I had a beard like this once. I shaved it off years ago. I think often about growing another. If I do, I might find this site useful:
This is the tale of one enthusiasts journey back to the world of traditional wet shaving. It's not intended to instruct - you probably know more than I do about many of the products or issues I describe. My blogs are really a series of personal diaries about my retirement hobbies that I'm happy to share with anyone whose interested. Welcome - and thanks for looking in.