The length or bulk of the hair may not interfere with properly worn headgear and braids or dreads are not allowed while in uniform or on duty. A shaved head is allowed.
Sideburns must be neat, with a shaved horizontal line at the base. Sideburns may not be flared or shaved to a point and may not extend past the bottom of the ear's orifice.
The face must be clean shaven when on duty or in uniform, with the exception that a mustache may be worn provided it is neatly trimmed. The mustache may not cover the upper lip or extend past the corners of the mouth.
A short classic taper or Ivy League haircut is normally the style of choice for most soldiers in the United States Army.
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