Written by Jay on Jul 9, 2013
Ever wondered how your Handlebar, Hogan or Soul Patch rank in the grand facial hair continuum? Well, we hadn’t either...until we came across this handy infographic.
Written by Jay on Feb 14, 2013Face it guys, we can be some dirty, smelly beasts. Sometimes soap, water and Barbasol just don't cut it. That's exactly why Esquire.com rounded up their favorite colognes, shaving creams and everything in between for the 2012 Esquire Grooming Awards.
Written by Jay on Mar 28, 2012
If you're chasing a sophisticated older woman, try dropping the razor for a few weeks.
In a scientific study that will have you scratching your head (er, beard), researchers photographed men with and without 6 weeks of beard growth, then had women rate the pictures for attractiveness.
We're cherry picking from the study's findings, actually. The main conclusion was that women just don't like beards very much, but that facial hair does seem to garner more respect from both genders and signified higher social status than a clean shaven jawline.
Funny, usually things that make us attractive to women also make us respected by other men. (Like, being attractive to women.)
So should you shave? Well, study says that the Mrs. Robinsons of the world don't mind as much. But the women of this study (who are from New Zealand) definitely prefer a clean shaven face overall. You'll just have to rely on your massive biceps to scare off the competition.Read more...