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Aug 26, 2014, 10:10 ET
Fantasy Football Facial Hair: To help this year's would-be fantasy football champions, men's grooming leader Wahl teamed up with STATS, the world's top sports statistical analysis company, to determine whether players with facial hair perform better than their clean-shaven counterparts. The winner: Facial hair, and by more than a whisker. More at wahlgrooming.com. (PRNewsFoto/Wahl Grooming)

Facial Hair Linked To Fantasy Football Success

 Every football season, millions of fantasy football die-hards scour the inter-webs for new can't-miss predictions and otherwise tantalizing...

Aug 06, 2014, 11:52 ET
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And the Award for Most Facial Hair Friendly City in America Goes to…

 Men's grooming leader Wahl is searching for guys with the best facial hair in the country—and it knows just where to find them. Today,...

Aug 05, 2014, 14:14 ET
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Wahl® And Greater Good Reveal Top Shelter Dog Makeover In America

 Gigi, a fun-loving Shih Tzu from Iowa is proving what many adopters have come to realize about shelter pets—underneath her dirty and...

Jul 31, 2014, 09:07 ET
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New Research Identifies Hairstyles That Get You Hired, And Paid

While it is widely known that appearance is important in the workplace, a new study from Wahl Clipper suggests the secret to success is more than...

Jul 16, 2014, 09:05 ET
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Wahl® and GreaterGood Go Rogue to Clean Up Image of Shelter Dogs

Pet Grooming Leader Wahl and the GreaterGood.org are inviting the public to help transform the image of shelter and rescue pets from what is...

Jun 02, 2014, 16:35 ET
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New Study From Wahl Shows More Dads Teaching Sons To Groom

 Father's Day is about giving, but it's also about celebrating life's special moments with dad. Wahl, the company that invented the world's...

Apr 03, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Team of Three Siblings to Attempt English Channel crossing

 The first person to swim across the English Channel did so in 1875. The first woman did so in 1926. This summer, three young members of the...

Mar 27, 2014, 09:03 ET
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New Study from Wahl® Confirms Traveling is Indeed a Pain

 More than one-third of Americans will hit the road or sky for a long distance trip this spring. And though the destination might be easy and...

Mar 03, 2014, 10:05 ET
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Wahl Launches New Website To Help Guys Look Good

 Wahl, the inventor of the electric clipper, and world-wide leader in men's grooming tools, has launched the first of its kind website...

Feb 04, 2014, 10:15 ET
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San Antonio Man Awarded Best Facial Hair In Country And Coveted Wahl® Man Of The Year Title

 The verdict is in. Fifteen facial haired finalists competed for the honor of becoming the next Wahl Man of the Year and it was the Man of...

Dec 20, 2013, 13:18 ET
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Wahl® Holiday Lineup Combats Growing Number Of Returns

They say it's the thought that counts. However, more than half of all holiday shoppers are expected to return gifts, according to a recent...

Dec 17, 2013, 11:33 ET
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Wahl Clipper Announces New Program To Support 'Hair-Raising' Phenomenon

Wahl, the inventor of the electric clipper, is rewarding those who use their head…for good.  The men's grooming leader is proud to...

Nov 12, 2013, 12:10 ET
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Mark Herzlich Shaves Pierre Garcon's Head as Victor in Wahl Head-to-Head Challenge

This morning on "Fox & Friends", New York linebacker Mark Herzlich held the clipper high as he shaved Washington wide receiver Pierre Garcon's...

Sep 30, 2013, 09:37 ET
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Pro Football Rivals Go 'Head-to-Head' to Tackle Childhood Cancer

 One of pro football's oldest rivalries takes a new twist this year as New York linebacker Mark Herzlich and Washington wide receiver Pierre...

Aug 22, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Wahl® on Hunt to Find Best Facial Hair in the Country

STERLING, Ill., Aug. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 60 million guys in the U.S. sport facial hair annually—up 10 percent in just the...

Jul 12, 2013, 12:42 ET
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Is Facial Hair Performance Enhancing?

Guys wear facial hair for many reasons: style, confidence, intimidation... and now, according to a new study conducted by STATS and commissioned...

May 01, 2013, 13:22 ET
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Internationally Recognized Graffiti Artist Erik Wahl Live Auctions "Lady Liberty" Painting to Benefit One Fund Boston and Victims of Boston Marathon Tragedy.

Today it was announced that graffiti artist, author and entrepreneur Erik Wahl has donated his latest painting Lady Liberty in a live auction to...

Dec 21, 2012, 15:01 ET
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Wahl Makes Looking Good at the Last Minute Look Easy

'Tis the Season for last-minute holiday shopping, and this year the rush is on. According to the National Retail Federation, more than 40 percent...

Sep 24, 2012, 10:29 ET
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Wahl® and Petfinder.com Foundation to Host Nationwide Search for America's 'Dirtiest Dogs'

 Dogs love to get dirty, but dog adoption shouldn't be a dirty word. That's why in honor of National Dog Adoption Month, Wahl and...

Sep 17, 2012, 11:01 ET
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Wahl Launches Effort To Reduce Ramen Noodle Consumption Among College Students

The bad news for those starting college this year: The average debt at graduation is $25,000 and rising. The good news: Every day doesn't have to...