HOW TO USE THIS STUFF
So you got these new beard care products, now what? For you beard care veterans, you might already know this stuff and are just looking for some new tips and tricks. However for others, this is new to you and you have no idea how to use this stuff. Let us show you how to properly apply your new beard care products, how much to use, don’t worry you’ll catch on like second nature soon enough.
Here we go…
BEARD SHAMPOO & CONDITIONER
It is suggested to use your scalp shampoo on your regular hair first thing in the shower, and then rinse it completely out of your hair. This way any remnants that drip down into your beard will do so before shampooing your beard with the good stuff.
PLEASE NOTE: DO NOT WASH YOUR BEARD DAILY AS THIS WILL STRIP YOUR BEARD OF NATURAL ESSENTIAL OILS. IT IS RECOMMENDED TO WASH IT EVERY 3 DAYS AT MOST!
Rub the shampoo into your hands to get a nice soapy lather and then rub it deep into your beard, making sure to really massage right down to the root of the hair follicle to remove any dead skin cells that have accumulated since you stopped shaving. Hair follicle blockages are no fun and could make your beard hair fall out. Leave the shampoo in your beard for a few minutes to allow all the oils from the beard shampoo or soap to get soaked into the hair and skin.
Rinse out thoroughly.
Shake conditioner bottle to allow all oils to properly mix. Drop a few drops of conditioner into your hands. Rub your hands together to create a lather and massage into your beard making sure to spread it around and massage down into the skin and root of hair follicle.
Rinse out thoroughly and pat dry with a towel.
BEARD CREAM, OILS & BALMS
After your refreshing shower and pat dry of your beard, it is time to moisturize those rebellious bristles of yours. Beard creams and oils do a great job at penetrating deep into your hair follicles and moisturizing right down to the core of the hair. It is import to refresh these oils to keep the hair soft and full of life. Beard balm will allow you to trap that moisturizing in all day and protect it from drying out from the environment, while also giving you hold again those straggler fly-away hairs.
BEARD OIL STEP 1:
Place a small amount of approximately 3-5 drops of oil in the palm of one hand.
BEARD CREAM STEP 1:
Get a fingertip of beard cream.
BEARD BALM STEP 1:
Press your fingernail into the balm and drag your finger forward, accumulating a fingernail sized amount of beard balm.
Transfer your fingernail amount of beard balm into the palm of your hand.
Rub your palms together with the beard oil, butter, or balm.
Rub and massage thoroughly into your all areas of your beard, making sure to really get right down to the skin and root of the hair follicle.
Brush your beard hair with a wide toothed comb a few times, from the bottom of your beard towards your ears in each direction, to brush all oil or beard butter evenly through your beard and into the skin. Yes, this will puff up your beard nice and and big, now take the fine tooth comb side and brush your beard down into a nice and neat style.
Just like your mom told you when you were a kid, “Don’t forget to wash your hands!” Rinse off all those access oils and then towel dry your hands. Now your ready to take on your day with a refreshed beard.