The Best Men's Underwear for Guys Who Like Briefs

If you're a man who likes to wear briefs, you have lots of choices beyond the plain white cotton variety that you wore growing up. To help you make an informed and tasteful choice, check out our picks for the best brands and styles of men's briefs.

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2(x)ist Contrast Contour Pouch Brief

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The 2(x)ist brand is a favorite among many guys. These pouch briefs, in particular, are extremely comfortable, plus they wash well and last a long time. They are a great basic brief.

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C-IN2 Kinetic Active Slip Brief

These cotton mesh briefs have an athletic look and provide a snug, supportive fit. The contour pouch is shaped to give a subtle boost in the front, which is always a bonus, especially when wearing some great form-fitting jeans. These briefs have a wide waistband which hugs your body.

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C-IN2 Bamboo Mesh Punt Brief

These briefs are constructed of a cotton and bamboo blend which is naturally moisture-wicking and deodorizing. Micro-perforations offer ventilation without being see-through and stretch rib leg bands prevent ride-up. Many guys swear by the C-IN2 brand because they fit like a dream.

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Emporio Armani Stretch Cotton Brief

These briefs are constructed of stretch cotton. Have a little stretch in your underwear is a benefit because it holds its shape better and the color doesn't fade as quickly as 100% cotton.

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Diesel Cotton Stretch Lukek Brief

If you want briefs that are a little hipper than your standard variety, these will do you right. They are a little more expensive than most but worth it, especially for special occasions. They come in a variety of colors-

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Calvin Klein Body Brief

Calvin Klein underwear is notoriously fashionable. These all-cotton body-conscious briefs make a great basic because they're so comfortable and stylish at the same time.