Can Beard Oil Cause Acne? All your Questions Answered!

"Does beard oil cause acne"

We all know beard oil is very beneficial for not only grooming your beard but also the overall health of your face. However, you may think putting oil on your face may cause acne or breakouts. We have the answer. 

How Beard Oil Works

Beard oils help moisturize and condition your beard. The oils can help tame any frizz and help with splitting beardruff. Beard oil can also act as a leave-in conditioner and can help moisturize the skin beneath. When you wash your beard and face oils are stripped, this natural oil is called sebum. Sebum is crucial for your beard's overall health and appearance. Beard oils can help replenish these oils and prevent dryness and itching. 


When you use premium beard or grooming oil with ingredients like jojoba, argan, and grapeseed oil it can act as a sebum and help moisturize and replenish your skin. 


Beard oil acts as a leave-in conditioner, and moisturizer, and helps with itching and beardruff. 

Best Beard Oils for Sensitive Skin

There are some beard oils that are better than others. You always want to choose one that won’t clog your pores and act like natural oils on your face. 


Grapeseed Oil: is known for managing acne breakouts, lightening acne scars, and helps heal acne. 

Argan Oil: is an excellent ingredient for dry skin. It is rich in omega-6 and omega-3 fatty acids, as well as vitamins A and E. You can look for beard oils that contain this ingredient, or use argan oil on its own.

Jojoba Oil: also helps reduce inflammation while moisturizing skin. It is rich in vitamins E and B. 

How to Apply Beard Oil

  1. Start by cleansing your face with our 3-in-1 face wash
  2. Dry your beard and apply a few drops of Grooming Oil to hands and rub them together to evenly disperse
  3. Gently run your hands on your beard, making sure to get underneath and on the sides
  4. Smooth beard and comb through with a comb

What is the Best Beard Oil for Acne

When shopping for a beard or grooming oil make sure that the ingredients are premium and ethically sourced. Make sure they only use therapeutic-grade essential oils and are artificial fragrance-free. 


Make sure that the beard/grooming oil you use has Grapeseed oil on the ingredient list. Grapeseed oil actually helps heal acne and scaring while also working to manage breakouts. Grapeseed oil contains high levels of linoleic acid, an omega-6 fatty acid that can help control acne by decreasing clogged pores. It also has anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties making it a great addition to your skincare routine. 

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