Eh, maybe. Then again maybe it's so fragile that it'll bust open when he's having vaseline applied. Would we rather have the main event go on, then have it stopped for a cut in the first and then hear Gus admit it was a training cut that he had hoped was closed well enough that no one would notice?
I mean that older pic is in almost the worst place you can have a cut and its not small either.
His helmet was stifling, it narrowed his vision. And he must see far. His shield was heavy. It threw him off balance. And his target is far away.