Prominent jawlines and chins are also proven to increase a man’s attractivenss. Short of jaw and chin implants, facial hair can be used to create the overall appearance of a more prominent, squared jaw. Attractive people are, on the whole, more confident and earn more money, which buys them access to health care.
There’s even Have Sex With a Guy With a Moustache Day, a correlate of Movember. The benefits of a healthy sex life (which, in most cases, is enhanced by increasing one’s attractiveness), are numerous.
4. Decrease risk of cutting face, untimely death
The less you shave, the less you cut your face. Without proper antibiotics, a shaving knick that becomes infected can easily kill a person. You can get septic and pass away in short order. Henry David Thoreau‘s brother John died that way, as did Lord Carnarvon, shortly after discovering the burial chamber of Tutankhamen in 1922.
5. Earn tax refunds
A movement is afoot that – if adopted by Congress – would provide up to $250.00 in tax refunds for moustached Americans. They could then apply that money towards a gym membership or vital medication. You can sign the STACHE Act here.
6. Protect vocal apparatus / Appease vengeful God
According to a poorly-contextualized but nonetheless provocative argument from someone calling him/herself Dr. Ruddock:
The beard and the moustache should be permitted to grow as they afford an excellent protection to the delicate organs of the voice of those in whom it is subjected to undue or irregular exercise. After a public address, the tissues in the vicinity of the throat become relaxed and on leaving the place of assembly and entering the open air, inflammatory action commences, and if repeated, chronic affections of the throat and bronchial tubes are often induced; but the unshorn natural respirator, which our Maker intended to be one of the distinguishing features of the male seed, effectively protects these important parts.The hair planted on the human face by the wisdom and goodness of our Creator, has its uses, and we may add, its beauties. Let the young man, therefore, never become a slave to the false and pernicious fashion which compels him to shave off the beard, as it is found contributory to the health, if not the personal improvement, of those who wear it.
7. Eliminate boring conversations