THE GROOMING GAME FOR THE GENTLEMAN HAS EXCELLED OVER THE YEARS. NOW IT’S EQUALLY AS IMPORTANT THAT A MAN MOISTURISES DAILY. HERE ARE SIX CREAMS SUITABLE FOR ALL SKIN TYPES:
THE BODY SHOP
MACA ROOT ENERGETIC FACE PROTECTOR
AVAILABLE FROM: THE BODY SHOP – £10
One can always trust The Body Shop to produce something simple, yet so great for the skin (the shining reviews speak for themselves). This bestseller can be used daily; put on post-shave and get on with your day. This a face-protector for all seasons; preventing harsh winter winds from cracking the skin and with SPF 15 for sun security. It’s non oily-based formula hydrates the face and absorbs with ease. If you’re new to the moisturising world, then this Maca Root product is the one for you.
NO. 89 FACIAL MOISTURISER
AVAILABLE FROM: FLORIS – £35
Floris, being the oldest fragrance and toiletries retailer in Britain, is a brand that a gentleman needs in the bathroom. You can have confidence in that the caliber of quality of oils and fragrances put in their products are undeniably some of the finest in the UK. This cream is ideal for applying morning or evening. With its lightweight formula and blend of blackcurrant and borage, your skin will be enriched and refreshed.
SKIN CREAM 01
AVAILABLE FROM: DR JACKSON’S – £40
Dr Jackson creates niche cosmetics formulated from natural sources in an environmental-friendly manner. His signature formula from twenty years of research is used in this day cream, which encourages elasticity and tightens the skin. Rich fatty acids have been blended to battle with blemishes which make this superior to others in competition for skin-healing. This is an ideal product to use on a daily basis, as it combines the features of an anti-ageing cream into a smoothing moisturiser.
NO. 33 ANTI-AGEING MOISTURISER
AVAILABLE FROM: HARVEY NICHOLS – £38
Battling the impending doom of age seems daunting. Not when you have this little number. Penhaligon’s and their secret mix of herbs present this light cream which results in fewer of those wretched wrinkles. This is a treasure to take with you on a weekend away, or simply apply after a tiring day. Its blend of moisturiser will make sure you feel revitalised.
AVAILABLE FROM: GENTLEMEN’S TONIC – £26
The Gentlemen’s Tonic host a range of products that are premium of the grooming world. This is another simple product that doesn’t claim to be anything it’s not. It’s a prestigious pampering cream, that combines the best of the Earth’s elements into a gentle moisturiser. So for for enriched, smooth skin, make sure you stock up for winter.
SCARAMOUCHE AND FANDANGO
AVAILABLE FROM: SCARAMOUCHE AND FANDANGO – £10
If you are religiously on-the-go or constantly on the commute bandwagon, then slip this concoction in your pocket. S&F is a new brand to the British grooming world, priding itself on high-quality products that are travel friendly. The hydrator contains all usual properties of a moisturiser, yet it invigorates the skin whilst fighting the harsh winter winds.This a general good all-rounder if you need to pack light.