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28 Grooming Products Your Boyfriend Needs Right Now

Help yourself by helping him.

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1. For guys who tend to get blemishes, Rugged & Dapper's Face Wash + Energizing Toner + Exfoliating Scrub in One is great:

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Rugged & Dapper's face wash is a good solution for daily cleansing because it leaves skin feeling fresher and soften than ever. It also has a delicious smell — so good, in fact, that one reviewer said she "wanted to do nothing but sniff [her man's] face all day long!"

Price: $21.95

2. For oily skin, check out Anthony Logistics' Deep-Pore Cleansing Clay:

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This one's a mask, so to ease him into trying it out, do one with him. This particular Anthony Logistic's Deep-Pore Cleansing Clay fixes acne, shrinks pores, and helps skin balance oil. It comes highly recommended because it's just that good.

Price: $23

3. Every guy should have a three-step regime: wash, tone, and moisturize. Make sure his skin stays soft and clean with Clinique for Men:

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This three-step treatment is ridiculously simple to use. It's made by Clinique so you can expect quality and results. This routine will keep your guy's skin feeling and looking good all the time.

Price: $56 (for all three)

4. Pay extra attention to that under-the-eye area with Kyoku's Eye Fuel.

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Kyoku Eye Fuel increases tightens and refreshes the under-eye area. It's packed with vitamins and a bunch of other essential ingredients so even when he feels tired, he'll never look it.

Price: ~$15

5. For guys who have less hair, try Dove's Men + Care Thickening Fortifying Shampoo:

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If your guy's hair is getting a little thin, grab him this thickening, fortifying shampoo from Dove. It's infused with caffeine and calcium to make hair look and feel fuller.

Price: $4

6. If your guy has dry hair or he deals with dandruff, you've gotta have him check this out:

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The best value and bang for your buck comes from the tried-and-true folks over at Head & Shoulders. This new formula mixed with Old Spice will clear up flakes and leave hair smelling amazing.

Price: ~$5

7. If he happens to have more coarse or curly hair, try Toweldry's Conditioning Shampoo:

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The reviews love Toweldry's conditioning shampoo. It's described as having a light scent and leaving hair feeling "soft and full."

Price: $14

8. If your guy has straight hair, encourage him to ditch the supermarket shampoo and try Philip Kingsley's Body Building Shampoo:

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This shampoo is perfect because it's meant to "add strength to fine, limp and flyaway hair."

Price: ~$26

9. Göt2b's volumizing styling powder is perfect for guys who don't like to shampoo much:

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Göt2b's volumizing styling powder comes highly recommended. It's great because "it kind of gives your hair a light feel, but it also gives it a nice, tussled look and stays in place without looking greasy."

Price: $6

10. For guys with thick hair, get Paul Mitchell's Tea Tree Wax:

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This styling wax is perfect for guys who find managing their hair difficult. It helps you "lock in style, with a strong matte finish and great smell."

Price: $7

11. To style straight hair, try American Crew's Forming Cream:

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BuzzFeed editorial fellow Pablo Valdivia swears by this stuff. He says it's great for guys with relatively straight hair and it can be used daily.

Price: ~$10

12. Tell him not to be scared of hairspray. Elnett Satin Extra Strong Hold Unscented Hairspray is a good choice:

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"I feel like a lot of guys are scared of it, but it can be more helpful than a lot of 'product,'" BuzzFeed editorial fellow Brice Sander says. "L'Oréal's Elnett Satin Extra Song Hold is nice because it can be brushed out pretty easily if you accidentally spray too much. Just make sure you get the unscented kind, or else you'll smell like your grandma."

Price: $15

13. If your guy's hair is starting to thin, don't worry — just tell him to use Blind Barber's 90 Proof Pomade:

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This awesome pomade from New York City bar and barbershop Blind Barber is great for guys with thin or thinning hair. It contains a natural thickening agent that gives you hold but also fights dandruff and greasiness. Birchbox Men says it "leaves your hair with a workable texture that’s easy to control."

Price: $18

14. Try a new kind of shaving cream with Lush's D'Fluff Strawberry Shaving Soap:

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First of all, Lush's D'Fluff shaving soap smells amazing. Besides the scent, it's packed with a bunch of ingredients to help get a close shave and it also leaves skin moisturized, preventing those pesky razor bumps.

Price: $9.95–$16.95 (depending on size)

15. For the manual-razor type, try Gillette's Mach3 Sensitive Power Razor:

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This manual razor is great because it's affordable, easy to use, and is perfect for all skin types, especially those of the sensitive variety. With three blades and a vibrating motor, the Mach3 Sensitive gives a great shave and its "Lubrastrip" adds aloe, making it that much smoother.

