What positive points should you look for?
One of the basic feature is that it should be a rechargeable device. There are cheap battery operated beard trimmers for men available, however, after having trimmed only half of your beard the batteries die out and you will be sporting a very unkempt look. Look for devices with long-lasting lithium batteries. Make sure the trimmer has at least four detachable combs. This ensures you a nice trim beard at a desired length. Of the combs, one of the combs should be small so that you can have a stubble look. The blades should be of carbon steel so that it will have a long service life. It should be robust but easy to use.
What will a decent beard trimmer cost?
A cordless battery operated trimmer costs in the range of $30. However, for about $45, you can get a good brand such as Wahl, Braun and Remington with all the extras such as charger, comb attachments and a case. The top end beard trimmers for men have a lot of useful features, including a small vacuum for sucking in hair as it trims. These top end trimmers cost in the range of $50 to $60.
A trimmer in itself will give your beard a neat look, but the edges need a bit of extra attention. You should also purchase some straight edge razors. With these razors you can pay attention to the neck, nose and chin. By using the razor, you can shave the outer edges of your beard to have a neat, clean-cut border. A well-trimmed beard, with neat borders will make it look well-groomed. The trimmer blades will need oil for lubrication and some light oil is needed in your kit. It should be used only sparingly.
A beard trimmer for men, unlike a shaver, works better when it is dry. If a beard trimmer is wet, it will have a shorter life spanned. A good trimmer, with adjustable combs, can be used to trim your hair too. This is a double advantage. The trimmer should be thoroughly cleaned after each use.
Where to purchase a beard trimmer for men?
It is available in all the local ‘marts’. You will be able to pick and choose from a wide range of options available. An easier and convenient option would be to purchase the trimmer online. Check out the bargains and offers available before placing an order. When you purchase online, the delivery time mostly takes only two or three working days and many online stores will ship it to you at no coast.
These beard trimmers for men are a very convenient tool for keeping a beard in good trim. Make sure the trimmer you purchase is rechargeable and has adjustable combs. One of the combs should be very small, so that to give you beard a unique ‘stubble’ look.