Give Your Mustache a Twirl with these Best Mustache Waxes

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If you’ve decided to rock a magnificent mustache, you might need some assistance with keeping your newly grown facial hair healthy and under control. Mustache wax will help keep your mustache and upper lip moisturized while providing you the style power you need.

If this is your first time at the mustache rodeo, you might need a little something extra in your dopp kit to get the situation under control. First, look to these best mustaches of all time for inspiration and then take a gander at these four mustache waxes, which will help you tame that upper lip toupe.  We’d also suggest regular trims to avoid looking like Wilford Brimley.

RIDES Mustache Wax $9


This is one of those times where you can take one look at the man behind the product and know you are in good hands. The owner/designer/creator Madison E. Rowley has a World Champion beard and mustache that is beyond impressive, to say the least. His product is all natural and organic and made with these clearly awesome ingredients: organic beeswax, organic coconut oil, natural essential oils, and love.


  • Size: 0.25 oz
  • Price $9!
  • THEY ENCOURAGE RECYCLING. Return your empty tin to receive a refill for $6.

Beardbrand Tea Tree Mustache Wax $7


Putting this blend of peppermint and tea tree essential oils right under your nostrils is sure to jolt you out of any hangovers or sleep-deprived stupors. Slip the stick in your pocket for a mid-day pick-me-up.


  • Size: 0.15 oz
  • Price $7!
  • Ease of carry, it’s the size of ChapStick!

Penhaligon’s Bayolea Moustache Wax $15Penhaligon

Anointing your mustache with perfume sounds unappealing at first. I mean, so close to your nostrils! But when it’s a pretty awesome blend of all that smells good in the world—Lemongrass! Cedar! Moss!—the act suddenly seems like a genius idea.


  • Size: 0.2 oz
  • Price $15
  • So many good smells.

The Art of Shaving Beard and Moustache Wax $28


All we have to say is this stuff comes from Hungary, a country that seems pretty well versed in facial hair, so they probably know things about taming it. And they maybe dropped that knowledge into this little pot of wax.


  • Size: 0.2 oz
  • Price $28
  • Used by artist Salvador Dali to form his renowned facial hair!

Article originally published November 2, 2015. Article updated on March 8, 2017 by Hendrik Broekelschen.