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Personal Care

  • Hand sanitizers have grown to become an essential part of everyday living in the home, at school, in the workplace, and even when you’re taking care of shopping at the supermarket. Using these products can greatly reduce your odds of getting sick or spreading illness thanks to their ability to kill the germs and bacteria on hands at first contact. We’ve chosen the following best hand sanitizers because they quickly eliminate up to 99.9 percent of the germs and bacteria you come into contact with throughout the day. They’re all formulated with minimal to no alcohol content which prevent skin from over-drying and each one is gentle enough for use on even sensitive skin types.
    April 21, 2016
  •  When we think of mouthwash we think of using it to get fresh breath. But mouthwash is a also a great line of defense for your teeth, second only to your toothpaste. As part of your oral hygiene routine, mouthwash can strengthen your teeth, prevent tooth decay, and prevent gum disease.  There are many types of mouthwashes on the market that offer some or all of the above mentioned benefits.
    February 02, 2016
  • One of the least appealing things about the prospect of shaving is the possibility of developing razor bumps. Razor bumps hurt and they don’t look good, which can make you feel self conscious about your appearance. For those of you who almost can’t stomach the thought of picking up a razor because you know the possibility of developing razor bumps there is some hope. With the help of the right aftershave, you can make razor bumps and irritation a thing of the past. Based on things like price, effectiveness and availability we have put together a list of the best after shave products for eliminating razor bumps.
    February 02, 2016
  • Many people think that the only way to lighten skin is with hydroquinone, which is often used in combination with 2 percent salicylic acid. However, there are many skin lightening creams and gels to help reduce the appearance of sun damage, age spots, freckles, hyperpigmentation, acne scars and more that don’t utilize hydroquinone because some people feel that the long-term effects of this substance is still unknown. These five skin lightening products that don’t contain hydroquinone were chosen because they received high ratings from beauty and skin experts, and also contain natural ingredients for even more skin benefits like exfoliation, moisturization and protecting skin's elasticity. Also, the key to reducing future dark spots is to wear sunscreen on a daily basis.
    February 02, 2016
  • Face creams are generally going to be on the high end of the hydration spectrum. They contain emollients that help skin retain moisture plus oily skin can use these creams to obtain the perfect balance while keeping oil production in check. Aging skin and other skin types will find the perfect blend of ingredients that work to soften, protect and diminish fine lines and wrinkles. Men can also find the perfect formula designed with a man’s specific needs in mind. You may find that you only need to use a face cream certain times of year, especially when skin is prone to dryness. Regardless of what type skin you have, these lists are designed to help you find what works best for you.
    February 02, 2016
  • While regularly washing your face and applying skin moisturizers may be a regular routine for you, a facial mask is a great option for going above and beyond everyday skin care. An effective facial mask works hard to go deep into pores and remove unwanted impurities while also providing moisturizing ingredients to help nourish the skin and promote healthy cell growth. With habitual use, a facial mask can make all the difference in your skin’s appearance. Check out the Facial Mask Buyer’s Guide below for specific advice on what facial masks work best with your exact skin type.
    February 02, 2016
  • The convenience and price of bar soap make it an essential hygiene product for many individuals. However, with so many types to choose from, buying bar soap can become confusing. For example, there are bar soaps formulated to help treat skin issues, some for dryness, and others for sensitive skin. Using the right kind of bar soap on your skin may not seem very serious, but it can affect how fresh and comfortable you feel throughout the day. Whatever your needs and budget, there are quality bar soaps available to suit your preferences. You can also refer to our bar soap buyer's guide to help you determine which type is right for you.
    February 02, 2016
  • These anti-cellulite products are going to give you noticeable results in just a few short weeks, days, or even hours in some cases. Consistency is the key to getting the best results out of these products so keep using them even if you don't see results immediately as it may take a while for them to soak into skin and get down to business, especially if you have stubborn areas.  Use any of these anti-cellulite lotion options in combination with a healthy lifestyle, and you're guaranteed to look and feel amazing. These best anti-cellulite lotions were chosen due to the fact they contain ingredients that effectively reduce the fluid retention in the cells and will improve the tone of the skin to boot. They are made to target stubborn areas like your bottom, hips, and thighs while giving you smoother-looking skin with consistent use. Additionally, these products are all formulated to quickly absorb into the skin, eliminating worry over any thick leftover residue which could potentially ruin your clothing.
