Like any hairstyle, there is very little universality, given the complexity and diversity of everyone’s faces. Even if professionals know how to adapt to demands and best apply the instructions given, the result will vary from one individual to another and the desired effect, therefore, also. As in hairdressing therefore, the work and sculpture of the hair remains more subtle than it seems. Indeed, the beard is not only a bundle of hair that will be allowed to grow over time, or at least the beard as an aesthetic accessory is not limited to it. The shape of the latter therefore requires adaptations, applied to the morphology of the face that receives it. As you will see below, there is a huge choice of beard types, each of them unique, considering the morphology of each face. It is not necessarily easy to choose the beard style suitable for everyone, but this strain allows any beard to be truly unique and to truly reflect style and personality. In order to be more easily guided in your choice, we will start by trying to find out what type of beard is desired.
To do this, the descriptions and types of beards in this article should help you learn more about the different solutions available to you that you could try to finally find your style..
Beard style for square face: short on the sides and longer on the chin
Beard style for round face: layered on the sides, ending in a point on the chin
Beard style for oblong or rectangular face: thickness on the sides and shortened underside for a square shape
The oval face has the advantage of grouping together the characteristics of other face shapes and therefore of adapting to different beard styles
La Barbe en broussaille or bushy
Is your hair thick and rebellious? Rather than pushing for increased maintenance on a daily basis in an attempt to discipline her, why not let her express herself naturally, in this so-called bushy style. There is thus a plethora of bushy but stylish beard models..
A long bushy beard, however, needs to be groomed
The bushy beard gives an undeniable wild side
The bushy beard allows thin faces to widen
The brush beard for a definitely Viking style
The salt and pepper beard: because style has no age
Gray hair and hairs are of course not incompatible with a stylish beard, on the contrary.
White discoloration has even become a trend. It allows among other things to ensure a homogeneity in the whiteness.
The salt and pepper beard brings a stylish note to the passing of time
Whether you want to adopt the hipster, lumberjack style, or are just a fan of Professor Dumbledore, there is a long beard for it..
Long square beard
Thick beard on the lower part, going up in gradation on the sides
A long blonde beard for a neo viking style
If you happen to get frustrated in front of the mirror with a sparse, disorganized beard, take it as a style in its own right. With a little maintenance, the result can be just as successful.
Beard sparse but trimmed with care
The thinning hair turns out to be a full beard style
The annual or yeard
The yeard beard is simply to let it grow for a whole year, naturally, without pruning or special maintenance. The result is generally impressive.
The challenge of letting your beard grow for at least a year
Natural long beard style
The medium or mid-length beard
The ideal size for those who want to adopt a full beard, without the drawbacks of a lumberjack or yeard beard. Enough to caress it without tangling your brushes. The length will be sufficient to be cut to suit everyone’s convenience, in particular according to the face shapes mentioned above.
A medium length, sober but effective
The 3-day beard
The 3, 7 or 10 day style is ideal for those who want to adopt a short beard, but whose hair remains lazy growth, or who just don’t want to embark on the adventure of a thick hair requiring regular maintenance.
Neatly trimmed short beard style
The beard without mustache
If you want the benefits of a long, beautiful beard, without the drawbacks of a mustache, because you find it uncomfortable or unsightly, then you can combine the best of both worlds.
The classic circular billy goat
Do you want to adopt the goatee to perfect your style? Take a look at our article dedicated to it and discover the multitude of possible styles. The circular goat makes it possible to integrate the mustache into a new or existing beard.