“As opposed to the hair on your head, the stuff coming out of your beard belongs to a type of hair called androgenic hair, which sprouts during and after puberty thanks to changes in the levels of a certain type of hormone called androgens,” the article explains.
Is beard hair the same color as pubic hair?
Even when people’s hair goes grey or white their pubic hair is often the same colour, just darker. It’s sort of like men’s beards. When men grow facial hair their beard will normally be darker than the hair on their head but the same colour otherwise.
Why is my facial hair so dark?
But if you start to notice excessive facial hair growth that’s dark and coarse, it might mean you have abnormally high levels of androgen hormones, or an increased sensitivity in your hair follicles even to normal levels of androgen hormones, explains Minisha Sood, MD, endocrinologist in New York City.
Is curly beard attractive?
Normally, when we’re talking about the hair on our head, curly hair is considered attractive. It’s a favourite among the ladies as it gives the look of youth and health. Even when it comes to beards, curly beards can sound good on paper as tend to think they’re a lot thicker and fuller compared to straight ones.