Can I have facial hair under my respirator?

December 1, 2017

Any welders wondering if they can have facial hair under their respirator? The short answer is that it depends.

If you’re required to wear a respirator on the job, you just might be able to get away with having some facial hair. Where you can grow facial hair and how much of it you can have depends on what type of respirator you’re wearing.

 

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