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Our Face Tonic – different strokes for different folks

We get a lot of questions from customers about our tonic. What is it? How do I use it? When do I use it? And so on. Totally understandable since this is a new.. Read more >

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Bear on the loose! Check out Tyler’s first animation for UM

We knew something was afoot a few months ago when Tyler stopped joining us for beers after work. At first, we were concerned; who, after all, would miss the opportunity to have beers with.. Read more >

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Adventure in style with our Traveler’s Skin Care Kit

We’re excited to launch our new Traveler’s Skin Care Kit at Pop Up Flea this weekend in New York City. The kit contains travel-friendly sizes of our Face Wash, Shave Cream, Face Balm and.. Read more >

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Hooray for the Holidays

After some mad dashes through the snow (no one-horse open sleigh, sadly), our 2013 Holiday Gift Sets are finally here! Phew, just recapping that is exhausting!  It’s very satisfying to see all the pieces.. Read more >

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Press Roundup (Fall 2013)

Things are buzzing along here at UMHQ as we barrel into fall – new faces, an office redesign, new travel sizes and some sharp holiday gift sets in the works as well. From here.. Read more >

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Launching our new travel sizes

We’re excited to launch our new travel program today.  The new travel sizes (& retail prices) will be as follows: – Fantastic Face Wash (2 fl oz, $10) – Stellar Shave Cream (2 fl.. Read more >

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Valet, Details, LA Times, Esquire, etc. give face wipes a major thumbs-up

So our new bamboo face wipes have been getting some great reviews in the press. Here’s a small sampling: Valet “These guys deliver, whether you’re wiping down after a bike ride or before a.. Read more >

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New launch: Essential Face Wipes, 20-pack

Our face wipes are in! Unlike many wipes on the market (which contain mostly water with token amounts of aromatic extracts, often synthetic), our wipes are r-o-b-u-s-t, meaning they offer real skincare benefits: Thoroughly.. Read more >

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Tees are in!

We finally got our act together and made up some UM tees. None of us actually like wearing (overly-)branded tees, but we kept on getting requests for an “Ursa Major tee” from loyal customers.. Read more >

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Packaging tweak: still dapper, but with a bit more oomph

Sometime last year we started toying with the idea of amping up our packaging just a bit. It was a challenge because we love our packaging as-is… it’s clean, subtle, and balanced (pat, pat!)… Read more >

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