Beard and its advantages

jayababy By jayababy, 30th Oct 2011 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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The sight of a bearded man raises a question mark in our mind.

To grow or not to grow!

We consider beard-keeping as being just the following of the rules of one’s religion or the principles of one’s political party or merely the whims of a wandering mind.

In the present times the idea of growing a beard has appealed much to the fancy of men. Some have been attracted by the artistic advantages, others for imitating great men like Bernard Shaw, Rabindranath Tagore, Aurobindo Ghosh and other philosophers, poets and painters.

Whatever are the factors that force a man grow beard, more forceful than these factors are the definite advantages of growing a beard which cannot be overlooked.

The bearded man enjoys a great hygienic advantage. Medical science has proved that regular shaving weakens the teeth and the eyesight. The Pathans, the Afghans, the Balochs, the Sikhs and others who grow a beard have sound teeth and good eye-sight. In fact, the dentists and opticians mostly have their clients from among those men who either shave or get themselves shaved.

Beard is too good for hiding one’s facial handicaps like marks of leucoderma or scars left by wounds on the face.

Growing beard has its disadvantages too. Sometimes it results in certain skin diseases like scabies and ring-worm. Also one has to spend much time on the maintenance of the beard applying creams, Vaseline and hair-fixing oils to keep one’s beard shining and intact.

Now, time to decide to grow or not to grow a beard!


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author avatar Buzz
30th Oct 2011 (#)

Great article, jayababy. I'm thinking of growing a beard when all the romantic kissing stops. Thanks for sharing.:)

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author avatar M G Singh
30th Oct 2011 (#)

Great info Jaya. I used to support a beard at one time

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author avatar Neha Dwivedi
31st Oct 2011 (#)

beard... what a page Jayababy... nice one..

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author avatar Delicia Powers
31st Oct 2011 (#)

I think a well kept beard very handsome...enjoyed your article jayababy:0)thanks.

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author avatar PeopleAwesome
18th Jan 2013 (#)

Scientific benefits for having a Beard

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