Tag Archive: shaving

Shave Union — Best razors, affordable prices

Shave Union — Best razors, affordable prices

If it isn’t already obvious, one of my main aims with Beard Care HQ is to connect everyone struggling with growing their beards out, with the information and products that can really help keep their beards looking sharp. The flip side of this is that the businesses out there offering beard care products are often smaller in size, sometimes even home-based businesses, and it’s really exciting for me to be able to help out both beard growers and these small businesses....
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Head shaving tips from a Buddhist monk

Head shaving tips from a Buddhist monk

I know I’ve already covered the topic of head shaving, but I thought it was worth re-visiting for the unique perspective that a friend of mine, a former buddhist monk for most of his life, brought to the topic. He and his wife (yes, he is married, which is why he is no longer officially a monk) run a small restaurant situated along a beautiful bay along Korea’s West Sea (A.K.A. the “Yellow Sea”), that I try to visit with my...
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Should I shave off my beard?

Beard growers will often face the question: Should I shave off my beard? Yes, I sometimes have had to shave off my beard, and I’m sure others have too. As much as we like to tease those that suddenly go clean-shaven, there are some real benefits to shaving it completely off from time to time. An underlying skin condition that really needs time to heal. Employment-related concerns in many fields (I once got hired as an extra in a historical re-enactment film...
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Should I shave my beard?

Should I shave my beard?

There comes a time in the life cycle of every beard where it’s owner starts wondering: Should I shave my beard? Don’t do it without trying these three things!   It’s true that about 50% of people have a serious facial hair growth deficiency by genetics, but before you do anything crazy, try these three things: Add a beard care product to your regime, particularly for longer beards. Been using nothing but beard balm? Mix it up by trying an oil before...
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