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Posted on 27 October 2016

Which are the best mens facial beards for fall?

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Finding the best types of facial beards can be frustrating, especially since there are so many of them and each one does come with its own unique set of benefits! However, if you are unsure which one is the right one for you then you are in the right place as we are here to help you find the best men's facial beards for fall!

Van Dike

This one is more refined and it does require you to shape your bread very often. However, the look it has and the overall appeal makes it one of the most interesting men's facial beards for fall. You should give it a try, Johnny Depp has one and it looks great!

How to: 

  1. Start with a clean-shaven face. ...
  2. Apply shaving cream. ...
  3. Make a circle beard. ...
  4. Rinse off your face. ...
  5. Create a neat goatee. ...
  6. Disconnect your mustache from your chin beard. ...
  7. Trim your mustache using scissors or an electric razor. ...
  8. Wash your face again

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Long Stubble Beard

The long stubble is pretty easy to achieve and it might not require a lot of effort to begin with. It’s really easy to use and the results do pay off quite a bit here, which is great. This does require you to leave your beard as is for 2 weeks before you start shaping it though, so you might have to deal with a messy beard at first. There’s also a medium stubble if you want to avoid having one which is too large.

How to: 

  1. Stop shaving. Let your stubble grow to the point of being a short beard. ...
  2. Use a long setting on your hair trimmer. Start with a slightly longer setting on your trimmer such as a 4. ...
  3. Shorten in increments. ...
  4. Clean the edges

Long Stubble Beard

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Imperial Beard

The imperial is quite an intriguing, refined one and it works amazingly well to be honest. The value is nothing short of amazing but the downside is that sporting and creating this look requires a lot of work. You also need to maintain it properly. If you get past all of this, you will see that this is maybe one of the best men's facial beards for fall!

Imperial Beard

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Garibaldi Beard

It does seem very different, but the reason here is that your beard needs to have around 20 cm in order for you to have this style. It might not be the easiest one to sport here, but the results will be great so you should consider giving it a shot.

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Friendly Mutton Chops

The mutton chops on the sides are a pleasure for sure and you do get a very good return on investment for that reason alone. It’s easy to maintain when compared to others and visually it can be a sheer delight!

How to: 

allow sideburns grow to the corners of your mouth, at the same time allowing the moustache to grow,too. Allow the two to connected to each other. Then, terminate part of the sideburns by drawing an imaginary vertical line defined at each corner of the mouth.

Friendly Mutton Chops

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Extended goatee

A simple goatee can be one of the most interesting men's facial beards for fall, but an extended goatee can help you take everything to the next level.

How to: 

Step # 1

The best way to start your goatee is grow a somewhat fuller beard, about one week´s growth, and then when your facial hair is nice and thick, you can work on shaping your goatee.

Step # 2

Run the comb through the beard, so that there are no curled hair. Now, attach a comb of your desired length to your trimmer and trim your beard to give you an even cut.

Step # 3

This step is very important since it is about deciding on the outline of your goatee. I usually follow the angle of my mustache which tells me how wide I should keep the goatee on my chin.

If you choose to have a goatee without mustache, then you are free to make the outline as it suits you.

Step # 4

Now we will start defining the outline of the goatee. In order to this, we can use the our timmer without the guard or any normal razor.

Start from your neck by making small cuts, the size of the trimmer width, to get an idea of how your goatee will take shape. I would suggest the outline on the neck to be about an inch above the adam´s apple or if you are not too sure where you want your goatee to start, make it a bit lower. It´s always easier to take more off, if need be.

Step # 5

Repeat the same on your cheeks, using your trimmer. Now, you can clearly see the outline on the neck as well as on your cheeks. If you are happy with the results, move on to the next step.

If you feel you want to make it narrower on the chin, make another outline a bit more inwards.

Step # 6

By this stage, you have your outline sorted, so it´s time to shave the area of your skin which is to remain clean shaven. In my learning days, I would use some shaving cream to prepare my skin for shaving but I soon realized that it´s far better to use a clear shaving gel, so that I can see the edge of my goatee when I am getting close to my hair line.

A very important piece of advice is that when you are shaving close to the definition line of your goatee, never shave inwards towards the goatee. You skin is soft and slippery at this stage and the razor can easily cut more than what you would have wanted to. I always put the razor on the border line and shave away from the line.

The above point becomes even more important if you are using an open comb safety razor as these razor tend to be more aggressive and you may end up going too far if done in a hurry.

If I shave the neck, I move the razor vertically downwards and if I shave the chin area, I shave away towards my ears. Can´t tell you how many times I have ended up with a weird looking goatee due to a simple slip of razor resulting in cutting too much on one side.

Step # 7

Make sure that you occasionally step away from the mirror and check your trim from a distance as well as close up.

Step # 8

This step is very obvious for the purposes of completing the process. Wash your face and clean all the tiny bits of hair from it as well as the ones stuck inside your goatee.

Extended Goatee

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Circle beard

It does require quite a bit of maintenance but it looks great and it does provide you with a wide array of styles that you can choose from. You should check it out as it looks great and it suits just about any suit with the utmost perfection.

How to: 

Shape all corners to get a smooth round circle that attaches the goatee. To do this kind of process you need to have a precise trimmer. You can also trim the beard to a length you desire by holding the trimming machine at a consistent angle. Finally, take a look at you shave using a mirror.

Circle Beard

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All these styles showcase one of the best men's facial beards for fall. You can give them a shot if you want as the results are very good. Keep in mind that you can always experiment with new styles if you want, but these are usually tried and tested so they will provide a good value!

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