When is it better to shave your beard?

There is no specific time of day that is considered the best time to shave. The choice depends on personal preferences and daily routine. However, here are some general considerations:

  • After a shower: Skin is softer and more hydrated after a shower, so it may be easier to shave your beard without causing irritation or cuts.
  • Before you leave the house: If you want to look well-groomed and professional during the working day, it might be best to shave your beard in the morning before you leave the house.
  • Before going to bed: If you prefer to have your beard shaved for the next morning, it can be useful to shave your beard before going to bed.
  • Before a sport: If you participate in a sport that requires contact with other people, such as wrestling or boxing, you may need to shave your beard before the activity for hygienic reasons.

In general, it's important to pay attention to your skin and the needs of your beard. If you experience skin irritation or redness after shaving, you may need to use quality products or change your shaving routine.

Choosing the best time to shave your beard comes down to personal preference and lifestyle.

  • Before an important event: If you have a special occasion, such as a job interview or a wedding, it may be appropriate to shave your beard to appear more professional or groomed.
  • After growing too long: If your beard has grown too long and bushy, you may need to shave it back to a more manageable level.
  • For hygiene reasons: If you work in an environment that requires particular attention to hygiene, such as the medical or food industries, you may need to shave your beard to maintain your standards of cleanliness.
  • Depending on the season: during the summer or in hot climates, shaving your beard can be more comfortable and cool, while in the winter, your beard can provide some additional warmth.
  • Based on your mood: In the end, the choice of when to shave your beard comes down to your personal taste. If you're comfortable with a beard, there's no need to shave unless you want a change.

In general, it's important to pay attention to your skin and the needs of your beard. Frequent shaving can cause skin irritation and redness, so make sure you use quality products and take proper care of your skin.


Bulligans offers you a wide variety of products for your beard, from oil to gel for a perfect shave, from aftershave balms to shampoos for a flawless final result and hydrated skin without irritation.

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Also don't miss ours 5 beard care tips

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We would like to remind you that the quality of all Bulligans Collections products is of natural origin and guaranteed by Made In Italy.

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