Declarations of the death of facial hair may drive feeble followers over the edge, but true believers remain steadfast in their hirsuteness. Men have always had facial hair, and the rise and fall in numbers that stay au naturel varies from time to time. But between the boomeranging of the facial hair trend, let us take a few moments to appreciate the early adopters: sartorially elegant men that have yet to slather on their shaving cream.  

Sam Lambert & Shaka Maidoh

Justin O'Shea

Alessandro Squarzi

Graziano Di Cintio

Nick Wooster