    February 02, 2016
  • Moisture is key when it comes to keeping your skin healthy, glowing and protected but different parts of your body need different types of moisturizing products. Your hands are one of the most important parts to moisturize because they are constantly exposed to harsh outdoor elements, chemicals, and wear from manual labor. Men and women both need to find the right hand cream that works for their lifestyle and skin type, from replenishing and repairing to exfoliating and protective.
    February 02, 2016
  • Body scrubs are perfect for renewing your skin while you take a shower. You can find sugar scrubs, coffee scrubs and scrubs that have a host of intoxicating and nourishing ingredients, but how do you know where to start? It’s a good idea to find a body scrub that fits your individual needs. If you have issues that you want to tackle with your skin then a body scrub is a good place to start. If you want something that cleanses and exfoliates dead skin cells as well, then most may be able to do that effectively. However, if you want a gentle scrub for sensitive skin or something that polishes your skin you’ll want to do your research to find the right body scrub that will fit your lifestyle. A list of the best body scrubs can help you make a decision that you’ll love when choosing the right body scrub.
    February 02, 2016
  • Protein supplements come in all shapes, sizes and price ranges. In fact, there are so many different types of protein supplements out there that making the right choice can be a painstakingly difficult task. Even if you weigh the pros and cons of each protein category to narrow down the selection, there are still a tremendous amount of options to wade through in order to find the right product to suit your needs. We know that protein is essential for building and maintaining lean muscle. We also know that it can be difficult for some trainees to get the proper amount of protein necessary for maximizing results from whole food sources alone, which makes supplementation a necessity. In this master list we’ve broken down the available proteins by category and picked the five best in each to make it easier for you to select a supplement that will work to help you get that much closer to your goals.
    February 01, 2016
  • A good razor is an essential tool for achieving a close shave. Shaving creams, gels, lotions, and number of blades are all a factor, but it's personal preference that matters most. The most common type of razor today is the disposable cartridge safety razor, which provides extra safety against cuts. Despite this, straight razors (also known as "cut-throat" razors) and single-blade safety razors remain extremely popular with experienced shavers. We've selected the best razors you can find on sale today, factoring in user comfort, shaving effectiveness, and overall value for the money.
    November 23, 2015
  • If you suffer from razor burn, hate shaving since it feels completely inconvenient, or consider think waxing is just too messy and painful, then you're the perfect candidate for an at-home hair removal system. These products use light to break down and remove hair by weakening strands at the root so they fall out completely and never grow back again. Before you get too excited, make sure you understand that some products are going to be more intense than others. Be sure to use the product on the body parts the manufacturer recommends to prevent damage to specific skin areas. For example, if the product doesn't specify it's for delicate face skin then obviously don't use it on the face; additionally, be sure to pay close attention to each devices skin tone requirements as well. These home laser  hair removal tools were chosen for their safety factor since they're designed to avoid damaging or burning the skin. They were also chosen because they will deliver salon quality results as they're all equipped with the latest and most effective light pulse technology. Time and patience is required on your part to get the most out these tools but the great news is all of these selections are completely pain-free and all have adjustable settings for specific types of hair removal.
    September 09, 2015
  • If you're tired of looking pale or simply want to hide some minor flaws, a bronzing spray may come in handy. Bronzing sprays are safe and inexpensive alternatives to tanning beds, and using these handy sprays is much smarter than potentially harmful sun tanning. Since tanning sprays are sometimes associated with horrid streaks and orange blotches, we’ve selected some of the best bronzing sprays which you can apply in confidence. The following bronzing sprays give your skin a natural-looking golden glow, consistent, provide even consistent coverage without streaking or blotching, as well each selection utilizing simple application methods with minimal mess.
