Great Gifts for Bearded Men – 10 of the Best
Why Beard Related Gifts are so Great!
Any man who has grown a full beard has shown a level of perseverance and commitment that many of us would not imagine!
For one thing they have worked through the scruffy and uncomfortably itchy stage, often for many weeks.
Then comes the shaping, trimming, moisturizing, combing - I could go on, but you're probably getting the picture?
So, any gift related to their pride and glory is bound to be well received and I have picked out 6 great beard grooming gift ideas to suit all pockets.
In addition, I have selected a couple of books and t-shirts for a more humorous approach, and I hope you find something suitable that you like.
Our Top Picks
This is a lovely, luxury beard grooming kit comprising beard shampoo, balm, oil, wooden comb and the addition of a beer body soap, all packed in a wooden cigar box. Can be bought online for around $65.
From the well-known Norelco Brand, this beard and hair trimmer has 17 integral length settings selected by a zoom wheel for ease of use. It has a rechargeable battery for convenient cordless use, fully charged in one hour. A great product for the price at just $46.
Panasonic Model ER-GB370K has 19 built-in trim settings, can be used wet or dry and comes complete with charging/storage stand, clipper oil and cleaning brush. Ergonomic design and rubberized grip. All for around $50.
In it's 1oz novelty glass skull bottle, this 100% natural beard oil is a blend of Argan and Jojoba oils and has its own dropper for easy dispensing. Comes in a black and gold presentation box - a lovely gift for just $20.
This good quality, natural wood and boar bristle brush and comb set comes complete with a drawstring travel pouch. The kit is presented in an attractive gift box and represents great value for money at around just $17.
Comprising a 60ml bottle of beard oil, a 2.82oz tin of beard balm and a natural wooden comb, this set is completed with a stylish box in which to present the perfect beard-lover's gift. Available online for around $17.
The author of this paperback book, Jack Passion, is a champion beard grower who writes with passion and humour, giving advice and tips on how and why you should grow a beard. A funny, if relatively short read and a thoughtful gift, especially for newbie or wannabe beard growers, available at around $17.
Originally published in the 1800's this book by Thomas S Gowing gives a delightfully eccentric and humorous account of why the beard is essential to man. It is a hardback edition, so would make a perfect small, original gift at just $10.
Humorous T Shirt, printed with "That's What I do - I Grow and Beard and I know Things". Available in a range of 5 colours and sizes from Small to triple XL. A gift to raise a chuckle, available for $17.
"Bearded, Inked & Awesome" - for any man sporting a beard and tattoos, what could be a better choice? Available in a choice of 5 dark colours, with sizes ranging from small to triple XL. Currently priced at around $23.
A Closer Look at the Products
All of the products that make up this beautifully presented kit are hypoallergenic, cruelty free and contain no artificial fragrances, so are suitable for sensitive skin.
Contained in a lovely, wooden cigar box to make a lovely, generous feeling gift - great to give and even better to receive.
The kit consists of a beard shampoo soap, beard oil, beard balm, wooden comb and a beer body soap as an added extra:
Beard Shampoo - an essential part of any beard care regime, this 4oz (113g) soap bar is rich, creamy and satisfyingly easy to lather up.
Ingredients: Saponification of: Organic Aloe Vera, Organic Coconut Oil, Organic Palm Fruit, Organic Castor Oil, Organic Olive Oil, Organic Unrefined Argan Oil, Organic Jojoba Oil, Organic Cocoa Butter, Organic Grapeseed Oil, Bentonite Clay, essential oils of: Cedarwood, Lavender, Tea Tree, Rosemary, Lime.
Beard Oil - helps to condition the beard and the skin beneath, moisturizing, softening and reducing irritation, itchiness and beardruff.
This product comes in a 1oz bottle with dropper for easy dispensing.
Ingredients: Organic unrefined argan oil (Argania Spinosa), Organic jojoba oil (Simmondsia Chinensis), Organic castor oil (Ricinus Communis), Organic unrefined avocado oil (Persea Gratissima), Ascorbic Acid, Rosemary Extract, Tocopherol, essential oils of: Cedarwood, Lavender, Tea Tree, Rosemary, Lime.
Beard Balm - acts in a similar way to beard oil, additionally aiding the styling and hold of any straggly bits of beard.
The balm comes in a 2oz (56g) pot and is 99% organic.
Ingredients: Argania Spinosa (Organic unrefined argan oil), Simmondsia Chinensis (Organic jojoba oil), cera alba (organic beeswax), Cocos Nucifera (Organic coconut oil), Butyrospermum Parkii (Organic unrefined shea butter), Theobroma Cacao (Organic cocoa butter), Ricinus Communis (Organic castor oil), Juniperus Mexicana (cedarwood oil), Lavandula Angustifolia (lavender oil), Melaleuca Alternifolia (tea tree oil), Rosmarinus Officinalis (rosemary oil), Citrus Aurantifolia (lime oil).
Beard Comb - required to keep any beard untangled and in shape.
This is a small, rounded comb, made from peach wood and ideal for being kept on the pocket for use at any time.
Body Soap - included as a free extra, this luxurious beer body soap completes the kit and is 70% organic and vegan friendly.
Ingredients: Saponification of Organic olive Oil, dark beer, organic coconut oil, organic palm oil, organic unrefined cocoa butter, organic unrefined shea butter, organic castor oil, Essential Oils of: sweet orange, litsea cubea, grapefruit, lime.
All of the products have pure essential oils to give them a subtle, masculine, woodsy scent which is light and unobtrusive.
