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You Should Cut Your Hair

In Advocate by El Rubio236 Comments

A fellow at a bar made a polite suggestion recently: “you should cut your hair.”

Despite the shocking absurdity of his recommendation, I entertained the idea. And while I can appreciate his candor, here are the top six reasons why I choose to keep lettin’ it ride.

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What Happens Next?

In Celebrate by El Rubio39 Comments

Coming off a huge week with the #softlid launch, the Product Development Department has another major announcement and is ready to jack one out of the park.

But would a corporate grievance derail the entire operation? See what happens next.

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How To Dry Your Hair – For Men

In Educate by El Rubio12 Comments

Whether you’re hucking epic water whips or just bathing regularly, sopping wet dripping hair is a nuisance at best—and in some cases life threatening. Since you don’t want to risk it, here’s how to dry your hair. For men.

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Long Hair and Short Shorts

In Celebrate by El Rubio18 Comments

Look guys, long hair and short shorts have some things in common. Maybe it’s the idea of being a little weird, a little ridiculous, even borderline inappropriate. Maybe it’s just about being out of the “normal.” Either way, long hair and short shorts are to be worn with confidence. So hike those babies up a few more inches and let the meat pistons breathe.

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Wear Your Hair Down Like A Boss

In Educate by El Rubio21 Comments

Let The Flow FreeYou don’t want your hair to look wack. You want your hair to look SICK. There plenty of ways to let it ride. We’ve covered tying it up with the highball, the double high ball and the side part low ball, twisting up the the rope, the angler, and the brave, and even 10 ways to wear a hat with long hair. All excellent options in your quiver of dope ways to wear your long hair. Conspicuously missing and often overlooked, however, is the simple, original, wearing your hair down. It’s the classic. The all natural. The one and only way to really let it all hang out, show what you’re working with, and unapologetically let the long hair flag fly. But it can be a pain in the ass, and if you leave it up to the forces that be it can look flat, messy, and …

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What It’s Really About

In Celebrate by El Rubio31 Comments

As you know, last week we celebrated the hair ties launch at Long Manes & Candy Canes. Many of you couldn’t make it due to the long distance, but we know you were down for it.

At the party we held the premier screening of the newest video. It shows a little different side of The Longhairs.

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The Angler

In Educate by El Rubio11 Comments

Not to be confused with a FISH TALE, this is a feat you can actually prove to your friends and fishing buddies. Here’s how to tie a fishtail braid…for men.

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Is It Time To Cut Your Long Hair?

In Educate by El Rubio15 Comments

Have you ever wondered if you should cut your long hair? The obvious answer is no, you should not cut your long hair “off.” But if you’ve been growing for a number of years you might be thinking about getting a trim, which there are mixed opinions about. Should I trim it or not? Will trimming make my hair grow faster? What can I do about these annoying short hairs around my ears and neckline? As it turns out, we have a professional hair cutter and certified longhair right here on our block.

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How to Tie Your Long Hair – For Men

In Educate by El Rubio45 Comments

UPDATED: while this post is an all-time classic, we’ve updated and refreshed the material in How to Tie Your Long Hair – 5 Year Anniversary Edition.Key Takeaways Basic Technique: Learn the foundational method of tying your long hair, known as the menstail, which helps keep hair out of your face. Tools Needed: Use a hair tie and follow the steps to gather and secure your hair. Styling Options: Experiment with different styles like the menstail and foldover for variety and control. Proper Products: Invest in high-quality hair ties designed for men to ensure durability and comfort. And We Don’t Call it a ‘Manbun’Congratulations. You have long hair. You know this because you’ve reached the internationally recognized benchmark: it’s long enough to tie it up. But do you know how to tie your long hair? With great power comes great responsibility, and with great hair comes a pain in the ass, …