Panthers Star Lotulelei and Ben Boulware: The Battle of The Athletic Beard

The Carolina Panthers are most certainly an NFL team to watch. Whether it’s linebacker Thomas Davis’ recent contract extension or the team’s upcoming preseason face-off against the Tennessee Titans, there are tons of headlines coming out of this franchise. But perhaps the most important competition happening within the team concerns the gym beard’s grooming.

What’s the Difference Between Shaving with a Razor and a Beard Trimmer?

In recent years, the men’s grooming industry has seen a major push toward more traditional shaving methods. You’re more likely to see a man shaving with a straight razor than an electric one. The old-fashioned shave is one that’s classically masculine and dependent on skill. Those who’ve mastered it are proud. But for other guys, … Continue reading What’s the Difference Between Shaving with a Razor and a Beard Trimmer?

Should I Shave My Beard for a Job Interview?

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?

How to Shave Without Shaving Cream

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

How to Trim Your Beard with Beard Scissors

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

The International Beard and Moustache Championship Invaded France

Competitors pose before a beard and moustache competition at the Ecomusee d’Alsace in Ungersheim on April 30, 2017. pic.twitter.com/aCcDYWA4mh — Seb Bozon (@sebbozon) April 30, 2017 If you’re curious about the next wave of grooming trends coming to a well-kempt man near you, you could always flip through the pages of GQ. Or, if you’re … Continue reading The International Beard and Moustache Championship Invaded France

How to Train Your Mustache

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

“When Should I Start Using Beard Oil?”

When you first started growing your beard, beard grooming was a distant thought. That first bit of stubble settled in and you thought to yourself, “This is easy”. But after a few weeks of early beard growth, you noticed some…changes. Your face started itching like it was covered in bug bites. Your beard hair, which … Continue reading “When Should I Start Using Beard Oil?”