A beard isn't just a beard. Unless it's the Amish-style beard without a mustache, a beard is a combination of a mustache and a beard. If you want to take it to the next level, try a beard with a handlebar mustache. The handlebar mustache is named for it's resemblance of the handlebars of a bike and "particularly lengthy and upwardly curved extremities."1 It's easy to grow one. The first step is obvious, grow Continue Reading
Check out our latest collections of cool beard styles to get in 2017.
Beards remain to be a very popular hairstyle "accessory". That will continue to be true this year as more and more guys try out this extended trend.
Growing a beard is fun and is a totally new experience in life. If you got what it takes, give it a shot.
There are many beard styles you can try out.
First, grow it out for a couple months into a full beard. If you want to trim the lower neck to keep it looking clean and also less itchy do so. Not a bad idea, but just be careful not to go to high or you won't be able to grow your beard out to its fullest capability. Long beard styles go great with medium length to longer hair hairstyles.
If a full beard isn't for you get a good quality set of clippers and keep your beard well groomed and try out some short beard styles.
Quality clippers are key. If you are going cordless definitely get lithium battery powered clippers. Plug-in cord powered clippers are much more powerful and precise and will make trimming a much easier job. Our recommendation is definitely go with cord powered clippers.
Get creative and try a number of different groomed beard styles. The disconnected beard has been very popular the past year and will continue to be a popular beard style in 2017.
Once you've got the beard, the question is what to do with hair? One of the best options is the slick back plus an undercut. Check out these pictures for three ways to wear cool men's hairstyles with beards. This hipster hair for men has it all - slicked back hair, faded sides, and a full beard. And that's not even with the classic lumberjack flannel and stretched ears. This high volume style Continue Reading
The most popular men's haircuts for 2014 and 2015 have had shaved sides. There are two ways to get the look. One is the undercut, which shaves the sides and back of hair to one length all around to create a disconnect hairstyle. The second is the fade, as seen below. The fade is exactly what the name says - hair gradually fades from longer to shorter. Also known as the taper fade or skin fade, the transition Continue Reading
Model Joel Alexander is known for his righteous beard. In fact, his modeling career got a start when a jump start when a scout director instructed Alexander to grow out his beard for 3 weeks. It took him 3 months to get back to the scout, with 3 months of epic facial hair growth. The rest is bearded history. Check out these pictures from Alexander's Instagram @hahajoel to see a range of his beards. Recognize Continue Reading
Here we have a complete makeover done by Barber Brian Burt. Some thoroughly grown out shaggy hair cut nicely into a slick looking Side Part Pomp with a beard. The Cut – Regular men's haircut with a side part pomp, and a beard trim, no clipper work, all shear over comb and clipper over comb. Suitable Hair Type – Great for all hair types. The Style – Push sides back, find natural part on top Continue Reading
Suddenly having a beard has taken a turn for the worst. One minute, beards are masculine and hip, the next they are as dirty as a toilet. But don't believe the hype. Slate quickly debunked the myth pointing out that the germs found in the tested beards are enteric bacteria, gut glora that are also found in feces. Hyperbole translates that into "as dirty as a toilet" and even "bearded men have poop on their Continue Reading
Beards of all lengths are still a huge trend for 2015. If you're growing a playoff beard, keep it! Here are some pictures for beard inspiration plus why you shouldn't shave off your beard for summer. Check out these 3 models with full beards that will look great with shorts. Model Nicholas Peters is dressed for inclement weather but don't shave off the beard because summer is coming! You don't shave Continue Reading
Today, we are going to take a look at 2 different haircuts by Barber Brian Burt that feature shaved parts. Surgical Part - When your barber carves in a perfect part extending all the way to backside of head down to the occipital bone. Hi Lo Fade - When you have a fade that has 2 different levels on head. One side being Hi the other side being Lo. You need a "Surgical Part" to differentiate the Fade levels where Continue Reading
Looking for a cool haircuts to go with your beard? Take a look at these cool haircuts by Barber Brian Burt that work perfectly with a beard. Haircut + Beard #1 The Cut - Pompadour or Side Part Pomp, Shadow Fade, with a round neck line. Suitable Hair Type - Most any hair type will work with this haircut. Hair needs at least 4 inches in front section to gain height. The Style - Using a hairdryer and Continue Reading
If you've ever concerned about spending money on beer instead of a haircut, think again. Check out these before and after pictures that demonstrate the radical transformation a great cut and fresh style can make. All barbering and images are from the man, Barber Brian Burt. 1. Curly to Cool The Cut - Regular mens haircut, pushed straight back. Suitable Hair Type - Fine, silky, thinner hair. The Style Continue Reading
When wearing green isn't enough Irish pride and drinking green beer is too much, temporary hair color could be the answer. Even better, color your hair and beard for maximum impact. To get the look, find the spray on hair color that is everywhere around Halloween and usually available at the drugstore. Get a friend to help with the back of the head. The can should be held 12-18" away from hair and make sure to Continue Reading
One of the most biggest men's hair trends isn't for the top of the head. Beards of all shapes and sizes are still wildly popular in 2015 and for good reason. Not only do they look great, but they cut down on your grooming time especially if you're a 2 o'clock shadow kind of guy. Check out these pictures for 3 beard types to try. Model Lasse Larsen pairs an impeccably groomed beard with long Continue Reading
We've had a lot of questions about beards and the best beard trimmers lately. We have an answer that we guarantee will make you very happy and feeling satisfied every time you trim your beard. For the most part of the past 2 years, I have been sporting a beard. It is a completely different and fun new look to try out. I prefer to keep my beard neat and tidy and not too long so I needed a good trimmer. Over Continue Reading
For the release of his latest H+M line, David Beckham wore his hair in an artfully disheveled style that makes slicked back hair more casual and edgy than formal. For this year's British Academy of Film and Television Arts awards, the same cool haircut is worn clean cut plus a groomed beard. Keep reading for how to style David Beckham hair. The short sides + long top is one of the biggest haircut trends of Continue Reading
With the resurgence of barbering, the line up is more popular than ever. Line up hair is just what it sounds like. Instead of a natural hairline, the forehead, temples, and back are shaved into straight lines and sharp angles. Also called tape ups or and shape ups, the defined lines are ultra clean cut. Barbers will use either their clippers for the closest shave possible, a straight razor. Check out these pics Continue Reading
There are beards and then there are beards. Chris John Millington has one of those beards. The Scottish model and blogger was scouted on the streets of London by Urban Outfitters before taking the beard world by storm. If you can grow a thick, bushy beard like this, check out how well-groomed a long beard can be. If not, his hairstyles are also worth emulating. For a long beard, this is as Continue Reading
Beards are one of the must have accessories for men in 2014. If you already have one, maybe you're ready to move from short beard to epic beard status. Here's how to grow a long beard and trim it too. Growing a long beard is pretty simple. One. Grow facial hair. Two. Take care of it. How long will growing a beard take? It depends. Everyone has a genetically determined maximum growth rate but there are ways to Continue Reading
Growing a beard can be full of surprises. Facial hair can grow or not grow in unexpected places as well as in different colors. Beard hair is frequently lighter, redder, or greyer than hair on the head. Sometimes this can be very attractive, adding distinction or a unique look. Other times, the beard can appear patchy or add unwanted years to your appearance. When shaving just isn’t an option, it’s time to take Continue Reading