Facial Hair

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...

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...

Facing Up To Female Facial Hair

Dr Nitin Shori | Posted 18.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Nitin Shori

Whilst designer stubble may be the epitome of style for a man, facial hair is usually a less welcome trait for females. It's certainly not uncommon though, as it affects four in ten women at some point in their life.

Should A Woman Ever Shave Her Face?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 10.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

We don't bat an eyelid when a man shaves his face, but if a woman admits to trimming down her facial hair with a razor, that's another story. But a...

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...

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 ...

'Bearded Lady' Defies Bullies With Her Inspirational Message

Huffington Post UK/ Barcroft Media | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A 23-year-old woman who was driven to self-harm by bullies who teased her mercilessly about her excessive facial hair has embraced her condition and n...

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...

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...

It's Movember - The Song!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Gentlemen! Need a bit of Movember motivation (geddit?!)? Check out our reworking of an Earth, Wind & Fire classic... (Made by Handface, Amanda Wilk...

PICS: These College Reunion Photos Are Really Very Impressive

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Comedy

"Every year my buddies from college and I get together to have a 'Man Weekend'," explains the man who posted these photos on Imgur. "We usually jus...

'My Beard Is Sexy & I'm Ready For A Relationship'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A mother-of-one has revealed why she has given up trying to control the thick facial hair she began sprouting after the birth of her son 28 years ago....

What It Is to Have a Beard

Paul Flannery | Posted 18.05.2013 | UK Comedy
Paul Flannery

Beards are not just a fashion statement. By growing new lines on your face, you are also drawing new social lines in the sand (see what I did there?). I'm finding I get much more respect from my fellow man, people seem to take my opinions more seriously and I don't feel I have to fight so much to be heard anymore.

The Bearded Man

Elspeth Merry | Posted 25.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Elspeth Merry

When John Lewis decided to take on 'hobo chic' and star a bearded man for their new menswear range, it was perhaps the most on trend action the old British traditionalist giant has taken. Whether it is an Autolycus style or chin curtain, facial hair is rearing its bristly head up and down the country.

WATCH: What Women REALLY Think About Men With Beards

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK Comedy

Beards, in case you hadn't noticed, are back: Beard Affleck and friends But they're not just the preserve of handsome, absolutely definitely ...

Hairy Huff Po-ers Show Off Their 'Mos

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.11.2012 | UK

It's been a hairy old month at the AOL and Huffington Post UK offices, with facial fur roaming wild and free thanks to Movember's official sanction fo...

Remember Remember a Girl Does Movember

thesophie | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
thesophie

I also want to raise awareness for women's facial hair. I will be posting CLOSE-UP photos of my upper lip as the dark army approaches. This will be extremely embarrassing so please sponsor me so there is a point.

Movember Cometh! It's Shadowe'en

India Leigh | Posted 31.12.2012 | UK Style
India Leigh

Since its Australian inception in 2004, the month of November has been sprouting up in increasing numbers all over the world. But what the hell is Movember? Here are the amazing facts of what I discovered. We're talking moustaches (or mustaches, depending on where you are in the world).

The Moalition: It's Time for Cameron and Clegg to Grow a Pair

Josh Barrie | Posted 28.12.2012 | UK Politics
Josh Barrie

Find me a UK citizen who wouldn't like to see the government's main men strutting about Westminster fashioning rather excellent moustaches, and I'll find you a badger who'd like to be culled.

Is That A Caterpillar On Your Top Lip Or Are You Raising Money For Movember?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.11.2012 | UK

Naked upper lips across the world will be tingling in anticipation of the official sanction for facial fur to roam free for the month of November. ...

Military Fitness: Just Say NO

Alistair Coleman | Posted 21.10.2012 | UK Comedy
Alistair Coleman

You pay your money, stand in a field, and a man in a vest with a wispy moustache shouts at you for an hour. While this happens, your body is forced into all kinds of unnatural positions known to acolytes of the craft as "the press-up", "the star jump", the "run to the fence and back MOVE!" and - I shudder at the memory - "the burpee".

PHOTOS: Hair-Raising Entertainment At LA's Best Beards Comp

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK

Los Angeles' Belasco Theater hosted the second incarnation of the Los Angeles Beard and Mustache Competition on Sunday, providing a ludicrous amount o...

All For One...

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 12.06.2012 | Home

David Beckham is usually tipped for being somewhat of a style icon, a trend setter if you will, but here at Huff Post Celeb we can reveal that he is n...

The F1 Fifthly Report - Part 1

Tim Goodchild | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Sport
Tim Goodchild

F1 2012 looks set to be a very open championship. We've had four race winners so far and drivers such as Lewis Hamilton and Mark Webber are not in that list of four. Kimi could win this year, and Michael Schumacher must surely break his winning drought. So many more questions are to be answered this year, and there are still 16 races to go...

Me and My Moustache: Movember's Babies

Alex Bowell | Posted 23.01.2012 | UK Comedy
Alex Bowell

Ultimately, a moustache is a thing of sophistication, and maturity; of subtlety and patience. Remember, a moustache is for life, not just for Movember.