Scotch Porter serum is lightweight and gentle on the beard. It contains avocado and Jojoba Seed Oils, so your hair will glow without feeling weighed-down.
Horace, the French grooming brand is accessible and inclusive. Horace has raised its beard maintenance game. It has three new styles to replace its generic beard oil. There's the Havana-scented Tobacco & Vanilla scent, Patchouli & Cedar's woody base, and our favorite, a citrus/aromatic that brings back memories of the lemon orchards in Southern Italy. This oil is made with 99 per cent natural ingredients and designed to soften the skin while nourishing the whiskers. Jamaican black Castor oil adds volume and suppleness to the beard, while sweet almond oils hydrates and gives it shine. Vitamin E-rich argan oil moisturizes the skin. Grapeseed oil has anti-inflammatory qualities to reduce itching, inflammation, and redness. Vegan-friendly, free of alcohol, silicone, parabens, and mineral oil.
It contains avocado, jojoba, and sweet almond oils, which we love as nourishing ingredients. Our winner also scored high marks in the lab for its ability to smoothen hair. Additionally, 93% of the panel agreed that it had a lasting softening effect that lasted all day. 79% said it helps with itching, while 93% said it is easier to manage and style facial hair.
A good beard trimmer is not the only thing that is essential. Beard oil is also important for all men, regardless of how short or long their stubble. Beard oils that are rich in nourishing ingredients (often a mixture of natural oils) are the best. They quickly absorb into the skin and hair and can help to ground any flyaways, depending on how long your beard is. Some oils are more difficult to manage than others, which is a good thing for those with a thick beard.
Multifunctionality: Beard oils can be used as pre-shave lubricants or post-shave nourishment. They can also be used as standalone moisturizers to help dry skin stay hydrated.
There are five oil derivatives commonly used as the base in a beard oil: coconut, olive, sunflower, jojoba and argan. The antioxidants and vitamins in each promote healthier hair follicles and skin beneath, which could well harness conditions more conducive to facial hair growth. But don't be fooled into thinking these are magical elixirs that'll transform lacklustre chin hairs into Viking-esque locks – bottled beard transplants, these are not.
A hot oil treatment is a mega nourisher for your beard, and feels like a soothing barbershop experience. You heat it up, then wear it for 15-20 minutes after warming the skin and whiskers. Then, after rinsing, you have instantly softer scruff. Proraso’s product helps open the pores and extract the natural oils in your skin, working in tandem with those oils to give you this once-weekly boost.
Adam Grooming Atelier's beard oil is formulated with ingredients that have been proven to be beneficial for both hair and skin. It softens and conditions beard hairs that are particularly dry or brittle. It was developed with Adam's team, and is enriched with a mix of signature essential oils. This oil promotes healthy hair growth, and soothes any flaky, dry, or irritated skin. The all-natural styling product, which is vegan-friendly and contains no silicone or paraben, is made with natural botanicals and is intended to shape, sculpt, and define your hair. Grapeseed oil (a natural sealant) moisturises and locks hydration within the hair follicles, guaranteeing a beard that stays manageable and soft, day-through-to-night. Wild pine soothes dry skin beneath the beard and reduces itching and inflammation. Cedarwood regulates oil production and protects against environmental pollutants. This woody scent has a lift of clary sage, pine.
Scotch Porter's serum, which is light and has a sweet and woody scent, is great for people who hate using products on their beards. This serum contains avocado and jojoba oil oils which will leave your hair shiny without feeling heavy.
Each person's application frequency will vary. You should apply the oil once in the morning and then again as needed. A dirty or wet beard won't absorb the oil well. Oil that you apply before going to bed can soak into your pillow.
For wild and crazy whiskers to be managed, you need coaching and conditioning. An essential oil blend will work. The essential oils should be strong enough to control your strays, but light enough to penetrate the hair quickly and prevent any greasiness.
When you do use it, we’d suggest washing your beard with a beard shampoo — like this 2-in-1 beard shampoo and conditioner from Bulldog — that’s better suited for coarse hair than regular shampoo. Towel or blow-dry it, depending on how thick it is and apply the beard oil as per the instructions on the bottle. Comb it through or work it in with your fingers and smooth the beard down to finish it off.
You can control even the most wild whiskers. Your beard needs to be groomed and conditioned. It is best to use a dense mixture of essential oils. It should be heavy enough to prevent stray hairs, but light enough to absorb quickly into hair.
STMNT's beard oil was created for those who want to make a big statement. The beard oil's potent botanical formula will add shine to your hair and make it look well-groomed. The citrus scent will also attract the right kind attention.
Beard oil serves multiple purposes. It moisturizes and hydrates the skin and softens whiskers. Natural ingredients such as cedar oil, sage or citrus can also make it fragrant.
Kiehl’s beard oil has essential oils to nourish your skin. Salicylic acid is also included, which helps prevent dandruff. High marks are also given to the scent which includes sandalwood, cedarwood, eucalyptus and cedarwood.
V76's strengths include size, sillage, as well as absorbency. Its oil is two times larger than that of most rivals (2 oz. Its oil is double the size than most competitors (2 oz. A blue cedar scent lingers long and soothes the senses, and lastly, this castor-safflower-olive-jojoba oil blend soaks into your skin and facial hair quickly, so that it doesn't weigh you down.
This oils are a blend of grape seed oil, argan, jojoba and grape seed. They also contain oils of rosemary, clary Sage, juniperberry, clary sap, and juniper. Brothers Artisan sells four scented "grooming oil" products that are great for a variety of skin-care and nourishing tasks.
Pairing with a Butter, balm, or wax will lock in the oil, deep condition your hair, and give your beard a fuller, more structured appearance.
To lock in the oil, condition your beard, give it a fuller look, and to deepen its texture, we recommend using a Butter, Balm, or Wax.
Additionally, beard oil also tends to be scented, leaving your goatee/mutton chops/lumberjack/moustache/soul patch smelling good all day. "Booze and Baccy Beard Oil" by Ricki Hal and Captain Fawcett contains "base notes of honeyed fresh tobacco leaves, piney aromatic frankincenses, maple-like and oak moss, as well as warm exotic vanilla beans, with mid notes of fresh hops.