All October 2012 Stories

  • Three Myths about Aftershave

    Three Myths about Aftershave

    Find out the the difference between alcohol-laced formulas, today's balms and much more as our resident grooming guru Eric takes down three of the biggest aftershave whoppers.

  • Pillar of Good Grooming: Michelangelo’s David

    Pillar of Good Grooming: Michelangelo’s David

    While we can't all be 17 feet tall and cut from stone, we can draw on Michelangelo’s method in our grooming routine. Here we offer four steps to a more statuesque appearance.

  • Join the Birchbox Man Movember Team

    Join the Birchbox Man Movember Team

    Join the Birchbox Man Movember team and and help raise money and awareness for cancer research.

  • Birchbox Man X Movember

    Birchbox Man X Movember

    From full-bodied soup-sifter to pencil-thin twizzler, every Movember mustache is a success because every 'stache contributes to the fight against prostate and testicular cancer.

  • Your Complete Tough Mudder Dopp Kit

    Your Complete Tough Mudder Dopp Kit

    Prepping for the challenge? Here’s a quick primer on what you need to stay classy while trudging through the muck.

  • How To: Cut Your Shower Time in Half

    How To: Cut Your Shower Time in Half

    Reading the hundreds of pages in Moby Dick, training for a Tough Mudder challenge—these are just a couple of ways you can spend all the extra time you'll have once you start using these multitasking shower products.

  • The Ultimate Autumn Drink: The Great Pumpkin

    The Ultimate Autumn Drink: The Great Pumpkin

    Jim Meehan, Managing Partner of PDT, teaches Birchbox Man how to make the ultimate fall cocktail—The Great Pumpkin.

  • The Four Elements of the Perfect Shave

    The Four Elements of the Perfect Shave

    Shaving is all about care, preparation, and follow-through. Here we take a closer look at The Art of Shaving®'s four steps of the flawless shave.

  • Jamin Warren for Birchbox Man

    Jamin Warren for Birchbox Man

    The founder of Kill Screen discusses how video games inspire him, what grooming tips he inherited from his family, and the importance of shoes in tying an outfit together.

  • The Overserved Society Presents: The Manhattan

    The Overserved Society Presents: The Manhattan

    When the guys behind The Overserved Society can't find a cocktail recipe that satisfies, they start experimenting. This month, the Chicago team engineered the perfect Manhattan.

  • Moisturizers Worthy of History’s Greatest Polar Explorers

    Moisturizers Worthy of History’s Greatest Polar Explorers

    We stepped into the way back machine to profile Arctic and Antarctic adventurers who pioneered the harshest environments on the planet.

  • Mud Slinging: Why Wear a Mask?

    Mud Slinging: Why Wear a Mask?

    You should wear a mud mask to draw out toxins and impurities from clogged pores and re-hydrate your parched mug. Trust us.

  • Grooming Hat Trick: Clear Skin

    Grooming Hat Trick: Clear Skin

    Here are three essentials for your medicine cabinet to clear up your complexion and keep it clear.

  • The Reluctant Groomer Takes on Cologne

    The Reluctant Groomer Takes on Cologne

    While getting ready to go out for the evening, our Reluctant Groomer gets some much-needed advice on how to put on cologne the proper way.

  • Whiskey 4 Ways with Jim Meehan

    Whiskey 4 Ways with Jim Meehan

    Jim Meehan, Managing Partner of PDT in New York's East Village, talks glassware, chill, dilution, proof, and presentation when serving whiskey.

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