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Just 30 excellent Father's Day skincare products for the beauty-averse men in your life.

Father’s Day is almost here and if we were the betting kind, we’d put money on you not having organised a gift yet.

No judgement. In fact, it’s actually a great thing because we’ve got it all sorted for you.

You see, just like us, men have faces that need skincare. But if your partner, father, grandpa or friend isn’t so fond of an 11-step beauty routine or fancy bottles with fancy names, they might not be looking after their faces as well as they should.

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Well, we’re here to help.

We’ve rounded up 30 very excellent men’s skincare product and gift set recommendations from our You Beauty Facebook group you can buy for the beauty-averse men in your life.

Because, they’re worth it. But also because they need to stop pinching your precious beauty products.

Kiehl’s men’s range.

“My partner, brother and dad all swear by Kiehl’s after my mum and I got them onto it! The scents aren’t ‘too much’ and they find the regime super easy to follow.” – Demi.

Kiehl’s Midnight Recovery Concentrate, $68.

Kiehl's Midnight Recovery Concentrate
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Kiehl's Facial Fuel Energising Moisture Treatment for Men, $40.

Kiehl's Facial Fuel Energising Moisture Treatment for Men
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Kiehl's Facial Fuel Energising Face Wash, $33.

Kiehl's Facial Fuel Energising Face Wash
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Kiehl's Men's Starter Pack, $95.

Kiehl's Men's Starter Pack
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Hunter Lab.

"All their products smell amazing and have very simple, easy applications, like the stick cleanser. My partner has been through two of their packs and loves it." - Hannah.

Hunter Lab Charcoal Cleansing Stick, $44.

Hunter Lab Charcoal Stick
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Hunter Lab Daily Face Fuel, $54.

Hunter Lab Daily Face Fuel
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Hunter Lab World’s Greatest Dad Kit, $89.

Hunter Lab World’s Greatest Dad Kit
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Sukin.

"I opted for Sukin for my partner as the range is easy to understand, fits in with his values (he's an ethical consumer and likes Australian products, especially when they've vegan), is budget friendly and he can replenish it himself when he goes grocery shopping." - Raushan.

Sukin For Men Facial Cleanser, $12.95.

Sukin For Men Facial Cleanser
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Sukin For Men Facial Scrub, $12.95.

Sukin For Men Facial Scrub
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Sukin For Men Shaving Gel, $10.95.

Sukin For Men Shaving Gel
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Sukin For Men Moisturiser, $12.95.

Sukin For Men Moisturiser
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Bro-To from Go-To Skincare.

"My hubby is loving the Go-To men’s range. I got it in a pack as a gift last Christmas and he's found it super easy to use. The product instructions are easy and hilarious, and the packaging is masculine." - Renee.

Bro-To The Lot Set For Male Skin, $117.

Bro-To The Lot Set For Male Skin
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The Ordinary.

"I've got my husband using a few products from The Ordinary. The packaging is so basic, but I just have to tell him what order they go in! - Despina.

The Ordinary Squalane Cleanser, $13.90.

The Ordinary Squalane Cleanser
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The Ordinary Natural Moisturizing Factors + HA, $9.80.

The Ordinary Natural Moisturizing Factors + HA
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The Ordinary Caffeine Solution, $12.70.

The Ordinary Caffeine Solution
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The Ordinary "Buffet" Serum, $24.90.

The Ordinary "Buffet" Serum
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Essano Man.

"For the past couple of months, I've been using Essano's sensitive face wash and daily moisturiser. Their Everyday Moisturiser is really lightweight, you never feel like you're glooping it on. If I apply it before I go to sleep, it sets quickly and I don't wake up with dry skin. It's fragrance-free, which at first is a bit weird because it does have a subtle smell I can only describe as… 'natural'. But I'm used to it now and would recommend this product to most guys I know. Essano's Sensitive Face Wash is also great – it's a green gel with aloe vera, so it's very soothing after a long day." - Adam.

Essano Man Sensitive Face Wash, $10.

Essano Man Sensitive Face Wash
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Essano Man SPF 15 Moisturiser, $12.

Essano Man Spf 15 Moisturiser
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Paula's Choice.

"Paula's Choice do have a men's range, but the BHA liquid is the only thing that gets rid of my dad's blackheads!" - Amy.

Paula's Choice 2% BHA Liquid Exfoliant, $38.

Paula's Choice 2% BHA Liquid Exfoliant
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Mario Badescu.

"I got my boyfriend the Mario Badescu shaving gift set which has made such a difference to his skin as he shaves a lot." - Giselle.

Mario Badescu The Regimen Kit, $46.

Mario Badescu The Regimen Kit
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Aesop.

"Aesop is always really nice for men. You want something they can feel makes a difference, but also feels a bit special." - Laura.

Aesop Moroccan Neroli Shaving Duet, $87.

Aesop Moroccan Neroli Shaving Duet
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Ultraceuticals.

"I got my husband an Ultraceuticals sunscreen. He won’t follow a proper regime (????) but manages to wear this... I figure if there’s one product that’s going to make a difference, it’s SPF!" - Jade.

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Ultraceuticals Skincare Go-To Normal/Oily, $75.

Ultraceuticals Skincare Go-To Normal/Oily

CeraVe.

"My husband uses CeraVe products and really rates them. So cheap and easy to get when you're running low." - Hannah.

CeraVe Foaming Cleanser, $19.99.

CeraVe Cleanser
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CeraVe Daily Moisturising Lotion, $19.99.

CeraVe Daily Moisturising Lotion
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Clinique For Men.

"Dad loves the 2 in 1 hydrator and beard conditioner. The Clinique men's packaging is also very non-offensive." - Sarah.

Clinique For Men Oil Control Face Wash, $30.

Clinique For Men Oil Control Face Wash
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Clinique For Men Protect SPF21, $48.

Clinique For Men Protect SPF21
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Clinique For Men Super Energizer AntiFatigue Eye Gel, $55.

Clinique For Men Super Energizer AntiFatigue Eye Gel
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Clinique For Men 2 In 1 Skin Hydrator Beard Conditioner, $45.

Clinique For Men 2 In 1 Skin Hydrator Beard Conditioner
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Lush.

"My hubby now uses Lush products because they’re really calming on the skin. They're cheap too!" - Cassandra.

Kalamazoo Beard and Facial Wash, $14.50.

Lush Kalamazoo
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Cosmetic Lad Moisturiser, $30.95.

Cosmetic Lad Moisturiser
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Do you have a great men's skincare suggestion we missed? Tell us in the comments!

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