You may have noticed in years past, or maybe in the last few days, that the five-o-clock shadow has taken up residence on the typically clean cut type. It’s not just the fraternity brother and the guy rockin’ the man bun who are seemingly sprouting Locks of Love… from their face, but your business colleague and even professor are suddenly lumbersexual. Men of all types are jumping on the facial hair bandwagon, and for good reason.
Why you ask? The month of November ushers in 30 days of unshaven beards and mustaches in the name of men’s health awareness. Putting away the razor and growing out facial hair has become vogue because of two organizations: Movember and No-Shave November.
Both organizations challenge males and females alike to alter their lifestyles for the month in support of men’s health movements. Read below to find out more about the causes each organization supports, and why you should consider participating!