Ponytails and lipstick: US women soldiers get style

Washington (AFP) – Women in the US army are going to be able to dress up a little.  The Pentagon announced Tuesday that female soldiers would be able to grow their hair long, color their nails and don earrings. Revisions to army grooming policies expanded the number of hair styles women could adopt, including wearing their hair long. In the past women with longer hair had to tie it in buns, which many said was uncomfortable and interfered with their helmets. Under the new policy, long hair needs to be worn in ponytails or braids in training and tactical situations.  A broadening of styles espe…

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