Why can’t I grow a beard?

I just turned 26 a few weeks ago and I still can’t grow much of a beard. My beard is patchy and looks like something that a lot of 17 year old high school guys can grow. I know guys who are 19 and 20 and have full, long beards but my beard is just patchy and awful. I usually keep it real short because if I let it... show more I just turned 26 a few weeks ago and I still can’t grow much of a beard. My beard is patchy and looks like something that a lot of 17 year old high school guys can grow. I know guys who are 19 and 20 and have full, long beards but my beard is just patchy and awful. I usually keep it real short because if I let it grow out it looks much less full and a lot more patchy. Lately I have been getting very angry at my lack of facial hair. I like having a beard and really wish I could grow a better one that wasn’t so patchy and weird looking.
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