Do you know how to trim your whiskers properly?With beards and moustaches more popular than ever, this delightful little book sets out to answer this pressing question. And if a trim is not required, then it will show you how to wax, polish and maintain your face furniture so that it is always in tip-top condition.Alongside these manly grooming tips is a guide to famous facial-hair aficionados, from Karl Marx to Des Lynam; a breakdown of styles; and a perambulation through hirsute history, including an explanation of why the beard was considered sacred by the ancient Greeks and slovenly by ancient Romans. So whether it’s the Handlebar or the Chevron; the Goatee or the Spade – peruse this book for hints and tips of how to handle your facial fuzz.
The History Press; June 2011
- ISBN: 9780750952385
- Read online, or download in secure ePub format
- Title: A Gentleman's Guide to Beard and Moustache Management
- Author: Chris Martin
Imprint: The History Press