All October 2013: Eureka Stories

  • Brand on the Rise: Smith & Chang

    Brand on the Rise: Smith & Chang

    Alex Chang, one half of the home and grooming line Smith + Chang, tells us about getting inspired in the Catskills and why guys should get on board with bath salts stat.

  • BB Man Test Drive: Tinted Moisturizer

    BB Man Test Drive: Tinted Moisturizer

    Are tinted moisturizers the next big thing in men’s grooming? To find out, Birchbox Man heads to the laboratory with six staffers and a bottle of Lab Series’ BB Tinted Moisturizer for some conclusive before-and-after shots.

  • Birchbox Goes Mobile

    Birchbox Goes Mobile

    After months of toil and (joyful) tears, we are proud to unveil the first ever Birchbox App for iPhone.

  • Birchbox Man Update: October 2013

    Birchbox Man Update: October 2013

    Check out our social media recap of October’s innovation-themed box for the best subscriber feedback (including all those “eureka” moments), announcements of our monthly prize winners, and a few extra tips and special offers.

  • 8 Ways to Hack Your Shave

    8 Ways to Hack Your Shave

    Despite what seem like rough odds, you can save money—and your face—at the same time.

  • Performance Wear Finally Goes to Work

    Performance Wear Finally Goes to Work

    Since Nike first introduced the NikeFit system in 1991, athletic performance wear has wicked, stabilized, and deodorized its way into nearly every guy’s closet. Good news: Now these benefits are coming to clothing you can wear to the office.

  • 7 Must-Download Apps to Streamline Your Daily Routine

    7 Must-Download Apps to Streamline Your Daily Routine

    You don’t need hundreds of apps to impose order on your life. Instead, we recommend a small, curated collection of tools. Here are some of our favorites.

  • A True Birchbox Man: Adam Kapaun

    A True Birchbox Man: Adam Kapaun

    From his Twitter feed to his wardrobe, this subscriber knows a thing or two about the nuts and bolts of style.

  • Bre Pettis X Birchbox Man

    Bre Pettis X Birchbox Man

    MakerBot CEO Bre Pettis talks tinkering, changing the world from your desktop—and his preference for an all-black wardrobe.

  • How To: Be an Industrious Napper

    How To: Be an Industrious Napper

    As sleep decreases, burnout increases. Put the kibosh on workplace drowsiness with a solid, well-timed power nap. Here’s how.

  • Engineering High-Performance Business Attire with Ministry of Supply

    Engineering High-Performance Business Attire with Ministry of Supply

    Ministry of Supply co-founder Aman Advani walks us through his performance professional line, from socks to slacks.

  • 10 Innovative Post-Workout Recovery Methods

    10 Innovative Post-Workout Recovery Methods

    You’ve just waged World War III at the gym. You should be feeling great. Instead, you feel like you got run over by a tank. Well, fear not Charles Atlas, there are ways to beat the post workout hurts.

  • 10 Things Every Guy Should Know About Antiaging

    10 Things Every Guy Should Know About Antiaging

    Adopting an proactive antiaging regimen may sound scary and expensive—Peels! Botox! Bee pollen facials!—but, happily, maintaining your dermis really isn’t all that hard or expensive. Here are ten easy things you can do to kick off your antiaging routine today.

  • How (and Why) to Build a Standing Desk

    How (and Why) to Build a Standing Desk

    Jefferson, Hemingway, Churchill—these wise men knew something that science has only recently confirmed: Standing at a desk is healthier than sitting at one. Luckily, you can upgrade your own desk to a standing one for about $25. Here’s how.

  • A GIF Guide to Hair Spray

    A GIF Guide to Hair Spray

    In this animated history we examine hairspray’s exhilarating highs, hilarious lows, and demonstrate proper technique for the modern man.