Lovely Beards' Blog For Distinguished Gentlemen

    Expert Interview Series: Kevin Kish of West Coast Shaving On Men's Health And Fashion

    Kevin Kish is a entrepreneur that specializes in customer relations. He is the Customer Service Manager of West Coast Shaving. To start, how did you first get interested in men's health and fashion accessories? What need did you perceive that you hoped to correct with West Coast Shaving? I first got interested in men’s health and fashion by searching for a better process of shaving than with a cartridge razor. This lead to the discovery of double edge razors and West Coast Shaving for a great source for luxury grooming products. With West Coast Shaving we hope to provide quality...

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    Keep These 5 Tips in Mind When Trimming Your Beard

    A full beard is an accomplishment for any man, but unchecked growth can leave you looking like a 19th century prospector. While regular grooming is important for any facial hair, you don’t need to obsess over it for hours every week. Adding simple products such as organic beard oil and shea butter beard balm to your daily regimen will make a huge difference. Here are five easy tips to keep your beard looking great. Facial Shape Is Important If you’re thinking of trimming your beard into a new design, you should pick a style that accentuates your facial structure. You...

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    Finding the Best Beard Style for Your Face Shape

    Not all beards are created equal. Your facial shape can greatly affect how certain beard styles will look. Another important factor is how you take care of your beard. Organic beard products, such as Lovely Beard's vanilla beard oil will help keep your beard looking healthy. To get the most out of your facial hair, you want to take into account the shape of your face so that you can grow your beard accordingly. Round Faces  For men with round faces, you generally want to accentuate the chin. Grow the hair out longer on the bottom while keeping in mind...

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    An Easy Road Map to the Beard of Your Dreams

    What’s your strategy when you decide to step up your facial hair game? Sure, you might be able to sprout a mustache, soul patch or goatee on a whim, but have you ever attempted to grow a truly epic beard? No matter if you’re growing things out to support your favorite hockey team during the playoffs or you’re just ready for a change, the look of your dreams is attainable if you keep these tips in mind. Let Things Grow Naturally  Once the hair starts sprouting out of your chin, you might be tempted to pick up a razor and...

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    Boost Your Early-Beard Patience with These 4 Techniques

    So you’ve made the decision to join the great beardsmen of history by putting down the trimmer and letting your five o’clock shadow bloom into a full-blown, natural proclamation of your manliness. Welcome to the club, you handsome devil.  Whether this is your first foray into the world of beardom or you’ve tried and failed in the past to let your follicles sprout, you know the early days of growing a new beard can be especially trying. Beard growth asks the most of men: exercising extreme patience while also overcoming self-doubt, fear, and severe itchiness. Will you rise to the...

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    The Truth About Beards and Job Interviews

    When you think of appropriate career paths for beardsmen, a few stereotypes might immediately come to mind.  There’s the brewmaster, a craftsman of ales best recognized by his round belly and frothy mustache. The classic, flannel shirt wearing lumberjack, made famous by Paul Bunyan. And then there’s the bearded lady, a circus spectacle and legend of Americana.  While those positions will always hold their places in the Hall of Bearded Fame, the truth today is that the beard has infiltrated nearly every corner of the American workforce. From doctors to teachers, chefs to tech innovators like Steve Jobs, bearded men...

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    The Ultimate Guide to Growing Your Best Beard

    There is always a period when a man with a beard shaves it off. This period does not last. He returns headlong to his beard. —Jean Cocteau When you take the time to grow a beard, you want it to look and feel its best. Bald patches, itchy skin, uneven trim lines, and other issues can crop up if you don't know how to take care of your beard. Fortunately, it's not a difficult process if you avail yourself of the right resources. Before you know it, you'll know exactly how to take care of your beard so it turns...

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    How to Determine the Right Beard for Your Face

    Most people only figure out the right beard for their face through extensive trial and error. You spend eight months growing a respectable Karl Marx-style get-up, only to have someone fling spare change into your coffee cup because they think you’re homeless.  Or, you keep things so high and tight that your beard looks less like the well-groomed mane of Ben Affleck and more like a patchy mess of hairy islands spread across your cheeks.   Determining the right beard for your face doesn’t have to be a guessing game. At Lovely Beards, we know there’s a beard out there...

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    Why Some Women Prefer to Date Guys With Beards

    Many women out there go absolutely crazy for a guy with a full beard. In fact, if you go on Tinder or any other dating app, chances are good you will see ladies stating they will only date a man if he has a beard. Here are just a few reasons why women find beards so sexy.  Beards Imply Patience To grow a full, thick beard, a guy needs to be patient. He needs to be willing to wait months for it to come in and use only the finest beard care products to take care of it. Many women...

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    How Your Beard May Be Making You More Attractive

    When it comes to what women like in a romantic partner, every woman is different. Some women may enjoy a man with some facial hair while others prefer the clean-shaven look. However, research suggests that perhaps women enjoy bearded men when they are looking for long-term relationships, meaning if you want something serious, then it might be time to invest in some beard grooming products.  The Study For a study that was published in the Journal of Evolutionary Biology, researchers took photographs of men when they had light stubble, heavy stubble and a full beard. The researchers gave these photos...

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    How to Remedy a Dry, Itchy Beard

    It is extremely satisfying to grow out a full beard. You are going to love the way you look, but some guys have to deal with dry, itchy facial hair. While annoying, there are ways you can manage the discomfort, and you can get some much needed help by using the best beard care products around. Wash and Condition In the same way you clean your hair with shampoo and conditioner, you need to wash your beard regularly. However, you should not use the same products you apply to the top of your head. Get soap and conditioner specifically designed...

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    Why Your Beard Is Beneficial for Your Health

    Your beard is more than just fashionable. It can be advantageous to your health. Take care of your beard using all natural beard balms, and you can be confident your beard will be taking care of you for some time to come. Trap Allergens Beards and moustaches serve as natural blockades against pollen and other allergens. These substances can be irritating if you breathe them in through your nose, but a beard stops them in their tracks. Block UV Rays You do need some sunlight to take in Vitamin D. However, too much sunlight can cause your skin to prematurely...

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