    August 03, 2015
  • Every single person on the planet, including men, has skin. In the last year or so, there has been an explosion within the skin care industry. Corporate executives have discovered that Men's skin care is an undiscovered market. News Flash: Men do not want to wear their girlfriend's Lilly-of-The-Valley perfumed hand lotion! They do not want to be seen with anything feminine or girly. They want a product that is formulated for their specific needs. The following hand lotions are formulated especially for men. Although lotions are lighter than a cream, my selections worked just as well as many pricey body butters. They instantly penetrate the most damaged, calloused skin and get the job done. I based my criteria on absorbency, performance, and packaging. These products are sure to transform your man's lizard-like scales into soft, supple skin.
    July 30, 2015
  • Investing in a good face wash is the first step towards creating beautiful skin and maximizing your beauty potential. You should enjoy using your face wash since you’ll be using it at least once a day so consider its texture, smell, as well as ensuring the ingredients are suited for your skin type. Once your skin is freshly cleansed and properly balanced, you’ll be able to get the most of your make up and other beauty products. Searching for a face wash that works best for your skin type may be confusing when faced with so many options. Fortunately, our face wash buyer’s guide listed below will provide useful information to help you discover the perfect product for your face.
    April 22, 2015
  • Tanning enthusiasts often reach for tanning lotions to help enhance and accelerate the tanning process. Whether you prefer outdoor tanning or indoor tanning beds, these handy lotions can help you develop your tan faster while extending its lifespan. Many of these lotions can also nourish, rejuvenate, and protect your skin with the inclusion of vitamins, antioxidants, and natural extracts such as hemp seed or green tea. With so many tanning lotions available, it’s important to choose one suitable for your skin type and tanning needs. Refer to our buyer’s guide listed below to determine which of these products is ideal for you.
    April 17, 2015
  • Body wash is an important part of most people’s day. There are so many choices on the market, but it can be intimidating trying to figure out which one to choose. Some people have sensitive skin or are prone to acne, while others want something that moisturizes while it cleanses. Some people want the best price and others want a body wash that is just for them such as body wash for men or something more feminine for women. No matter what you decide to choose, you may find a list on the best body washes helpful in your search. Since every body wash will boast of what they can do for you, you can still find the perfect one that fits all of your needs by knowing a little more about it.
    March 19, 2015
  • Body lotions serve many purposes from moisturizing skin, alleviating skin conditions such as dryness, and aiding in relaxation. Unfortunately, with all the body lotions available, it's overwhelming choosing the right one for your needs and budget. Some body lotions are intended for sensitive or normal skin, while others help prevent signs of aging. Body lotions may also contain shimmer to help add radiance to skin. Choosing the right body lotion may not seem that serious, but it can affect how your skin feels throughout the day. Whatever your skin type or preferences, the perfect body lotion is waiting for you. Check out the buyer's guide to help determine which body lotion best suits your needs.
    March 19, 2015
  • Lotions can feel heavy on skin, take a while to absorb, and leave you feeling uncomfortable during hot weather. Body oils offer many of the same moisturizing benefits as lotions, yet feellighter and permeate skin faster. While there are many different body oils available to choose from, not all are created equal. Many contain filler ingredients which actually prevent oils from absorbing into the skin properly. Body oils derived from pure, natural ingredients hydrate and nourish skin while protecting you from environmental stressors, even helping downplay signs of aging. The following lists provides a starting point for finding the best body oil to suit your needs and we’ve also included a buyer’s guide below to aid your search.
    March 03, 2015
  • Nothing is sexier than soft, clean shaven skin but it is not always easy to achieve perfection. Far too often we end with nicks, razor rash or ingrown hair along the way (it happens to the best of us.) The best way to get the most out of your shave is to start with the right razor. Whether you choose disposables or regular razors, these options will give you smooth, lasting results.
    January 23, 2015
  • When it’s time for baby’s bath, not just any old soap will do. Choosing a mild formulation, which is gentle on baby’s delicate skin, is key. Baby bar soap is made especially for infants and won't strip or irritate their skin. Additionally, bar soap is typically less expensive than baby wash, and will frequently last longer as well. The following best baby soaps made this list based on their mild, natural ingredients, moisturizing formulas, and positive online parent reviews found on Amazon and manufacturer websites.
