This is the product for you if your goal is to give shine to your hair. This product not only passed our lab test, but also our testers were impressed by how soft and shiny it made their beards look. The hair was also easier to manage. 88% found their hair was much easier to comb after only a few drops.
British-based Dr Harris grooms royalty and the aristocracy in London's St James' since 1790. The brand's most notable reputation is its classic and clean gentlemanly scents. It shouldn't surprise then that its beard oils perform well and - adopting the brand’s Windsor scent (citruse, vetiver & black pepper - also smells like business. The soothing formula is great for anyone just starting to grow their beard.
Ritual's lightweight beard oil gives a non-greasy finish for a well-groomed appearance for any guy. It'll help stop your skin from going dry and — thanks to Sencha antioxidants — will hydrate your skin and your beard hair. Using Japanese Mint Oil, you're left feeling refreshed with softer facial hair and a natural, noticeable shine.
This light, non-greasy, lightweight formula can be used to nourish your beard. It gave 92% of our panel softer skin and hair. That's pretty good!
This dual-purpose facial and beard oil can double as a shave prep oil and a conditioning oil. It will keep your facial hair in top shape. A rich, vitamin-rich, deeply moisturizing blend of grape seed oils (known for its soothing and healing properties), jojoba and hazelnut oils, it provides a smooth glide when used with a razor. This oil is also a great styling aid to keep your bristles healthy and manageable. It is suitable for all skin types. This makes it the ideal product for anyone who has to alternate between rocking and clean-cut facial hair.
Perfect as a gift or as a bit of grooming indulgence, this premium beard oil from Acqua di Parma uses locally-sourced ingredients, including sweet almond and grape seed oils, to provide gently cleansed and tangle-free beard. Use daily for best results.
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.
This is because a man's beard should be kept trimmed. Groomed. Must be trimmed regularly. Beards require more than just being trimmed and groomed. You need to hydrate your beard. The best facial oil will do just that. It'll also smell good, shape your facial hair, control flyaways, prevent you from "beardruff" and protect you.
This beard oil is ideal for guys worried about excess greasiness in their product. It's fast-absorbing and won't leave your beard slick after use. Your hair will feel soft after application and your skin will be softer. Using natural oils, Murdock London's bear doil uses an 'ultra-nourishing' blend to hydrate dry hairs and to enhance shine without excess grease. The pump bottle is a nice touch, too — meaning a mess-free application is guaranteed. "A little goes a long way and it smells Devine! A must have for all beard wearers," said one customer on Look Fantastic.
You want a silky smooth finish? This is the one. The reparative serum contains silk protein, avocado oils and aloe vera. It will leave your skin in pristine condition. Our panel reported that facial hair felt more soft after just a few uses, while 92% of them said it left no sticky residue.
This Danish brand is committed to the growth and maintenance of great facial hair. Its signature oil for beards (which isn't just a beard oils, but more about that later), took over a whole year to develop. It leaves bristles moisturized and fuller-bodied for upto 72 hours. It's further powered by two nutrient rich ingredients: limnanthes oil seed oil, which softens dry, coarse hair by coating it and sealing in hydration. NaturePep amaranth is a patent ingredient that actively thickens the facial hairs (11.3 percent thicker after only three application). It is a serum-like texture and moisturizes the hair from the inside. This results in a more youthful-looking mane. Copenhagen Grooming has a loyalty program. This means that the more stock you have, the less expensive it is.
Full of nourishing ingredients like almond oil and vitamin E, Tom Ford's beard oil comes in three of his most popular fragrances. We especially like the Neroli Portofino but the Oud Wood and Tobacco Vanille both have that moreish quality that all good fragrances do.
L'Oreal is the best choice for long beards, as they may need some assistance with brushing. L'Oreal beard oil was praised by all our testers for making their beards easier and taming any unruly hairs.
So you decided to grow one. Or perhaps you've just recently grown one. Or maybe your beard has been around so long that it's hard to remember the first time you embraced your facial hair. No matter how many years you have it, one thing remains constant: Your beard must be oiled. You need the best oil.
Made with a fresh blend of woodsy essential oils, this beard oil absorbs quickly and easily to soften your hair while soothing the skin underneath the beard. Exfoliating Salicylic Acid gently removes dry skin cells to prevent dandruff, with a lasting scent of Cedarwood, Sandalwood and Eucalyptus.
It is packed with vitamin rich oils like grapeseed, jojoba, and grapeseed. This product can be used to give your moustache or beard a hydrating boost or prep before shaving. This product not only scored high marks in our lab testing for softening hair, but also 80% of test subjects were impressed with its effectiveness as a shaving cream and the fresh, clean scent.
Haeckels has a long history of creating signature formulations that are marine-based. This is due to the brand's success and concern for the Kent coast, where it was founded. It contains seaweed extract, vitamin E and is known for its famous conditioning beard oil. It's best for longer beards. Neroli oil can also be used as an antibacterial and antibiotic.
Using shea butter and Argan oil, this fast-acting beard oil helps you fight frizz and dryness in your beard. The added bonus is that it nourishes the skin underneath your beard hair for added comfort. "This beard oil has a nice and subtle smell, which keeps your beard feeling hydrated and soft. Using it in the mornings and can definitely tell that my beard stays softer for longer, as well as looking healthier," said one customer of the beard oil, which is never tested on animals and is suitable for vegetarians.
You can use this vegan and organic option from head to foot to alleviate any dryness. 86% of the testers who tested it said that it absorbed quickly leaving their skin and hair feeling softer and smoother. Although it was a great moisturizer, 79% of testers still felt it was too light and 71% didn't feel any greasiness.
This luxuriously-textured, but not greasy, beard oil is the most popular in the U.S. It has a light, pleasant scent of essential oils and botanicals which gives off an uplifting, green, and fresh aroma. It also promotes healthy-beard glow. It is fast-absorbing without leaving any oily residue. It also contains Kalahari melons oil and marula oils, which are both high in fatty acids. They have been proven to soften and smoothen hair. To protect against damage by free radicals, powerful antioxidants are Brown algae and carrot root extract. Vitamin E boosts hydration. Plum oil softens dry and damaged facial hairs.
Whether you have short stubble or a lengthly beard, taking care of the skin underneath is vital. Although the packaging may look like a miniature bottle of whisky, the liquid inside left 86% of our testers with softer-feeling skin, all while leaving a woody scent behind.