A Guide To Facial Hair Styles

A Guide To Facial Hair Styles

GUIDELooking for a new facial hair style? It's an easy way to change up your look without much commitment. If you aren't sure what look is right for you, have a peek at our facial hair guide, and give your face a whole new style!






The Circle Beard

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As modelled here by our good friend Brad Pitt, the circle beard is easy to maintain and is a fairly common style of facial hair.

5 O'Clock Shadow

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An ultra low maintenance style that gives off a casual vibe that's just right. You don't have to be Bradley Cooper to pull this off.

The Woodsman

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Talk about an easy to maintain style! Step one: just don't shave. Step two: continue to not shave. Joaquin manages to pull of basically any facial hair style, no matter how crazy it makes him look.

The Chin Strap

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I'm not sure if you remember American Idol alum Chris Daughtry, but you likely remember his chin strap beard. This style requires a lot of precision with not a whole lot of pay off. Probably a look we should all avoid.

The Soul Patch

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Howie Mandel is pretty well known for his soul patch. Simply shave everything except for a small patch under the chin.

Mutton Chops

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Bill Murray can essentially do no wrong, and here we see him rocking some expertly groomed mutton chops.

The Pencil Moustache

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This is definitely a difficult look to pull off, unless you're super quirky like John Waters. Or unless you're simply Orlando Bloom. Make sure you avoid looking like a seventh grader.

The Perfectly Groomed Beard

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We've got to hand it to Chris Pine: he has basically perfected this whole beard thing. If you want this look, grow out your beard without letting it look scraggly, and then perform regular maintenance.

The Clean Shave

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If you usually rock some sort of facial hair style and are looking for a change, try opting for a clean shave! I'm pretty confident Tom Cruise never has a beard, and the world is certainly better for it. If you don't like it, no worries. Facial hair grows back.



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