Whether you have a full beard, a goatee or you are simply rockin’ that 3 day stubble, having a pair of reliable and highly functional trimmers will help you keep that facial hair looking good and save you a bit of money on those trips to the barber.
So, here is a look at the 12 best professional beard trimmers for both professional and home use.
Andis Professional T-Outliner Beard/Hair Trimmer with T-Blade (Model GTO)
The Andis Professional T-Outliner is a close cutting trimmer with a high speed motor and carbon steel blades that are made for the continual use you will find in a barber shop.
The 8 foot cord ensures that this trimmer will never lose juice in the middle of your trim. It is also great for outlining as well as fading and will keep your beard looking neat and tidy.
The T-Outliner trims closely and the blades stay sharp for a long time. This is a high quality trimmer that is reasonably priced and users find it extremely easy to clean.
Wahl Professional Series Detailer (#8081) with Adjustable T-Blades
This Wahl Professional Series Detailer has 3 trimming guides 1/16 inch, 1/8 inch and ¼ inch. It also comes with a red blade guard, oil and a cleaning brush.
It is lightweight and has a durable cord. It fits well in your hand and gives you a razor close shave.
In addition, not only can it keep your beard and mustache trimmed and looking good, but it can also be used to clean up around the ears and for the back hair line.
It has a sharp blade and does a great job detailing around your beard, mustache, ears and the back of the neck.
Wahl Professional Peanut Clipper/Trimmer #8655 (Black)
Wahl Professional Peanut Clipper/Trimmer is an extremely popular beard trimmer used by both professional barbers and home users.
This mighty little trimmer is only 4 inches long and weighs a mere 4 ounces helping to prevent fatigue when cutting or trimming a lot of heads of hair or beards.
It has 4 different length comb guides: 1/8 inch, ¼ inch, 3/8 inch, and ½ inch. It comes with oil, a cleaning brush, a red blade guard as well as instructions.
This beard trimming device is great for maintaining stubble as it can cut almost as close as a traditional razor. It is lightweight, easy to grip and easy to clean. It can be used for all over body trimming, head, hair and beard trimming. Users like that it doesn’t pull on hair when trimming.
Wahl Professional 5-Star Cord/Cordless Magic Clip (#8148)
The Wahl Professional 5-Star cord/cordless Magic Clip is a powerful little trimmer that is 6 ¼ inches long and weighs 10 ounces.
It has a taper lever for easy fading and a Lithium Ion battery. It runs on the battery or uses the 8 foot charging cord.
This device cuts fast and close, and is great for trimming beards and mustaches as well as fades and mohawks. It is well built and comes with ½ inch and 1 ½ inch guides.
This Magic Clip is comfortable to hold and the batteries last for a long periods of time. Many of its users are professional barbers or hair dressers.
Oster Fast Feed Adjustable Pivot Motor Clipper (76023-510)
This Oster Fast Feed adjustable Pivot Motor Clipper comes with a steel blade and adjusts between 000-and 1.
It has 4 guide combs ¼, 3/8 as well as ½ inch and comes with an 8 foot power cord, a blade guard, some lubricating oil and a cleaning brush. It is capable of cutting wet or dry hair.
This clipper is durable, quiet and easy to hold. It has a strong motor and glides through the hair easily. It is also well built and made in the USA.
Philips Norelco Beard and Head Trimmer (5100)
This Philips Norelco Beard and Head Trimmer comes with 17 built-in length settings and has a locking zoom wheel so you can lock in the length you select.
The settings run from 1/64 inch to ½ inch and the device comes with a lithium ion battery. It has a 70 minute runtime after a 1 hour charge.
The trimmer´s head is fully washable and comes with an integrated hair lift comb to lift up hair making it easy to trim.
In addition, the blades are self sharpening and the comb is rounded and contoured.
This product comes with a lengthy 5 year warranty and is great for trimming beards of all different lengths. It cuts clean with no grabbing.
Panasonic ER-GB80-S Body and Beard Trimmer/Hair Clipper
This Panasonic Body and Beard Trimmer comes with 3 different comb attachments and 39 adjustable settings with a quick adjustable trimmer dial.
It has a 45 degree angle stainless steel blades and operates either cord or cordless. The parts it comes with are high quality, and this device is great for shaving all over.
It runs a long time on a single charge and only needs a couple of attachments. It comes with a great variety of lengths and the attachments slide on and off easily.
TRYM II Rechargeable Modern Hair Clipper Kit
The TRYM II is a slim ultra modern hair clipper with an attractive AC adapter base. It is designed for your head, body, mustache as well as beard and comes with 4 trimmer attachments, a cleaning brush and oil.
It has a great battery life and actually the battery is so powerful that this clipper can be used for several uses without needing to be recharged. It is also easy to clean and the attachments securely fit the razors. The blades are metal.
This trimmer comes with a 1 year warranty and does an excellent job on trimming facial hair. It is budget friendly, easy to handle, well made and good for body hair as well.
Wahl Professional 5-Star Magic Clip (#8451) V9000
Wahl Professional 5-Star Magic Clip has a powerful V9000 motor and zero overlap blades. There is a handy thumb lever for adjusting the taper and 8 attachable combs.
It also comes with oil, a cleaning brush and a red blade guard. It has an 8 foot cord and instructions.
This is a high quality trimmer with a strong motor and is powerful enough to work on all different hair types. It runs quietly and cuts close. It is excellent for fades and the guard is good quality.
Wahl Power Pro Corded Grooming Kit (#9686)
The Wahl Power Pro corded Grooming Kit is a heavy duty hair clipper, trimmer and detailer. It comes with 17 built in trimming lengths and is corded.
It is made in the USA and the blades are stainless steel. This clipper is very durable if maintained well.
Its cord is nice and long, and some users find that this device has more power than most battery operated trimmers.
Wahl Lithium Ion Stainless Steel Groomer (#9818)
This Wahl Groomer is a dual voltage trimmer with stainless steel detachable blades. It is made in the USA and has a powerful Lithium Ion battery.
The battery is solid while the blades are incredibly sharp. It also comes with a zippered case.
This trimmer is solidly built and will last for years if properly cared for. It is powerful and the construction is sturdy and easy to use.
Remington HC5850 Virtually Indestructible Haircut and Beard Trimmer
Remington Hair and Beard trimmer has a powercut blade system. This is a 15 piece kit with 8 guide combs, barber scissors, cleaning brush, oil, a barber’s cape, blade guard and a storage case.
The blades are precision ground, the cable is nice and long, and the trimmer is easy to clean.
It also feels solid and is lightweight as well as easy to grip. It comes with lots of essentials and is a good price making it an excellent value. It also comes with a lifetime warranty.
In conclusion, if you are looking for a great trimmer to keep your beard looking neat and tidy between those trips to the barber shop, one of the best professional beard trimmers in this review may well fit the bill.