Grooming

More and more men each year are jumping onto the grooming band wagon. Some people aren’t quite sure the meaning of the term “grooming”as it pertains to men. This is the literal definition…

To care for the appearance of;  to make neat and trim.

Really, the term to me, includes any and all  positive physical improvements made to a man by himself or by another! (ME)  There is zero shame in taking just a bit more time out of your day to improver upon your appearance. Neanderthals are really only attractive to other Neanderthals…or rugby players! So if you haven’t yet jumped onto the band wagon…here’s your chance.

My 5 Father’s Day Gift Ideas For The Man Who Has Everything…

My 5 Father’s Day Gift Ideas For The Man Who Has Everything…

   If every year, when Father’s Day is fast approaching, you find yourself  asking the age old question…What can I gift the man who has everything? This post is for you! By definition, this gentleman is able to go out and do or buy most anything at his leisure. While this is great for him…it’s(…)

Movember Is Right Around The Corner…

Movember Is Right Around The Corner…

www.groominglounge.com   It is fast approaching, that special time of the year…Movember! What, the heck, is Movember you ask? During the month of November, men around the world show support and raise awareness about testicular and prostate cancers, and men’s mental health issues. They do this by growing their facial hair out, into what are(…)

Men’s Grooming Expert Michelle Harvey’s Article In Focus Magazine on LA’s Newest Neighborhood Barbershop…Barber Lounge…

Men’s Grooming Expert Michelle Harvey’s Article In Focus Magazine on LA’s Newest Neighborhood Barbershop…Barber Lounge…

      In the late 1880’s to 1940’s…men used to visit their local barbershop weekly, sometimes even daily. Men would stop in for a haircut, a proper shave, and to generally hang out with the other men in the neighborhood. The barbershop was a place a man could go to really to just be(…)

Fun History On Beards And Facts On Shaving…

Fun History On Beards And Facts On Shaving…

Beards have definitely played a significant role in our worlds history. The presence or absence of a beard has been, and still is, an indication of a man’s religious, cultural, political, social, or sexual affiliations. The growth of facial hair for young men begins at puberty. It is one of the principal signals of maturity(…)

My Interview On AfterBuzz TV Spotlight On…My Bravo Show Tour Group…

My Interview On AfterBuzz TV Spotlight On…My Bravo Show Tour Group…

Fun, insightful, silly, and CANDID are just a few words that come to mind when describing my evening the other night at AfterBuzz TV and my interview with co-hosts Lindsey Miller and Christy Olson who both, by the way, have THE BEST HAIR! From the time I sat down to chat with these two beauties, until the the last minute(…)

My 6 Steps To The Perfect Shave…

My 6 Steps To The Perfect Shave…

www.lesleypedraza.com   There are so many reasons I love being a woman! I get to change my mind a lot, or if I find myself lost, I have no problem (ego) asking someone for directions. I’ll also, most likely, never have to worry about growing a pelt of hair on my back as I age.(…)

My 2016 Spirit Awards Red Carpet Grooming Tips…

Today was a perfect, warm, sunny southern California day! I started my day grooming a very handsome male model for a magazine shoot. I then came home and sat down with a glass of iced tea to watch the 2016 Film Independent Spirit Awards. The color that dominated the men’s fashion looks on the red(…)

My Ten Commandments Of Men’s Grooming…

My Ten Commandments Of Men’s Grooming…

www.socialmediatoday.com Ok gentleman…this is a big one! These are my 10 Commandments of men’s grooming! I cannot honestly express enough to you how often I’m completely turned off by a guys lack of grooming. Worse yet, it doesn’t turn just me off. Most guys don’t get very far with many woman simply because of their(…)

My Top Grooming Tips & Products For Your Face…

My Top Grooming Tips & Products For Your Face…

  When I’m grooming an actor, model, or even a rock star for a shoot; I have somewhat of a routine that I use. Although every man is different, I start most of my clients in the very same way. I start by cleaning their skin using Dermalogica Precleanse Wipes. These biodegradable wipes cleanse the(…)

MenEssentials Shave2Raise Movember Event…

MenEssentials Shave2Raise Movember Event…

  I had the pleasure of working with an amazing company yesterday MenEssentials. This company is completely dedicated to all things MAN! Their site offers a huge selection of men’s products from over 100 different brands. These men’s products range from shaving, face, body, hair, fragrance, lifestyle, gifts, and more. Yesterdays event, sponsored by MenEssentials, was(…)