Royal Fans Can’t Stop Talking About These Little Details in Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Wedding

6. Prince Harry kept his beard

He was able to have a beard since he wasn’t an active member. | Owen Humphreys/WPA Pool/Getty Images

Another detail you may have missed when it comes to the newlyweds’ grooming choices? Prince Harry kept his beard, technically breaking a few rules to sport his signature look. As Reader’s Digest reports, facial hair of any kind represents “a break from the norm for anyone wearing a military uniform.”

Since Harry isn’t in active service, he can keep his beard intact while wearing his uniform. But as the publication notes, Harry’s military status “is also why Queen Elizabeth II had to give her grandson special permission to don the uniform on his wedding day.”

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