All posts tagged: best men’s cleansers

Drop your anchor with Red Anchor

Red Anchor is another new men’s grooming launch (in an already crowded men’s grooming market) which focusses its attention on the beard. British born, the brand uses lots of cold pressed oils in its range and is making a mark for itself. It’s a compact collection of products ranging from shower gels to shave products, but no moisturisers or skincare at this stage, it’s all about cleansing and shaving. I tried out the Red Anchor Sandalwood Beard and Face Cleanser which combines Sandalwood Oil, Organic Argan, Black Seed oils and extracts of Flame tree and Seaweed. These are designed to remove impurities from the skin and boosts natural barriers to ward off dirt. With natural anti-inflammatory properties to soothe skin and cleanse, the warm, heady scent of Sandalwood helps relaxation, RRP £12.50 for 250 ml. Red Anchor It did what it promised and cleansed the face and beard. And beard cleansing is a routine that should be done each and every day. However, I preferred it just for the beard and reverted to my usual …

The Spa Man’s favourite: exfoliating cleansers

Cleansers come in all shapes and sizes and the men’s market has produced some excellent ones in the past year or so. They combine the benefits of a cleanser, usually with micro-exfoliation particles – giving you a gentle scrub and an effective cleanse too. Here are my favourites. Clarins Men Exfoliating Cleanser An award winning launch from Clarins Men, the 2 in 1 exfoliating cleanser is creamy, smooth and peppered with micro-beads to gently exfoliate the skin. It’s soap-free and helps reduce the drying effects of hard water on the skin. Refreshing and simple to use in the shower, this one deserves the accolades it’s been getting. 125ml – £21 www.clarins.co.uk Trilogy for Men Face Wash and Scrub Yes, it combines a face wash and a scrub, but it’s really an exfoliating cleanser. Creamy, soft and a great one to have in the shower. It doesn’t strip the skin of essential oils and leaves it feeling clean and smooth. Contains zinc, copper and magnesium to boost the skin. It’s natural and comes from New Zealand. …