Steve King, is a Men’s Grooming Expert, broadcaster and journalist. He is a former editor of Men’s Health Magazine, as well as numerous women’s magazines. He was also the resident expert on Channel 4’s Richard & Judy Show and wrote fashion and grooming columns in both The Sunday Express and The Mail on Sunday.

He is the foster parent to three children, aged 11, six and two-years-old and is a true believer that women are not the only ones who need a helping hand in the “looking their best” department.

Steve is a grooming guru to be reckoned with and will stop at nothing to help turn the nation’s men into “Dishy Daddies!”

(Follow him on Twitter too – he now has more than 200,000 followers – check out why… TWITTER @findstevek)

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SEVEN Super Grooming Kits To Make Him Smile This Christmas

When it comes to buying presents for the special guy in your life you can’t get any better than a Grooming Kit. So, I’ve come up with a guide to the best on offer. Who says buying presents has to be stressful? Check out what I’ve recommended and grab yourself a treat for the fell in your life!

 

ELEMIS LEGENDS COLLECTIO, £25 – worth £39.50

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Contains – Deep Cleanse Facial Wash – 200ml & Ice-Cool Foaming Shaving Gel – 200ml

www.timetospa.co.uk

The best of both worlds from Elemis. This is the dream team of grooming goodies – offering not only a full sized Deep Cleanse Facial Wash, which is a fast-acting gel formula cleanser, and the ultimate daily facial cleansing solution for all skin types.

The potentities, decon blend of Oak Bark, Spearmint and Peppermint in a unique Milk Protein base helps to remove impurgest the skin and prevent ingrowing hairs.but an Ice-Cool Shave Gel as well which is scientifically formulated as a high performance shaving foam that smoothly moulds the face for a clean, close shave.

Chinese Date, English Oak and Witch Hazel help defend the skin against irritation and razor burn, whilst softening the facial hair to result in the easiest of shaves. The skin is left feeling smooth, softened and refreshed. In short – it’s a great buy, is in a great presentation box and you’ll be saving loads of cash!

 

VITAMAN TRAVEL PACK, £82

www.vitamangrooming.co.uk

When it comes to the guy on the go – you can’t get a better kit than this Vitaman Travel Pack. It contains everything a guy will need – at home, work or play!

A stylish black travel bag; containing all man’s essential travel companions. Throw in the razor, comb, toothbrush, toothpaste and that’s your daily grooming routine taken care of!

The perfect travelling companion and an ideal gift for that special man.
Face & Body Cleanser – Moisturising & Cleansing – Aloe Vera Gel, Witch Hazel, Lemon Myrtle Oil
Shave Gel – Clear and Protecting – Aloe Vera Gel, Tea Tree Extract, Eucalyptus Oil
After Shave Balm – Calming & Soothing – Aloe Vera Gel, Blue Cypress Oil, Allantoin
Face Moisturiser – Hydrating and Healing – Aloe Vera Gel, Grass Lilly, Vitamin A & E
Shampoo – Gentle & Cleansing – Aloe Vera Gel, Quandong Seed Oil, Citric Acid
Conditioner – Nourishing & Strengthening – Aloe Vera Gel ,Quandong Seed Oil, Peppermint Oil

 

LAB SERIES STARTER KIT, £16.50

www.labseries.co.uk

If the man in your life is a newbie to all things grooming, can I suggest you ease him in gently with this little number from Aramis Lab Series.

LAB Series Skincare for Men fits into an active lifestyle allowing you to work hard, play harder and look better.
Give it a go this Christmas with this clean-shave-treat Try It Kit containing,Multi-Action Face Wash 50ml, 3-In-1 Post Shave 15ml and Daily Moisture DefenseLotion 30ml.
These travel size products are also all suitable for hand luggage,a great stocking filler for Christmas.
A great buy with contents worth over £34(based on RRP). PS He won’t know how much it costs because the Value sticker is easily removable.

