- Jan 25, 2016
The beard has become such a phenomenon -- one that doesn't appear to be going anywhere any time soon -- that it has bred the "artistic beard." Essentially, people are getting incredible creative when it comes to this form of facial hair, especially when it comes to photo projects. Whether seen in fashion magazines or photographer portfolios, these artistic beards are taking over the web.

From floral beards to pastel dyed beards and even beards with toys and other objects placed in them, these interpretations are playful and often very feminine. It's as though people are interested in seeing such a badge of masculinity tweaked into its opposite. Considering how much more in tune men are becoming with their feminine sides, they too are embracing this artistic beard movement with zest.

From Beard Typography to Hipster Flower Beards: