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Just Beard It with this beard balm!

homemade beard balm homemade beard balmJust Beard It will give you soft, nourished facial hair

All those with beards agree: Soft, sleek facial hair is far more pleasant than rough, prickly bristles. But you have to care for your whiskers to have a smooth beard—and we have a recipe for a homemade beard balm that does exactly that! Just Beard It cares for your beard by nourishing and softening it.

This easy-to-make recipe will quickly become an essential for all those with beards. It’s simple to apply and doesn’t leave a greasy feel. Thanks to the carnauba wax, it can also be used to style stray facial hairs for a more controlled fuzz (as opposed to beard oil, which doesn’t have the same effect).

This DIY beard balm can be used whenever you want to style or soften your beard. For best results, apply from roots to tips.

Get ready to Just Beard It with this vegan beard balm recipe!

How to make your own beard balm?

IngredientsDIY vegan beard balm


Steps to follow

  1. Prepare and disinfect equipment and workspace.
  2. In the small stainless steel bowl, gently melt the wax and cetyl alcohol in the vegetable oils on a double boiler.
  3. In the meantime, weigh and mix the essential oils and rosemary oleoresin in a ramekin.vegan beard balm
  4. When the wax and alcohol have melted, remove the bowl from the heat and gently add the essential oil mixture while blending with the mini-mixer.
  5. When the essential oils are fully incorporated, pour the warm mixture into the metal tin. Allow to cool before covering with the to make beard balm

Use and conservation

This DIY beard balm is formulated for medium to long beards.

Made in optimal sanitary conditions, your homemade beard balm will keep for at least 6 months. To apply, warm a knob of balm with your fingertips and rub into beard while smoothing hairs.




  • Chloe Beam

    Just thought I’d point out a typo in the recipe. The essential oils should all be in decimalized grams, ex, .4 g patchouli. Then it will add up to 45 gm.

    • Coop Coco

      Hello Chloe,
      You are so right! It’s really strange it appeared like that, the French version and all our other documents are good except this one… Thank you for your keen eye!

  • Beard Mantra

    This DIY beard balm can be used whenever you want to style or soften your beard. Thank you for this great blog!

    • Coop Coco

      Hello Melissa,
      Yes, you can, but please note that rice bran oil does not seem to have the same properties as black cumin oil.
      Have a great day!

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