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

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

When you are grown 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? And...

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...

Why does my beard grow so slow?

Why does my beard grow so slow?

There is no doubt that growing a beard is a painfully slow process for many. Beard hair grows at a rate of about 0.38 mm per day. That is something that you cannot see and for many it feels like they are watching paint dry. One of the biggest factors of the perception...

Do beards protect from germs? A complete guide to beards and germs

Do beards protect from germs? A complete guide to beards and germs

Beards have been getting a pretty bad rap in recent years. There are many news outlets that have reported that our beards contain poo, bacteria, dirt, and our beards are dirtier than a dog’s fur. We just can’t get out of the way of a good germ/beard attack. In this...

Why does my beard itch after I trim it? The top 6 reasons

Why does my beard itch after I trim it? The top 6 reasons

Beard itch is something that plagues many a beard grower. It can happen while growing, while trimming, and can pop out of nowhere. One of the most annoying places it appears is after a good trim. There can be a variety of reasons why your beard mate itch after you...

Should you straighten your beard? Everything you need to know…

Should you straighten your beard? Everything you need to know…

Growing a beard is becoming more popular than ever. But when you think about growing a beard you don’t really think about it growing out in a really curly and unkempt way. As you are proceeding down your beard growing journey it becomes obvious that your beard is...

How to comb under chin [The definitive beard combing guide]

How to comb under chin [The definitive beard combing guide]

Combing your beard is a staple of beard ownership and management. Combing has a wide range of benefits for hair all over the face. But combing under your chin can give some extra benefits to the look of your beard, such as making it look fuller and less see-through....

Why does my beard hurt? 6 reasons your beard may be hurting

Why does my beard hurt? 6 reasons your beard may be hurting

Beards quite often have a load of issues that pop up as you are growing them. Whether that is a smelly beard, a forked beard, a patchy beard, or any other beard issue they can all be very upsetting. In this article we’re going to talk about all of the reasons why your...

Can beards smell? And other smelly beard questions

Can beards smell? And other smelly beard questions

While growing a beard, a beard owner will face a load of different problems. None is more embarrassing or obvious than a beard that smells. Beards can smell like a load of things, onions, vomit, smoke, and have musty overtones - sometimes all at the same time! It is...

12+ awesome beard dandruff home remedies

12+ awesome beard dandruff home remedies

When you are growing a beard there are a number of challenges that it can throw up for you. It can be itchy, patchy, and grow unevenly - but there's one aspect that can really get annoying and it can be hard to know where to start with it! The dreaded beard dandruff....

10 best beard conditioners [beyond oil and balm!]

10 best beard conditioners [beyond oil and balm!]

When you are growing a beard the best thing you can do is condition your beard regularly. There are a few ways to do this. You can use beard oil, you can use beard butter, you can use a beard balm - but dod you know that you can buy a dedicated conditioner too? While...

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!