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  • A Guy’s Guide to Choosing the Right Showerhead

    A Guy’s Guide to Choosing the Right Showerhead

    The shower is a sacred space for most guys, which is why it’s important to invest in a quality showerhead.

  • Month in Review: January 2013

    Month in Review: January 2013

    We take a look back on month of fresh starts, new beginnings, and…90s boy band hairstyles.

  • The Birchbox Man Best of 2012 Playlist

    The Birchbox Man Best of 2012 Playlist

    From Gotye to “Gangnam Style”, 2012 had a dizzyingly diverse crop of chart-toppers. Here are some of our favorites of the year.

  • Video: The 3 Tie Knots Every Guy Needs to Know

    Video: The 3 Tie Knots Every Guy Needs to Know

    Whether it’s a dark and slim knit square bottom or a flashy and wide repp stripe, getting your tie game straight means executing the proper knot for your corresponding shirt collar.

  • How To: Tie a Pratt Knot

    How To: Tie a Pratt Knot

    Use this tutorial to tie a pratt knot, which is a classic "reverse side out" knot.

  • How To: Tie a Half-Windsor Knot

    How To: Tie a Half-Windsor Knot

    Use this tutorial to tie a half-windsor knot, which is a slightly larger triangular knot and perfect for a spread collar.

  • How To: Tie a Four-in-Hand Knot

    How To: Tie a Four-in-Hand Knot

    Use this tutorial to easily tie a four-in-hand knot, which will be your go-to knot for most occasions.

  • 4 Tips for Conquering Hat Hair

    4 Tips for Conquering Hat Hair

    Heed these tips from a professional stylist to avoid the static, flatness, and general disarray that results from cold-weather headwear.

  • Resolution: Make One Dish Perfectly

    Resolution: Make One Dish Perfectly

    Here the pro chef brother duo of Eli and Max Sussman share with us one perfect dish that even the most kitchen-unsavvy among us can master.

  • Advice from a Bearded Quartet: The Beatles

    Advice from a Bearded Quartet: The Beatles

    People have called them the greatest band of all time, and we’re not inclined to disagree. Here, we analyze the lyrical advice of the mop-topped—and bearded—quartet.

  • Great Grooming Moments in Film: Captain Hook

    Great Grooming Moments in Film: Captain Hook

    Here we examine the blundering Mr. Smee’s failed straight razor shave of Captain Hook in Disney’s Peter Pan (1953).

  • Stealth Skincare

    Stealth Skincare

    The last thing a guy wants is shimmery lip balm or moisturizer that results in a reflective forehead, so we’ve come up with the ultimate under-the-radar regimen.

  • The Modern Man’s Guide to Hair Gel

    The Modern Man’s Guide to Hair Gel

    Despite gel’s reputation as a goopy crisping agent for 90’s boy band bouffants, the proper hair gel can be used to achieve styles both cool and contemporary.

  • Why “Organic” Matters For Your Skin and Hair

    Why “Organic” Matters For Your Skin and Hair

    What does "organic" really mean and why should you buy it for your shower ledge? Here we answer some pressing questions about that little green label when it comes to grooming.

  • Resolution: Get Organized

    Resolution: Get Organized

    You probably don’t belong on an episode of Hoarders, but there’s a good chance your life could use a little more organization. Here are some tips to help you achieve a decidedly decluttered space.

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