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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!

Our recent blog posts

Is Vaseline good for beard growth? The insider facts!

Is Vaseline good for beard growth? The insider facts!

Vaseline is an American brand of petroleum jelly-based products. It is owned by the British-Dutch company Unilever. It is regularly used for skin conditions that are associated by tissue dehydration and smaller pots are used to protect against chapped lips and dryness...

Why does my beard turn orange? [The Science]

Why does my beard turn orange? [The Science]

It’s a common site in bearded men. Where the person has dark-haired hair and a bright orange beard. But what causes this person’s beard to turn orange? It could be that you are considering growing a beard but you are not sure what colour it will turn out. You see,...

Why is beard hair so wiry? [Let’s look at the SCIENCE]

Why is beard hair so wiry? [Let’s look at the SCIENCE]

At some point in every bearded person is beard journey we ask ourselves this exact question: why is beard hair so wiry? It normally occurs when we are looking at our beard in the mirror and we see that is just so different to head hair – and perhaps it is one of our...

How can I protect my beard while sleeping? 5 options

How can I protect my beard while sleeping? 5 options

During your waking hours as you are growing a beard there is so much thought and preparation that goes into maintaining it and keeping it looking good. Whether that is beard oil, beard balm, or other Beard products we are constantly aware of what our beard is doing...

Best beard wrap for sleeping? [Comparison full guide]

Best beard wrap for sleeping? [Comparison full guide]

You may have seen that beard wraps (also called beard bandannas, beard durags, beard bonnets, beard guards, and beard rags) have become increasingly popular for men to wear while they are sleeping. There are many great reasons for why you would want to wear a beard...

Can I train my beard to grow down? 6 awesome options

Can I train my beard to grow down? 6 awesome options

Beards can grow in a load of different directions. You may have first noticed the direction of your beard growth while shaving. When your hair is short touch the hair to try to work out which direction the growth is. It can be frustrating when your beard is just not...

Beard cowlick – the ultimate guide

Beard cowlick – the ultimate guide

A beard cowlick is something that is very difficult and annoying to deal with. Having a spiral in your beard and a pattern of growth fixed in a circular form quickly ruins the lines and shape of a beard. Perhaps you have tried shaving off, dousing it in all sorts of...

Is baby oil good for your beard? [and other alternatives]

Is baby oil good for your beard? [and other alternatives]

You may have wondered if baby oil is a suitable alternative to beard oil. You may be thinking this because of the relative price of beard oil compared to baby oil or perhaps you just have a ton of baby oil leftover in your bathroom cabinet that you want to use up....

Are beards uncomfortable? [every stage explained]

Are beards uncomfortable? [every stage explained]

As an outsider looking in having hair on your face could seem like a really annoying thing. We all know the experience of having a stray hair on your cheek or in your mouth. It’s incredibly annoying – so does that mean having hair constantly on your face is just as...

How late can beards come in? [with videos]

How late can beards come in? [with videos]

When you are waiting for your beard to grow it can be incredibly frustrating. You see, everyone’s beard growing journey is different and it depends on a variety of factors as to whether or not your beard grows when you are younger or if you have to wait into your mid...

How to remove a beard permanently naturally [A complete guide]

How to remove a beard permanently naturally [A complete guide]

Even though at beard growing pro we absolutely love beards there is no date that a lot of men hate having beards and detest having to shave regularly. I think one of the issues being that it is just so relentless. If you are trying to keep your face free of facial...

Is it bad to rub your beard? How to stop it!

Is it bad to rub your beard? How to stop it!

When you are growning a beard it is natural to touch and pull at it as it is growing. In fact, pulling at your beard is a more common thing to do when you have a really long beard. But ultimate question is; is it bad to rub your beard? Is it bad to pull your beard?...

Where to shave when growing a beard – with pictures

Where to shave when growing a beard – with pictures

When you are growing a beard – especially in the early days – you want to make sure that your beard is looking as good and as clean as possible. There are plenty of awkward beard stages but you can minimise your ruggedness by keeping the lines of the beard trimmed up...

Do I use Beard Oil before or after straightening? [FACTS]

Do I use Beard Oil before or after straightening? [FACTS]

As you are growing a beard you will become increasingly aware of how curly and bushy natural beards grow. No matter how much Beard oil, beard balm, or Beard wax you use it never seems to be enough to completely control your hair. That is where beard straighteners can...

A complete guide to asymmetrical beard growth

A complete guide to asymmetrical beard growth

As you are growing out your beard you may become increasingly concerned about the asymmetry of your beard growth. I just want to let you know up front that asymmetrical beard growth is completely normal. As you are growing a beard, in the initial stages you are...

What does having a beard symbolize? [What religion and science says]

What does having a beard symbolize? [What religion and science says]

When you are thinking about growing a beard one of the first things you worry about is – what is this going to say about me to the people around me? There is no doubt that beards can be perceived as either good or bad things depending on who you talk to. My beard has...

Can you grow a beard at 16? Everything you need to know

Can you grow a beard at 16? Everything you need to know

As you are waiting for puberty to take control of your facial hair it can be a very frustrating time. When I was about 13 or so I just couldn’t wait to shave. The fuzz on my cheeks and upper lip never seemed to turn into anything substantial – all I had to do was...

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!