Whether you’re simply cleaning up a messy beard or transitioning to a clean-shaven look, razor burn can rear its ugly head. You probably know the symptoms. A couple hours after shaving, the redness and irritation sets in. If you’re really unlucky, painful razor bumps pop up along your cheek and neck lines. For many guys, … Continue reading How to Prevent Razor Burn
Right now, there are two important things in your life—your beard and your career. You’ve spent an inordinate amount of time growing a beard, and you’re proud of it. But as you ponder the next steps in your career, you wonder if beards and jobs are mutually exclusive. For decades, the image of the eager … Continue reading Should I Shave My Beard for a Job Interview?
It takes a lot to grow a great beard. You need patience while you push through those awkward first stages of growth. Your medicine cabinet should be stocked with essential beard products like beard softener and beard shampoo. All the while, you’ll need to decide on which style suits your face shape. But growing a … Continue reading The Beard Diet
When you first learned how to shave, shaving cream was probably included somewhere in the process. Be it a YouTube tutorial or an instructional session with your dad, shaving knowledge wasn’t complete without lathering your face in some kind of cream. However, as shaving trends shift and evolve, many men are looking for ways to … Continue reading How to Shave Without Shaving Cream
A swim in the backyard pool doesn’t seem like a dangerous thing to do. You can stay cool in the heat and get in some quick laps to burn off all the beer you’ve consumed. But you should exercise caution when swimming with a beard. After a quick dip, your body might be refreshed but … Continue reading Swimming With A Beard: Beware of Chlorine
Most beard grooming tips blogs offer you one bit of advice—let it grow. You can stunt your beard growth if you trim your beard too often in the first few weeks. However, as your beard gets fuller, it also gets more uneven, tangled, and damaged. A periodic trim is the perfect way to clean things … Continue reading How to Trim Your Beard with Beard Scissors
Growing a beard requires that you ask a series of important questions. What kind of beard style best suits your face? What’s the best source for beard grooming tips? What beard oil scent do you prefer? But most men never stop to ask why men have beards in the first place. We’ve all come to … Continue reading Why Do Men Have Beards?
Your beard serves as a symbol of many things: an indication of your coolness, a sign of your masculinity, a successful icebreaker at the bar. But your beard is more than a frivolous part of your aesthetic. It can be the ultimate barometer of your health. Beard health is tied to several body functions, and … Continue reading Can Your Beard Signal Health Problems?
We’ve spent a lot of time on the history of beards, which to be fair, is fascinating even to the average guy, little attention is paid to skin care history. Admittedly, it doesn’t sound all that exciting. But contrary to what you’re probably thinking, the story behind today’s skin care and beard oil products is an … Continue reading A History of Men’s Grooming: Ancient Roman Skin Care & Beard Oil
If you’ve ever looked at the finalists of The World Beard and Moustache Championships with envy, you’re not alone. Growing a mustache is an art that takes skill and patience. Unfortunately, most guys have neither but it doesn’t have to be this way. Growing a championship-worthy mustache means you need to train your mustache. Like … Continue reading How to Train Your Mustache