Grooming

    Grooming Advice From a Beautiful Woman: Adrianne Palicki

    7th March 2013

     

    Ladies and gentlemen, Adrianne Palicki (Tyra for you FNL fans!) 

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    The other night, I attended a party thrown by Axe here in New York, launching the brand’s new skincare line. The grooming brand has done a lot in the past year or so to move beyond their bro-beginnings to offer solid, respectable-smelling products for the drugstore aisle shoppers, and this new line suggests they’re intent on continuing those efforts.

    I had the chance to speak with Friday Night Lights alum Adrianne Palicki, on hand for the event, about what she looks for in a guy’s grooming habits. Because, hey, I can’t be the only girl you get advice from, right?

     

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    {Von gets a shave}

    On why guys should take care of their skin:

    “You don’t understand why guys can’t do it – at least do it for us. How many times do you get chafing [from a guy’s beard]? You don’t even have to get rid of the scruff, just make it softer.”

    On her last boyfriend upping her face wash game:

    “My last boyfriend was actually much better about his skincare regimen than I was. He’d say, ‘I can’t believe you look as nice as you do when you use whatever’s around. You can’t just use face soap’.”

    (…At which point we devolved into a conversation of the best eye makeup removers, which I won’t bog you down with…)

    On why there’s no excuse for not smelling good:

    “It’s so simple. You smell good, and that means we want to jump on you. And that’s important too. That’s what guys should be thinking about when they’re thinking about face care products.”

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    And of course, I couldn’t let her get away without asking the most important question of all:

    What do you think (FNL character) Tim Riggins’s skincare routine would be?

    “Well I can say, I know firsthand – it’s absolutely nothing! Seriously, that kid got so into the character, he wouldn’t even wash his hair. But he could look good with a trash bag on. He’s very pretty.”

     

    Guhh, I love her so much you guys. I mean, be honest, Tyra always seemed like she’d be way more fun to hang out with than Lila Garrity right? Really, Buddy’s clearly the superior Garrity. I even liked Buddy Jr. He seemed like he knew how to have a good time.

    My point is: now I want to see Taylor Kitsch in a trash bag.

     Tell me: What’s your skincare routine? Does it need an upgrade?