It might seem like there isn’t a lot that goes into keeping a beard in tip top eye candy shape but in fact, there’s a science to making sure that a Black man’s facial hair is always in check. 

Ladies, if you’re looking for the perfect Christmas gift guide for the bearded bae in your life, don’t worry we’re here to help. 

ESSENCE checked in with celebrity hairstylist and brand founder Vernon François as well as celebrity barber and groomer Vernon Scott on the 11 most official products to gift a man with a beard this holiday season.