Navy revises hairstyles, policies in extensive uniform updates

The Navy has updated its hairstyle policies for men and women based on feedback from the fleet. The complete list of what’s new in uniform policy can be found in NAVADMIN 183/21 released Aug. 31.

Navy revises hairstyles, policies in extensive uniform updates

The Navy has authorized new hairstyles for men and women in a just-released uniform policy and grooming standards update. Also announced are changes to wear rules for watches, prescription glasses and sunglasses while in uniform, medically prescribed head coverings and earrings for men in civvies and changes to name tape policies, just to name a few.

The complete list of what’s new in uniform policy comes in NAVADMIN 183/21 released on Aug. 31. Effective date-of-changes vary pending the policy change, so please read NAVADMIN 183/21.