Marvelling at the Moustache

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The moustache is back!

Moustache. Mouthbrow. Crumb catcher. Flavour saver. Upper lipholstery. Whatever you call it, we can all agree that the moustache is back in style.

If you’re one of the gents still sporting yours from the 70s, congratulations, you’re leading the charge. But if you’re a recent member of the moustachioed masses – welcome to the brotherhood.

 Regardless of the age of your tash, it’s fair to assume that a refresher course in moustache maintenance and appreciation is always welcome, especially with Movember fast approaching.

 So with that in mind, consider this our hat-tip to top-lip topiary.

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A Gentleman’s Guide to Getting Ready

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How long do you spend getting ready to go out?

Think the lady in your life takes forever to get ready? You’re in for a shock because the latest research suggests she doesn’t spend as long on her grooming as you do. In fact, according to a survey by Travelodge, men now spend an average of 81 minutes preparing to face the day, compared to just 75 minutes for women.

Men are also likely to ‘borrow’ cosmetic products such as moisturiser, body butter and hair conditioner from their partner’s stash without asking.

Because you now spend so long pampering yourself before a night out on the town, here we’ve assembled a guide to help you get it right: The gentleman’s guide to getting ready.

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The modern man’s guide to hair removal

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Deep breath now, this won’t hurt a bit…

There are plenty of reasons why, as a modern man, you might want to remove your natural body fuzz.

For sportsmen, being sleek lessens chafe and can enhance performance, for desk jockeys being free of body hair can be more comfortable and hygienic. Or perhaps you simply like the look and feel of a smooth body.

Our guide to body hair removal for men gives you the info you need to be as smooth as you want to be.

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