If you're anything like us, your reaction to the photos of David Beckham meeting Barack Obama was one of 'Oh, cool!' followed swiftly by 'OH MY GOD, WHAT'S THAT ON HIS FACE?'.
From our blogs: Can Men With Beards Like Beckham Be Trusted?
Yes, David Beckham is a very handsome man indeed. And thus, like many other handsome men before him (or alongside him: we're thinking Brad Pitt here), he's not averse to 'experimenting with his look'. Often with 'hilarious consequences'.
And so - in celebration of his latest, momentous, part-Musketeer-part-Victorian gentleman look - join us in a trip down memory lane as we relive some of Becks's other finest hair moments... facial or otherwise.
All pictures: Press Association