On the deck, at the grill or even in the shower, stay cool all season
As the sun’s rays shine down, it’s not always easy to beat the heat, so we were inspired to gather up seven awesome products we believe will help you out even on the season’s warmest days.
Inside this summer’s Extraordinary Man #editorsbox, you’ll find a must-have as you step up to the grill, three grooming products that will no doubt bring out your best each morning, outdoor adventure tools that are both durable and functional, and even a power-packed snack that will keep you fully fueled.
Celebrate the sun and demonstrate some admirable style with these useful finds, all designed or made right here in Canada!
Here's a look inside our summer 2019 #editorsbox. Subscribe now so you don't miss out on the cool finds in seasons ahead...
1. RIVERSOL Two-step Restorative Treatment Pack, $19
Previously, we introduced you to the gel cleanser of Vancouver’s Riversol. This summer, we turn to their vegan-friendly, cruelty-free grooming products again to help improve sun- damaged skin. This intensive two-step treatment—featuring Exfoliating Glycolic Peel and Hydrating Antioxidant Mask—aids the skin’s natural moisture barrier, ensuring your skin is properly hydrated even in the heat.
2. AVVENTURA OUTDOORS Classic Camping Mug, $9.95
Our favourite adventure experts, Vancouver’s Avventura Outdoors dreamed up this functional, dependable camping mug. Emblazoned with: “Life is better around the campfire,” it’s the indispensable, lightweight accessory you need when you take to the tent this summer. Hand wash after use and do not microwave.
3. EXTRAORDINARY MAN Grilling Apron, $36
Grilling is a sure-fire way to create a mess, albeit a delicious one! Keep clean with this durable, classic apron, designed specifically for Extraordinary Man subscribers. Made with 100 percent cotton in a classic navy tone, it’s accented by butcher- inspired brown ties. Soak well to clean, hand wash and hang to dry... then spark up the BBQ and start all over.
4. GRIMM'S FINE FOODS Salami Bites, $5.50
Founded in 1951 by brothers Henry and Jacob Grimm, Grimm’s Fine Foods has long been dedicated to premium ingredients and quality snack foods, meat products and more. Their salami bites are a high-protein snack that’s a surefire way to stay powered up throughout the day. For those with dietary restrictions, they are also gluten-, soy- and lactose-free.
5. AG HAIR Peppermint Wash, $20
This versatile shampoo and wash from Vancouver’s AG Hair is the perfect post-workout tool. Thoroughly refreshing, the light peppermint scent cools, as this dual shampoo/shower wash gently cleanses, stimulates the scalp and leaves you feeling reinvigorated. As a bonus, it’s pH balanced, avoiding the harsh acidic impact of other shower aids.
6. HAVEN LIVING The Woods Pre-shave Facial Scrub, $18
Slough off dead skin and get photo-ready for summer events with the Pre-shave Facial Scrub from Vancouver Island’s Haven Living. It prevents ingrown hairs and provides the cleanest shave possible, all while exfoliating and protecting the skin’s natural moisture. Or add hot water to melt the natural sugar crystals and create a cleansing oil that’s ideal even for daily use.
7. AVVENTURA OUTDOORS Inflatable Camp Pillow, $24.95
Last year, Avventura Outdoors shared a lightweight hammock in our summer collection—and the feedback was terrific. This year, we asked them to outfit us again... with a camping pillow. Self-inflating, highly compressible (for easy-packing) and weighing next to nothing, it’s perfect for hikes, camping trips and lazy days at the beach.
TOTAL RETAIL VALUE: $133.40