What affects beard growth?

What aspects affect beard growth?

A lot of people are left wondering what affects beard growth.

The truth is, a lot of things influence beard growth at the same time. Thus, there can be many reasons why you can’t grow a beard.

The most important one being your genetics, but age, ethnicity, your testosterone levels and autoimmune conditions such as alopecia areata can also play an important factor.

Indispensable to note is that genetics and lifestyle interact. You need to optimize your lifestyle to make the most of your genetics.

To shortly summarize what affects beard growth:

  • Genetics
  • Age
  • Ethnicity
  • Testosterone levels
  • Autoimmune conditions
  • Lifestyle