AskMen Unveils the Best Men's Grooming Products

Who's the best in men's grooming? AskMen thinks it has the answer.
Who's the best in men's grooming? AskMen thinks it has the answer.

Who's best in men's grooming? AskMen has announced the winners of the first annual AskMen Grooming Awards, which "recognize and celebrate the most effective and popular products on the market."

One hundred products across 10 categories were evaluated by AskMen's expert panel comprising celebrity barber Thaddeus Jayaseelan, fragrance psychology expert Jason Nik, grooming editor Ahmed Zambarakji, and writers Jennifer Ryan Jones, Alex Bracetti, Adam Hurly and Charlotte Picotte Williams.

During a two-week voting phase, AskMen readers were asked to vote for their favorite products in order to crown the Readers' Choice winners.

"With the Grooming Awards, we've built a franchise geared towards helping men choose and purchase the best grooming products for them," said Ryan Johnson, general manager at AskMen. "We're proud of our influence and our ability to produce highly relevant content that helps millions of readers navigate this increasingly important product category."

The winners are:

Best Beard Oils

  • Readers' Choice: Beardbrand Tea Tree Beard Oil
  • Editor's Choice: Jack Black MP 10 Nourishing Oil

Best Beard Trimmers

  • Readers' Choice & the Editor's Choice: Wahl #3205 Stainless Steel Lithium Ion Trimmer

Best Body Washes

  • Readers' Choice & the Editor's Choice: Dove Men+ Extra Fresh Body and Face Wash

Best Colognes

  • Readers' Choice: Imaginary Authors Slow Explosions
  • Editor's Choice: Jean Paul Gaultier Le Male Popeye Eau Fraiche

Best Deodorants

  • Readers' Choice: Dove Men+ Care Extra Fresh
  • Editor's Choice: Baxter of California Citrus And Herbal Musk

Best Subscription Boxes

  • Readers' Choice: Birchbox Man
  • Editor's Choice: Harry's

Best Hair Styling Products

  • Readers' Choice: American Crew Boost Powder
  • Editor's Choice: Layrite Superhold Pomade

Best Moisturizers

  • Readers' Choice: Kiehl's Facial Fuel Energizing Moisture Treatment For Men
  • Editor's Choice: Aesop Mandarin Facial Hydrating Cream

Best Razors

  • Readers' Choice: The Art of Shaving Lexington Collection 5-Blade Power Razor
  • Editor's Choice: Merkur Futur Safety Razor

Best Shaving Creams

  • Readers' Choice: Cremo Original Astonishingly Superior Shave Cream
  • Editor's Choice: Truefitt & Hill 1805 Shaving Cream 
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