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February 29, 2024

The Beard Growth Blueprint

The Beard Growth Blueprint

Welcome to the exclusive club of beard aspirants! You've seen the likes of actors and musicians flaunting their flawless beards and thought, "Why not me?" Well, growing a beard might feel like waiting for a pot to boil, but with the right approach, you can speed up the process. And no, we're not talking about any mystical beard-growing chants!

1. The Myth of Shaving for Growth:

Let's bust a myth right off the bat: shaving does not make your beard grow faster or thicker. That's like expecting your lawn to turn into a jungle just because you trimmed it. Your beard grows about a quarter of an inch per month, whether you shave or not.

2. Nourish Your Whiskers:

Your beard is like a pet – it needs care and nourishment. A good diet high in protein (think meats, nuts, eggs) is like a superfood for your beard. It boosts keratin production, leading to stronger and potentially shinier facial hair.

3. Exercise and Rest:

Here's a combo you didn't see coming: hitting the gym and hitting the sack. Regular exercise boosts blood flow, while adequate rest lets your body recharge. Both are crucial for maintaining the systems that stimulate hair growth.

4. Beard Care Essentials:

Consider beard oil your beard's best buddy. It keeps the skin underneath happy and your beard soft. In harsher climates, upgrade to beard balm for that extra TLC. And remember, a clean beard is a happy beard. Occasional wipes are great for on-the-go grooming.

5. The Beard Dye Trick:

Want to make your beard look fuller, faster? Here's a neat trick: beard dye. Cleverman offers customized beard dye for individual needs. It's perfect for covering up patchy spots and making your beard appear denser. Just remember to do a patch test first – because no one wants a surprise skin reaction.


Growing a beard is a journey, not a sprint. It's about the right care, the right habits, and a little patience. Remember, every beard is unique, and so is its growth pattern. Embrace your beard's individuality, give it the care it deserves, and soon, you'll be the one turning heads with your splendid facial mane. And when in doubt, a touch of Cleverman can add that extra bit of magic to your beard game!

Jorge Buccio
Celebrity hairstylist Jorge Buccio is Cleverman‘s Senior Colorist. He has over 20 years of experience in Hollywood, including celebrities Salma Hayek and Matthew McConaughey, and has worked with industry giants such as Schwarzkopf Professional and Revlon Professional. His avant-garde approach further aligns with Cleverman‘s commitment to style and personal taste.

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