It can go either way!
Facial hair is a fickle thing. Some love it. Others hate it. Beard? Mustache? Both? The possibilities are endless, but it can go south real fast.
Because of how easily these things can go wrong, here are 14 examples of facial hair "no-nos'" and "yes, pleases" that we've seen on men - real life and celebs.
And make sure that whatever facial hair you choose (for you OR your guy) that it looks good on him. Just because Tom Selleck can pull of that sweeper doesn't make it right for YOU. So try out a few, be honest with yourself (take some selfies?) and ask for others' opinions. Remember, it's all temporary. If it looks awful, you can shave it!
For everyone else - don't be afraid to show these to your man to inspire his next trim.
If you're 'stache looks like you glued eraser shavings to your upper lip, just don't bother.
It looks like your mustache is frowning. This one is a definite no.
Unless you're a strongman at a carnival please refrain from this cheesy design.
Sweet niblets! The soul patch should've gone away with cabbage patch dolls.
Facial hair has its' boundaries and they should stop at the chin.
Unless you're a wizard, do us a favor and make long stringy beards disappear.
If your idea of facial hair is something to the effect of taping a black cotton ball to your chin, just don't.
Lines that define a strong jawline. Yes, please!
Facial hair that's thick but not too long. That's where it's at!
This mustache has sex appeal all on its own.
Faded beards are like ombre hair for men.
This look is classy and rugged all at the same time. The clean cut edges plus a suit and tie. SWOON!
A touch of grey amongst a sea of facial hair says sexy, yet distinguished.
A man bun takes facial hair to a whole new level. Sexy, rugged lumberjack level. Yum!