As any lumberjack knows, one of the advantages of a thick, masculine beard is it helps keep the face warm in the winter months.

That's also the logic behind the Beardo Beard Hat, which is a beanie with a detachable, no-itch acrylic yarn faux-beard that acts as a face mask for the cold and wind.

Learn more about this outerwear hybrid, which was invented by a Canadian (where else?) snowboarder, in the video below.

[via BuzzFeed]