BEARD FAQ – Part 2

I am greying. What beard dye do you recommend? We are huge fans of the salt and pepper beard over here. So we would (bias included) recommend that you put that dye away. However, we are always looking for ways to ensure that our beard fam is happy and fully stocked. Is a beard dye […]

BEARD FAQS

How do I grow my beard faster? With all the actors, singers, athletes and hype around beards, we understand why this would be at the top of the list. You can’t necessarily grow your beard faster, however, you can take steps to aid your beard growth and health. Here are some articles that can help […]

BEARD STYLES 2022

Beards have been around since the first men. Their popularity, however, was reintroduced in the 1950s and men have been rocking them with pride since then. From styles, length, shape and popularity, the beard has changed and evolved a lot throughout the years. So, we scoured the internet to bring you the top-rated beard styles […]

BEARD QUOTES – 2ND EDITION

The first edition of the beard quotes got so much love we thought to write a second edition. Enjoy and let us know your favorite! ‘Sometimes you don’t need a plan, you just need a beard.’ – Anonymous Growing a beard is the first step to greatness. 2. ‘Ideas are born from beard strokes’ – […]

BEARD GROWTH PHASES

Phase /feɪz/ ‘A distinct period or stage in a series of events or a process of change or development.’ Just like anything that changes or grows, beards have phases too. Although all men are different, beard hair generally grows by half an inch every month and consist of these 5 stages. Stage 1: The Stubble […]

BEARDED PLANS

The last two years have been unpredictable to say the least. It has gotten to the point where people don’t even make resolutions anymore due to the fear of the unknown. On the bright side, you can still have control over and plan for your beard resolutions this year. Here’s a list of our suggested […]

BEARD QUOTES

‘He who sacrifices his beard for a woman deserves neither’ – Anonymous. This quote explains itself. If you must shave off your beard for someone else, then they are not the right fit for you. 2. ‘A man without a moustache is like a cup of tea without sugar’ – Anonymous. A moustache/ goatee/ full […]

THE MANDEVU HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

People tend to poke fun at women for their poor taste when it comes to getting men gifts. The jokes are centered on women only buying items such as ties and socks for their partners. Ladies, this time, let’s change the narrative. Here is a little gift guide to help anyone shopping for their loved […]

A GUIDE TO BEARD TRIMMING

If you are an avid reader of this blog, you know that we recommend trimming.   If you are new to this blog, here is a quick explanation of the difference between trimming/cutting and shaving. Trimming/ cutting: This is the process of reducing the hair. You would most likely use a pair of scissors for […]

WHAT’S YOUR TEXTURE?

You have probably heard of: -Straight Hair -Wavy Hair -Curly Hair -Coily Hair But what are they and what do they have to do with your beard? These are different types of hair textures that apply to the beard as well. Straight Hair: This is not a very common texture for the African man. There […]

GROWING A BEARD, THE RIGHT WAY

Growing is a learning process and as you learn, you are bound to make some mistakes. Below are some common mistakes that people make while growing out their beard. Impatience: We can’t stop singing this song. It takes some time to grow a beard. Experts say it takes up to 13 weeks to grow a […]

MOVEMBER RULES

Movember, also known as No Shave November is an important month to the beard fam. It is a time to take action and speak through your beard. If you are new to this concept, have no fear. We are here to help. Movember is an annual charity month where men all over the world are […]