How Do You Groom Your Beard Properly?
How does one groom his beard?
First things first, if you have a beard and you want to groom it properly then here are some of the things you must do to be able to give it its much needed attention. First thing you must do to make sure that your hairs are facing in the same direction and are at their maximum height is to get a comb and ensure to comb your hair towards its hair growth direction. After you are done trimming your beard, you can now decide on how you want your beard to look like for this particular day.
Make sure that you do regular shaving of your beard and make sure to include the neck and cheeks that are exposed. Make sure that you wash off what is left of your shaving cream then afterwards, slightly wet your beard. Afterwards, decide on how much hair you want to trim then after that make sure that the hair length selector is positioned correctly. If you are one of those who are not yet that familiar with a trimmer’s functionality, then it is advisable that you initially choose a longer hair setting so as to avoid cutting off too much of your beard’s hair.
How do you do trimming of your beard’s length?
Before you go start trimming your beard, make sure that you have properly secured the trimmer’s guard attachment then turn the trimmer so as to avoid the cutting unit’s front facing you. Begin the trimming below your chin, then follow the direction of your jaw line, then trim in an upward motion your ears and upper beard line. Do make sure that the trimmer guard attachment is able to follow your face’s contours. You are given the option to trim your beard with the direction of your beard hairs’ growth or against it, whichever direction you actually want.
What is the importance of defining your beard line?
Beard lines can be defined by removing the trimmer’s guard attachment first; then, you vertically hold your trimmer to make sure that its cutting blades are now facing towards you. By lightly placing the cutting blades on your skin, you can immediately start trimming the edge of your beard line by starting at your preferred location and using whatever motion suits you best.
How is the beard tapered and thinned?
By using a small comb of your choice or a styling comb to hold the hairs of your beard and by removing the trimmer’s guard attachment, you can actually taper and thin your beard. Then start moving the trimming unit following the length and direction of the styling comb or small comb and make sure to hold the trimming unit horizontally and the cutting unit is not facing towards you.