Categories

Categories 

 

In all categories, contestants may costume themselves to complement their beard look; this will not earn points but may be used by judges to break ties.  

1 – Full Long Beard—Beard (more than 3” long) + mustache + full sideburns. (See note below regarding product and styling aids.) 

2 – Partial Beard—Full beard (as described for this contest) with one or two components missing. (See note below regarding product and styling aids.)   

3 – Full Short Beard—Beard (up to 3” long) + mustache + full sideburns. (See note below regarding product and styling aids.)   

4 – Fake Beard—For women and men without beards only. Any fake beard; must be homemade (not commercially purchased).  

5 – No-Shave November—Beards that represent only November growth (ie. clean shaven on October 31). Registration deadline for this category is October 31; You will be asked to submit a picture of yourself at this time. (See note below regarding product and styling aids.)  

6 – Styled Beard/Mustache—Real beards/mustaches, including those from any other category, with any oil, balm, gel, pomade, curling or straightening, other styling or holding aid, color, adornment, or embellishment. No artificial hair or extensions allowed. Contestants must register for each category in which they compete.  

Note: Categories 1-3 and 5 allow NO beard oil, balm, gel, pomade, curling or straightening, other styling or holding aid, color, artificial hair or extensions, adornment, or embellishment; head hair must be kept distinct from and not integrated with facial hair.

 

 

 

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