After you’ve grown your beard out for a month, then you can start thinking about beard styles.
If your beard is thick, you’ve got more styling options. If your facial hair grows in nice and thick, you’re going to have multiple choices on how to style it.
If your beard is patchy, keep your beard short. If you try to grow a long beard, it’s just going to look stringy and unkempt.
Consider the Shape of Your Face