Growing a beard takes commitment, for men it is a source of pride to be able to grow a magnificent beard, akin to how women give importance to their hair. Some men feel that they need to grow a beard as it would immensely improve their machismo appeal, some do so because it is part of their culture and others do try it out as a fad or when they want to try something new.
Whatever the reason is for growing a beard, once you do, it takes a great deal of time to care for, groom, and to keep it healthy and neat. If a beard is not given the tender love and care that it needs, it tends to appear overgrown, and messy and will only have a garish effect on the face of the person. Beards take time to grow, one spends over six months or more to grow a mustache, and imagine how long it takes for a full-grown beard. Some even have years on their beards, and it somehow becomes a source of comfort for most, you may have probably seen men stroke their beards incessantly or when they are deep in thought. Moreover, beards need trims to make sure that it grows in the way that the individual wants them to. You cannot just let the beard grow on its own as it would not be pleasant to look at.
So, it has to be trimmed every month and also shampooed and given special treatment like applying beard oil just like having your hair shampooed and trimmed in a salon. Luckily some barbers specialize in providing salon services to all types of beards and if you are clueless about how to care for a beard, then you can just go to a salon. However, it can be expensive to go to salons frequently for your beard and it is best to learn how to care for it so you need not have to spend as much.
How to use beard oil?
Beard oil is a specially formulated product that moisturizes the hair that comprises the beard, it is made from pure and high-quality mineral oil that has water-repelling and moisturizing properties. It was developed to help condition the hair strands of the beard, similar to how conditioners provide for that layer of protection and moisture in our hair. Beard oil is especially important for someone who plans on growing a beard or one who already has one but has difficulty finding the right product to use with it. The hair differs in texture and grain depending on where it grows in the body. Facial hair is said to be finer but when you grow it out, it appears that the hairs become a bit stiffer and fry. Thus, it must be regularly conditioned, although it can be washed and shampooed daily, this will also strip it of its natural oils, thus the need for beard oil. To use, you just squeeze a pea-sized amount in your palms and then rub your palms to warm up the oil and then apply it to your beard, starting with the topmost part and working through the tips. You also need to rub in the beard oil a couple of times so it will get into the hair strands. After which, you can brush the beard using the little brush or comb specifically designed for beards, you can observe that your beard will instantly become shiny and appear healthy. The beard will be a thing of beauty and you will be proud of it as people will take the time to notice and compliment your beard.
Where to order beard oil?
Beard oil is not that difficult to find as there is a growing market for beards but since it is relatively not the usual product that one would use or get from a pharmacy or grocery store, it is carried by specialty shops too. So, it is not readily available, but it is not also a hassle to find especially if you know where to look. A good way to find beard oil is to join those social media groups of beard enthusiasts, even if you do not participate in the group discussions and messages, you can get a fairly good amount of information on how to care for beards and what products to use for it. if they recommend a specific brand of beard oil and there are many positive comments about it, then it is worth a try. If you do not want the hassle of navigating the messages of the group members, then you can just find product reviews of beard oils on the internet, you can do a search using your web browser’s search engine and it will give out the most popular brands for you. Name brands can be expensive too, but if you love that beard then it should not be an issue. But if you want to look for an affordable option, then you can try those from small to medium-sized businesses that are just breaking into the market, they do offer the same quality and at times a better product at a lower price since they are just starting. Just make sure that whatever brand you order, is approved for cosmetic use, and that it is safe and does not contain harmful chemicals.
How to purchase beard oil?
Once you have decided on the brand of beard oil that you want, you can go to the website of that online shop or distributor to order the product. Check if it is available and not on a preorder basis as this would mean that it is not currently in stock. Also, make sure that you order a sufficient number of bottles for your need as shipping can be an added cost, you would want to maximize your order. Lastly, make sure that you input your delivery address correctly and that you get a tracking number for when the product is sent so you know when it will arrive. Be sure to leave positive feedback if you are happy with the product, but if not, then you just have to find another brand to try.