Hair on the cheeks and upper lip. There must be clean shaven spaces of at least 1.5" wide (4 cm, the width of a razor blade) on the chin and between the facial hair and the onset of the head hair. The whiskers are styled upwards. No closed curls. The hairs on the upper lip may not be separated from the hairs on the cheeks. The beard may not rise above the level of the eyes.
Styling aids allowed.
Imperial Partial Beard
NOTE: Competitors can enter in the category of their choice but may be placed into a different category at the registration check-in if they do not meet the specifications for the chosen category.
**Legal aids would include wax, hairspray, beard oil, beard balm or other hair cosmetics. False hair, hair extensions or pins and elastics are forbidden**