If, like myself and millions of other men across the UK, you tick this specific box, especially if it's your first real attempt at sporting facial hair, then today is officially your lucky day. Below I've surmised a list of products that should see you through from the early stubbly stage to full on 'Neptune's fury' proportions.
Men don't need Mary Portas to validate and endorse their grooming habits. In fact, all we need to do is look at movements like the Bearded Villains and the many charitable organisations like Decembeard and Movember to see how men's grooming is carrying positive messages. We really want the best for each other - I honestly believe that.