Ask a Barber: The 5 “Must-Have” Grooming Products for Men
Welcome to our new “Ask a Barber” series, laying down expert intel on SG readers’ most pressing grooming and skincare questions. Got one of your own? Let us know!
Robert McMillen, Head Barber at Blind Barber, is a second-generation barber from Youngstown, Ohio. Starting work in his father’s barbershop at the age of 17, he returned to the profession after graduating from Ohio State. McMillen’s classic cutting approach and expertise in grooming has earned him a loyal following at the NYC outpost.
A reader asks:
What are the top 5 “must-have” grooming products or tools for men?
“I feel that grooming and hygiene go hand in hand. These 5 must-haves will keep you handsome all year long.
The old battery powered spin brush and Crest just don’t cut it in a man’s bathroom. Ditch both and keep your smile sharp the good ole fashion way with a Swissco Tortoise Toothbrush and Marvis Toothpaste.
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Taylor Davies splits her time between NYC and Sun Valley. She loves writing about menswear, overpriced martinis in dimly lit hotel bars, and cross-country skiing. Not necessarily in that order.