1) Comb the beard with a comb or brush
Trim the beard with a beard comb or brush so that all the hairs face the same direction. Comb the beard from root to bottom.2) Use a trimmer for an even cut
If you want to maintain the length, you can try setting 4 on your trimmer. If you are in doubt about how long you want your beard, it is a good idea to start with a larger setting. That way, you can always trim the beard more if you are not satisfied.3) Remove the hair on cheeks and neck
To get a nice, well-groomed beard, the hair above the jawline must be removed. The same applies to the hairs below the borderline. Click here to see our guide about where the beard lines should go.4) Trim the mustache properly
Start by combing the mustache to the side and trim with the desired setting. Then comb the mustache down over the lip. Use scissors to trim and straighten the hairs that touch the lip.5) Use scissors for details
Trim the hairs you didn't get with the trimmer. It looks sloppy if you have a spiky hair or two among all the trims.6) Finish with a beard oil or beard balm
The purpose of using care products for the beard is to keep it healthy and in addition to prevent dryness and itchiness. Make sure the oil/balm also reaches the skin under the beard.