Think…

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By Somya Guglani, August 8, 2019
5 Thoughtful Personalised Gifts For Your Brother This Rakhi

5 Thoughtful Personalised Gifts For Your Brother This Rakhi

Over the years, you have provided your brother with plenty of advice, direction, and encouragement as he struggled. You’ve always been his best friend, worst enemy and his greatest confidant. From picking a booger off his face to introducing the wonders of Harry Potter — there’s nothing you haven’t done for him including being his…

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By Somya Guglani, August 5, 2019
7 Beard Myths That You Need To Stop Believing In

7 Beard Myths That You Need To Stop Believing In

Beards are in. The bearded look was once reserved for mountain men and lumberjacks, but just about anyone can rock a beard these days. And because of that people have a lot of misconceptions about beard and how it grows. Let’s look at the top 7 myths and bust them, shall we? This has to be one of the strangest…

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By Somya Guglani, July 23, 2019
Beard Oil, Beard Butter, Beard Serum- How, When & Which One To Use?

Beard Oil, Beard Butter, Beard Serum- How, When & Which One To Use?

Staring at that beard kit can be confusing, with all those products in it. It can get you pulling your hair in frustration. We’re here to tell you that things don’t have to be that hard.. Here’s your ready reckoner on how they are different, along with “How To Use” and “When To Use” BEARD…

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By Joann Mathews, July 23, 2019
Top 5 Beard Growing Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

Top 5 Beard Growing Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

There are plenty of issues that can arise in the growth process for many of you bearded folks out there. Some of these are avoidable and some can be prevented. Here, we walk you through the top 5 common beard growth  mistakes made by men you should absolutely avoid.   You’re not giving your beard enough…

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By Somya Guglani, July 19, 2019
5 Ways To Fix That Patchy Beard Of Yours

5 Ways To Fix That Patchy Beard Of Yours

To some people a perfectly shaped beard is the epitome of a man. The curse of the patchy beard is a serious issue for many a Beardster out there. Some of us struggle with growing a full beard that is without patches. We’re not saying it can’t be fixed, but in the meantime, embrace your…

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By Somya Guglani, July 16, 2019
Why Is Charcoal The Magic Ingredient For Your Skin?

Why Is Charcoal The Magic Ingredient For Your Skin?

If you thought that the only use of charcoal was for your barbecue, think again! Charcoal, or more precisely, activated charcoal is very effective in dealing with a number of skin-related issues. In fact, this natural skin care ingredient has been used for hundreds of years as a cleanser and even as a treatment for…

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By Somya Guglani, July 8, 2019
How Is The Single-Blade Razor Better Than The Multi-Blade Razor?

How Is The Single-Blade Razor Better Than The Multi-Blade Razor?

Whether you keep it completely clean or just trim your beard into shape, it’s one of those tasks that men have to tackle at least a few times a week. Especially when you throw in the inconvenient pitfalls of shaving, like nicks and cuts or your girlfriend borrowing your razor for herself, it’s only fair…

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By Somya Guglani, July 1, 2019
Why you should use a non-alcoholic Post-Shave Balm rather than an alcohol-based Aftershave?

Why you should use a non-alcoholic Post-Shave Balm rather than an alcohol-based Aftershave?

Alright, so there are two kinds of products when it comes to post-shave formulas- there are your alcohol-based formulas and then there are alcohol-free ones. All your moisturisers, balms, gels are alcohol-free while your lotions and aftershave-splashes are generally alcohol-based. We understand that it might feel like we’re nit-picking here, but believe us, the distinction…

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By Somya Guglani, June 14, 2019

The GIF Guide- How To Use & Apply Beard Oil The Right Way?

In an ideal world, all you would have to do to grow a great beard would be to stop shaving. Unfortunately, this is not an ideal world– unless you have the magical potion. In this world, you’d have to apply beard growth oil, and apply it effectively. ‘How do you apply’, we hear you cry….

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By Somya Guglani, May 21, 2019
5 Lifestyle Basics You Can’t Afford To Ignore To Make Your Beard Grow Faster

5 Lifestyle Basics You Can’t Afford To Ignore To Make Your Beard Grow Faster

We’re sure you’re desperately looking for that one magic potion that will make your beard grow out faster and overnight. Unfortunate for you and us both, a magic potion like that does not exist. However, the process of growing a beard can be made quicker if you take care of your lifestyle in addition to…

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By Somya Guglani, May 16, 2019
How to Grow a Beard- The Ultimate Guide

How to Grow a Beard- The Ultimate Guide

Growing facial hair is not a breeze, hence the underlying connotations of manliness. Simply put, we’re not all naturally gifted with beard-growing genes. So, you can stroke your follicles in front of the mirror, all you want, but without the right procedure and the right products, your dream for proudly sporting a well-groomed beard is…

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By Somya Guglani, May 10, 2019
Oily Skin? Here’s 5 oily skin remedies to help you through it #AtoZGroomingGuide

Oily Skin? Here’s 5 oily skin remedies to help you through it #AtoZGroomingGuide

Oily skin is what you’re born with so you can’t really get rid of it, but you can maintain it. It is the result of the overproduction of sebum from under the skin’s surface. Sebum is an oily substance made of fats. Before you jump to conclusions, Sebum isn’t all bad because it helps protect…

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By Somya Guglani, April 12, 2019
C is for Collagen- What is Collagen? #AtoZGroomingGuide

C is for Collagen- What is Collagen? #AtoZGroomingGuide

For centuries, Chinese women have viewed collagen as a Fountain of Youth, routinely consuming foods like donkey skin in hopes of smoothing withered skin and preserving aging joints. Collagen is the most abundant protein in mammals, making 25% to 35% of the whole-body protein content. Collagen helps give structure to our hair, skin, nails, bones,…

