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Air Force announces new mustache policy, sister service and joint unit patch update
May 31, 2022

Air Force readdresses women’s hair standard after feedback
June 11, 2021
The Air Force revises Air Force Instruction 36-2903 to address differences in hair density and texture June 25, 2021. When hair is secured behind the head, the hair may extend six inches to the left and to the right and six inches protruding from the point where the hair is gathered. The 12-inch total width must allow for proper wear of headgear. (U.S. Air Force graphic)

New hairstyle options now available for female Airmen
February 9, 2021
Air Force Female Grooming Standards

Updates to Air Force dress, appearance regulation affect hair length
October 1, 2020
The Department of the Air Force has made additional updates to its dress and appearance regulations,

Air Force seeks dress and appearance ideas through new crowdsourcing campaign
September 3, 2020
The Department of the Air Force launched a new crowdsourcing campaign to solicit ideas for dress and appearance improvements on the Air Force Ideation Platform, IdeaScale. Airmen and civilians are invited to submit ideas beginning Sept. 3.

The next transition from ABUs to OCPs: What to expect
May 19, 2020
Photo of uniform display.

Air Force releases grooming, fitness guidance during COVID-19
April 3, 2020
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