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The one inch beard: A complete guide!

The one inch beard: A complete guide!

The one inch beard is a fantastic length which allows you to have a full beard but without the maintenance and hassle of having a much longer beard. For most people a 1 inch beard is completely achievable. It is normally about two months of growing to get to about 1...

How do I get my beard to lay down? 12 simple options

How do I get my beard to lay down? 12 simple options

As you are growing a beard and it gets longer and longer you start noticing all of the hairs poking out from your face. Hang on a minute… All of the photos and Instagram shots that are looking at have perfectly flat beards – how do I get that? You may be asking...

When does beard oil expire? [The Ultimate Guide]

When does beard oil expire? [The Ultimate Guide]

Beard oil is something that every single bearded person has bought at some point. Sometimes, you can get a little bit carried away and you can buy a whole range of different beard oil is to try them out. Or, maybe, you just forget about your Beard oil as it sits in...

How do I stop my beard from breaking? Simple FIXES!

How do I stop my beard from breaking? Simple FIXES!

As your beard hair gets longer you may notice that it is harder and harder to properly condition and maintain your hair. Stopping your beard from breaking is something that is easy to achieve with a simple beard maintenance routine and the right products. Over the...

My beard has split ends – the quick, easy fixes!

My beard has split ends – the quick, easy fixes!

Split ends when the ends of your beard are frayed and resemble a split rope. The causes of beard split ends include a dry beard, poorly conditioned beards as well as environmental conditions such as dry heat, UV rays, and wind. You can also create split ends by over...

How to keep beard hairs from sticking out [Ultimate guide]

How to keep beard hairs from sticking out [Ultimate guide]

As your beard gets longer and longer it gets harder to maintain the shape and style of the beard. There are so many reasons why your beard hair can quickly become out of shape on your face and why the individual hairs may not be behaving themselves. Beard hairs can...

Beard Growing Pro - Andy Stapleton

Hello and welcome to Beard Growing Pro!

I am the founder of beard growing pro and I welcome you to my site! To find out more about us head over to our about us page. We will help you throughout your beard growing journey – from the best beard styles for men to the latest in beard designs! Maybe you are working out the pros and cons of beard vs no beard. Or perhaps, you are looking for the best way to style your beard – such as a beard fade or a distinctive style!

I want to share with the world my experience, tips and methods for growing a fabulous beard.

A beard that you are proud of. A style and look that you can call your own!

Take a moment to check out our blog and browse the site. If you are looking for something specific feel free to use the search bar at the top of the page!

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Can you have a facial with a beard?

Can you have a facial with a beard?

Facial treatments are incredibly popular with almost every person. Whether you are looking for a facial to pamper yourself, relax, or you want a facial for a special occasion there are plenty of reasons to indulge. However, for people with a big beard the idea of...

Can you scuba dive with a beard? Make it a breeze!

Can you scuba dive with a beard? Make it a breeze!

Scuba diving is one of my favorite hobbies. I have been scuba diving for about 10 years and I am an advanced open water SCUBA diver. When I first started scuba diving I did not have a beard. I was able to get a really nice seal between the skirt of my mask and my face...

How to tame a short beard [The Ultimate Guide]

How to tame a short beard [The Ultimate Guide]

Just because you have a short beard doesn’t mean that you can’t keep it looking tidy and clean. Having a short beard doesn’t mean that it can’t be impactful and defined just like a longer beard. The issue is that sometimes a short beard is much harder to control than...

Why does my beard shed? The little-known reasons!

Why does my beard shed? The little-known reasons!

As your beard gets longer and longer it is common to notice hairs shedding. In the early stages of growing a beard you don’t notice the amount of hair that you lose because the hairs are so short. As the hair gets longer you may start to notice a ton of hairs in the...

Should you straighten your beard before trimming?

Should you straighten your beard before trimming?

Straightening your beard is a regular occurrence and is part of a well-considered beard maintenance and grooming regime. However, is there a time where you shouldn’t straighten your beard? For example, should you straighten your beard before trimming? Will...

Does the beard straightening comb work? Insider tips!

Does the beard straightening comb work? Insider tips!

