Beards

Sorry To Break It To You, But Beards Are Full Of Bacteria

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

There's no disputing that facial hair is fashionable right now. But is it hygienic? In an an interview with trichologists from the Birmingham Tr...

Could You Cope If Your Partner Cut Off His Beard?

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 27.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Picture this: you meet a man, you fall in love. He either had a beard when you met, or subsequently grew one. You love the beard as much as you love h...

Should This Woman Shave Her Beard In The Name Of Love?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 26.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A woman who suffers from polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is deliberating shaving off her beard in the name of love, despite her husband being support...

A DJ Is Selling His Beard On eBay For Some Reason

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Famous indie-dance crossover DJ and producer Andrew Weatherall has popped up on our radar because someone is selling his beard on eBay. Not the rig...

Beard Baubles Are The Only Christmas Decoration You Need This Year

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Step aside flower beards, there's now a festive twist on facial hair - and it involves sticking mini Christmas baubles in your beard. Because decor...

Beard Exhibition Celebrates Wonder Of Facial Hair (Without A Pair Of Skinny Jeans In Sight)

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

While you may have had your fill of hairy hipsters in skinny jeans, here's a new art expo that breathes new life into the topiary preference. Some...

Have A Beard? Like A Beard? Bristlr Is The Dating Site For You

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Do you have a beard or like dating men that have beards? Well, you're in luck. Bristlr is a dating site exclusively for people with facial hair ...

This Is Offficially The Greatest Beard In The World

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.10.2014 | UK Comedy

The World Beard and Moustache Championships took place in Portland, Oregon, on Saturday - and as a result, we now know who officially has the greatest...

Beautiful Sikh Exhibition Will Give You Massive Beard Envy

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The beard: a fashion statement that has really come into its own of late, with disasters and successes. Just take a walk in Shoreditch and you'...

World Beard Day: Which Type Of Beard Should You Grow?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.09.2014 | UK Comedy

September 6 is World Beard Day - we know, it comes around earlier every year! - and to help you celebrate, we've produced our own menu of beard styles...

Bearded Sikh Woman Proudly Stars In Exhibition Featuring World's Best Beards

Barcroft Media | Posted 07.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A new photography exhibition that showcases the world's best beards has been announced and it features a somewhat unlikely subject - a bearded woman. ...

If You Like Beards... You'll Love Beards With Flowers In Them

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There's nothing better than a man with a beard... except, perhaps, a man with a beard full of flowers. Not only us women love beards, but they also...

Men With Beards Shaped Like Animals, Have You Ever Seen Anything So Hipster?

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We love beards as much as the next woman - actually, perhaps slightly more than her - so imagine our delight when we stumbled across pictures of beard...

Taking It on the Chin...Yes, Men Are Having Beard Transplants

Dr Asim Shahmalak | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Asim Shahmalak

Men often moan about that shaving is a hassle but every man craves the ability to grow a full beard. It is the essence of masculinity. It helps, too, that beards have never been more fashionable.

Here's The Answer To Beard Heaven If You Can't Grow A Conchita Wurst

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In the same manner that women flocked to hair salons asking for 'the Rachel' during the Friends heyday, will men be asking their beard surgeons for a ...

PHOTOS: Conchita Wurst's Beard Takes The Internet by Storm

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK

Conchita Wurst, a bearded drag act from Austria won the Eurovision Song Contest with her song 'Rise Like a Phoenix' and then instantly took the intern...

The Beard: What Lies Beneath

Lynne Parker | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Comedy
Lynne Parker

Is the rising popularity of the beard a reflection of men's role in society today? Like hemlines rising with the onset of votes for women, full on masculine facial hair is making its own break for freedom and has become a 21st century fashion statement.

What Would Disney Characters Be Like Without Their Beards?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Some of Disney's most famous characters have been given something of a dramatic makeover, thanks to a cartoonist who has re-imagined them without thei...

A Row Over Beards Has Closed Shetland Island Fire Station

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK

An Island in the Shetlands has been left without firefighter cover because two members are growing facial hair for a upcoming event. Two members o...

Paxman Shaves, World Stops Turning for 147 Minutes

Francesca Peak | Posted 09.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Francesca Peak

Jeremy Paxman has shaved his FILF-y beard 147 days after its debut on Newsnight and, in doing so, lost the admiration of at least a third of the population. As the news broke, hundreds of spoons clattered into cereal bowls and thousands of tongues were burnt by spluttered tea...

'Beards Are So 2013'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

New Year, New Paxo. Or old Paxo is back, depending on how you look at it. Newsnight presenter Jeremy Paxman has started the New Year with a new cle...

Movember: The Most Facial-Hair Friendly Places In The UK

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Movember is the time of year that makes a man's heart swell at the prospect of letting his top lip fuzz run wild without fear of mockery. But even...

Muslim Pupils Sent Home Over Beards

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.10.2013 | UK

A school has reportedly sent home two Muslim teenagers who refused to shave off their beards. Lancashire County Council told the BBC the 14-year-ol...

WATCH: An Anthem For Men With Beards And Glasses

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK Comedy

You know who you are, hipsters. And so do we. Mainly because you go around wearing beards and glasses. And riding bicycles. (Bravo, Horse & H...

WATCH: Best. Beard. Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK Comedy

All hail Incredibeard - whose beard really IS incredible. Why, look - he can even eat his ramen noodles out of it! We have a feeling hipsters al...