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30 Oct

Does Chocolate Cause Pimples?

Posted by Lee Jacobs on Monday, October 30, 2017

I love chocolate just as much as the next guy (or girl), but every time I have more than a few bites, I seem to get a few pimples around the chin area and on my forehead. With Halloween just around the corner (and the fact that I have been known to "steal" a Reese's Peanut Butter Cup or two from my kid's Halloween "loot"), I decided to do some investigative research on the age-old question of "does chocolate really cause acne?"After putting on my detective hat and setting out to find the answer to this question, I realized that this is a mystery that may be a bit more difficult to solve than originally anticipated.  Read More >

08 Aug

Whats The Latest Trend In Mens Skin Care

Posted by Lee Jacobs on Tuesday, August 08, 2017

One of the most common questions I hear every where I go is "what's new in men's skin care?" While kind of a vague question (as this could mean anything from the newest, most effective ingredients to what new products are available), the beauty of men's skin care is that it really doesn't matter "what's new" if you just want to do what is right for your skin ... as what's really important comes down to what I call "the basic five":  Read More >

24 May

The Two Reasons Most Men Dont Use Skincare

Posted by Lee Jacobs on Wednesday, May 24, 2017

After being in the men's skincare business for over ten years now, I'm often asked "Why don't more men take better care of their skin?' Without having to conduct scientific studies or poll 1000's of guys, the answer came to me instantly the first time I was asked. It all boils down to two very simple reasons... naivete and/or laziness.  Read More >

18 May

How I Deal With The Occassional Pimple

Posted by Lee Jacobs on Thursday, May 18, 2017

Yes, even at 53, I get the occasional zit. I guess in some ways it makes me feel young again and connects me with times gone by ... ah, the good old days! While it will usually pop (no pun intended) up at an inopportune time (like before a big meeting), is there ever a good time to get one??? While not the end of the world, I've found that the best way to deal with them is to not get them in the first place ...  but if I do, I find that the following simple routine works for me...   Read More >