 

ELEMIS THE ADVENTURER, £39

www.timetospa.co.uk

For the Adventurer on your Christmas list, help them recharge tired skin and muscles with an easy 3 step programme to soothe and hydrate.

Includes: Deep Cleanse Facial Wash 200ml FULL SIZE

Aching Muscle Super Soak 125ml

Daily Moisture Boost 50ml FULL SIZE

Elemis Spa Home Body Performance range consists of power-packed, results-driven products ideal for men and women.

The Elemis Aching Muscle Super Soak is a deep-heat aromatherapeutic remedy is a powerful antidote to overworked, aching muscles, particularly after exercise. Energising and warming extracts of Birch, Juniper, Clove, Alpine Lavender, Wild Thyme and Blue Chamomile, combined with mineral-rich Sea Salt, ease tired muscles and recharge the body.

Elemis Daily Moisture Boost for men contains an exclusive blend of Green Tamanu Oil from the Tree of A Thousand Virtues native to Polynesia and Cactus Cerus Flower helps soothe shaved skin, achieving an overall improvement in skin condition. A trio of Citrus Oils decongests the skin, offering day-long free-radical moisturising protection. Skin compatible, plant based natamilks of Chestnut and Bamboo assist in restoring elasticity, suppleness and essential nutrients stripped away during shaving.

 

L’OCCITANE COLLECTION FOR MEN, £78.80

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Sophisticated and luxurious sums up this delightful grooming godsend!

The L’Occitan collection suits the modern gent who has style and panache – or needs some. The carefully crafted fragrance of distilled lavender blended with nutmeg, black pepper and smoked woods is redolent of the natural scents of Provence. This mega treat box includes:
• 100ml L’Occitane EDT
• 250ml L’Occitane Shower Gel
• 150ml L’Occitane Shaving Gel
• 150ml L’Occitane Soap
• 30ml L’Occitane After Shave Balm

It comes in a huge gift box that in itself oozes class! It’s just too good for words.

 

DERMALOGICA SHAVE ESSENTIALS GIFT SET, £15.50

www.dermalogica.co.uk

No one knows healthy skin better than Dermalogica – and they’re about to make your shaving problems history with this perfectly priced little kit. Customised to meet both skin care and beard growth needs, experience your healthiest skin ever with this simple, 3-step regimen from Dermalogica Shave.

It contains: Pre-shave guard 28.3g A beard softening shave prep for tough, coarse beards. Cooling formula ads an extra layer of defense during shaving to help minimise razor burn and bumps. Maximises beard softening without the high-alkaline ingredients that can aggravate and dry skin.

Soothing shave cream 74ml – Soothing formula helps drier, more sensitive skin conditions recover from damage while easing aggravation brought on by shaving. This ultra-lubricating cream delivers a super-close shave that won’t leave skin sore.

Post-shave balm 10ml – Super cooling treatment balm helps shorten post-shave recovery time. So much more than an after-shave, this multi-functional balm intensely moisturises while preventing ingrown hairs and bumps. Calming extracts help reduce post-shave discomfort, as a unique ingredient complex controls oily shine. Won’t leave skin feeling heavy or shiny. I reckon this is a winner foray guy out there and it’s a bargain!

 

DERMALOGICA AGE SMART KIT, £42.50

www.dermalogica.co.uk

The clues in the name really, but when it comes to looking your best and turning back the clock then get your fella the AGE Smart Starter Kit  which contains a full month’s regimen you can use every day for firmer, smoother, healthier skin. skin.

It’s aimed at the more Mature and prematurely-aging skin – but he won’t know and who knows you might end up with your very own George Clooney!
The kit contains: Skin Resurfacing Cleanser 30ml; Antioxidant HydraMist 30ml; MultiVitamin Power Recovery®Masque 15ml, MultiVitamin Power Firm 5ml; MAP-15 Regenerator®0.5g; Dynamic Skin Recovery SPF30 10ml; Renewal Lip Complex (sample).