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Denver named in top 10 most facial hair-friendly cities, Wahl offering free beard trims to celebrate

Posted at 6:15 AM, Aug 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-23 08:15:53-04

DENVER — As a way to celebrate landing on a list of facial hair-friendly cities, a grooming company will offer free facial hair trims at the Taste of Colorado. 

Denver was named No. 10 on the list of most facial hair-friendly cities in the United States by the men’s grooming company Wahl. This is the fifth annual research study on this topic from the company.

To celebrate this, Wahl is bringing its 30-foot mobile barbershop to Denver's A Taste of Colorado to offer Cuts for a Cause Sept. 1-3. A team of master barbers will offer men free facial hair trims. For every trim, Wahl will donate $1 to ZERO: The End of Prostate Cancer, an organization dedicated to finding a cure for prostate cancer.

How did Wahl determine the list of facial hair-friendly cities? It partnered with market research leader Opinion Research Corporation to analyze online positivity surrounding beards and mustaches. The top cities were ranked based on overall interest and positive commentary.

Here is the list of the top 20 cities:

  1. Philadelphia
  2. Chicago
  3. Atlanta
  4. Washington, D.C.
  5. San Francisco
  6. Seattle
  7. Los Angeles
  8. Austin, Texas
  9. Portland, Ore.
  10. Denver
  11. Dallas
  12. New York
  13. Nashville, Tenn.
  14. San Diego
  15. Houston
  16. Phoenix
  17. San Antonio
  18. San Jose, Calif.
  19. Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
  20. Orlando, Fla.