All in all, the whole kit has a very luxurious feel, and is presented in a way that makes it look worth more than its $65 price tag.
Anyone receiving this gift could not help but feel loved!
This trimmer from a well known and respected Brand comes complete with 2 hair clipping combs, a hair lift comb and a cleaning brush.
The rechargeable battery is fully charged in just an hour for 70 minutes usage - plenty of time to trim even the fullest beard!
There are 17 built in length settings determined by using one of the trimming combs and selecting the correct length on the integral wheel, ranging from 0.4mm - 13mm.
The rounded tips of the self-sharpening blades are rounded to minimise irritation, making this device suitable for sensitive skin.
Simple to use with no need for lots of accessories and trimming combs, good value for money at just $46.
With its 45 day money back guarantee, you can't really go wrong with this as a gift.
The Panasonic ER-GB370K beard and hair trimmer has a wheel selector for its 19 trim settings (from 1mm - 10mm) and can be used wet or dry.
It comes complete with a charging stand, comb attachment, oil and cleaning brush.
Safe for all skin types, the blades are made from hypoallergenic steel and set at 45 degrees, the optimum shaving angle.
It is ergonomically designed for a good, comfortable hold, and has a rubberized grip for use in the shower or dry.
The device is 100% waterproof and is easily washed clean under a running tap - easy and convenient.
A great product from a well-known Brand at around $50.
This 1oz bottle of quality beard oil is contained in a glass designer skull bottle, for a different gift with novelty value.
It is packaged in a black and gold presentation box, great for wrapping and giving.
It is a simple, 100% natural oil made from just 2 ingredients - Argan Oil and Jojoba Oil, both well known for their benefits for skin and hair.
The bottle has a built-in dropper for easy dispensing and application.
Cruelty free, chemical free, preservative free, colour free and just the naturally subtle, nutty fragrance of the oils - what's not to love?
Available for around $20.
Alternatively, Jawbone Brothers also produce a luxury skull bottle which is the same product in a gold coloured skull bottle (without dropper).
If you really want to spoil him, for an extra $10 you could go for this version.
The Vetyon Beard Brush and Comb set is a straightforward but good quality little duo, presented in a substantial and attractive gift box.
It comes complete with a drawstring carry bag for storage/travel.
Brush - traditionally made from sturdy boar bristles, consists of 10 rows at various lengths so that hair can be thoroughly brushed through and any beard oil or balm spread evenly.
The oval, natural beech wood handle has a curved back for a good, comfortable hold in the hand and measures 10.5 x 6 cms (4.13" x 2.36").
Comb - made from Asian pear wood and measuring 10 x 5.3 cms (3.93" x 2.1") it is lacquered to avoid dragging on the beard.
It has rows of teeth on each side - one row is set closer together than the other so that the user has the choice.
We think this is a good quality gift to give if you are on a budget, at just $17.
This beard care kit consists of beard oil, beard balm and a wooden comb;
Beard Balm - is used to help style and invigorate the beard and comes in a container of 80g (2.82oz).
Ingredients: Olea Europaea Fruit Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Macadamia Oil, Ceresin, Bees Wax, Butyrospermum Parkii, Cocoa Butter, Lanolin Alcohol, Microcrystalline Wax, Carnauba Wax, Candelilla Wax, Tocopheryl Acetate.
Beard Oil - is used to soften and moisturize the beard and skin beneath. Helps to counter itchiness or flaky skin, often referred to as beardruff.
Comes in a 60 ml (2fl oz) bottle with dropper for easy dispensing.
Ingredients: Olea Europaea Oil, Jojoba Oil, Cocoa Butter, Vitamin E
Comb - sympathetically shaped and made from natural wood, to be softer on the hair than plastic, with no pull or static and gentle on the skin.
The set is presented in an attractive box perfect for wrapping and giving as a reasonably priced and thoughtful gift for just $17.
Jack Passion, the author of this book, took first prize at Natural Full Beard in the World Beard and Moustache Championships in 2007 and 2009 and is pictured on the front cover.
The Facial Hair Handbook (paperback edition) consists of 105 pages of essential tips and recommendations for beard growers, presented in a lighthearted and highly amusing fashion, from someone who is surely qualified to know.
It covers all the bases, including the less obvious such as diet, women and even what to do if your beard catches on fire!
This brilliant (20cm x 14cm) book is available for $17 and is guaranteed to make your man chuckle!
The Philosophy of Beards, written by Thomas S Gowing, was originally published in 1850 and is now republished for the first time in this 20cm x 12.5cm, hardback edition.
The content comprises 80 pages of entertaining information written in rather dated language, which exudes latter day charm and wit.
Illustrations throughout the book of some truly impressive beards through history complete the offering.
A delightful little gift at a very affordable $10.
An imported, lightweight, 100% cotton, classic fit t-shirt printed in white with the slogan "That's What I Do - I Grow a Beard and I know Things".
It comes in various colours; black, green, red, navy and royal blue and in sizes from small right up to triple XL.
Available for $17.50 each with free returns (new and unused condition) if you are not happy - what's to lose?
Surely a gift that will make him smile!
This 100% cotton, good quality, imported t-shirt is printed in the USA using eco-friendly ink.
It is available in a range of 5 dark colours; black, asphalt, royal blue, navy and brown and is printed in white.
The product comes in men's sizes ranging from small to triple XL and is lightweight, with a classic fit and double-needle stitching on sleeves and hem.
Priced at $23 - offered with no-quibble free returns, providing it is in a new and unused condition.
We think this would make a great gift for any proudly bearded and tattooed man, whatever his age.