Men's Mental Health: The Importance of Caring for Your Mind

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Men's Mental Health: The Importance of Caring for Your Mind

Mental health is a crucial aspect of overall health and wellness, yet it's often a topic that men tend to avoid discussing. In fact, many men view mental health struggles as a sign of weakness and may be reluctant to seek help. But the reality is that mental health affects everyone, regardless of gender, age, or background. In this article, we'll explore some of the common mental health issues affecting men and offer tips on how to care for your mental health. The Importance of Men's Mental Health Mental health issues can impact every aspect of a man's life, from...

Combatting Beard and Hair Loss: How to Gain Confidence

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Combatting Beard and Hair Loss: How to Gain Confidence

Men cope with body image concerns that often go unnoticed in comparison to women. Self compassion and holistic understanding towards yourself can make the difference when it comes to taking care of your beard and hair. Here are some tips to gain confidence in knowing you look amazing!   Understanding Your Hair Loss A common type of hair loss is medically identified as male pattern baldness, which is associated with factors such as genetics and hormone levels of dihydrotestosterone (DHT) in a person. Other forms of hair loss or thinning for men can be connected to stress, nutrition, or specific health conditions....

How To: Valentine's Day Grooming Prep

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How To: Valentine's Day Grooming Prep

Valentine’s Day is a great time to jumpstart your grooming game, and we’ve got the basics covered for how to make you irresistible to your mate. You may know us for our best-selling beard oils, but our shop runs the gamut on top-shelf beauty... ahem... grooming products for men. Here’s the rundown on what you need to get handsome AND spend some self-care time with the S.O. Our Sweetheart line is scented with balsam, vetiver and cinnamon for a woodsy, sensual scent. The perfect scent for impromptu cuddle sessions. Got a face? Do the works: Trim, Tidy, and Soften Got a...

Next Steps: A Little Less Plastic

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Next Steps: A Little Less Plastic

Did you know the United States produces approximately 35 million tons of plastic per year, and only about eight percent of it is recycled? The Impacts of Plastic Waste The impacts of plastic waste are widespread to some of the most remote places on the planet. In fact, scientists have found plastic debris in the digestive tracts of over 86% of sea turtle species. As the amount of plastic waste and debris on the planet rises, we, at The Mod Cabin, want to do everything we can to reduce the plastic products we use and discard. Addressing The Plastic Waste...

Which is better? Beard balm or beard oil?

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Which is better? Beard balm or beard oil?
Beard balm or beard oil? That is possibly the most frequent question we get asked at The Mod Cabin. Some people say they are one and the same. This simply is not true. We'll talk about the differences and how to use them.

Can beard oil make your beard grow faster?

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Can beard oil make your beard grow faster?
Can beard oil help your beard grow faster? One of our most frequently asked questions is, can beard oil help with beard growth?
The answer is yes.. just not in the way you might think.

How to Handlebar Moustache by The Mod Cabin

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How to Handlebar Moustache by The Mod Cabin

  Among the myriad of moustache styles one stands out: The Handlebar, and for good reason. The Handlebar is not just a moustache, The Handlebar is a way of life. Fortunately creating a handlebar moustache is easy-peasy! Just follow The Mod Cabin's simple and easy steps and you'll be rocking your best Handlebar in no time. (And by no time we mean about 6 to 12 weeks.) Primero First things first; wash your face! Keeping the area around your moustache cleansed, exfoliated and moisturized is the difference between looking like the inner-Handlebar wearing cool guy that you know you are,...

Can your diet impact your beard growth?

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Can your diet impact your beard growth?

What if we told you there was a magical food that both tasted amazing and would make your beard grow super thick and long? If you ate it people would comment on your beard everywhere you went and beard modeling contract offers would fill your inbox. Well, unfortunately, we haven’t found that food…yet. However, if you find it, please email us. Although a lot of hair and beard growth can depend on your age and the genetics your parents passed on to you at birth (long before you even considered growing an epic beard!), there are some changes you can...

Prepping: Homemade Fire Starters

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Prepping: Homemade Fire Starters

  The ability to light a fire in the woods or, if you lose power, in your home could be the difference between life and death. Stacking the odds in your favor can never hurt. A simple and inexpensive way to make excellent fire starters - begins with some items you, most likely, already have in your home. Supplies needed:- Cotton Rounds- 100% Petroleum Jelly- an empty Mod Cabin Beard Balm tin That’s it. Start by covering the cotton rounds with petroleum jelly.  I chose to put the petroleum jelly in a sandwich bag and then used the coated bag...

Beard Care for Black Men by The Mod Cabin

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Beard Care for Black Men by The Mod Cabin
Black men often email and ask us for tips on how to properly grow a beard, so we wanted to share those tips here. Because of the tightly coiled nature of black hair, which is due to the flat, ribbon like structure of the hair follicle, many black men deal with ingrown hairs when they shave. There are ways...

Date Night Prep – Mod Cabin Style

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Date Night Prep – Mod Cabin Style

With Valentine’s approaching we thought it would be helpful to talk about date night prep. We all know the success of a date starts with the connection between the two people sharing the date. And we all know there will be some factors out of your control on the date – the weather, the people nearby, an unexpected closure – whatever. However, the way you look and smell on date night is totally within your control. This is where we come in. This, my friend, is what we do. All day. Every day. Our number one goal is to make...

Securing the Perfect Gift

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Securing the Perfect Gift

People. Rushing. Waiting in Line. More People. More Rushing. More Waiting in Line. Picking out gifts. Ordering. Waiting. Checking the Tracking Number. More Waiting. I’m not sure about you, but I could do without the Black Friday madness and the “delayed shipment” notices. If you’re looking for an alternative to people, rushing, lines, and delayed shipping notifications - you’ve come to the right place. We ship the next business day. All year. Seriously. We’re committed to it. And shipping is free when you spend $40. Now that you know you can avoid lines, weak apologies for postponed shipping, and the...