Products That Every Guy Should Have On Hand

 

While many hair product choices very much depend upon your hair type and cut, there are certain issues every man faces, and with the proper arsenal of products always on hand, you can be prepared to have a good hair day, every day.

 

Keep reading to discover the four products no man should be without.

Gel

Why you need it: Functional and versatile, gel is available in a range of holds, from light to extreme. It creates wet looks that results in a shiny finish. Use it on damp hair, applying evenly to create a slicked-back look, a faux hawk, or a spiked look.

 

We recommend:

Sexy Hair Hard Up Gel

Pomade

Why you need it:
A combination of wax and oil, pomades provide light or high shine to create natural, wet looks. Functionally, it’s similar to gel but without the possibility of drying out and creating “crunchy” hair if you use too much. Simply apply a small amount to your palm, rub it between your hands and apply to damp or almost dry hair.

 

We recommend:

American Crew Pomade

Paste/Clay

Why you need it:
Pastes and clays help you achieve matte or dry looks. They add moveable hold and texture without the wet look of gels and pomades, perfect for messy hairstyles that last all day. This product works best on damp or almost dry hair.

 

We recommend:

American Crew Fiber

Hairspray

Why you need it:

Hairspray is not just for the ladies—many stylists agree that hairspray is the best way to finish any style. It adds some extra hold to your hairstyle, ensuring that it lasts all day long. Opt for a spray with flexible hold.

 

We recommend:

Redken Quick Dry 18

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