Style :: Grooming

African-American Hair: Tips for Everyday Care, Processing and Stylilng

By EDGE | Aug 13
Unique in appearance and structure, African-American hair is especially fragile and prone to injury and damage. Fortunately, there are a lot of things African-Americans can do to help minimize damage and keep their hair beautiful.

Ohio Amusement Park Sets Record for Applying Sunscreen

Aug 11
A southwestern Ohio amusement park says it has set another record in efforts to help in the fight against cancer. Kings Island in Mason says 2,148 people participating Saturday broke the record for the most people applying sunscreen at the same time.

Obsessions, by EDGE

By EDGE | Aug 8
Welcome to Obsessions, by EDGE: A feature where EDGE's editors share a few things they've be fawning over the past month. This month, editors share their love for FX's "The Strain," J-Pop star Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, the Kim Kardashian iPhone game and tacos.

FDA Warns That Tattoos Can Cause Infections

By Mary Clare Jalonick | Aug 7
Thinking about getting inked? Check the bottle first. The Food and Drug Administration is warning tattoo parlors, their customers and those buying at-home tattoo kits that not all tattoo ink is safe.

Men Who Moisturize

By Pier Angelo | Jul 31
The metrosexual, a straight man meticulous about his grooming and appearance - with David Beckham as its poster child - came first, followed by men coming out as bisexuals and more recently by the "Yummies" or Young Urban Males.

Lather Up: Choosing the Right Sunscreen for Your Age

By EDGE | Jul 25
Everyone knows that we need to protect our skin from the sun to prevent getting wrinkles and avoid getting skin cancer. But did you know that the type of sunscreen you should use is different depending on your age?

FDA Warns of Allergic Reactions with Acne Products

By Matthew Perrone | Jun 30
Federal health officials are warning consumers who use popular anti-acne treatments about rare but potentially deadly allergic reactions that can cause swelling of the face and difficulty breathing.

In this Monday, June 23, 2014 photo, sixteen-year-old Lucan Battison, left, with his lawyer, Jol Bates, arrives at the High Court in Wellington, New Zealand

NZ Schoolboy Wins Court Battle for Long Hair

By Nick Perry | Jun 29
A judge ruled Friday that a New Zealand schoolboy need not cut his hair before returning to class and that his Catholic high school had been wrong to suspend him for having long locks.

The "Brozilian" Keeps Things Smooth Below the Belt

By EDGE | Jun 24
For guys who like to keep things smooth below the belt, summer means grooming season. Stript Wax Bar (currently with eight locations throughout California) has just the solution: the "Brozilian."

The Well Groomed Man

By Diego Raviglione | Jun 21
You might recall a simpler time in life when you could get a cut and shave while reading a paper, or maybe you visited a barbershop with a father or grandfather as a young child. Barbering has made a tremendous resurgence in the past few years.