Taking Care of Your Beard in Austin

It's the age of the beard! Hairy men celebrate, it's your day to hop in the game. Whether you want to enter your town's Kimbo Slice doppelganger contest or just get a new look, there are a couple beard grooming tips you should know. Check out the best ways to style your facial hair and get your beard in fighting shape.

Styling a Beard 101

  • Start with the Perfect Style - You can get the most out of your beard by growing a style that suits your face's shape. Rounder faces get a little length by growing a long beard while you lucky guys with square jaws would look great with close cut sides and a thick chin. Have a pointier face? Grow as long as you dare!
  • Wash it Often - Like your regular hair, you need to shampoo your facial hair. A clean beard not only looks better but also helps hair growth since it gets rid of dead skin. If your facial hair is generally itchy, giving it a wash can help with the itch.
  • Maintenance - Beards are back but looking like scraggly sure isn’t. Make sure it stays under control using a widetooth comb and getting regular neck trims.
  • Add Some Moisture - Another cause of itchy beards is dry skin. Maintain its hydration with beard balms or oils. The correct product can hook you up with style, de-frizzing and moisture all at once. The same works for mustache wax if your mustache could use a little structure.
  • Keep a Healthy Routine - To make sure your beard keeps growing well you need to put in the work on your lifestyle. Eat healthy food, get those zzz’s and exercise. Bada bing bada beard.

Sport Clips has Your Back

Not so sure about your beard trimming technique? Don’t worry about it, ‘cause our Guy-Smart Stylists can trim your neck between cuts. Sport Clip’s legendary hot steamed towel wrap will open up your pores to give your beard the growth you need. Best of all, you can walk right in without making an appointment. Get a complete MVP Experience or just a neck trim, whatever you like. It is your face, after all.