Thanks to antibacterial, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and antiviral properties, this all-in-one moisturizing ingredient is particularly useful for protecting and healing chapped skin.

Find it in: hand cream, lip balm, healing balm


This B vitamin may help stimulate hair growth when used in shampoo and conditioner or taken in supplement form.

Find it in: shampoo, conditioner, styling products, supplements

Citrus oil

 Lemon, lime, orange, and grapefruit oils are powerful astringent, antiseptic ingredients that fight bacteria—and the accompanying odor.  Plus, they’re stellar natural preservatives for body care that lend invigorating scents.

Find it in: deodorant, shaving products, aftershave

Ginseng. Commonly used as an energy-boosting supplement, this Chinese herb also proves man-worthy by countering hair loss. Find it in: shampoo, conditioner, styling products, supplements


A potent ingredient derived from peppermint and other mint oils, menthol cools worn-out muscles.

Find it in: muscle salve


An astringent, antibacterial shrub, sage quells odors and alleviates irritation from razor burn, cuts, and eczema.

Find it in: deodorant, shaving products

Vitamin E

This antiaging go-to nourishes any skin type and protects against free radical damage; it’s also a natural preservative.

Find it in: shaving products, aftershave, moisturizer, body wash, antiaging cream