The key for growing a successful beard this fall.
Posted: Sep 14 2015
The fall is around the corner. For most men, the "beard season" begins on this month. If you are planning to grow a beard for the first time, or have tried growing a beard but wasn’t very successful, growing a beard can be a very difficult task to accomplish. The main issue with growing a beard is that most beards never make it past 3 weeks. However, if you follow these footsteps, it will make the process more pleasant and you can grow a successful beard.
If you never grew a beard before it can bring self-conscious issues, because we are dealing with our face. You and people around such as family members, friends, and coworkers are not used to see you with a beard you are going to get many negative comments. That is when social pressure becomes an issue. You will start feeling unsure about yourself and probably shave. The best way to avoid this stage is by making sure you are in control of your beard. By keeping your neck line clean and edges around the beard sharp, it will appear as you are in control of your beard.
- The Four week stage
If you can get over the 4 week stage, it will become an easier process to grow a successful beard. As you let your beard grow, you might encounter some obstacles. Your facial hair will grow stiff due to the fact that your facial hair won't grow at the same pace. This might make your face itchy and irritated. The first thought that might come to your mind is “shave” to avoid the uncomfortable feeling. Here is short list to avoid this issue:
You must have a lot patience to be able to grow a beard. It actually takes 3-4 months to grow a full-beard. Once you get through the awkward phase, it gets much easier. Enjoy the process as you go alone your beard growth. Your generic and hair style will determine a lot on your beard grow. Do not get discourage if you don’t see quick results. What’s beautiful about beard is that every beard comes in different shape and size.
- Beard Maintenance
So, you made it through the 3-4 month phase and decided what kind of look you want for your beard. You must maintain it regularly to ensure it grows healthy and looks great. Some of the steps I mentioned above such as conditioning your beard and moisturizing it with a good beard oil are essential to keep your beard well groomed. Another thing key to the success of your beard is “trimming” you want to make sure your beard is the right length for your face and that your neck lines and edges around the beard are always clean.