Chicks Dig Stubble
More than half of women in study like facial hair
By Nick McMaster,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 28, 2010 2:00 PM CDT
This guy could let his grow out, apparently.   (Shutterstock)

(Newser) – Women are more attracted to a man with facial hair, says a new poll. Among the participants, 54% said they preferred a guy not to be clean-shaven. Of those, two-thirds liked all-over stubble, 19% liked moustaches, 12% preferred beards, and 6% goatees. Only about a third of women polled said they wanted a completely clean-shaven man, the Daily Mail reports.

The results indicated that women found men with facial hair to be more "masculine." As for body hair, 51% said hair on the chest and back was desirable, while 27% preferred a completely waxed male bod. The study, conducted by, polled 1,832 women over the age of 18.