The beard that everyone has been going on about relentlessly over the past few months, Jeremy Paxman’s, has finally been shaved off. Good for him anyway for kicking over the traces and overcoming what he called the BBC’s pogonophobia (yes, fear of beards) when he decided to forego shaving and let his whiskers grow last summer.
I have to say though – I slightly prefer the familiar clean-shaven look, but it seems I’m a bit unusual; a Northumbria University study suggests that most women like at least a bit of stubble on their man’s chops. Me, I like hair on other parts of a man’s body, but I’m surprised to learn that again I’m in the minority.
But actually I think I’m right to stick with my preference…Continue Reading