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View Poll Results: Do you prefer clean shaven or some scruff?
Clean Shaven 51 64.56%
Some Scruff 28 35.44%
Voters: 79. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 12-24-2017, 08:20 PM
 
Location: USA
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I like clean shaven-ish. Clean faces are far more attractive, imho.

I had a gorgeous bf... looked like former footballer, David Beckham. He once asked me the same q & I told him to be comfortable & look how he wanted. He kept asking, as he shaved weekdays but liked to go sans shaving on weekends. Being honest, I told him that up to 2 day's stubble was sexy... by day 3, he was beginning to look homeless.

If growing out a beard, there's an awkward stage... so, that's to be expected. Personally, I don't like the look of full beards or those ZZ Top type beards... or Sam Elliot mustaches. A goatee is okay on the right lad... clean shaven is beautiful.

Ultimately, I don't like the feel of whiskers on my face. Still... if I have an SO, I'm not so rigid that I feel the need to dictate his fashion sense. But, if asked, I'd give the same opinion as above.

BTW, I've had the same q from bf's in regard to chest hair. I prefer none, but, if a man decides he likes his natural look, so be it. I can deal.
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Old 12-24-2017, 09:19 PM
 
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I prefer the scruff/5 o'clock shadow look on my man.
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Old 12-24-2017, 09:30 PM
 
Location: Erie, PA
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I bet you are a millennial.

What I really like is men's hairy chests.
^^^^ THIS. I love chest hair and don't get the current trend of 'manscaping'. I like body hair on men in general.

I prefer some facial hair as well

I am not into tattoos personally and not especially attracted to guys who have a lot of big ones all over their bodies.
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Old 12-24-2017, 09:52 PM
 
Location: Lafayette, LA
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Depends on the guy.
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Old 12-25-2017, 12:15 AM
 
Location: Northeastern U.S.
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I don't like beards in most cases; or stubble that lasts beyond a day or two. Permanent stubble or scruff turns me off; I think it looks slovenly unless the man is living in the wilderness or is playing a role in Lord of the Rings or Game of Thrones, etc. I like clean-shaven men.
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Old 12-25-2017, 01:12 AM
 
Location: Wasilla, AK
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I prefer men who are tattoo-free, earring-free, smooth-faced/clean-shaven and also not very hairy on their upper torso.
Let's see...

Tattoo free...check
Earring free...check
Smooth faced/clean shaven...check
Upper torso not very hairy...damn!
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Old 12-25-2017, 02:28 AM
 
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Only the really good looking guys can get away with the scruffy look. Well, for a few days at least. Unless the guy has "it" he can wear the scruffy look whether he's good looking or not. I guess when it comes to kissing and dancing cheek-to-cheek, the clean look works best.
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Old 12-25-2017, 04:03 AM
 
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Love mustaches.

Scruffy is OK, if not too contrived.

Other facial hair is OK, but no soul patch, goatee, ZZ Top beard, Santa beard, Colonel Sanders beard, braided beard or a beard where something is living in it.
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Old 12-25-2017, 04:35 AM
 
Location: Canada
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I like some scruff on some men, but most look better clean shaven. As for kissing, give me clean shaven!

Whisker burns are OUCHIE!
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Old 12-25-2017, 06:30 AM
 
Location: Tampa, FL
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I just don't get it.

Joe Buck did the Cowboys' game yesterday afternoon in front of million viewers and get on TV needing a shave.



I can understand this dude who doesn't give a damn about his looks, but when someone gets on TV like Buck did, he owes it to his viewers to appear clean shaven, imo.

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