17 Elegant Leonardo Dicaprio Beard Styles

The famous American actor and producer Leonard DiCaprio, is one of the few men who have a well chiseled face that looks amazing in any beard style he wears. May it be a perfect clean shave, a goatee or a full beard, Dicaprio can carry off any style with sheer elegance.

Leonardo Dicaprio beard has evolved over the years. In 1992, as a freshman in Hollywood, he didn’t have any signs of facial hair. He remained clean shave for Titanic in 1997 and showed his first hint of beard in the year 2001, at the New York City concert. Since, then there has been no looking back for him.


Leonardo DiCaprio Best Beard Styles

Leonardo Dicaprio has experimented a lot with his facial hair over the years. Some of the most famous facial hair styles worn by Leonardo Dicaprio are as below:

#1 Clean shave
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This beard style is the tidiest of all with no hair on the face except for eyebrows, eyelashes and perfectly short trimmed sideburns. Maintaining a clean shave look requires daily shaving, as the facial hair start to grow into stubble in just a few hours of shaving. Check our post on the myth shaving makes your beard thicker.


#2 Stubble
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Stubble also known as 5-o’clock shadow is a very short length facial hair style. The hair is not too long and not too short as it easily manages to cover the skin beneath. The Stubble reflects a few hours growth after a clean shave and is somewhere between casual and messy.


#3 Strong stubble
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Leonardo Dicaprio used this beard style in his most popular movie ‘Titanic’. This is a facial hair style with the stubble allowed to grow for a few days. The chin and neck hair is slightly dense and untrimmed with a thin mustache and faintly rough jaw line and cheek hair. This beard style gives a vaguely rugged and unclean look.


#4 Goatee with a connected mustache

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Goatee beards are one of the most common beard styles of today, with hair on the chin and a casual grown mustache. The chin hair is allowed to connect to the mustache. This facial hairstyle is also called circle beard and since the 1990s, has gained the similar meaning as a “goatee”, which was primarily referred to as hair on the chin.

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#5 Goatee with a light and disjoint mustache

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This beard style incorporates a prominent chin goatee and a disjointed thin mustache. The side burns are short and nicely trimmed and the jaw line is clear. This facial hair style depicts the emergence of youth.


#6 Medium Stubble

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This beard style has a light short length trimmed mustache which is connected with light hair to the perfectly trimmed facial hair on the chin. The jaw line is clean and the side burns are short and trimmed.  This facial hair style is appears neat and tidy.


#7 Chin goatee with a thick mustache

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This beard style incorporates thick hair on the chin connected to a strong mustache. The chin and neck hair are untrimmed and overgrown meeting a thick jaw line up to the ears.


#8 Full Beard with thick and square trimmed mustache

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This is the beard style in which the hair on chin, neck and jaw line are not trimmed and allowed to grow out, except the mustache, which is broad and kept well trimmed. The mustache ruggedly connects the chin hair in two parallel thick lines.


#9 Bushy Beard

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The bushy beard is a great style that you can try out. In this beard style the beard and mustache is allowed to overgrow and it is a bit messy. But, this style is attractive and good to try out.


#10 Messy Triangular beard

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 05: Leonardo DiCaprio attends The Darby Restaurant on June 5, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/WireImage)

This is one of the most famous Leonardo Dicaprio beard styles worn by him in the Hollywood flick Django Unchained. This facial hairstyle has moustache connected to a grown beard which is perfectly trimmed in triangular shape at the chin. The beard strongly grows over the jaw line on both sides.


#11 Stubble Goatee with Neck Beard

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Stubble is a great style and can be carried with comfort. This is an attractive beard style to try out atleast once. The neck beard is allowed to grow and a soft goatee is maintained.


#12 Goatee and chinstrap beard

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In this kind of beard style, the chin hair is perfectly trimmed to shape the chin. The chin hair is connected to a light trimmed mustache with parallel thin hair lines on both sides and a goatee is shaped. The jaw line hair is also trimmed in a thin line to connect to the chin hair.


#13 Ducktail Beard

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Ducktail beards are extremely sexy beard style. This beard gets it name from the pointed tip like the tail of a duck. It requires maintenance and care and looks good only on some people.


#14 Overgrown goatee and mustache

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When the trimmed goatee and mustache are allowed to grow out for a few days, it is referred to as the overgrown goatee and mustache. In this beard style, the facial hair including the chin, jaw line and mustache are not long enough to be a full beard. This beard style is messy and strongly rugged.

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#15 Lumberjack beard

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Lumberjack beard style is the yet over grown full beard style in which the facial hair is allowed to grow out. It may be the jaw line, neck, cheeks or the chin, the facial hair are not trimmed, except for the mustache which is kept fairly thick to compliment the beard over growth.


#16 Full Beard With Gap Mustache

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This is a variation of full beard. The beard is left to be messy and an individual lets the beard grow freely, the style lies in the mustache. A gap is left in the Mustache and is really cool style to try out.


#17 Razor Trimmed Beard

Leonardo DiCaprio promoting "Aviator" in Hollywood, CA on November 20, 2004. © Armando Gallo / Retna Ltd. ** NO USA UNTIL FEBRUARY 20, 2004 ** ** NO ITALY ** ** NO TABS / SKIN MAGS **

This type of beard style incorporates a thin and perfectly trimmed mustache with similarly trimmed beard. The hair on chin, neck and the ones below the jaw line are perfectly trimmed so as to give an attractive look. This is one of the most attractive Leonardo Dicaprio beard designs. to grow while keeping the mustache and cheek hair clean shave or trimmed.

Leonardo Dicaprio beard styles have varied immensely over the years with each style becoming a new trend for the people to follow worldwide. Leonardo Dicaprio has been gifted with perfect sculpted face which allows him to effortlessly change his rugged look with a full beard to an innocent looking clean shave face by merely changing his beard style.