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THE BEST WAY TO WASH YOUR BEARD Life is good. Your beard is growing in great, and your boss is being unusually cool. As you stroll through the office in route to recharge your coffee; it hits you…a combination of stale beer, that steak you ate on Saturday, and a splash of old perfume. What.The.Hell. It’s Tuesday, but your beard smells like the weekend. As a well-groomed gentleman, this is clearly not okay. We receive a lot of questions about beard care and maintenance. One of the most popular questions relates to cleaning the beard. What is the best beard shampoo? Is there a great natural beard wash? How do I properly wash my beard?
Washing your beard is easy, but if not done properly, it will dry your beard out and make it more abrasive. Wash your face every day, but not your beard. As men, we have naturally oily skin. To keep things clear and healthy, you should wash your face twice a day. Once in the morning and once before bed. Your beard is a different story. …

What Do Women Really Think About Beards?

Beard styles and trends are constantly changing. These days it seems the trends are generally in favour of men who choose to sport a little hair on their faces, whether they rock a full beard or go for the more scruffy look of stubble.

Despite some reports claiming “beards are over,” it seems as though facial hair is here to stay.
Facial hair is, after all, an important aspect of many men’s identities and can play an important role in their love lives.

Thanks to a recent study by BodyLogicMD, we now have a little more insight into just what makes facial hair so important. So, what do women really think about beards?

Beard Statistics & The Perceived Benefits Of Having A BeardFacial Hair PreferencesA study of 1,000 Americans found that women find men with facial hair more attractive than men without. However, if you’re a man who is unable to grow facial hair, you will be happy to know there are women who prefer their man to have a clean-shaven face. It appears that more than half of wom…

Shaving With Acne Guide: Shaving Tips For Acne Sufferers

Suffering from acne can be one of life’s most embarrassing and frustrating things, it makes you feel hopeless! Even if you’ve purchased all of the newest and best creams on the market. You still might wake up every morning to find new pimples and spots on your face. Shaving with acne can be really complicated. Shaving can cause sensitivity as it removes the top layer of the skin. As we’re sure you can imagine and have probably experienced, shaving with acne can lead to significant cuts due to the inflammation of the skin and the razor blade coming into contact.

For men, shaving with a face full of zits presents its own serious challenges. Cutting into a large pimple can lead to a pretty serious looking wound that could lead to permanent acne scars and pock marks. Is it even possible to get a clean, close shave when you suffer with acne? Let’s look at the specific difficulties related to shaving with acne and what changes you can make to get a quality shave while simultaneously dealing…

Complete Guide To Mastering The Art Of The Perfect Wet Shave

Anyone proficient in the art of wet shaving will understand that the quality of the shave is directly correlated to the mix of shaving hardware, accoutrements and technique. Unfortunately, the mastery of each aspect is wholly dependent on the individual needs and preferences of the shaver himself.

The process for determining what works for your particular, individual preferences will be iterative in nature. That is, some experimentation will be necessary to truly nail your perfect shave. The key is to quickly iterate your experimentation with the least amount of cost and time possible. Moving quickly down the learning curve of wet shaving is more gracefully and affordably done with some helpful inputs from someone experienced in the art. 1) Hardware Considerations The most important consideration when it comes to the perfect shave, are the products you’re using to shave with. While not hugely significant, the up-front cost of your wet shaving gear will impact the quality of your shave …

All You Need To Know About Beard Hair Transplants...

Many men have struggled with facial hair, or the lack of it for quite a long time. Trying to grow a beard and achieve an attractive style such as a circle beard, a goatee, full beard or sideburns, is not a simple process. It can be made even harder if you’re genetically predisposed to premature hair thinning.
Fortunately, you can now get a simple facial hair transplant to the areas that are left patchy and acquire the perfect beard you dream of. Understanding Facial Hair Loss & Stunted Growth There are a number of factors that can lead to stunted growth of facial hair. Some of the common causes of reduction in facial hair volumes include genetics, laser hair removal, burns and other types of injuries, and surgery. The procedure can have a variety of goals ranging from a minor filling to cover a limited area to a restoration which will cover the entire beard region. Generally, the transplant will focus on places where the beard is thin or sparse and more volume is needed. Grafts Need…

Is The Beard On It’s Way Out?

If we were to tell you that the beard was on the way out, would you believe us?
Well a poll of 1,000 people in the UK found very much that! The majority of the public believe that the hipster beard trend is dead. The poll was conducted by BIC SHAVE CLUB, a subscription service that aims to take the faff out of shaving by delivering refillable razors directly to your door. Interestingly women were more in agreement with the demise of the beard than males with 56% of women and 54% of men agreeing that the beard is old news. Maybe their fed up of being scratched by their partner’s beards?! Growing facial hair has it perks; less time spent at the sink in the morning shaving and the ability to hide acne, spots and inflamed skin behind the beard fuzz, but we’re definitely in agreement with the statement that beards tend to be on the demise. Why Do We Think The Beard Dying Out? There a few reasons as to why we are in agreement with this statement.

Trends – like anything in life, people want w…

Which Facial Hair Style Is Right for You?

Have you noticed an increase in the number of men sporting facial hair lately? It’s not just your imagination.

The popularity of facial hair has skyrocketed in the last decade, and it doesn’t seem to be slowing down. Why would it? With studies showing that facial hair can make you more attractive (see claim: “There was also a significant main effect of facial hair (Table 1), with heavy stubble being most attractive “), reduce acne flareups and give you a career boost, it makes perfect sense that men are suddenly growing beards in droves. Which Facial Hair Style Is Right for You? If you’re going to jump on the beard/facial hair trend, it’s important that you choose the right style. Here are the best facial hair styles and who they look best on:
Stubble Stubble was once the bane of working men everywhere. Now, the 5 o’clock shadow look is a classic facial hair style that treads a fine balance between clean shaven and bushy beards. If you struggle to grow your facial hair, well-groomed stu…