Every man who has or dreams of growing a beautiful beard on his face has certainly asked himself a lot of questions. After all, doubts about beards are endless and it seems that every day a new one appears among our community of lumberjacks.
That’s normal, man! Including, because there are myths and truths about facial wires. However, to help clarify some common questions, Burnt Whiskey experts have prepared this mini-guide with lots of questions and answers about caring for your beard! Let’s start?
When to use beard balm, shampoo, oil, and scrub?
Bro, put something on your mind a bearded toiletry bag is a sacred thing and, at the very least, you have to have these products up there. Despite this, there are still a lot of faces who don’t know how to differentiate the role of each one of them. Relax! We will summarize:
Balm: gives volume, aligns, moisturizes, eliminates frizz, and gives a texture like no other product;
Shampoo: essential for the hygiene routine of the bearded person, it must be used daily, as it keeps the hair clean, hydrated, soft, and fragrant;
Oil: it is natural and serves to hydrate both the hair and the skin, in addition to strengthening the beard;
Exfoliating: in the form of a paste, it helps in cleaning the skin, opening the pores, hydrating, and providing the growth of the wires. The recommended frequency for this product is twice a week, depending on your skin type.
All these products (balm, shampoo, oil) are suitable for daily use, especially after showering. They help keep your beard and skin healthy and give you a flawless look all day long.
Can I dry my beard with a hot dryer?
One of the main doubts about beards is when drying, especially when you have a lumberjack volume. Use a hairdryer, but not too hot so as not to dry or “break” the hair. The ideal is to leave it cold or warm. Leave a distance of a foot and use a wooden comb to detangle.
How and when to use beard shampoo?
Every single day, comrade! Set aside a space on the bathroom shelf for your beard shampoo and another for your hair. As we said, using a single product for everything is not the most appropriate.
In what order to use beard products?
Among the main doubts about beards is also the correct sequence of products. Basically, we can adopt the following order: shampoo, skin scrub, balm, and oil, depending on the goals. Of course, there are many other cosmetics that you can use, but they are not necessarily everyday ones.
How to solve for splits and split ends in the beard?
Have you been trimming your beard? If not, the ideal is to start. After all, it’s the most efficient way to get rid of split and brittle ends. In addition, this practice contributes to healthy hair growth. Finally, it is essential to moisturize your beard daily.
In addition to the previous tips, specific beard and mustache products, such as shampoo, balm and exfoliate, contain nutrients and vitamins that contribute to this process. Finally, trimming the ends, keeping the skin healthy, practicing physical activities, and maintaining a balanced diet are habits that also help a lot.
How to deal with a failed beard?
Look, honestly, failed beard has your respect! But, if this is one of the doubts about a beard that you have and you don’t like it, you don’t need to despair: the thing is to have a little patience and, of course, commit to caring.
First, find out the causes of failures, after all, there are several factors responsible. For example, poor diet, stress, and lack of exercise can all contribute to the problem. In addition to them, there are also cases of alopecia and there, brother, the best thing is to look for a dermatologist.
Finally, it remains only to take good care of the beard. The natural growth of the wires helps to disguise it, even more so when you define a design for it. It is also worth emphasizing the use of specific and good quality products, as they are formulated with nutrients and vitamins that strengthen the hair, open the pores, moisturize, give volume and stimulate the healthy growth of the hair.
How to deal with a rebellious beard?
It doesn’t have rebellious hair that can resist a good quality balm. However, the old scissors can also fix them. So never stop trimming the ends and always model your ideal volume.
How to wash a big beard without having to shower together?
There is no rule, brother. Everyone has their preferences. Of course, in the shower, it is more comfortable and doesn’t wet the whole bathroom, but there are bearded people who prefer to do it in front of the mirror and spend a lot of time in the sink for beard hygiene. Anyway, the important thing is to use the right products, regardless of the place.
How to straighten or relax the beard?
Dude, if you let go of your beard, it will surely grow misshapen, with ends, dry, and even cause itching and redness. To leave it relaxed, it is necessary to hydrate it and provide the softness that your skin deserves. This is possible with oils, moisturizers, and shampoos.
To make it lined up, remember to trim and shave the sides. In addition, a good wooden comb is a fundamental accessory for every bearded man’s toiletry bag!