This Father’s Day, surprise the men in your life with beauty and grooming gifts that have been vetted by the experts in the field. CEW (Cosmetic Executive Women), a nonprofit professional organization with more than 8,000 executives in the beauty, cosmetics, fragrance and related industries, recently presented its annual Insiders’ Choice Beauty Awards, voted on by industry experts. The winner and runner-ups are sure to please your favorite dads!
THE WINNER IN THE MEN’S GROOMING CATEGORY:
Lab Series Skincare for Men Age Rescue+ Water-Charged Gel Cream plus Ginseng ($50), a super-hydrating anti-aging gel cream boosts firmness and collagen production, visibly diminishing lines and wrinkles and after continued use, increasing moisture levels for up to 48 hours.
THE FINALISTS IN THE MEN’S GROOMING CATEGORY:
Anthony Wake Up Call ($38) is nice first thing in the morning. It stimulates dull, tired-looking complexions due to ingredients like Menthol to invigorate, Green Tea to reduce puffiness and inflammation, Aqua Cacteen for long-lasting hydration and Caffeine to fight fatigue.
Dove Men+Care Aqua Impact Shampoo ($5) is a mass brand with the performance of a prestige product. Ideal for those wanting added moisture, it cleanses, refreshes and strengthens hair. It’s formulated with mineral-rich Bali Sea Salt to prevent hair loss and improve scalp health. It also contains Caffeine to stimulate hair growth.
Jack Black Deep Dive Glycolic Facial Cleanser ($20), suited for normal, combination, oily and sensitive skin will leave your man with brighter, clearer, firmer skin and help prevent ingrown hairs. Powerhouse ingredients include Glycolic Acid to effectively exfoliate, Volcanic Ash for antioxidant protection and moisture regulation, Kaolin Clay to control oil and Oatmeal to soothe. When skin needs extra help, it even doubles as a purifying mask when left to dry before rinsing.
Nivea Sensitive Shaving Cream ($5) can be used with a wet shaving brush to lather up or massaged directly on the skin. This extra gentle shaving cream contains ultra-soothing Chamomile and Witch Hazel extracts to prevent irritation and pamper skin, leaving it healthy and comfortable.
Vaseline® Men Spray Lotion Fast Absorbing ($8) is a quick fix to heal and hydrate dry skin. The innovative spray can makes it easy to reach those hard-to-reach areas and delivers an even, non-greasy, fast-absorbing coat.