Proverb’s grooming tips

Friday, 22 June 2012

Proverb's grooming tipsIf you too want to look as good as a hip-hop artist, then follow Proverb’s tips. He may be a rapper but he’s also the man who made us rush home for Idols, and he still manages to take the time to care for his skin.

‘I have to take extra care of my face. I have pretty bad skin, so I use Johnson & Johnson in the morning to try to reduce oil and achieve an even skin tone,’ he says. But when it comes to treatments, he loves a good massage.

Proverb keeps his hairstyle fresh and in the family by letting his wife (sorry ladies) do the honours. ‘I love the attention to detail she pays while shaving my head.’

‘Nothing beats a healthy diet, plenty of water and enough rest,’ Proverb adds. ‘Find out which products work for your skin type. Try a few brands to see which give you the best results. I like to stick with a simple cleanser due to my sensitive skin. Guys are particularly sweaty and hairy, so it’s okay to Veet the pits and the, er, can I say pubes?’

This article originally appeared in GQ.

Image: DSTV

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Megan Kakora has helped launch the websites of, and been the online editor for, some of South Africa’s biggest glossy magazines. She believes in less-is-more, except when it comes to her collection of nail polish colours.
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  1. Angelisha

    Nothing beats a healthy diet, plenty of water and enough rest,’ Love this… Goes for men and women alike…

    6 years ago •

  1. Blazezn

    simple and straight to the point… nice

    6 years ago •

  1. Lady-T

    Impressive, may my hubby must get tips for him!! he looks like he uses age miracle products too!! That’s a compliment, no offence intended.

    6 years ago •

  1. Zu

    Nice and easy.. No fuss its like wash and wear hahah

    6 years ago •

  1. Charne

    Creat article. Now who says grooming is only for women!?

    6 years ago •

  1. Debsie

    Wish my husband will be like this. I give him creams and sunblock, but he dont use it. Problems his working in the sun everyday

    6 years ago •

  1. paulina

    Eish this guy looks great i have to admit, just a pity a lot of men are too damn lazy to do anything regarding their looks.

    6 years ago •

  1. gerrit

    Wish i had the discipline for this, he looks great i have to admit, maybe i should shed a few kilo’s for starters and then concentrate on my looks.

    6 years ago •

  1. julandism

    Go Proverb! Guys, take note. Grooming is very important!

    6 years ago •

  1. Rochelle Stewart

    Good to read guys “beauty” or should I rather say “handsome” routines!

    6 years ago •

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