Gentlemen of today cleanse, moisturise and tone more than ever. If you’re just entering this brave new world it can be a little daunting. Do not despair, Street Gentry is here to help; we’ve listed five brands that will help a Gent establish a regular and effective facial care regime.

AesopWith packaging that looks more medicinal than anything else, Aesop’s commitment to a high quality grooming range using only the finest ingredients, is unquestionable. The Australian brand has a wide range of facial care products to suit your skin concerns.

Our pick? Mandarin Facial Hydrating Cream – a lightweight moisturiser for daily use, with a calming citrus scent.

Mandarin Facial Hydrating Cream

KiehlsWith over 150 years experience in facial care, you can trust that you will only get the best from Kiehl’s. Founded in New York’s East Village, Kiehl’s now has stores worldwide with skincare experts who’ll help you find what suits your skin best.

Our pick? The Midnight Recovery Concentrate – replenishes the face overnight to leave the skin fresh and relaxed.

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A favourite of Winston Churchill, Penhaligon’s is another brand steeped in history. Known for its perfumery, Penhaligon’s has a solid grooming range fit for a Gent. After all, if it was good enough for Churchill it’s good enough for us.

Our pick? The Bayolea Soothing Gel – a calming post shave gel to prevent irritation, complimented with a gentlemanly scent.

Bayolea Soothing Gel


Neals Yard logoIf you like your facial care to be as natural as possible then Neal’s Yard is the brand for you. Using only organic ingredients, Neal’s Yard facial care is suitable for vegans.

Our pick? NYR Men Purifying Face Wash – refreshes and revitalises to rid the face of impurities.

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For a one stop shop with everything you need, Murdock London is the place to be. The barbers and grooming specialists have anything and everything a gentleman would desire, from shampoo’s to moustache wax.

Our pick? Beard Oil – softens and strengthens an often neglected area of the face.

Beard Oil