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Best Trimmers For Beards In 2021

Written by Advice Team on February 10, 2021

Beard trimmers and hair clippers for men have become something of an interchangeable grooming tool. Whilst beards were becoming increasingly popular and more acceptable within the modern workplace, since many have been working from home, the beard has become our new normal, so to speak.

Best Trimmers For Beards In 2021


There’s been considerably less need for a close shave and where some of us were mindful we couldn’t achieve that full, luscious beard we see in the media - we’ve managed to reach our #beardgoals by simply allowing it to thrive.

Face masks are hurdle (that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be wearing one) and beard itch is a new, unexpected irritation but easy enough to overcome. The real question is - how do I maintain my new awesome-looking beard?

Shavers has seen a colossal increase in the need for hair clippers and beard trimmers since the first lockdown, and throughout 2020 we kept a close eye on the best-selling, customer favourite beard trimmers.

So, what are the best trimmers for beards for those looking to buy in 2021…

Wahl Total Grooming Kit

Average rating of 4.9 out of 5

Whatever the length of beard hair, pruning is essential for a well-groomed beard and a regular trim will maintain your chosen shape and remove any split ends. The Wahl Total Grooming Kit enables you to have your style, your way: to clip, trim and detail, for all over body grooming, the high-carbon precision blades stay sharper longer and the ergonomically shaped clipper is comfortable in the palm of your hand. Can be used for beards and hair clipping.

Wahl 5-Star Detailer Professional Hair Trimmer

Average rating of 5 out of 5

Wahl’s most popular trimmer, the Detailer has been specifically designed for edge lining and detailing work. The extra-wide T-shaped blade adjusts to zero overlaps allowing you to cut closer to the skin, making this an ideal trimmer to create pattern designs. The blade can be adjusted to zero overlaps for ultra-close cutting and is corded for continuous power when trimming your beard or clipping hair.

Braun Wet&Dry Series 3000 Shave & Style Men's Electric Shaver

Average rating of 5 out of 5

The Braun Wet & Dry Series 3000 Shave & Style electric shaver is the ultimate 3-in-1 tool to let you shave, trim and edge to achieve any desired beard style. The 5-minute quick charge lets you style in a hurry, with various combs and style heads enabling you to create the look you want. Waterproof up to 5-meters, the beard trimmer can b used in the shower and rinsed well under the tap to clean. Comes with a trimmer head and 5 combs, from 1mm to 7mm.

Panasonic Beard, Body & Hair Clipper

Average rating of 4.9 out of 5

Groom your beard, body and hair easily to any style with 3 available attachments for clipping hair and beard trimming. The 45 Degree Blade is designed for precise cutting, made from durable stainless steel blades and can be used both cord and cordless. Easy maintenance, perfect for manscaping and an all-around excellent trimmer can be found in the Pansonic ER-GB80 Clipper.

Philips MG3720/33 Series 3000 7 in 1 Grooming Kit

Average rating of 4.9 out of 5

Self-sharpening blades… that’s right - get a perfect trim, time after time with steel blades that lightly brush against one another – sharpening themselves as they work. This results in blades that are sharp as day 1. Use the Philips Series 3000 Trimmer without a comb to get clean, sharp lines around your beard, neck and hairline, as well as an included attachment for trimming nose and ear hair.

Braun MGK3221 All in One Beard Trimmer & Hair Clipper Grooming Kit

Average rating of 4.7 out of 5

The Braun MGK3221 All in One Beard Trimmer & Hair Clipper Grooming Kit is a rechargeable all-in-one wet & dry trimmer, with unprecedented cutting performance vs. previous generations of Braun beard trimmers. Its Lifetime Sharp Blades & 13 length settings for ultimate styling precision are designed for maintaining longer beards and hairstyling with the two dual-purpose adjustable combs from 0.5mm - 21mm.

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