Skincare for men is an essential part of maintaining overall health and appearance, and it doesn’t have to be complicated.

Here’s a practical guide for the modern Nigerian man to achieve healthy skin, considering the unique environmental and lifestyle factors in Nigeria.

Skincare Basics

Cleansing: cleanse with non-comedogenic cleanser twice daily (morning and night) to remove dirt, excess oil, and impurities.

Nivea Men Deep Cleaning Face Wash:

Ideal for oily skin, and helps control oil production.


Use an exfoliator 2-3 times a week to remove dead skin cells, prevent clogged pores, and smooth the skin. St. Ives Fresh Skin Apricot Scrub: it is gentle yet effective.

Touch Microdermabrasion Facial Scrub And Face Exfoliator… helps prepare the skin for a smooth shave.


Apply a moisturiser suitable for your skin type daily to keep skin hydrated and protect against environmental stressors.

Cetaphil Daily Hydrating Lotion: Lightweight and non-greasy is suitable for men.

Also, Neutrogena Hydro Boost Water Gel provides intense hydration without clogging pores.

Sun Protection:—Use broad-spectrum sunscreen (SPF 30 or higher) daily to prevent sun damage, hyperpigmentation, and ageing.

Some good products are La Roche-Posay Anthelios Melt-in Milk Sunscreen SPF 60, it has high protection and it is on-greasy.

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Use a sharp razor and shaving cream or gel designed for sensitive skin to prevent irritation and ingrown hairs.

Gillette Fusion ProGlide Razor: offers Smooth, close shave with minimal irritation.