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Make Your Beard Look Good Using Best Beard Oil

Updated on March 30, 2016

The Beard

For all the beard lovers out there, both men and women, there is a great way to make those natural roots look really good, and that is by using the right beard oil. Men have been growing beards for quite a while and it as become a tradition in some places, where there are now competitions to see who has the best looking beard. A beard can say a lot about a man, and it can even add a bit of maturity to those men with none aging baby looking faces. But no matter your reason for growing a beard, your beard should simply look good. And a great looking beard does not happen by itself, it takes grooming and treatment.

Good Looking Beard
Good Looking Beard

Why Do You Need Beard Oil

Well, if you really want a healthy good looking beard, you can't go around using the oil. It is hydrating to the skin covered by your beard and helps to soften and tame those rebellious beard hairs. It is a moisturizer for the hair and skin beneath, it makes the beard look rich with a nice shiny finish. Because of the moisturizing properties, your beard will ditch the flaky and dusty look. Depending on the type of oil. Beard oil also gives your beard a nice smell. What you may find is that not just your lips will be kissed but that great smelling beard too.


An Attractive Beard Attracts An Attractive Woman

Did you think it was milk and cookies that brought Mrs. Claus to the North Pole? Even Santa knows the power of a great looking beard. Women find men much more attractive when they have an attractive, groomed and oiled beard. There is just something about a good looking beard which women are drawn to and simply can't resist looking at. The thing is, beard comes in three categories;

  1. Beautiful
  2. Ok
  3. Disgusting

Most men are in the OK stage and sometimes slip off and drop to disgusting when they forget to give their beards a little grooming and wash. So how do you move from OK to beautiful? the answer is simple, Groom and oil your beard, maintain that groom and your beard will always look beautiful.

What Is In Beard Oil

I always say if you want to look good, you have to prepare to always spend to get the best. If you want a good looking beard, it is best to get the best quality beard oil. What many beard growers and grooming may not know is that the type of ingredient used in beard oil makes the world of difference in the type of look or finish your beard gets. When seeking to get beard oil, you must look for essential oils- which condition, soothe and moisturize the skin and hair. Ingredients in a good beard oil should not irritate the skin or cause any form of discomfort. Here is a list of some of the many essential oils used to make beard oil.

  • Lavender Oil
  • Argan Oil
  • Almond Oil
  • Chamomile
  • Avacado
  • Cedar Wood Oil
  • Rose Water Oil
  • Lemon Essential Oil
  • Thyme
  • Peppermint
  • Coconut Oil
  • Olive Oil
  • Frankincense
  • Tea tree
  • Myrrh

WARNING
There are various pages on the internet with instructions on how to make your own beard oil. However, one should be careful when making these home made oils as the wrong concentration of chemicals may result in negative consequences, such as skin burns, skin irritation or damaged hair. It would be very bad to damage your beard while grooming. The safest bet is to get beard oil from the stores where they are approved by the FDA.

How To Groom And Oil Your Beard

Here are the simple steps to take when you are grooming and oiling your beard

  1. Grow One
    So how the heck are you here reading about beard oil and grooming and you don't even have a mustache? Go grow a beard young fellow.
  2. Get Yourself A Beard Grooming Kit
    Before you venture into oiling that beard and making it look like a million bucks, you need to do a little nip tip. Go get a beard grooming kit and begin tidying up those rebellious beard hairs that simple do not want to go with the flow. Your beard grooming kit should consist of some basic tools such as scissors, mirror, brush and comb. These are the tools you will need later on.
  3. Get Your Beard Clean
    After you have nipped away at those rebellious hairs that want to do their own thing, the next step is to wash that beard. Remember that oil works better on clean surfaces and a dirty beard is a dirty surface. Wash your beard with herbal shampoos which provide strength and body for your beard. For men with longer thicker beards, when you wash it you will need to comb it at the same time to de-tangle it and for better brushing and combing later on.
  4. Dry Your Beard Thoroughly
    You don't want to apply any beard oil to a beard dripping water. Dry your beard with a towel to get rid of any excess water hidden in that face garden.
  5. Groom Your Beard
    You will need your comb and and brush for this delicate step. Comb and brush through to make sure that there are no tangled hair is hidden in your beard as you want to oil through thoroughly.
  6. Add Beard Oil
    Pour a reasonable amount of beard oil in your hands and begin to moisturize from the root of the beard to the tip. Do not pour out excessive oil and just pour all over your face with this wonderful product. Use incremental amounts starting for the sides, down to the chin and then to the tail. Every strand of air should be oiled and the skin beneath should also be moisturized.
  7. Brush Your Beard Again
    After a through oiling of your beard, then you will do through it with the brush from the grooming kit to smooth through and set back any hair disrupted during oiling.

How Often should You Oil your Beard?

Lets not do a over kill because you have been getting Tonnes of compliment about your beautiful beard.

Oiling your beard at least three a week should be fine. That should be enough to maintain that beautiful sheen and also gives the skin under your hair a little breathing room.

Conclusion

Once you have acquired you beard grooming kit and have followed the detailed step by step grooming and oiling instructions above. Your beard will literally be turning heads and probably on it's way to win the best beard of the year award.

Good Looking Beard
Good Looking Beard

Best Beard In The World 2015 Champion

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      Clive Williams 17 months ago from Nibiru

      thanks a lot always exploring for exploring my hub

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      Ruby Jean Fuller 17 months ago from Southern Illinois

      I'm not a man, but I would definitely select lavender oil. A good ' how to ' hub...