    January 23, 2015
  • Keeping the face soft and smooth can be difficult. It naturally picks up toxins, dirt, and debris while also harboring its own dead skin cells…yuck! Luckily, a good face peel can help solve this dilemma by literally peeling away unwanted dry skin and hidden dirt. The following five best face peels were chosen for their powerful exfoliating ingredients that go deep down to clean pores, as well as for their smoothing qualities that leave the complexion looking even and healthy. Additionally, all of these products are powerful enough to provide lasting results without irritating sensitive skin.
    January 07, 2015
  • Shaving cream is a necessity if you want to get the best results from your shave. Not only does it protect the skin as you shave and prevent rashes and breakouts, it adds moisture and keeps skin healthy and hydrated. Dry and sensitive skin types will love how moisturizing these formulas are, and will find some great products specifically for you. Normal skin will find these beneficial as well. All will enjoy the results of hydrated skin long after you have finished shaving.
    November 21, 2014
  • As mammals we have hair on our skin. As humans, there are places we where it grows that we just don’t want it. As for the bikini area, well that's a whole topic unto itself. From the Brazilian style to the landing strip, there are varying amounts of hair that we prefer in that area. So how do we rid ourselves of this unwanted hair. Well shaving is the most common option, but the hair typically grows back within a day. For longer lasting hair removal some people choose waxing or even laser hair removal. But the epilator has become one of the top choices for long lasting hair-free skin. Epilators work similar to waxing, where multiple hair strands are pulled from the root at one time.
    November 11, 2014
  • Shaving your bikini line, especially during swimsuit season, requires constant maintenance. Going to the salon for professional waxes is expensive and time-consuming. Luckily, there are several at-home waxing kits that promise up to eight weeks of smooth bikini lines. Trusted hair removal brands like Sally Hansen and Veet have been developing and improving at-home waxing kits for years, so you know they are safe and many are now “ouch-less.” These five at-home bikini wax kits were chosen because they have nourishing natural botanicals like chamomile and black walnut oil, and contain glyceryl rosinate, which makes the wax softer and more pliable, allowing it to stick to your hair rather than to your skin.
    November 04, 2014
  • While a tan can look healthy and gorgeous, not everyone wants to spend their time baking in the sun or visiting a salon. The sun’s harmful UV rays can damage your skin as well as cause skin cancer and salons are not only expensive but the UV rays are still harmful. With a self tanner you can ensure you have a gorgeous tan without taking any of the risks from exposure to harmful rays.
    October 29, 2014
  • As much as we all like to look our best, makeup needs to come off when you’re ready for bed. A makeup remover is the perfect solution in getting your skin fresh and clean without leaving any trace of makeup behind. It doesn’t matter if you have oily, combination, dry, sensitive or acne prone skin; there is a makeup remover that is right for you. There are many varieties of makeup removers but keep in mind that it’s best to find the one that fits your skin’s needs. The best one for you will not only remove the makeup with ease but it will be convenient to use, economical and good for your skin without irritating it or causing you any stress.
    October 29, 2014
  • Sunscreen is a must if you plan to be in the sun at all. Not only does the sun’s harmful UV rays cause premature aging and wrinkles, it can also cause skin cancer. With a high SPF sunscreen, you have more protection from these damaging rays and can still enjoy your time doing whatever it is you love to do.
    October 29, 2014
  • A good electric razor can help quickly take much of the fuss and muss out of the daily ritual of shaving. With the right electric razor, you won't have to worry about shave creams or gels, and you won't have to worry as much about painful and annoying nicks or cuts from blades that are going dull. The trick to making this the best possible upgrade lies in finding the right razor for you. You've got to factor in skin type, comfort, ease of use, and more to ensure that you end up with a better experience than you are leaving behind by moving to an electric razor. Based on factors like price, quality, versatility, and effectiveness, we've put together this list of the best electric razors on the market today.
    October 28, 2014