This is the fundamental grooming accessory for the modern beardsman. This product is typically recommended for all beards, but especially in the early stages of beard growth. Its moisturizing factors help treat beard dandruff and flaking and also calm down the itchy phase of newer and younger beards.
Beard oil kit is an oil-based light moisturizer that can be applied throughout your entire beard quickly and effortlessly. Its liquid form also means it's more effective in hydrating the skin through shorter or trimmed beards as opposed to their larger counterparts.
Boar's Hair Brush or Beard Comb to distribute the oil evenly through the entire beard. While their appearance is subtle, oils will afford you a silky smooth beard without the gunky texture you might get from commercial conditioners and silicone products.
Pro Tip: The microscopic scales on a Boar's Hair Brush clean your beard, exfoliate your skin, and distribute Beard Oil at the same time.
Utility Balm is a great product for men rockin' a medium to large-sized beard, but also a solid choice if your skin is dryer than most. The Utility Balm was designed to have a higher viscosity than the oil – meaning it's thicker in texture and takes longer to absorb. Where beard oil comes in a bottle of liquid, utility balm is closer in texture to pomade or solid cologne.
The balm actually sits on your beard and skin longer than the oil does before absorbing, which gives you more nourishing and longer-lasting moisture. This is also what gives your beard some extra shine while keeping it healthy.
The thickness of Utility Balm is also functional – it has just enough hold to comb down stubborn beard hairs and fly-aways that go against your beard's shape and grooming goals. It can also be used as a low-hold styling agent for your mustache and sideburns for a bit more finish around the edges.