According to a study if you have a beard you have more germs than a dog. To come to this conclusion researchers tested men's facial hair against dog hair from different breeds and found a higher bacterial load in a beard than in dog fur!
There were some men who even tested positive for bacteria that was a threat to human health. According to experts, if you're not washing your beard regularly you should start today.
Ladies, are you a fan of a man with a beard? Gents, does this study make you want to shave away your beard?