TODAY ONLY: Schick Hydro Launches #HydroRescue Contest for Chance to Win Trip to San Diego During Comic Con


Today only, @SchickHydro is taking to Twitter with the #HydroRescue contest – with the grand prize being a free trip with a friend to San Diego during Comic-Con! Runners up will also get their ideas designed by professional comic artists.

From 9am-9pm EST TODAY, guys are encouraged to tweet life’s irritations (getting stuck in traffic, having your phone battery die) with #HydroRescue and #Contest for a chance to win:

  • All-expense-paid trip to San Diego with a friend during Comic-Con
  • Meet & greet with actor Zachary Quinto (Star Trek, Heroes, American Horror Story)
  • VIP treatment at the Schick Hydro Super Shave Shop and Hydration Station at Entertainment Weekly’s Con-X fan festival at Comic-Con
  • Professional comic artist sketch of their submission, blown up into limited-edition posters given to fans throughout San Diego
  • Famed artists creating the fan-submitted Robot Razor scenarios are Livio Ramondelli (Transformers, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and Star Wars) and Ryan Odagawa (Marvel)

Old Spice Introduces Youland – The First Video Game Starring YOU And Your Friends


It’s called Old Spice ​​Youland​ , and it’s an original video game ​customized for every single person that plays it. By connecting to Facebook Connect, your face gets video game-ized​, making you the hero of ​three totally different games, each with their own mechanics and story lines, pretty much guarantee​ing​ that Old Spice Youland is the best game about you that’s ever been made. The game features new Hardest Working Collection and cameos from Terry Crews and Isaiah Mustafa.

And it doesn’t stop there…

Your friends become your allies and enemies. Even your location, age, interests, and workplace change aspect​s​ of the game to make it completely unique for you.

Here’s the trailer giving you a glimpse of what’s in store for you and your pixelated friends.​


Schick Hydro Launches Amazon Dash Button


Schick Hydro shavers now have a more convenient way to restock their favorite Schick blades with the new Amazon Dash Button for Schick Hydro, launching today.

The new Amazon Dash Button for Schick Hydro offers a variety of different cartridge refills and Hydro Sensitive Shave Gel to fit everyday shaving and skincare needs, including the new Schick Hydro 5 in regular and sensitive SKUs, Schick Hydro 3, Schick Quattro® for Men, and a variety of disposable razors to choose from, including Xtreme3® disposable razors.

What is the Amazon Dash Button?  It’s a Wi-Fi connected device that reorders your favorite product with the press of a button. Each Dash Button is paired with a product of your choice, which is selected during the set-up process. When you’re running low, simply press Dash Button—ensuring you never run out of your essentials again.

To learn more or to purchase an Amazon Dash Button for Schick Hydro, click here.


Product Review: Waxelene Petroleum Jelly Alternative


As a dude, do you know how bad petroleum jelly is for your skin? Of course not, why would you? You’re a dude. I had absolutely no idea, either.

The most egregious of all is that before it’s refined, petroleum jelly includes carcinogenic compounds. What’s a carcinogen? A substance capable of causing cancer in living tissue.

Carcinogens do not cause cancer in every case, all the time. But why are we so cavalier about using petroleum jelly if we know the potential exists?

Petroleum jelly was originally created for the purpose of coating the bottom of oil rigs in 1859. You heard right friend; it was literally made to help streamline vessels traveling in the ocean, not the vessel of your body.

Rather than actually healing your skin, it creates the illusion of moisturized, hydrated skin, by creating a barrier and sealing the skin so that moisture cannot leave. So really, it functions as a water-repellent while suffocating your pores.

Waxelene is the anti-petroleum jelly.


Launched in 2010, Waxelene all-natural and is created with only 4 ingredients – beeswax, organic soy oil, vitamin e oil and organic rosemary oil. The raw ingredients are obtained from certified organic, non-GMO suppliers. It can be used in all the ways that you would traditionally use petroleum jelly on your skin.

The first thing I noticed was the texture. It has a soft, rich, creamy texture that goes on clear and smooth via the jar or the tube. Once applied, it legitimately feels wholesome and healing. As a person with very dry skin, I only had to apply Waxelene once per use. It protects skin for hours and does not have the greasy texture of Vaseline.

It’s also equally effective as a lip balm. Rather than using petroleum jelly or Carmex and it’s harsh chemical mixture, Waxelene actively heals the skin.

It’s also so versatile, you can use it in over 100 ways. From everything to removing chewing gum to blocking ant holes check out this list of alternative uses.

The woman in your life will also dig the product. Used by celebrities Heidi Klum and Halle Berry, it’s a less harsh way to remove eye or face make-up that actually replenishes the skin, not just strips it down.

At best, petroleum jelly literally does nothing: It provides no nourishment and is a temporary solution to dry skin. At worst, the risks associated with carcinogens just aren’t worth it.

For more information, visit the Waxelene website.


Speed Stick And NASCAR Driver Cole Whitt Team Up Again In 2016


NASCAR driver Cole Whitt will pilot the Premium Motorsports No. 98 in the 2016 season with ongoing support from Speed Stick. We spent the weekend with Cole and the Speed Stick team at last year’s Talladega 500, and again at the Brickyard 500 in Indianapolis where Cole explained what a day in the life of a NASCAR driver is like.

“I’m really excited and grateful for the opportunity to go racing with Premium Motorsports and continue my relationship with Speed Stick,” Whitt said.

Speed Stick® is also on board to support Whitt this NASCAR season. “Cole Whitt continues to embody the traits that we champion at Speed Stick®,” said Bill Van de Graaf, Vice President and General Manager, U.S. Personal Care, Colgate-Palmolive.

“In the last two years, he has impressed fans, teammates and adversaries by continuously stepping up in high-pressure situations. Achieving dreams takes courage when it counts and the Speed Stick® brand is excited to be at Cole’s side as he reaches for new heights.”

Known for its line of high-performing antiperspirants and deodorants, Speed Stick® previously sponsored Cole during his rookie and sophomore years and connected with fans by documenting the driver’s first race at the Daytona 500 through a unique, online video series.


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