Today is National Men’s Grooming Day…and yes, there is such a thing.
PIX11’s Ojinika Obiekwe made the best of it by heading to the Bliss Spa on Lexington – and no, not to get groomed, but to meet up with RetailMeNot.com’s style correspondent Rebekah George who shared grooming trends the PIX11 men need to try out.
Here’s a list of the products/trends and where to find them:
SHAVING AND SKINCARE
Dollar Shave Club:
A subscription-based company that sends high quality razors and men’s grooming products to your door for a few bucks a month. Dollar Shave Club is currently up to 2 million members, and growing daily.
Price: $3 a month and up, Available at DollarShaveClub.com
Clarisonic Alpha Fit:
Introducing Alpha Fit – Clarisonic’s first device engineered specifically to clean men’s tougher skin. Patented sonic technology cleanses away oil, sweat and grime for healthier feeling, more energized skin — whether you’re ready for a smoother, closer shave or a beard that looks and feel its best. The device features two simple settings to energize men’s skin:
1. Clean-Shaven – daily cleansing for clean-shaven faces to prep skin for a closer, smoother shave
2. Bearded or Power Cleaning – to deep clean for a more comfortable beard or for more cleansing power post-workout
Price: $189, Available at Clarisonic.com
SkinCeuticals Metacell Renewal B3:
The latest breakthrough in SkinCeuticals’ advanced skincare portfolio, Metacell Renewal B3 is a comprehensive corrective treatment that addresses the early symptoms of photoaging. As the first statistically significant signs of aging appear, a once-pure complexion becomes compromised
Price: $110, Available at SkinCeuticals.com and physicians’ offices nationwide
Ralph Lauren Fragrances Polo Supreme Oud:
A hypnotic blend of precious spices, smoky oud and rich woods, Ralph Lauren presents its most luxurious World of Polo fragrance yet. Designed for the refined gentleman looking for an indelible, signature scent, Polo Supreme Oud is as discerning and selective as its wearer.
Price: $125.00 (125ML), Available at Bloomingdales, select Ralph Lauren boutiques, and RalphLauren.com
Ralph Lauren Fragrances Polo Red Intense:
Shift your masculine senses into overdrive with Ralph Lauren’s new and bold fragrance, POLO RED INTENSE. This powerful, masculine scent ensures a higher concentration of ingredients, building on the winning formula of POLO RED for a more robust and longer-lasting aroma.
Price: $86 (125ml), Available at RalphLauren.com
Kenneth Cole Mankind Ultimate:
MANKIND Ultimate by Kenneth Cole is the newest addition to the MANKIND fragrance collection. This limited edition scent continues to celebrate the evolution of the modern man – confident, connected and ready to take on today’s challenges.
Price: $74, Available at Macy's and Macy’s.com
REST & RELAXATION
Bliss Extreme Sports Massage at Bliss Spa:
When we think about spas, we tend to only think about the ladies, but bliss spa offers an extreme sports massage for men too. The ultimate muscle-relaxing rubdown, whether you are recovering from spin class or a snowboarding competition, is the best way to relax and recharge. This massage pinpoints your most painful parts with a parafango pack, deep tissue work with a spasm-soothing oil, and targeted tension taming with an instantly refreshing gel.
Price: $165 for 60min or $215 for 85min, Available at Bliss Spas nationwide
Anthony No Sweat Body Defense:
This unique cream formula turns into a lightweight, talc-free powder immediately upon application to keep your body dry and fresh. The cream to powder formula means the product stays localized, so forget about the mess on the floor, and the light, slightly citrus scent leaves you feeling and smelling fresh for hours.
Price: $20, Available at Anthony.com, Ulta.com and Amazon.com