Handlebar Moustache Survey by Uncle Cheddar of TX
- How long have you had a handlebar moustache, and what is your history with moustaches?
- What moved you to grow a handlebar moustache? Do any relatives or ancestors have handlebar moustaches?
My nieces sent me a mustache book for my birthday. I then started growing it out to surprise them when I visited 8 months later
- 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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A lot of stares and whispering. Mostly positive comments. Some people wanting pictures with me.
- What are some of the funny or strange comments others have made about your handlebar moustache over time?
- Has having a handlebar moustache had any effects on your personality/behavior, attitude, self-expression, and sense of self?
I feel like a d-list celebrity.
- What is it in your personality that drew you to growing a handlebar moustache?
I enjoy being a mustache in a beard world.
- Have you been in any moustache contests or attended any such gatherings?
I attended a contest in Austin TX but did not compete.
- It takes courage to wear a handlebar moustache. What would you say to those who think you look odd, silly or stupid with it?
- What waxes, styling aids or glues to you prefer and why?
Wild bill’s xxx fine mustache wax nothing else compares.
- What do you think a handlebar moustache does for a man?
It makes him stand out.
- 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?
I cut the curls off after a year. Too much maintenance.
- Have you accumulated any moustached merchandise, shirts, mugs or other stuff?
A few items from friends and family.
- Can you recommend some other moustache web sites?
- 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?
It matches my hair. I dyed it when I started growing it out to make it more noticeable.
- What would you like to see on handlebarmoustachelife.com?
- How has having a handlebar moustache affected your love life, dating, and does it interfere with kissing?
It got better.
- What do you do for a living and what impact do you think your handlebar moustache has with customers, coworkers and superiors?
Many at my workplace enjoy it.
- Does your handlebar moustache give you any superpowers?
None that I have discovered.
- 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?
Use a straw when I can. Smaller bites with napkins.
- Have you ever styled your mustache in a comical manner or specifically for a Halloween costume?
- What is your preferred style for your handlebar moustache, and do you do a variety of styles?
Hang it low with a slight curl.
- Would you share your location and / or your age?