For many men, finding a barber is a challenge, but this question has puzzled me for a while – what is the true difference between a barber and a hair stylist? If you want the dictionary definition, a barber is someone who is trained in shorter haircuts, and their training is geared almost exclusively towards men whereas a stylist is better for trends, is more knowledgeable about longer haircuts and styles, and the services of a stylist a often more collaborative.
Choosing the best hair gel for men got a whole lot easier. Thanks to some expert reviews and product experience, Male Standard is here to help you make an informed decision that can help shape your hair with added curb appeal. Looking for the best hair gel means that your hair needs are met, and that you can gain the added confidence of knowing that your style will stay in shape all day.
Street style is just as iconic as the red carpet and is considered the birthplace of the hottest runway trends. We’re taking it to the streets to learn more about these iconic styles, where they come from, and to help learn how to recreate them at home. Join Male Standard […]
If you’re looking for the ultimate in summer hair survival, look no further than this guide to the best hair wax for men – where we uncover the top water-resistant products, which are ideal for men who sweat, swim, and surf – and who love to style on the go! […]
In your dad’s days, he likely had very few options when it came styling products. Either he used a thick, gloopy hair gel for a super slick look, or he went without. Today, thankfully, there are dozens of products to perfect any look you desire. However, all those choices can […]
It should come as little surprise that Thanksgiving is the biggest travel inducing holiday of the year; with more of us living further afield, making an effort to spend time with loved ones is both important and necessary. For many people, Thanksgiving means hopping in the car or on a […]
This fall, expect to see sleek men’s hairstyles remain on-trend thanks to the continuance of barbershop styles like the pompadour leading the runway. This sophisticated hairstyle is for sharp dressed men and is a reliable and classic look to pull out during the holiday season. Switch things up from day […]
No guy wants to lose his hair. Even Vin Diesel confessed that he only shaves his head because he started losing hair at an early age due to hereditary hair loss. The difference between you and Vin Diesel, aside from a few million dollars, is Vin understands how to turn […]
It takes more than a quality hair cut and luck to rock a good hair day, you need the right products. If the cut creates the foundation then products are the finishing touches that give you style and personality. Even a bad hair cut can be remedied with the right […]
Dandruff is a frustrating but common grooming problem most men will face at least once in their lives. If you notice white flakes on your shoulders, or when rubbing your hair, then you have the classic tell tale signs. What you might not know, however, is that dandruff can also […]