Beard: short and round at the bottom, no longer than 4" (10 cm) below the bottom of the lower lip. As it grows naturally, the more natural the better. The beard should not be styled or tucked under. No styling aids allowed in the beard.
Moustache: consisting only of hairs growing from within 5/8" (1.5 cm) past the end of the upper lip, should be prominent and not integrated with the beard. Styling aids allowed.
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**