Friday, November 22, 2013
Shaving products contain special ingredients that can nourish man's skin skin and soften that crazy beard hair. There are countless items available for men, from shaving creams to razors, triple-milled soaps, soft shaving brushes, and gels, there are a ton of products to select from. Want to protect your face from razor burn? Maybe you're trying to keep your skin hydrated and reduce irritation? There are a multitude of products and each has its own benefits. Before you head out to the scary world of a mall or shopping center, it's important to determine your skin type and figure out what kinds of shaving products suit your needs.
Quality shaving creams allow a razor to cut hair with minimum irritation, leaving your skin smooth. These are some of the most popular shaving products for men. They come in different scents and flavors such as lavender, sandalwood, lemon, and vanilla. A good shaving cream will sterilize any cuts in the skin and open your pores. These products have a refreshing effect that most men love. Some offer extra protection from bumps and burns, which makes them ideal for sensitive skin. Others improve the skin’s natural regenerative process, alleviate skin dryness and protect against environmental factors. If you use a quality cream, your face will look healthy and smooth after shaving.
There are different types of shaving razors on the market, including straight razors, safety razors, cartridge razors, and electric shaving razors. Straight razors were very popular in the past. These products offer great results, but take too much time and maintenance. Safety razors offer a smooth shave without causing ingrown hairs and irritation. They have a permanent handle and a metal head that holds a replaceable razor blade. Most men prefer these products for their increased safety and ease of use.
Electric razors have gained a lot of popularity in the past few years. These products are ideal for trimming mustaches and beards. However, they often irritate the skin and cause inflammation. Many men complain about the price. You may also try cartridge razors, which are quite affordable and easy to use. These shaving razors have a replaceable cartridge with up to five stainless steel blades. It is recommended to replace the cartridge after four or five shaves.
After-shave lotions leave the skin smooth and supple. They also help reduce redness, tightness, and burning. Some of these products will keep your skin hydrated all day long while providing a soothing, cool sensation. The highest quality after-shave lotions contain vitamin E, magnesium, and antioxidants that nourish your skin and energize the whole face.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
We just received a question on our Facebook page from a reader who is 71 asking whether it is possible for him to get into shape at such a late age or whether he should just give up. The answer? It's never to late to get into shape, eat healthier, workout and build the body of your dreams. Take a look at this motivational before and after photo above. The gentleman in the photo is older and started off in pretty
Friday, July 19, 2013
Is soda bad for you? I'm still surprised to get this question so often when there has been so much research and news about the negative health affects of soda on our health over the past decade. As you can see from the image above, soda and other drinks can contain incredibly large amounts of sugar. Is sugar bad for you? The short answer is, consuming at one time in these large settings is. Sugar has
Thursday, July 18, 2013
Summary: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Observations: Muscles seemed fuller than with some other creatine
Negatives: Sour taste. I experienced a lot of gas
Would I recommend it? Ehhhhh maybe
So it's been a really long time since we've actually blogged about any bodybuilding supplements, but we've started branching out and exploring some new supplements lately so we thought we thought we may as well tell you guys about. A couple of months back I decided to try "Con Cret" which is a
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Today's gym motivation (aka "gymspiration") encourages you to make this one simple promise to yourself each day which is "Tomorrow I will lift harder than yesterday". Many people people have been going to the gym for years, trying to lose weight, burn fat and build muscle. They notice changes in the very beginning, but then they seem to plateau off and their physical appearance just seems to
Tuesday, July 16, 2013
Monday, July 15, 2013
So many people head to the gym day after day, week after week, spending countless hours on the weight floor and cardio equipment, doing everything right from a commitment perspective, but still find they just cannot put on the amount of muscle they would be satisfied with. One problem, is that they read muscle magazines and blogs and see images of bodybuilders and believe thats achievable. Unfortunately, unless you're doing this professionally like that are, and can spend half your day in the gym, you're just not going to get there. Another issue is steroid use. A lot of professional bodybuilders use them to build muscle, without disclosing it, making the everyday guy like you and me question why we can't get as big as they are. Well, with those two things aside, here are 5 reasons, or mistakes you might be making, thats stopping you from building more muscle: