facial hair

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Noun1.facial hair - hair on the face (especially on the face of a man)
hair - a covering for the body (or parts of it) consisting of a dense growth of threadlike structures (as on the human head); helps to prevent heat loss; "he combed his hair"; "each hair consists of layers of dead keratinized cells"
beard, face fungus, whiskers - the hair growing on the lower part of a man's face
moustache, mustache - an unshaved growth of hair on the upper lip; "he looked younger after he shaved off his mustache"
sideburn, side-whiskers, burnside, mutton chop - facial hair that has grown down the side of a man's face in front of the ears (especially when the rest of the beard is shaved off)
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Whether it's for parents, the in-laws or old friends, the survey reports that Christmas Eve is the date when British men are most inclined to style their facial hair (67 per cent)[sup.
As George Clooney, Brad Pitt, David Beckham and even Ed Miliband embrace facial hair, thousands of east London-dwelling 20-somethings have followed suit.
Dr Withey, who lives in Caerphilly, will look at facial hair between 1700 and 1918 and its relationship with masculinity and health, as well as the changes in shaving technology in a study entitled "Do Beards Matter?
He said: "By looking back we can understand that the current beard trend is actually just the latest in a long series of facial hair fashions.
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You may not have noticed, but it's been just over a hundred years now since anybody with facial hair occupied the White House.
The Scrubs actor said he was stunned to realise his facial hair was looking a little too mature for his liking.
4 million in the UK but there's a belief facial hair might offer protection against irritants like house dust mites, which act as a trigger.
Critique: Just when you thought every possible aspect of the American Civil War had been written about, here comes a quirky but absolutely fascinating aspect--the remarkable facial hair of the men who fought in the bloodiest conflict in American history.
The famous facial hair of Hollywood actor Burt Reynolds, left, has its own Facebook page and nearly 4,000 followers.
AN ACCOUNTS manager with Cleckheaton-based accountancy firm Clough & Company has vowed to shave off his moustache for the first time in almost 40 years to support colleagues who are growing facial hair for "Movember".
The HairAway advert claimed that it could get rid of facial hair instantly and easily leaving skin soft and clear.