Boldbarber beard advice

A Men’s Guide for How to Fade a Beard

Creating a beard fade is not something most men think about when they first try to grow a beard – it’s just not really a consideration as most of our thoughts gravitate toward how the beard is going to grow and look. However, once they’ve grown a gorgeous set of facial hair, most men quickly realize the bear-to-hair fading problem. Put as simply as possible – if you don’t address the fading situation, there tends to be a serious gap on and around your sideburns where the beard and the scalp hair meet. If it’s not addressed with a fade…

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Beard Ornaments You Should Try on This Christmas

Beard ornaments are in style this year as they have been for quite some time. If you haven’t tried decorating your glorious facial hair with equally glorious Christmas decorations before, this is your year to try it out! And if you have done it before, below we’ll list several ideas that you may not have thought of. As for the skeptics, hopefully, by the end of this text, you will have realized how ridiculously awesome beard Christmas decorations actually are. Yes, they are preposterous, yes, they look so absurd that at first you may be stunned at how someone could…

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How to Dye My Beard White for Christmas?

Dying one’s hair is something a lot of women are used to but fewer men are familiar with it. The same goes for the long and tricky process of bleaching your hair. We’re nearing a time of the year, however, when knowing how to dye your beard white is a question some men start to ask. After all, sporting a nice white beard is a pretty cool thing for the Christmas period regardless of whether you’re an older gentleman that wants to role-play as Santa or whether you just want to do something weird and fun with your beard for…

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How to Make a Glitter Beard?

For the longest time glitter and beards were just not two things that used to go well together. Well, at least not outside of the drag queen world. For a lot of men, their beard was meant as a symbol for their masculinity, as something sacred almost. A glitter beard how-to article twenty years ago would have been met quite differently than it’d be today. Fortunately, times change. A lot of men today are secure enough in their manliness to know that figuring out how to make a glitter beard and then doing so is nothing more than just fun,…

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How to Decorate Your Beard for Christmas with Beard Lights?

Christmas is coming and even though there’s still a fair bit of time before it finally arrives, more and more people are starting to think about Christmas decorations. What can you do in addition to decorating a Christmas tree and putting something on your porch, however? Are there some interesting new trends that can help make you stand out at the Christmas party? Well, we’re glad you asked! Beard fairy lights have been growing in popularity in the last several years but they are about to go even bigger this holiday season if Instagram is any indication. Christmas fairy lights…

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What’s the Difference Between Aftershave and Cologne?

It’s still a common joke that women’s toiletries are too numerous and varying while men’s toiletries are just a soap and a shampoo. If you’re shaving regularly, however, or even if you’re just maintaining a good hygiene, you know that hasn’t been true for decades. In fact, there are so many men’s skincare products nowadays that a lot of people tend to get them confused. For example, what is the difference between aftershave and cologne? Let’s tackle some of the misconceptions that surround this comparison. What is aftershave? The benefits of aftershave products are quite important for anyone who shaves…

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Homemade Beard Balm Recipes

Discovering the wonders of beard balms is a glorious feeling, especially if you’ve gone for quite some time with a beard but without using either beard balm or beard oil. A good beard balm tends to make the whole experience of having a beard better in so many ways – your beard becomes softer and shinier, all skin irritations and itchiness go away, both the beard and skin become much better nourished and hydrated, and there’s even a pleasing glow that’s now accompanying your facial hair. Beard balms can be expensive too, however, especially if you want to buy and…

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How to Make Beard Butter: A Beard Butter Recipe

Tending for your beard might seem time-consuming at first. You have probably heard all about the different beard balms, oils, butters, trimming scissors, beard combs and brushes, and so on. Well, there is no need to worry about what all of those things are. Most are pretty easy to use, apply, and even to buy. In fact, let’s take a look at how to make beard butter yourself. This will allow you to give your beard that perfect shine without having to constantly buy commercial balms or butters. The Difference Between Beard Oil, Beard Balm, and Beard Butter First, let’s…

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How to Use Beard Wax for the Best Results?

Beards and mustaches have been in fashion for the last several years but the September-November period is when they rise to popularity the most. So, it’s perfectly normal for you to try some beard wax on our facial hair to style things up a bit. How to use beard wax for the best results, however? Before we start, beard and mustache wax products have a few different characteristics that you’ll need to keep in mind. Additionally, there are quite a few other beard-care products such as balms, butters, and oils, that people new to the niche often confuse with beard…

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Safety Razor vs. Cartridge Razor – What’s the Difference?

The safety razor vs cartridge razor comparison is one of the most popular and discussed topics in the world of shaving as both types of razors have a lot of different positives and unique characteristics. You have likely heard a lot of opinions on the subject but, hopefully, we’ll be able to shed some light on the whole debate for you and point you in the right direction for your particular needs and preferences. So, what’s the difference between these two razor types? Are safety razors better or are cartridge razors the way to go? What are safety razors? Let’s…

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