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Split Ends and Beards!?

Split Ends and Beards!?
Split ends occur when your hair is dry or damaged. They are as much of a reality for beards as they are for the hair on your head. Split ends can be caused by over-exposure to the sun, too much heat (hair dryer, straightener, etc.), a lack of grooming, or improper grooming.
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How To Care For A Beard In The Cold Weather

How To Care For A Beard In The Cold Weather
Growing a beard for winter will make your winter much better. While a beard is a positive in all situations, especially when it’s cold and blistery, winter is also the most trying season on your beard. Low humidity and harsh elements dry out your hair, causing it to become brittle.
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No Shave November! What Is It? Why Participate?

  • By Velvet Noir
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No Shave November! What Is It? Why Participate?
No Shave November is a month-long journey during which participants forgo shaving and grooming in order to evoke conversation and raise cancer awareness. Velvet Noir wants to educate you as much as possible on your month long journey to growing the beard of your dreams! 
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