Golden Age of Facial Hair: Cool Photos That Defined Beard Styles of Victorian Men – Design You Trust

Golden Age of Facial Hair: Cool Photos That Defined Beard Styles of Victorian Men

Beards have been around for as long as humans, but their cultural significance, associations and status has varied hugely throughout the centuries.


The style of keeping facial hair came up in the Victorian period. Men were usually clean shaven prior to the Victorian period. Beards were of different kinds during this period.

During the Victorian era, people who had no beards were not considered to be man enough. Facial hairs became a strong sign of manhood. As the Victorian age advanced they style of beard started changing. The beards become more pronounced as well as bushier.

Men with fashion and style in the Victorian age had to follow the beard style so that they can prove themselves to the society. These men wanted to become an important part of the society by following the current style of the society.

Here below is a set of cool vintage photos that shows what beard styles of men looked like during Victorian era.

If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Tanzanian Painter Creates Striking Portraits Of Women
Miniature Scenes Set Amongst Office Supplies By Derrick Lin
Magnificent Underwater Life Photography By Alex Voyer And Alex Roubaud
Winners of the 7th Annual Wikimedia Photo Awards
Woodcarvers Create Christmas Masterpieces
Mexico Day Of The Dead Parade 2019
Fabrice Monteiro Travelled To The Most Polluted Places In Africa And Created Terrifying Characters Who Roamed Their Midst Dressed In Eerie Debris
2016 UK Wildlife Photographer Of The Year Finalists
'Pornographie' by Édouard Levé
25 Year Old British Man Dresses As A 19th Century Regency Gentleman In Bespoke Clothing He Designs
Photographer Ask Strangers To Reveal Their Deepest Regrets In Life
Candid Photographs Captured Prostitution Scenes in Paris in 1966
Katy Perry as Elizabeth Taylor
Infraland: A Serie of Surreal Landscapes Capturing in Infrared Light by Paolo Pettigiani
This Greek Man Living in Malta Has Been Posting Photos of His Forehead on Instagram for Six Years
Daredevil Photographer Escapes Security Guards To Climb Up The World's Most Famous Buildings
All You Need Is Blue: Mesmerizing Photography By Francois Peyranne
Photographer Captures All the Goofiness and Joy of Dogs Lying Upside Down
Street Scenes of the U.S. From the 1960s Through 30 Wonderful Color Real Photo Postcards
Historic Photos Of Russian Beauties In Traditional Costumes Prove Slavic Beauty Never Gets Boring
The Daily Adventures of a Strange Soul
30 Captivating Historical Photographs Which You Need To See
Photographer Took A Pictures Of People On Drugs To Show How They Affect Their Brains
"Russian Elite": Photographer Documents Life Of Rich And Poor In The Prestigious Residential Area Rublevka