Kids See Bearded Men As Strong — But Unattractive, Study Finds

Actual scientific research on beards is, regrettably, scant. However, researchers now know how beards are perceived by one important group of people: children.

New research shows that young children have a negative reaction to beards, but that changes as they get older. Children with bearded fathers did feel more warmly toward facial hair.

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