Price: $11.99

16. For the electric-razor type, the Philips Norelco SensoTouch 3D Electric Razor (Series 8000):

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This razor is ideal for guys that don't really have a huge problem with ingrown hairs. It makes getting a close shave easy whether you prefer wet or dry style. It's a little more pricey, but not having to buy disposable cartridges each week might be worththe tradeoff.

Price: ~$150

17. After the shave, use Tres Flores:

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This classic is cheap and leaves the face smelling of musky goodness. Tres Flores does a couple things at once, it cools, soothes, and invigorates. Just what a freshly shaved face needs. But don't think that this splash is limited to just your face, some guys even use it as a fragrance too.

Price: $3

18. Trimming is more optimal than shaving when it comes to body hair because razor bumps are much less likely. For optimal results see Gillette's Fusion Proglide Styler 3-In-1 Men's Body Groomer With Beard Trimmer:

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The Gillette Fusion ProGlide is great for shaving but also is a perfect trimmer for the chest, back, and delicate private areas. If the bushes are in need of some landscaping, use this to get things in order. Best of all, it's shower-safe, making clean-up that much easier.

Price: ~$20

19. Beards are totally in style now, but if it gets itchy or dry, try a beard wash:

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Beard Buddy has created an amazing wash specifically for the face. It's organic, vegan, and packed with a bunch of good stuff to keep beards squeaky-clean and ridiculously soft.

Price: $14–24 (depending on size)

20. And don't forget to moisturize with Anthony Logistics' Wake Up Call:

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Anthony's Wake Up Call moisturizer is great because it "hydrates, simulates, and refreshes" skin. It also helps reduce redness and puffiness caused by stress and fatigue.

Price: $38

21. For guys with sensitive skin:

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If you have sensitive skin, Dr. Bronner's Magic Castile Soap is exactly what you need. The bottle's huge, so it'll last forever. Add in the many scents and you've got your hands on a mild and refreshing body wash perfect for everybody. After using it you'll hop out of the shower (or bath) feeling squeaky clean.

Price: $18

22. Aphrodisiacs + organic ingredients = Get It On's body wash:

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Get It On's organic body wash is so simple, it has only eight ingredients. It's made with essential oils to keep skin moisturized and it's packed with "aphrodisiac sandalwood, ginger, and cedar, to help smell great and feel fresh.

Price: $20

23. Herbal Clear Sport actually smells amazing:

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Herbal Clear Sport is an organic stick deodorant described as, "an AMAZING wet deodorant. I know a deodorant from Whole Foods sounds granola and gross, but it has the most appealing, masculine scent to it, and it's 'natural.' My ex used to use or else I'd be wearing it right now and everyone in the office would be stopping to smell my pits."

Price: $6

Note: It's sold on Amazon too.

24. When it comes to deodorant, if you're looking for something besides the pharmacy sticks, try these:

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Baxter of California says its "aluminum-free, clean citrus, and herbal musk-scented" deodorant is a best seller. It can hold even the sweatiest of guys. Plus, it goes on clear and won't ruin clothes.

Price: $18

25. For "compliments whenever you go," dont walk — run to L'Instant de Guerlain Pour Homme Deodorant Stick:

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This fancy stick is a bit pricey, but everyone who's used it before swears by it. Definitely worth a try.

Price: $20

26. The perfect scent for all occasions, Yves Saint Laurent L’Homme:

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Fresh, magnetic, and sensual are a few words that describe YSL's classic L'Homme scent. It's great whether at work or headed out for a night on the town.

One reviewer described it as "one of those scents than once you put it on, you feel like you are Daniel Craig's James Bond."

Price: ~$50

27. Keeping the body moisturized is easy with Jack Black's Cool Moisture Body Lotion:

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Keeping skin hydrated is important. Some may think that skipping lotion is fine, but moisturizing loads skin with vitamins and even sunscreen to help skin stay firmer and softer for longer.

Price: $28

28. Keep lips chapped-free no matter what season it is — Hurraw Balm's Sun Protection with SPF 15 is vegan-approved and extra smooth:

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Hurraw's sun lip balm is 100% vegan and is packed with everything lips need to stay protected while they catch some rays. All of the balm's ingredients are cold-pressed, which helps leave nutrients and vitamins intact.

Price: $6

Did we miss a product that you can't live without? Let us know in the comments!

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