Beardworx Beard Balm
This handmade beard balm is a specific mix of beeswax, coconut oil, shea butter, argan oil, jojoba oil and sweet almond oil. The combination of these ingredients helps to naturally stimulate growth, prevent premature ageing and wrinkling of skin, regulate the pH balance of the skin, improve skin elasticity and hold moisture in the skin and hair. R220. Shop at www.beardworx.co.za
Bare Naturals Clean Shave Soap
Good grooming is a constant process of self-care and pride, but conscious grooming makes the effort even more worthwhile. We have found some great local products that are not only environmentally friendly but also extra kind to your skin.
The castile base in this cleanser-cum-shave soap is a natural olive-based soap that has been used for centuries and is renowned for its purity, light lathering and gentle cleansing. It's amazing for men with sensitive skin.
This naturally mild formulation has been enhanced with the addition of African marula, coconut, avocado and therapeutic essential oils making it a multi-purpose cleanser and shave soap. It provides excellent razor glide without being sticky or greasy, giving you a closer shave and much less post-shave irritation. R160. Shop online at www.barenaturals.co.za
African Bliss Men’s Soap
This amazingly masculine dark chocolate-coloured soap has a warm, spicy scent of cinnamon, orange and the indigenous essential oil artemisia afra. It has the added benefit of containing unleached, natural beeswax, which makes it a hard, long-lasting bar. R34. Available at www.faithful-to-nature.co.za.
The Body Shop Activist Range
The products in this men's range by The Body Shop have a lasting warm and spicy scent. The shower gel comes in a squeezable tube, perfect for travel or the gym. The anti-perspirant deodorant is quick-drying and long-lasting for all-day freshness. Find your nearest store at www.thebodyshop.co.za
The Bearded Man Premium Shaving Oil
This 100% natural shaving oil is made with a premium organic blend of cold-pressed jojoba and argan oils and infused with eucalyptus and lavender essential oils. Designed to lubricate and protect the skin for an extra-close, smooth shave, it also helps prevent razor burn and ingrown hairs. It's good for all skin types and leaves skin feeling super-hydrated and refreshed. R180. Get it from www.thebeardedman.co.za.