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You should purposely grow a Ho Chi Minh style beard just to spite her and the hour before the wedding, shave it off.



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Bumping this because I just had a beard-related Eureka moment.

On my second serious beard attempt now and I just realised one of the main reasons why beards look unkempt is that people think the moustache should be the same length as the hair on the chin and cheeks. I'm trying out a new strategy now where I keep it rather shorter, about 2/3 of the length of the rest of the beard. Looks much more balanced.

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I got a lazy beard. Aka I haven't shaven in a while.

I can grow an awesome beard and may ride this one out for a while and see where it goes.

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Full beard. Get little growth on my cheeks however.

Used to have a lazy man's beard until it would grew out, at which point I'd shave above the lip to get a Lincoln beard. Only recently did the hair up there get thick enough to not look like a fifteen year old's mustache, so now I keep it too.

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Beard is very hipster these days.

I can't really grow one, the parts just don't connect . Moustache doesn't connect to the chin and neither connects to the sideburns. It doesn't really grow quickly either, aside from the sideburns.

Clean shaven + suit is the preferred style for work as well.

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It would be easier to judge with pictures, guys!
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Used to have a massive one. But it was just messy and looked like overgrown bumfluff. Then I was advised by an expert that the ladies do not like this. Never grew a beard again, constantly clean shaven. I admit.. I miss the bumfluff.

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It would be easier to judge with pictures, guys!
Will post something when I am happy with the result, it's still in the slightly scruffy stage before all the little gaps get filled.


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Have the long thick sideburns and goatee combo come back into fashion yet? Methinks this needs to be brought back into mainstream. I imagine I'd get egged if I tried that right now.
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Have the long thick sideburns and goatee combo come back into fashion yet? Methinks this needs to be brought back into mainstream. I imagine I'd get egged if I tried that right now.
I'd personally steer clear of anything involving a goatee (the full one, connecting the moustache with the chin hair). But then again, it's a highly personal thing depending on the way your facial hair grows and most importantly, on your own preference.

On second thought, go for it. You might bring it back.


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On second thought, go for it. You might bring it back.
That or not get any for the next five years after mates post pics of it on facebook.

.. Worth it.
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Have the long thick sideburns and goatee combo come back into fashion yet? Methinks this needs to be brought back into mainstream. I imagine I'd get egged if I tried that right now.
That's my look Long sideburns, goatee and moustache.

Basically the Will Turner from Pirates of the Caribbean:

http://images2.fanpop.com/images/pho...99-400-600.jpg

But much thicker, and more Haitian.

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