A few years ago, abundant facial hair again came into fashion among men. To give it a neat and attractive appearance is possible only with the help of regular care. This can be done most effectively with a trimmer: it is able to stylishly shape mustaches and beards, and it also easily removes unwanted hair from hard-to-reach places.
This top 12 ranking presents the most effective trimmers according to buyers, which combine well such indicators as price-quality, service life, number of functions, and so on.
When choosing such a device, it is important to pay attention to the brand, so our rating contains only products from the best companies, about which even professional hairdressers and stylists leave positive reviews.
Top 12 best beard and mustache trimmers in 2022
12 Philips OneBlade QP2520
Outwardly, this product is extremely similar to an ordinary razor with replaceable cassettes, but the functional side of this model is much wider. The main surface of the replaceable cassette is a plastic plate with a mesh pattern, and shaving is carried out by two edges, where sharp trimmer-type knives are located. If necessary, the head can be easily detached from the device and cleaned from accumulated hairs. The socket for connecting the power adapter is on the back. It is worth noting: when the trimmer battery is charging, you will not be able to use the device. The instructions for the device are very simple, as it is very easy to use. On the case there is only one button that turns on the device. The charge level indicator is not provided here, so the device can be discharged at the most inopportune moment. The battery takes a long time to charge – it takes about eight hours.
Caring for the product is very simple – just remove the head after each use and rinse it under running warm water. It is strictly forbidden to wipe, as the knives themselves can be damaged. The battery charge is enough for about three hours of continuous operation – this is over 30 full-fledged shaving cycles. The gadget can easily cope with stubble of absolutely any length, but it will not work to shave cleanly – the manufacturer claims that the device will leave 0.1 mm stubble in any case. This was decided to do in order to protect the skin from damage. With a trimmer, you can easily trim your beard and mustache, give them any, even the most original, shape. There are three nozzles in the kit – 1, 3 and 5 mm.
- Small overall dimensions and weight of the device;
- The ability to work for a long time without recharging;
- Waterproof housing;
- Well thought out ergonomics of the shaving head.
- It is unlikely to be suitable for lovers of a perfectly smooth shave;
- There is no charge indicator.
Philips OneBlade QP2520
11. MAC STYLER MC-5804
This model is quite suitable for both home use and for use in a hairdressing salon or beauty salon. The design is distinguished by well-thought-out ergonomics, attractive external design, in addition, manufacturers paid special attention to details. With the help of this device, you can easily create a new, even the most daring, image, and do it while getting the most out of your work. This machine for working with hair on the head and face has a small mass, so even with prolonged use, the hands will not get tired.
The cutting block of this device is made on the basis of a high-strength titanium alloy, which can significantly extend the life of the gadget. The blades are ceramic, so you don’t have to be afraid that they will become dull at one point, especially since they are made using self-sharpening technology. The power is 7W. The design has a high level of mobility and maneuverability. It has a lithium-ion battery with a capacity of 1000 mAh. It fully charges in just three hours, and the battery life on a single charge reaches 240 minutes. The model has compact overall dimensions, so it can be taken with you on trips and travels, even on camping trips where there is no access to electricity.
- Long battery life;
- The kit comes with three nozzles for convenient length adjustment, there is also a storage case;
- Carefully thought-out ergonomics of the case;
- Long service life;
- Blades are ceramic, self-sharpening.
- The charger has a short wire;
- While the battery is charging, you will not be able to use the trimmer.
MAC STYLER MC-5804
10. Gillette Fusion ProGlide Styler
It is a versatile model that uses the latest Braun technology to cut hair evenly and is extremely manoeuvrable. Three nozzles of different lengths are supplied with the product, so the user can always experiment with mustache or beard styles. This device has become universal due to the fact that absolutely all replaceable cassettes of the Gillette Fusion format are suitable for it, so that a person can get maximum pleasure from ordinary shaving. The trimmer has a high level of precision – you can turn the blade of the nozzle and remove hairs in the most difficult places, or create precise contours of already existing facial hair.
The case of the device is completely waterproof, so the trimmer can be used not just in wet rooms, but directly in the shower. In addition, it is perfect not only for a beard or mustache, but also for correcting the length of hair and the contours of hairstyles. The device can remove excess vegetation, for example, in the armpits or on other parts of the body. The case is covered with rubberized materials, so it will not slip even from wet hands. There is only one button here, the device works from just one AA battery. The product comes with an original branded stand, made in the same style.
- Stylish appearance;
- Compact overall dimensions;
- Extended functionality of the product;
- Possibility of use even in the shower;
- Excellent effect.
- A brush is not provided for cleaning the compartment under the blade, where hair is often stuffed;
- The nozzles are quite fragile, so they should be handled with the utmost care.
