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It’s 2019, beards are popular right now. Some studies say it makes you more attractive. However, you need to groom it with the correct nutrients to give you a thicker and fuller beard. This is where beard oil comes in.
What is beard oil?
Beard oil is one of the most critical grooming product that any self-respecting gentleman should have in his grooming kit. In recent years, beard oil has gained a lot of popularity, and it has become one of the most sought-after male grooming products. The oil is made up of several carrier oils such as almond, jojoba, castor, and grapeseed. The quality of the product, depends on the oils which have been used in it. A beard oil is classified as of a higher quality, if it contains either of Argan Oil or Jojoba Oil. Facial hair is coarser than the hair on your head, so it needs moisturizing to prevent it from becoming brittle. There are a number of beard oil brands that you can use, varying in price & quality. The Bearded Gent provides varying scents of beard oils and contain both Jojoba & Argan oil within their blends.
What are the benefits of using beard oil?
It moisturizes hair follicles and the skin underneath
No one wants a dry and flaky-looking beard. It makes
your facial hair look very unsightly. Beard oil has been designed in such a manner that it hydrates your facial hair and prevents brittleness. Beardruff, just like dandruff, forms on your chin if you don’t supply it with the required nutrients. Well-groomed beards will look more controlled and healthy. By using beard oil, you can keep those annoying irritations, flakes, and beardruff at bay.
It can be used to replace aftershave
The essential oils contained in beard oil not only eliminate flakes and beardruff but also make your facial hair smell nice. There are a number of different fragrances available, just like aftershaves. The Bearded Gent has one of the most popular scents on the market, Vanilla & Mango Beard Oil. If you want to raise the bar on your beard grooming and smell fresh, then this is the oil you need. Scents such as Sweet Orange, Fresh Mint, Chocolate Orange, Coconut and more are also available.
It eliminates tangles and split ends
Growing long beard does not come easily to most people. You may have to battle with tangles and split ends, which can make your beard look horrible. A tangled beard can be hard to comb, but beard oil can be the answer to this. This oil has also been proved to fix scraggly or straw-like beards, so if you want to eliminate those unappealing tangles and split ends, then you may need to apply this oil regularly. The ingredients found in this oil will soften any unruly beard hair making your mane easy to manage.
It curbs irritation and itching
Itching and irritation are common problems experienced by most of us Bearded Gents. When your skin is dry, it’ll produce flakes that leave white specs on your beard. Beard oil contains essential oils that are rich in anti-inflammatory properties. Therefore it also acts as a remedy to that itch and irritation you get when you’re first growing a beard.
It is natural
Beard oil is formulated with natural ingredients. It is designed in a way that mimics natural oils produced by your skin, and this means that even if you have the most sensitive skin, you can still use it. There are usually no side effects from using beard oil. However, as it is produced using natural ingredients, always do a patch test.
If you are serious about growing a healthy and proper beard, then you need the right beard oil before anything else.
Don’t get on well with Beard Oil? Beard Balm is another option, find out about it here.