To make your beard not protruding like the lion’s mane, don’t rub your beard with a towel after washing it, but sponge it (blot). Rubbing leads to a mechanical damage of the hair.
If you haven’t been visiting your barber for two month, don't blame the master that he had a heavy hand.
Dry your beard with a hair dryer only after you’ve applied the oil on your beard, the components of the oil are revealed under the temperature and penetrate into the hair.
Remember – a good haircut will be accentuated by the right combination of the styling products. That means that the styling product needs a haircut, but not vice versa.
Go to a barbershop, not because it‘s close to your house or because all people go there, but because you know your value and you respect the professionals.