When it comes to personal grooming I’m not a big “product” guy. I’ll pretty much use the soap we have, the shampoo that is already in the shower, and whatever toothpaste is on the counter. But lately I’ve been noticing that my hair has been getting out of control. Well, more out of control than normal. I am both blessed and cursed with a very thick head of hair thanks to my Irish ancestry. As such, whenever we get a bit of humidity (did I mention we live in Florida – the humidty capital of the world?) my hair begins to curl and puff up to a point that even a no-frills guy like me begins to feel a bit unkempt. What to do?
Someone suggested I might want to try an old school pomade to keep my hair a bit more under control. “Great,” I said. And then, “What’s pomade?” Simply put, pomade is essentially some wax blended with some grease. Its purpose is to keep the hair semi-wet and thus more under control. Sounds like what the (hair) doctor ordered. Let’s go buy some! Continue Reading →