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Rise of the Lumbersexual: Why I'm Keeping My November Beard

Mark Taylor | Posted 12.02.2014 | Denver
Mark Taylor

I used to think beards were gross. That they were only appropriate for Jon Hamm, Abraham Lincoln and Santa. Then I tried growing one and went native. I don't advocate for every guy to grow a beard. However, it's definitely something you should try once... like wearing an all-white linen suit.

Historical Moustaches for Movember!

Minnesota Historical Society | Posted 11.18.2014 | Style
Minnesota Historical Society

It is the halfway point of November and as you are out at the grocery store, perhaps doing a little early Thanksgiving shopping or just running errands, you become aware of the presence of many more moustaches than usual. At first you attribute it to the recent cold snap, but then you remember Movember and its awareness of men's health issues! The Minnesota Historical Society is highlighting some of the moustachioed men of the past in its photo collection. Perhaps these images can serve as inspiration for grooming as the end of the month nears? The gentlemen above sport matching moustaches that taper slightly in this 1918 photo.

Celebrate November With The 15 Best Mustaches In History

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.05.2014 | Arts

In case you haven't noticed the abundance of upper-lip hair this month, we're here to tell you that we're in the thick of No Shave November, or the eq...

Watching The Birth And Death Of A Beard Is Weirdly Mesmerizing

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.09.2014 | Style

Rest in peace, beard. Canadian videographer Nick Mirka made good use of his video camera this year when he documented the birth and death of his be...

Facial Hair For The Faithful

Religion News Service | Kimberly Winston | Posted 10.08.2014 | Religion

(RNS) On Tuesday (Oct. 7), the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in a case that will decide whether a Muslim inmate can grow a beard in keeping with ...

What The Heck Is Beard Oil, And How Does It Work?

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 08.01.2014 | Style

We've been digging bearded men long before The New York Times declared facial hair fashionable. There's just something about a well-groomed guy that m...

Sarah Barness

He Promised He'd Shave His Beard For Grandma's 100th Birthday

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Barness | Posted 07.10.2014 | Fifty

"Had a beard for 4 years. And for 4 years Grandma has disliked it," says Scott Cleveland in his video description. "I promised I'd shave it for her 10...

Schick Attacks People Of Facial Hair As AMI and Beard Team USA Call For #ScrewSchick

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 08.17.2014 | Weird News
Dr. Abraham Froman

It goes without saying that due to the work of the American Mustache Institute, Beard Team U.S.A, and other noteworthy organizations, living a life of facial hair is far more acceptable today than it had been just 20 years ago.

10 Awesome 'Handsomeness Hacks' for Looking Your Best Right Now

AskMen.com | Posted 08.13.2014 | Style
AskMen.com

Fortunately for you, even if you weren't as lucky in the genetic lottery as Brad Pitt, there are a number of tactics you can avail yourself of in the service of making the most of what you were given.

Chanel Parks

I Got My Mustache Waxed, And Here's What Happened

HuffingtonPost.com | Chanel Parks | Posted 04.21.2014 | Style

Everyone in my family has or will encounter a mustache in their life, according to my relatives. I sat in denial for a long time, it wasn't until I st...

Fear Not the Hipster Beard; It Too Shall Pass

Rob Brooks | Posted 06.16.2014 | Science
Rob Brooks

If you haven't been outdoors in a few years, you might not have noticed that beards are back. Why are beards sprouting from the unlikeliest faces? And is there anything that might make them stop?

Facial Hair Study Is Bad News For Some Hipsters

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 05.05.2014 | Science

What kind of facial hair makes men most attractive to women? It's complicated. In 2013 a pair of Australian researchers showed that gals prefe...

The Beard Trend Crosses Gender Boundaries

Aimee Heckel | Posted 06.05.2014 | Weird News
Aimee Heckel

Three years ago, I declared the amusing novelty of facial hair was on its way out. I was so violently wrong.

To Be Hairy Or Not To Be Hairy, That Is The Question

Posted 04.02.2014 | Celebrity

Jason Sudeikis is the latest actor to make us do a double take as he debuted a bearded face. The normally clean-shaven star has been rocking a full...

Now You Can Use Your Beard To Unlock Your Phone

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 04.01.2014 | Technology

Your friends appreciate how awesome your beard is. Isn't it time your phone did, too? Introducing BeardSwipe, an innovative app that allows the bea...

Why One Woman Has To Shave Her Face Twice A Day

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 02.25.2014 | Style

All types of unusual things start happening to our bodies once we hit puberty. One of the most unsettling changes is growing hair in strange places. F...

This Guy Will Literally Stick Anything In His Beard, And We're Weirdly Into It

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 02.11.2014 | Comedy

When photographer Stacy Thiot and her husband Pierre Thiot created Will It Beard, a Tumblr gallery of beard art, they might not have considered that ...

WATCH: 'Incredibeard" Explains The Inspiration Behind His Epic Facial Hair

HuffPost Live | Ishita Singh | Posted 12.13.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

For many men, 2013 was the year of the beard. Facial hair was extremely trendy this year, cropping up everywhere from the Academy Awards to baseball's...

Why Beards Are Back Among Gay Men

Posted 12.13.2013 | Gay Voices

Scruff founder Johnny Skandros spoke to HuffPost Live about the resurgence of beards and other facial hair within the gay popularity. Skandros sai...

Study Finds a "Facial Hair Ceiling" in the American Workplace

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News
Dr. Abraham Froman

Despite the overwhelming acceptance of facial hair on the job, only 30 percent of those surveyed said they were supervised by a worker with a mustache, indicating a "facial hair ceiling" in the American workplace.

PHOTOS: The Best Mustaches on Instagram

Posted 11.19.2013 | Style

We've seen the hottest (and most fashionable) guys on Instagram, so what could be better? Well, the hottest guys with mustaches on Instagram, obvi...

Finally, The Mustache Code Is Cracked

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 11.13.2013 | Comedy

If you are honoring Movember, you should probably be aware of the secret language of mustaches. Luckily Hannah Hart is here to crack the code, bec...

The Ultimate Guide To Wedding Day Facial Hair

Bridal Guide | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

In honor of Movember, -- we've gathered some photos of handsome grooms who rocked facial hair at their wedding, from barely-there to the whole shebang.

The 15 Best Moustaches In History

Posted 11.08.2013 | Arts

In case you haven't noticed the abundance of upper-lip hair this month, we're here to tell you that we're in the thick of No Shave November, or the eq...

Keeping It Mo

Edward Headington | Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles
Edward Headington

From time around the Thanksgiving table to corks popping to bring in the New Year, it is a joyous time often full of laughter, tryptophan and the spirit of giving. For 2013, the Headington family is adopting a new tradition: Movember.