Every beard is completely unique and your own, sometimes you just need to wait a few years before it really finds its shape. During this transition phase the follicle shrinks, the hair bulb disappears, and the shrunken root end forms a round club-like thing. Plus there are a bunch of other questions and guys showing their progress. You just don't shave. Working the beard oil down to the skin will give you the best results. Getting plenty of rest and reducing stress will keep your body healthy and ready to grow a beard as well.
Whereas when you trim your edges with a razor instead, it still cleans up that line but also ruffles the ends which promote more natural growth of your hair follicles.
When it comes to potential beard length, there are two schools of belief: So You Have Split Ends Split ends happen when your hair follicles become too coarse or brittle, and the ends fray and, well, split. Heck, even Eric wasn't able to grow a full beard until about he was about Hosted by George Bruno, a barber with several decades of experience, the channel covers a wide variety of topics; from getting your neckline just right, to finding a mentor. Keep the areas that are a little thinner at a short length. And for others, they find the process to be slightly less encouraging.