about the goatee
The goatee is essentially the facial hair on the chin below the lower lip. The width of the goatee typically is about the same as the width of the mouth.
growing a goatee
Allow the hair below the lower lip to grow. Define the sides as vertical lines or make them slightly curved. Round off the shape at the bottom of the chin.
view examples from our gallery
Browse examples of real goatees in our gallery.
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Illustration courtesy of Troy Tinnish.