It’s Official — Women Hate The Man Bun [Survey]

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Two of the worst hairstyles for balding men are the Lobot and combover. (Click here for a larger list of the worst hairstyles for balding men.) When you see them, you cringe because you know the poor guy sporting either of those awful hairstyles is trying (and failing) to demonstrate that he’s not as bald as you think he is.

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And although guys with Fabio-style long hairstyles get a pass because women just love to gush over their flowing locks, they too can screw things up by mishandling their hairstyle. A survey of 1,000 American women reveals that nearly half of them find the man bun unappealing. However, it’s important to note that there is no consensus opinion on the matter; 44% of respondents said they found the man bun attractive while 56% said they did not. Furthermore, nearly one-third (32%) of respondents said they found men with long hair and no bun more attractive than those sporting a man bun.

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Other interesting info that came from the study were that a mere two percent of participants said they liked mustaches on guys, with 37 percent saying they like their men clean shaven.