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By Joann Mathews, March 22, 2019
D for Dry Skin- What is Dry Skin? #AtoZGroomingGuide

D for Dry Skin- What is Dry Skin? #AtoZGroomingGuide

Putting in the simplest of words, dry skin happens when your skin runs out of moisture. If you have a dry skin type, it just means your skin is lacking oil. Dry skin is a natural condition wherein your skin feels cracked, even itchy in some cases. It can happen for a number of reasons,…

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By Somya Guglani, March 22, 2019
6 Best Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas For Men

6 Best Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas For Men

Love is a very special, very personal feeling. What better day than Valentine’s Day to celebrate this feeling, by showering gifts on your loved one(s). You don’t want to wait till the last minute for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift idea for your significant other. A personalised gift is there perfect way to express your…

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By Rajat Mall, January 22, 2019
What beard style would suit your face? Celebrity Edition

What beard style would suit your face? Celebrity Edition

Some people like chocolate, some like vanilla and some even like chocolate on top of vanilla. And then there are some who would go for a banana. From your favourite dessert to how to you like to style your facial hair, everybody likes options. However, narrowing them down to suit your taste and your personality…

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By Rajat Mall, January 5, 2019
Why does tanning make your skin darker? ft. Melanin and UV #AtoZGroomingGuide

Why does tanning make your skin darker? ft. Melanin and UV #AtoZGroomingGuide

Sometimes in life, nothing is more relaxing than soaking in some good old sun. Whether you’re lying down on the golden sands of Anjuna or its a January morning in Delhi and the sun’s rays are tearing apart that chilly fog( smog, lol). It does feel good, doesn’t it? Before we dig in about skin…

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By Rajat Mall, November 20, 2018
K for Keratin- A complete guide to Keratin treatment #AtoZGroomingGuide

K for Keratin- A complete guide to Keratin treatment #AtoZGroomingGuide

Keratin, essentially, is a protein. It is one of the major components in skin, and hair. So, it’s naturally one of the most important nutrients you need. It is also the reason your hair stay straight and shiny. Over the years, the keratin content in your hair depletes substantially, famously due to diet and lifestyle…

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By Somya Guglani, November 19, 2018
J is for Jojoba- Why is it important? #AtoZGroomingGuide

J is for Jojoba- Why is it important? #AtoZGroomingGuide

For all you confused folks out there, it’s pronounced ho-ho-ba. Now that we’ve got that cleared, Jojoba oil is the essential fluid that is extracted from the seed of the Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) plant, native to Southwestern North America. Funny thing, Jojoba oil, despite its name, is actually a liquid (almost) plant wax but we’ll…

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By Somya Guglani, November 15, 2018
I for Ingrown hair- Cause and Prevention #AtoZGroomingGuide

I for Ingrown hair- Cause and Prevention #AtoZGroomingGuide

Ingrown hair is a condition where hair curls back or grows sideways into the skin. The condition is most prevalent among people who have coarse or curly hair. It may or may not be accompanied by an infection of the hair follicle or “razor bumps” which vary in size. While ingrown hair most commonly appears…

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By Rajat Mall, November 15, 2018
Whiteheads & Blackheads- What are they, what causes them, and how you can treat them #AtoZGroomingGuide

Whiteheads & Blackheads- What are they, what causes them, and how you can treat them #AtoZGroomingGuide

Blackheads are blocked hair follicles (pores) on your skin that are clogged due to dead skin cells and excess oil. These pores are generally referred to as blackheads because the exterior seems dark or just a horrid black. Blackheads are a form of acne, the mild kind. They usually form on the face, but they’re…

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By Somya Guglani, November 13, 2018
A for Acne and how you can get rid of it #AtoZGroomingGuide

A for Acne and how you can get rid of it #AtoZGroomingGuide

Acne/Zit knows no bounds when it comes to age, but it can be treated. So, despite your age, if you magically wake up with a face full of pimples one day, don’t let it get you down.  The good news, however, is that despite your age, the right skin care product can help tone down…

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By Somya Guglani, November 13, 2018
Men’s Grooming Tips for the Wedding Season

Men’s Grooming Tips for the Wedding Season

The Wedding season is upon us and your Instagram feed is waiting for that perfect wedding selfie. While women are kicking it up a notch with their arsenal of concealers, bronzers, highlighters and mascaras, we men might spend an extra minute in the shower to clean behind our ears. Now, it’s easy to feel bemused by…

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By Rajat Mall, November 1, 2018
G for Growth: 5 Things You Need To Know Before You Begin #AtoZGroomingGuide

G for Growth: 5 Things You Need To Know Before You Begin #AtoZGroomingGuide

Movember is sweeping the nation. Here is quick guide to help you understand the basics of this global campaign.

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By Joann Mathews, May 1, 2018
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Perfecting the shaving experience

Perfecting the shaving experience

You spoke. We heard you. Introducing the Razor Sheath.

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By Joann Mathews, April 4, 2018
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E(x)foliation: The unsung hero of your skin care routine

E(x)foliation: The unsung hero of your skin care routine

A quick beginner’s guide to men’s exfoliation and why it is an essential part of your grooming routine.

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By Joann Mathews, September 19, 2017
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Are Single blade razors better than Multi blade razors?

Are Single blade razors better than Multi blade razors?

In the cut-throat world of men’s grooming, the shavers’ shelf space is full of multi blade razors. But are you really getting the best razor for your buck?

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By Joann Mathews, September 13, 2017

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