There are many men in the world who use Beard straightening comb is to add the extra level of style and perfection to their beard. Once your beard reaches a certain length it is very tempting to buy beard straighteners or use other sorts of heat treatment to tame the...

The one inch beard: A complete guide!

The one inch beard: A complete guide!

The one inch beard is a fantastic length which allows you to have a full beard but without the maintenance and hassle of having a much longer beard. For most people a 1 inch beard is completely achievable. It is normally about two months of growing to get to about 1...

Can a white beard be reversed? The surprising science!

Can a white beard be reversed? The surprising science!

Greying and whitening of the hair is considered a natural part of ageing. I have started to see grey hairs in my beard at the age of about 35. They are getting more and more as time goes on and this is a familiar trait for many bearded men. Interestingly, the actual...

Do beards get darker with age?

Do beards get darker with age?

If you are in the early stages of growing your beard you may be wondering: do beards get darker with age? It can be a very painful and long process watching your beard grow. In fact, if you open only recently started puberty beards grow much later in the puberty cycle...

Why is my beard spiky? + Simple fixes

Why is my beard spiky? + Simple fixes

As you are growing your beard you may find that it is very spiky. The spiky nurse comes from a range of issues and properties of the beard but it is normally your significant other who notices how spiky your beard is. Beard hairs are strong and thick and can easily...

How do I get my beard to lay down? 12 simple options

How do I get my beard to lay down? 12 simple options

As you are growing a beard and it gets longer and longer you start noticing all of the hairs poking out from your face. Hang on a minute… All of the photos and Instagram shots that are looking at have perfectly flat beards – how do I get that? You may be asking...

Beard dry even with oil? Try these simple solutions!

Beard dry even with oil? Try these simple solutions!

Everyone’s beard is different. This means that even the best advice on Internet one work for some people. There are some fantastic blogs which recommend using every type of product under the sun. However, pretty much every beard owner uses beard oil during their daily...

Is it OK to dye your beard? Busting the myths!

Is it OK to dye your beard? Busting the myths!

Once your beard gets to a certain length you start to notice all sorts of colours in it. Personally, I have orange, grey, light brown, dark brown, and black beard hairs. Sometimes you just feel like you want to cover up some of those colours. Perhaps, you are greying...

How can I naturally darken my beard?

How can I naturally darken my beard?

Naturally darkening a beard is a fantastic way to achieve a number of ideal beard goals. For example a darker beard looks thicker and fuller, less wiry, and you can see through it less. The thing is that not everyone has a thick dark beard naturally. In this article...

How can I reduce the thickness of my beard? Easy tips

How can I reduce the thickness of my beard? Easy tips

Many people struggle with the production of a thick beard. So, I think you should consider yourself one of the lucky beard growers as your beard needs a reduction in thickness. Reducing the thickness of your beard will require you to learn how to trim and thin out...

Can you put hair conditioner on your beard?

Can you put hair conditioner on your beard?

When we start growing a beard it is tempting to try to use the ingredients and products that we already have to hand to clean and wash your beard. Nearly everyone shower already has hair shampoo and hair conditioner and for a while it seems reasonable to assume that...

How to tame a frizzy beard? 5+ simple fixes

How to tame a frizzy beard? 5+ simple fixes

As you start to grow your beard you may notice that it becomes frizzy. It is hard to work out exactly what is causing this frizzy appearance. There are many different types of frizzy that can happen in your beard. There are also terms including kinky, crimped, wiry,...

How to make your beard less prickly in a flash!

How to make your beard less prickly in a flash!

Sometimes beards get prickly. It is normally when a partner or girlfriend starts noticing scratching on their face as you are kissing or hugging. In the early stages of growth beards are very prickly if you touch them. There’s a range of reasons why your beard may be...

Beard growing pro - old man's beard

Whatever your beard dreams consist of we are here to help you, guide you and be as helpful as possible. Are you looking for a new beard design? Are you looking for the latest beard fashion? Are you like me and going bald and need a new look – a beard is an ultimate way to change up for style! check out our blog for more answers to your burning questions!

 We know what it is like to struggle to find awesome answers to questions about facial hair. There is so much rubbish advice on the internet that we wanted a place where bearded people could find answers from professionals and from first hand experience!

Here at Beard Growing Pro, we are here to help you with all of your beardy questions!