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5 Ways to Prevent Razor Bumps Before and After Shaving

5 Ways to Prevent Razor Bumps Before and After Shaving

They're pesky, rude and irritating. Razor bumps are the worst. Lucky for you Frederick Benjamin has a few tips on how to prevent them both before and after shaving. Read your way to comfy skin.

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How often should you shampoo your hair?

How often should you shampoo your hair?

Cleaning your hair regularly is a good thing. The key is to allow your hair to recover naturally. Hair that usually hair a greasy feel is a result of the scalp producing excess sebum to combat dryness. Excess sebum results in oily, shiny buildup and even acne at the scalp level. That's why we recommend shampooing your hair no more than three times per week--and to always use conditioner after each shampoo session to replenish moisture. Find out why!

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What's the Difference Between Shave Cream, Foam and Gel?

What's the Difference Between Shave Cream, Foam and Gel?

If you want a better shave, it’s all about the razor glide. Decreasing friction between the blade(s) and your skin means less tugging, less irritation, and less hassle. But with so many options on the shelves, in the aisles and online, how do you know which one to choose? In this blog post, we’ll talk about the differences, benefits and drawbacks of shave cream, foam, and shave gel.

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How To Style Naturally Curly Hair

How To Style Naturally Curly Hair

Black men’s hair is already naturally curly and comes in many different types. However, the coils can sometimes be very tight. That means products have a harder time reaching to the root, resulting in dry, itchy scalp, flakes, and difficulty managing or styling the hair. But you don't have to add harsh chemicals to the mix to get looser-looking, hydrated curls. It starts with the right hair care regimen. And that's why we created our Natural Curls Kit at Frederick Benjamin. That way, guys with curly hair can have a great looking style without doing any permanent damage to their hair and scalp. Find out why it works!

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3 Reasons Why You Should Be Using Aloe for Your Skin Care Routine

3 Reasons Why You Should Be Using Aloe for Your Skin Care Routine

For guys, skincare is usually last on the to-do list. But we all know how important it is to make a good impression. So how do you get your skin on the right track? You should be using aloe. Learn why it's important to add to your skincare regimen in this post. 

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3 Lies You've Believed About Shaving And The Truth You Need to Know

3 Lies You've Believed About Shaving And The Truth You Need to Know

Want to look your best and avoid painful irritation from shaving? Avoid these 3 common shaving myths! And learn what you can do instead to get a bump-free shave in this blog post. 

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How to Solve the Retail Dilemma In Your Barbershop

How to Solve the Retail Dilemma In Your Barbershop

Struggling to successfully retail products in your salon or barbershop? Dean is back with a four-part formula to turn your retail program into a successful sales engine. This is a must-read for all barbers and groomers who want to add more profit to their business.

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