Former “Bachelorette” winner Blake Moynes shaved his beard, marking the primary time in 10 years that he is had no facial hair. The actuality star confirmed off his new look in an Instagram publish that he shared on February 28, 2022.
The 31-year-old Canada native has had full facial hair — a beard and a mustache — for the previous decade. Although he is trimmed issues up on occasion through the years, he hasn’t truly fully shaved his face clear in a really very long time. In latest months, Moynes’ facial hair had been getting extra grey, however he was doing his finest to make it work.
“At first, I wasn’t for the quantity of gray in my beard. But, I’m old now and may’t cease it so I’m studying to love it,” he captioned an Instagram publish in December 2021.
Moynes received engaged to Katie Thurston on the finale of “The Bachelorette,” however the two broke issues off after a few months of courting. While Thurston has moved on with one other “Bachelorette” suitor (John Hersey), Moynes has been targeted on himself and his profession.
He additionally felt that he needed to vary his look apparently, and, so, that is precisely what he did.
“I did a factor,” he captioned the publish. 10 years, 10. Yes?… no? I do not know,” he requested his followers.
Here’s what it’s good to know:
Fans Seemed to Approve of Moynes’ New Look
Something so simple as shaving off one’s beard can fully change somebody’s entire look, and that is precisely what occurred in Moynes’ case. Many followers suppose that he appears to be like fully totally different with none facial hair — however, general, the suggestions has been very constructive.
“I feel it appears to be like MUCH higher,” one particular person commented.
“Brings out your eyes a lot extra and sure makes you look youthful,” added one other.
“Yes! Popped up on my feed and I’m like damnnnnn who’s that hottie! Then I’m like holy f*** that is Blake Moynes how is it attainable that he received even hotter?” a 3rd Instagram person wrote.
“This appears to be like nice!! You’re tremendous good-looking – cease hiding your face,” a fourth remark learn.
“You look higher and youthful! Love this look,” another person added.
Moynes Put Up a Poll for Fans to Vote on His new Look
Moynes took to his Instagram Stories to share a ballot, asking followers to vote whether or not they like him higher clear shaven or with a beard. At the time of this writing, greater than half of Moynes’ followers — 66% to be actual — most well-liked him with out facial hair.
Moynes received fairly a little bit of suggestions from his Bachelor Nation buddies as properly, together with Kenny Braasch who included Moynes in a part of a weekend replace of kinds. “Blake Moynes shaved his beard,” learn the quantity two merchandise on Braasch’s listing on his Instagram Stories.
“Where is Blake and what did you do with him…,” “Bachelor” host Jesse Palmer commented on Moynes’ publish.
“Soooo form of into it,” wrote Blake Hortsmann, including the aspect eye emoji.
Moynes’ “Bachelorette” pal Mikey Planeta known as him an “imposter,” whereas his BFF Brendan Quinn teased him additional. “Technically you did not go all the way down to bald eagle,” he wrote, noting that Moyes nonetheless had some facial scruff occurring.