2016 Grooming Gift Guide | 9 Grooming Gifts For Men

Men improve their grooming to for different reasons. All want to appeal to potential partners, but some also want to keep a more refined look. Others might be working at it to look younger or to stay looking young for as long as they can.

While there are those traditional tough guys out there that grumble at men taking care of their skin, hair or beard because it comes off to them as feminine, those guys will end up looking like a broken-in catcher’s mitt with eyes. The rest of us will take care of ourselves.

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This holiday gift guide focuses exclusively on the latest men’s grooming products, all intended at taking care of a man’s presentation above the neck. At one time or another, a man can make solid use out of any or all of these.

9 Grooming Gifts For Men:

The Regiment box by Schulz & Malley Trading Company, $65, is the perfect gift for the bearded bro in your life. The classic packaging delivers the brand's trademark face wash, bard lubricant, brushless shaving cream, and aftershave cream. 

Get that special someone a ManCave subscription and get 15% off each product and free shipping. Take your pick of the caffeine-infused shower products and woodsy smelling face applications,  select the quantity, and they'll deliver it to your door every two months. 

The "It's A Mess Ain't it Sheriff" bag by Triumph & Disaster, $69, makes for a great gift, as it comes packed with a trio of hair grooming necessaries: 100% natural, sulphate free Shampoo, silicone -free detangling Conditioner, and "Coltrane" hair clay. 

For the older gents: treat yourself, Pops, or friends to Kiehl's Age Defender Eye Repair, $30 , and Moisturizer, $40, to firm skin, minimize the appearance of lines and wrinkles, and just generally feel great. 

The Somersets Shaving Oils, starting at $15, offers a prime alternative to shaving cream for two reasons. First, its varieties can better lubricate a beard during shaving. Also, essential oils treat the skin before, during and after shaving.

BeardGuyz products are devoted to keeping beards softer and more supple, and the Beard Balm 25, $15, made with 25 active organic ingredients, does not disappoint. 

Bald can be beautiful, too. So, if you're going hairless, you need to shave that head correctly and safely. Already one of the top head shaver makers, HeadBlade stepped up its hame for 2016 with the Moto, $15, its latest design for smooth, carefree head shaves.

Focused exclusively on men's skin, the Taun Facial Repair Formula, $59, is an excellent, all purpose face cream for a guy to keep with him at home or on the road.

A convenient mail order service that hits the mark every time, Harry's offer quality razors, blades and shaving supplies that come direct to the house as you need them. Packages start at $15.