Men’s facial hair Archive

The day I retrieved my face from behind my beard | Tim Dowling

Over the last five years I have been called upon to write about beards on a number of occasions. This was partly because beards made a remarkable fashion transition in that time: becoming a surprisingly hip accessory, achieving momentary ubiquity, and then passing an ill-defined point commonly known as “peak beard”. These days facial hair is a popular post-career-reversal statement, a declaration that one has …