And, as Doré points out, men aren't the only ones benefitting from the rise in popularity of male facial hair. Women also seem to be eating it up like never before. (Says Doré: "My friends are crazy about guys with beards and tattoos, but girls, not all guys with beards and tattoos are good.") Chalk it up to the classic bad-boy attraction, but a guy who looks like a lumberjack with a motorcycle always seems to send female hearts atwitter.
While there's no harm in having a type, Doré points out that it's a little ironic (and hypocritical) that women fault guys who only date blondes or pursue models (a.k.a. modelizers). Doré writes that, as much as most of us women like to think we're less shallow than many men, "we have an epidemic of beardizers on our hands." Touché, Garance. Touché.
So, readers, what do you think of the seemingly never-ending beard trend? Are you a beardizer? Or, do you refuse to judge a
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