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June 7, 2007
Derek is 'Driven'

Associated Press

They say real men do use skin-care products.

And - with the utmost in apologies to Boston Red Sox fans everywhere - I guess Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter is about as "manly" as they get. On the heels of launching his own fragrance for Avon, Jeter (pictured above) has now teamed with the company to create Derek Jeter Driven Skin Care, a line of products that surely will be a hit (no pun intended) with dudes who want great face time without a lot of effort.

As Derek says in his pitch: "With all the time I spend on the road, my skin-care routine has to be simple and effective." Don't want the rest of the Yankees poking fun at a guy who exfoliates all the time!

The Driven line includes a choice of cleansers (one for oily skin, one for prepping skin for shaving), a shave gel and a moisturizer with SPF 15. Prices range from $6 to $15. The line is available through an Avon rep or click here to order online.

And, even though you might not be able to see Derek's face up and close and personal, he'll be swinging his bat and fielding balls June 22-24 when the Yankees visit the San Francisco Giants for the weekend.

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