Gillette Fusion ProGlide Styler
9. MOSER 1030-0460
A very easy to use device that is designed exclusively for the care of a beard and mustache. Due to the high ergonomics, the product fits well in the hand, does not slip out of it. The knife block is equipped with a quick-release mechanism, the cutting surfaces themselves are made of stainless steel, they are self-sharpening, so they can last for a long time. The accuracy of the haircut is quite high, which allows the wearer to create the desired look. The product is made using the latest skin protection systems, so when using it, you can not be afraid to cut yourself. The case is plastic, it has only one control button, there is only one speed mode, however, it is quite enough to comfortably shape the mustache and beard. The cutting length can be adjusted from 2 to 24 mm.
Production differs in the combined power supply system. In other words, it is able to work both from the built-in battery and directly from the network. Autonomously, this trimmer works for 50 minutes, you can use it when it is charging. Knives can be washed under water. The battery charging indicator is LED.
- Small overall dimensions;
- Long period of operation;
- Decent length setting range;
- Very sharp knives that remain the same throughout the life of the machine;
- Easy and quite convenient to use;
- The nozzle and knives can be easily removed.
- There is no system for blocking the inclusion;
- The nozzle is made of fairly hard plastic.
8. Andis D-8 (32620)
This is by far one of the most powerful models available on the Russian market. The products are characterized by a rather bright and beautiful design, it is universal, since with its help you can cut your beard, mustache and hair on your head. Thanks to this design, it will be possible in a matter of months to master the specialty of a hairdresser and save on visits to these masters. The design is equipped with a rotary brushless motor, the power of which is 2.45 W, due to which it is able to withstand quite serious loads. It provides speeds up to 6000 rpm. This allows you to significantly reduce the time for cutting hair.
The kit comes with four nozzles for convenient adjustment of the length of the haircut. The minimum value of this indicator is 0.1 mm. The width of the knife is 32 mm, it is made of stainless steel, which practically does not dull during operation. Possibility of damp cleaning is provided. The trimmer after work can be washed under running water without fear that it will fail. Another advantageous point associated with this device is the ability to work both from the network and from the battery. In offline mode, the machine is able to work for 120 minutes without interruption.
- Differs in insignificant weight;
- The trimmer can work both from a network, and from the built-in accumulator;
- Perfectly cuts hair, does not pull them;
- It has a very powerful electric motor;
- Extended set of nozzles;
- You can easily get to the most inaccessible places;
- It is convenient to edging and trim the contours.
- Not detected.
Andis D-8 (32620)
7. Wahl 5546-216
This type of trimmer is designed to remove excess hair in the ears and nose. The product has LED lighting, which allows you to make the cutting process more comfortable. The set includes three nozzles – one piston type and two rotating. After direct use, the blades can be washed with ordinary water. The trimmer does not have a built-in battery – it runs on two ordinary AA batteries.
- Comfortable case that fits perfectly in the hand;
- The presence of backlight;
- Additional attachments included.
- During operation, it was not detected.
6. Cronier CR-9230D
Despite the fact that this model is produced by far from the most famous Chinese company, it is practically in no way inferior to products that are produced by more popular brands. This is another professional type wireless product that has two adjustable speed levels. The cut thickness is 0.1 mm. The design is characterized by compact dimensions, so you can take it with you on business trips – it will not take up much space in your luggage. The kit comes with three nozzles with a step of 1 mm. This trimmer is equipped with a T-shaped knife block, as well as LED indication of the built-in battery charge. The knife block is made of high quality alloy steel, it has precision sharpening. The switch is made in the form of a toggle switch.
There is a metal loop on the body for hanging on a hook. The case is made of reliable plastic, all its elements are tightly fitted to each other, no gaps between them were found. The shape of the machine is well thought out, the button for turning on and switching speeds will be strictly under the thumb, regardless of the size of the palms and the length of the fingers, as well as whether the person is left-handed or right-handed. There are also stylish metal inserts on the body, giving the device an even more stylish look.
- The cut length is only 0.1 mm – one of the best solutions for edging;
- Three handy attachments come with this device;
- LED indication of battery charge is provided;
- Reliable assembly, the body is made of fairly high-quality materials;
- Nozzles are tightly put on and do not fly off during operation.
- Weakly holds a charge.
5. Moser 4900-0050
This device has only the bare essentials, making it one of the best ear and nose trimmers out there. The blades rotate around their axis, are made of stainless steel with a titanium coating, they can be washed under water after use. The trimmer has a rotary motor powered by a standard AA battery. The body is made of metal, shaped like a flashlight or a regular pen, the mass of the device is about 60 grams. The kit also comes with a handy case, covered from the inside with velor fabric.
- Long service life;
- Beautiful appearance;
- Simple construction.
- There is no built-in battery.
