The men I spoke to, and asked to try out a few products for me, said they prefer packaging that is simple, clean and leaning towards neutral, rather than anything overtly masculine or “trying too hard”
Naturally... cosmetics for men
  • Beauty
  • November 21, 2015, 03:00

Over the past couple of months, I’ve spoken to male friends, colleagues and family members about skincare to find out what products men like and wh(...)

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