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Buy A Real Mustache For $2,300 In Istanbul

Posted: Jan. 2nd, 2013  |  By Michael Pearse

For men living around Eastern Europe or the Middle East, you may know the pressure that comes to grow facial hair to demonstrate masculinity. Well for those who are less adept at growing, Istanbul now offers a 4-day treatment for facial hair implants that will make Tom Selleck jealous.

“Both in Turkey and in Arab countries facial hair is associated with masculinity, and its lack can cause social difficulties. In Turkish there is a word for it: köse – baldness of the face – and it is usually not considered a good thing”....


A Turkish tourism agency specializes in hair implant tour packages that costs approximately $2,300 for the four day long procedure and treatment, which also covers medical and overnight expenses....


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