4. Panasonic ER-GB42
Designed to work with both dry and wet bristles. Externally, the product looks quite compact, weighs only 150 grams, there are no wires – the device runs on battery power, so it can be used on the road. There is a switch on the body that is responsible for the length of the haircut: it can be adjusted from 0.5 mm to 1 cm in 0.5 mm increments, in total it has 19 positions. Switching settings is done with one finger, and absolutely silently. In addition, there are several through holes on the body, which allows you to rinse the trimmer under port water. Blades are made of stainless steel, self-sharpening, are at an angle to each other at 45 degrees. A lithium-ion battery is installed here, which charges for 8 hours, and a full charge of the battery lasts for 50 minutes of operation.
Dry cutting is performed both with open blades and with the use of a comb attachment. This method will be most suitable for beards that are more than 0.5 cm long. Cutting wet hair can significantly reduce friction and make the blades touch softer. This option will be optimal for thick bristles. Shaving creams should not be used with this trimmer as there is a risk of damage to the blades. After each use, the product should be thoroughly cleaned of accumulated hair. Usually this is done by rinsing, the blades should not be wiped, you just need to leave them in the open air to dry. When all the water has evaporated, they are lubricated with special oil. This will greatly extend the life of the blades.
- The functionality of the device allows you to create the effect of slight unshaven and take care of regrown bristles;
- The kit comes with a stand that performs the function of a charger;
- One battery charge is enough for several applications;
- The case is completely waterproof;
- Stylish appearance.
- Not suitable for a perfectly smooth shave;
- The battery takes a long time to charge.
3. Wahl 9818-116
This product is an American-made universal trimmer that has a huge range of functions. He easily copes with all of them (this is quite rare with multifunctional products of this kind). The body is made of stainless steel. It provides a knife block that allows you to align the hair cutting line in the neck, face and ears.
The nozzle for cutting hair on a mustache and beard provides for cutting height adjustment – there are 6 modes of operation from one and a half to thirteen millimeters. The set includes several attachments for trimming a beard: for trimming a full beard, for short hair and for shaping a three-day stubble. There is also a special comb for styling the beard. The presence of a shaver allows you to use the trimmer as an ordinary electric razor, there is a replaceable block for working with hair in the nose and ears, and there is also a designer stand.
The model is equipped with a reliable battery that can work offline for about 4 hours. At least the trimmer is able to cut 0.4 mm of hair.
- Reliable assembly;
- The presence of a huge number of functions.
- In addition to the high price, they were not identified.
2. Gezatone BP 207
A versatile device that can be used for a variety of purposes – its nozzles allow you to properly care for your beard, mustache, remove hair in the nostrils and ears. There are a lot of nozzles, and they are stored on a special stand, they do not need a lot of free space. With such a trimmer, you can even trim the hair on your head, give your hair neatness and make it more stylish. The product operates exclusively on batteries. Although it takes quite a long time to charge – it will take about 9 hours to do this, but one charge will allow you to completely clean yourself up several times. The body is made of high-strength plastic, which allows you to take the trimmer with you even on a long journey.
As mentioned earlier, there are a lot of nozzles, each of them is designed to perform its own function. A wide trimmer is essential for shaping the beard and is also used to trim the hairline. A narrow nozzle is needed for fine-tuning details and precise styling. There are four comb-shaped nozzles in the kit – with their help they leave the hair of the required length: from 3 to 12 mm. The trimmer can even be used as a razor as it is able to provide a perfectly close shave.
- Rich equipment;
- Extended functionality;
- Small weight and dimensions;
- Stylish design;
- Reliable and durable battery.
- The blades will need to be changed periodically.
Gezatone BP 207
1. Dykemann Barthaare GR-24
The German brand trimmer is used to care for mustaches and beards, remove unwanted body hair, and work out small details of a haircut. This is a multifunctional device with 11 nozzles in the kit, each of which performs a specific function. The body of the Dykemann GR-2 beard trimmer is made of plastic. It fits comfortably in the hand, does not vibrate during use and can be cleaned under running water – the trimmer has a high level of moisture protection. To care for the device, the package also includes oil and a brush.
Self-sharpening keramotitanium trimmer blades retain strength for a long time, do not dull. Shearing is carried out in 5 levels from 4 to 12 mm long, for this purpose guide combs are used. On the body there is an LCD display showing the time of the trimmer. The device can be used anywhere: it runs on a battery that does not need to be charged frequently. Autonomous operation of the device is enough for 1.5 hours of continuous use. The trimmer is charged by wireless charging within 90 minutes. Sound indication notifies about the level of charge.
- Stylish design;
- Durable waterproof case;
- Many attachments included;
- Ease of use.
Dykemann Barthaare GR-24
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The rating considers all the most popular trimmer models that are presented on the domestic market in 2022. If you want to share your impressions about a particular product, as well as talk about the trimmer model you have, describe its advantages and disadvantages, then you can do this in the comments to the article.