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Movember 2012: history and curiosities

MOVEMBER The month of November has been transformed into aglobal show of support and fundraising for men's health, so don't be surprised if you see a multitude of mustaches sprouting from the faces of your friends, family and coworkers over the next few weeks. Show your support and sport your favourite'tache. AHCISIH HISTORY OF THE MOVEMENT COUNTRIES MO BROS-SISTAS RAISED OTHER 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Rules and 30 guidelines for Movember defined Movember 450 EZ1,600 group officially established. First website PCFA becomes 9.315 ES07.000 Movember's first official men's health partner S6,129 .7 M Official charity status in Australia. Movember Foundation established 84,171 EI0.3 M Year of the international jump: USA, Canada, Spain, UK join New health 173,435 E14.9 M partners, and İreland moves into Movember 255,722 E27.6 M Movember gets charity status in the UŠA First directly funded 477,808 E48.5 M programme - Action Plan 854,288 E79.3 M Charity status in UK. Launches in Norway, Belgium and Denmark FUNDS RAISED CLARALIY E184.9 M MOBROS & SISTAS 1.9M $120M 900,000 800,000 S100M 700,000 $8OM 600,000 500,000 S60M 400,000 $40M 300,000 200,000 $20M 100,000 So 2003 2011 2003. 2011 WHY IT'S IMPORTANT More than 10,000 African caribbean men are I IN 9 men will die of prostate cancer this year in the UK 3 TIMES more likely to develop přostate cancer men in the UK will be diagnosed with prostate cancêr Every НОDR 047% a man will die of this disease of testicular cancer cases occur in men under 35 years Every 1S MIN. 2,209 90% in men under 55 years men in the UK were one man is diagnosed diagnosed with testicular cancer in 2009 TYPES OF MOUSTACHES ROCK STAR BOX CAR ABRAKADABRA Bigand full of attitude. Naturally neat Hanging like a shaggy inverted V Also known as The Surrealist over the upper lip. Ideal for Mo novices: maximum style points with minimum upkeep this mo blends aristocratic elegance with artistic flair FRANK ZAPPA SALVADOR DALÍ UNDERCOVER BROTHER AFTER HНСНТY TRUCKER Essential addition to any moustache aficionados toolbox. Just covering the upper lip with Extended long waxed whiskers which stretch out horizontally. Loosen up your waxing fingers and get ready for a twist Begins with a full brush that hangs like a crowbar subtly rounded corners FREDDIE MERCURY HERCHLES FRIROT HULK HOCAN CONNOISSEUR RECENT WISP Reminiscent of villains, British infantry and dapper detectives. Perhaps the most classic style Famously worn by centuries of Recent times have sequestred upper class hungarian men, fit this style to lounge lizards and for revolutionaries and other big Vegas hustlers, but historically a movers and shakers mark of sophistication DANIEL DAY LEWIS TOM SELLECK FACTS AND CURIOSITIES Kp The king of Hearts is the only king card not to have a moustache The world's longest moustache is believed to be a 14ft monster belonging to Ram Singh Chauhan of Rajastan, India, who regularly massages it with mustard and coconut oil to keep it healthy Dwight Howard. LA Lakers pivot 14 ft. й A one month old moustache is capable of holding approximately 10% of aglass of beer before leaking its contents down the face of the There are between 10,000 and 20,000 hairs on a man's face. 10% Owner. OE HomeAway.couk- Graphic This is Visual Sources

Movember 2012: history and curiosities

shared by msteen on Nov 16
Each November thousands of men or Mo Bros in the UK and around the world grow different kinds of moustaches. Learn more about this charity event, popular moustaches and other curiosities.




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