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How Do You Groom Your Beard Properly?

How do you get to groom your beard?

First and foremost, you are reading this article because you obviously have a beard and you want to know what are the best ways of grooming your beard. First, get a comb, then comb your hair in its hair growth direction to make sure that the hairs are at their greatest height and are facing towards the same direction. Then after doing some beard trimming, you can now make a decision as regards how you want your beard to be looking like.

Do make sure to do some regular shaving of your beard like you usually do and make sure that the exposed parts such as the neck and cheeks are included. If you have just used a shaving cream, then do make sure to wash it off and then after that, slightly wet your beard. Afterwards, decide on how much hair you want to trim then after that make sure that the hair length selector is positioned correctly. Do take note that if it is your first time using a trimmer and do not really know how to use it, then it is recommended that you pick the longer hair setting to avoid trimming great lengths from your beard’s hair.

How do you trim the length of your beard?

Before you go start trimming your beard, make sure that you have properly secured the trimmer’s guard attachment then turn the trimmer so as to avoid the cutting unit’s front facing you. Start off trimming below your chin, then by following the line of your jawbone, trim towards your ears and upper beard line making use of an upward motion. Ensure that your trimmer’s guard attachment is following your face’s contours. You are given the option to trim your beard with the direction of your beard hairs’ growth or against it, whichever direction you actually want.

Why you need to define your beard line?

By removing the trimmer’s guard attachment and vertically holding the trimmer so that its cutting blades are now facing you, these things will help you define your beard line. By lightly placing the cutting blades on your skin, you can immediately start trimming the edge of your beard line by starting at your preferred location and using whatever motion suits you best.

How will you taper and thin your beard?

You can taper and thin your beard by firstly removing the trimmer’s guard attachment; then use the trimmer’s attached comb or any other small comb to hold the hairs of your beard in place. If you hold the trimming unit away from your face and horizontally, you can now start trimming by following the direction and length of your small comb or styling comb.