When we speak of facial hair, what comes first in our mind is our moustache and beards. They are the most conspicuous and more noticeable. The overall look and condition of your mustache and beard contributes much to your attractiveness and appeal to other people, especially with the opposite sex. With this, it is very important that you take care of your mustache and beard and keep it well-groomed, cleaned and maintained. In order for us to do this, we usually do a lot of stuff on it like shampooing, brushing and many other regimens. However, we always neglect to use other stuff such as the beard oil, beard balm and mustache wax to our beards and mustaches as we always think that these things are only optional. It has been a common misconception to many men that using these substances to our beards and mustaches are only optional. But the truth is, it is very important to use them as they help maintain and revitalize your mustache and beard and keep it on its most pristine form.
Now that you already knew how important using them for your mustache and beard health, you need to know now how to use them. Here are some steps on how to use beard oil, beard balm and mustache wax the correct way.
Your beard’s thickness and length determine the amount of beard oil your beard needs. Along with other kinds of oils, a little is already sufficient for your beard. 5-6 drops of beard oil a day is what an average beard needs to keep it healthier. So, we did the math and we found out that a single ounce bottle of beard oil will be your beard’s buddy of up to a hundred times or at least 3 months of regular use.
To use beard oil, put the required number of drops in your palm and spread it across your hands. Then, apply it the skin beneath your beard then to the beard itself. You can also use it for your mustache. It is recommended to apply it just after a shower, where the skin is still damp and warm. A damp and warm skin has open pores and the beard oil will be effectively absorbed by the skin.
Start by scraping a pea sized amount of balm using your fingernails. After which, place the balm into your hand and rub them against each other to soften it. Then start applying the balm from the side of your beard down to the rest of your beard while concentrating to the areas of your bears that is a bit hard to manage. Lastly, style and comb it using your brush or your fingers.
Just like the beard balm, you also need to scrape a pea sized amount of wax using your fingernails. Then place the scraped wax onto your fingertips and rub it against each other. Apply it starting from the center of your mustache while going farther to the edges. You can style your mustache while applying the wax.
There you go! Now you know how to groom your mustache and beard using a beard oil, beard balm and mustache wax. Flaunt your mustache and beard now!