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The Hairstylist That Helps Military Servicewomen Feel Like Themselves

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Airman First Class Emoni Covington is proud to put on her uniform each day—and even prouder to pair it with her locs.

source/image(PrtSc): Great Big Story

In 2018, the U.S. Air Force lifted a restriction that previously banned servicewomen from wearing locs.

The revision followed a wave of similar policy changes throughout the Armed Services, allowing military servicewomen the freedom to express themselves more fully.

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Like hundreds before her, Emoni trusts stylist Davette Mabrie (and her decades of experience) to keep her beautifully styled and adherent to uniform requirements.