How To Maintain Your Bushy Beard

—Urban Beardsman

Are you growing out that beard, trying to have it reach epic proportions? We support that goal, amigo! But are you prepared with a solid grooming routine to keep that bushy masterpiece in check? GQ is here with some pointers on how to maintain your epic beard.

Brush it out

This is a pretty basic step that most beardsman already know, but it’s worth reiterating – the longer your beard, the more likely you are to experience tangles. What kind of brush does GQ recommend you use to comb out the tangles and keep your face sweater looking its best? A Beardbrand boar’s hair brush, of course!

Keep it clean

The longer that beard, the more area you have to keep clean. That’s why a solid beard wash is a must to ensure that your facial hair stays unencumbered by build up that undoubtedly will occur as you sweat, expose your face to the elements, and go about your daily routine.

Condition it

This one might be overlooked by a lot of beardsmen, but it’s an important one. Keeping it clean isn’t enough – you have to make sure that beard stays hydrated and soft. Have you gotten your hands on a beard softener yet? If not, we’ve got you covered with some of our top-notch Beardbrand Beard Softener.

Invest in some SPF

While your beard certainly helps block UV rays, some can still penetrate below the beard. And let’s not forget about the rest of your face that is still exposed to the sun. Using a moisturizer with built in SPF is a good idea to protect yourself and keep your skin looking its best.

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