Facial hair dating
First date is great, but they don’t kiss you—red flag, or dealbreaker? “Shorter, stubbly hairs are more irritating than longer hairs,” added Dr. Not to brag, but my first date with my partner was excellent. And anyway, it worked—we made out on our second date. But I also learned that I was the latest victim of beard burn. I love making out with my partner, but it was screwing up my skincare. Eventually—and I’m genuinely still mystified how—my skin just kind of got used to it. Almost like I was projecting my anxiety about my skin onto him the way I projected my fears of meeting his parents (they were lovely), or that he was secretly just waiting for the right moment to break up with me (still hasn’t yet). And, as much as I’d like to believe, your skin never really gets used to it. As long as the area is not continuously being irritated by scrubs and peels, it should improve within a week.” For him, a beard oil can act as a conditioner, making the hair softer and less abrasive. But what else was there to do, short of forcing him to shave? The coarser the beard and the longer the contact, the more severe a reaction.” She notes that if you’re regularly using retinoids or chemical exfoliants, you’re more likely to experience red, dry patches—it’s over exfoliation. Chang, “but over-the-counter hydrocortisone cream can calm down the irritation and inflammation after the fact.I find there are two types of people: beard-lovers and beard-haters. But most women (and men) that I speak to either love facial hair on their mate… Whether hipsters continue to make beards popular, or celebrities do, we cannot take more than a few steps without seeing someone, somewhere sporting one.
Seems like someone somewhere probably has an agenda but that’s not really all that important.The RMRS site gives various beard-grooming tips, including ones regarding when to shampoo, trim, and use softeners on the facial hair.It suggests that men use beard oils and moisturizers, especially at the beginning of growing a beard, when it’s itchy as stubble appears.The moisturizer will also benefit whomever’s kissing the beard-grower, so thank you in advance, gentlemen. But, if you're a newbie, what do you need to know about dating a man with a beard?Since I’m in the beard-lover camp, here are some tips to get you started. After a while, your face against your guy’s will come naturally.
Smitten Kittens, has a guy's facial hair ever interrupted your hooking up?