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Handlebar Moustache Survey by Dusty of Wyoming.

1. How long have you had a handlebar moustache, and what is your history with moustaches?

I have had my mustache going on 5 years now it’s my first mustache.

2. What moved you to grow a handlebar moustache? Do any relatives or ancestors have handlebar moustaches?

I feel the classic facial hair fits my personality best.

3. What are some of the reactions of others as you grew your handlebar moustache? What sort of reactions or comments did you get initially from your significant other?

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Most love it I get compliments almost daily. My wife wasn’t too fond of it at first but then it grew on her. Now she would miss it if I shaved almost as much as me.

4. What are some of the funny or strange comments others have made about your handlebar moustache over time?

Oh I have been called Monopoly Man and Snidley jokingly by coworkers but most seem it enjoy it.

5. Has having a handlebar moustache had any effects on your personality/behavior, attitude, self-expression, sense of self?

I feel it better expresses my personality and individuality. I have always liked to be different from others and show my unique self and the handlebar mustache is a great way to show it.

6. What is it in your personality that drew you to growing a handlebar moustache?

I’m a classic man stuck in a modern world. This facial hair tends to show it.

7. Have you been in any moustache contests or attended any such gatherings?

No contests yet but I do participate in Movember and No Shave November for charities.

8. It takes courage to wear a handlebar moustache. What would you say to those who think you look odd, silly or stupid with it?

Be your own person. I don’t care what others think or like an neither should they. Express yourself in your own way whether it be through facial hair, tattoos, haircuts or whatever. Just be tolerate of others and their looks an understand that their looks are another interpretation of their own self.

9. What waxes, styling aids or glues to you prefer and why?

I started with Mustache Bomb wax and then moved to Firehouse. After I gained some length I swapped to pomades first with Suavecito original and then their strong hold and now I currently use Layrite Super Hold. It is stronger than wax, doesn’t leave a noticeable residue after it hardens, doesnt flake an it isn’t effected by humidity and heat like most others.

10. What do you think a handlebar moustache does for a man?

Shows their individuality and manliness. It is a classic style that will never disappear from history. It also showed the person’s patience and cleanliness because a handlebar takes some time and some grooming to keep it looking great.

11. How attached are you to your handlebar moustache and what would it take for you to cut it off or remove the curls and not grow it back?

It isn’t going anywhere. If anything it will just become bigger and badder.

12. Have you accumulated any moustached merchandise, shirts, mugs or other stuff?

No merchandise just grooming products.

13. Can you recommend some other moustache web sites?

Art of Manliness is a web site and app for any classic man.

14. All about color: How closely does your moustache match the color of the hair on your head? How many colors are in your moustache? Do you like its color? Have you ever dyed it?

I have mostly brown and blonde hairs with the occasional black and reds a little mix of all. I have never dyed it and I do like the natural appearance it matches me well.

15. What would you like to see on handlebarmoustachelife.com?
Just content keep it up.

16. How has having a handlebar moustache affected your love life, dating, and does it interfere with kissing?

The stubble at the early stage my wife didn’t care for but now that it’s longer and soft my wife doesn’t have a problem with it.

17. What do you do for a living and what impact do you think your handlebar moustache has with customers, coworkers and superiors?

I am a coal miner who works on heavy equipment. My coworkers and superiors don’t seem to mind some might not know my name but they recognize me by my stache!

18. Does your handlebar moustache give you any superpowers?

The power to instantly have conversations started.

19. Eating – neatly – can be a challenge with a larger moustache. Do you have any eating tips, or stories to share? Have you been tempted to remove the HB due to eating issues?

Nope maybe with soup but I keep it trained to stay out of my mouth when eating. At first it was a pain until trained to eat a burger but then it got bstter the more I worked with it. So try training it more before you cut it to see if you can keep it out of your mouth.

20. Have you ever styled your mustache in a comical manner or specifically for a Halloween costume?

The only thing I have done was use Clubmans wax in black for a pirate costume on Halloween.

21. What is your preferred style for your handlebar moustache, and do you do a variety of styles?

Either natural curls with no products just heat and wrap after a shower. Sometimes I will use pomade for large curls when I’m going out for a dinner or a bar. I always leave the center natural and never add product to it except for a occasional quick swipe of a wax stick to hold down a random wild hair that might be sticking up.

22. Would you share your location and / or your age?

Wyoming/ 28 yrs old

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