Unless you’re a fan of snowmobiling, snowboarding, or ice skating, winter kind of sucks. And there’s a good reason for that: it’s generally really, really cold. But a beard can help you beat old man winter.
Surprisingly, facial hair can actually act as a barrier of protection against the cold, helping keep you warm. Beyond that, it can prevent cold wind from whipping against your face, keeping it moist and staving off uncomfortable dryness.