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130 Men Express Themselves Through Facial Hair

Creative Visual Art

A man’s facial hair is a personal thing. Length, shape and style are just some of the key factors. Choosing to have facial hair has also become strongly influenced by society’s definitions of masculinity. In an effort to explore these social stereotypes, photographer Joseph D.R. OLeary began documenting men with facial hair. His exploration of the personas that go along with crazy beards and curly moustaches developed into this series entitled Of Beards and Men.

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