9 Kalbo Hairstyles to Make You Feel Presko

Beat the heat with these airy kalbo hairstyles you can cop anytime.

What better way to beat the heat than going for a stylish haircut that’s comfortable and airy at the same time. This is why kalbo hairstyles are popular among men. They make you look fresh and they even give off a sexy vibe. These hairstyles are easy to cop and suitable for absolutely any season or occasion. Ready to get one? Check out these bald haircut ideas.

1. High and Tight

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The different lengths on this hairstyle makes it a great option. Credit: Indigitalimages.com

This kalbo hairstyle is much like the undercut but with less hair on top. You can do this yourself if you have your own clippers. Simply use a #1 or #2 guard in clipping the back and sides of your head, and go for a guard two sizes up for your top hair.


Editor’s tip: Nail this short hairstyle with a clean and dandruff-free scalp. Use CLEAR Deep Cleanse Anti-Dandruff Shampoo for Men. to effectively remove product residue and excess oil from your scalp and protect it from dandruff.

2. Skinhead

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Exude a manly vibe with a skinhead cut. Credit: Shutterstock

The skinhead is the father of the kalbo hairstyles because it is the shortest of all buzz cuts. Like most other types of buzz cuts, you can achieve this hairstyle right in the comfort of your own home using clippers without a guard. In fact, you can create an even shorter cut by using a regular straight razor.

3. Burr Cut

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Look clean and well-groomed with this short haircut. Credit: Indigitalimages.com

If you’re not too comfortable with the skinhead, then you can opt for the burr cut, which is slightly longer and thicker. The idea of this haircut is having even lengths on your sides, top, and back hair. Tell your barber to use clippers set on #1, #2, or #3 guard, depending on your desired length.

4. Butch Cut

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Style your butch cut and avoid wearing a boring haircut. Credit: Shutterstock

One of the go-to semi-kalbo haircuts is the butch cut, which is a longer variation of the burr cut. It’s a perfect alternative if you’re new to kalbo hairstyles. It is also achievable using clippers set on a #4 guard.

5. Thin and Colored

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Rock your receding hairline and thin hair with this haircut. Credit: Indigitalimages.com

The thin haircut is ideal for men with thinning hair and receding hairline. It helps disguise your not-so-full hair and gives you a more youthful look. Add a bit of drama to your hair by coloring it with something uncommon like reddish and light brown hues.

Editor’s tip: Protect your hair from falling and breaking by using Dove Men + Care Strengthening Shampoo. It strengthens your hair and helps it grow uninterrupted to avoid weak and brittle strands.

6. Mohawk Hairstyle

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Leave your hair long in the middle for a nice mohawk hairstyle. Credit: Shutterstock

The mohawk hairstyle has a longer and thicker hair on top. But if you want to look less like punk and be able to wear your hairstyle to any occasion, you can make your mohawk shorter and thinner. It’s still stylish and takes the focus away from a receding hairline.

7. Faded Sides with a Thick Top

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Go for the faded cut to add drama to your hairstyle. Credit: Shutterstock

The appeal of this hairstyle is in the gradual thinning or fading of your hair at the sides that contrasts the thick top hair. Although it’s very popular among military servicemen, you don’t have to be a man in uniform to wear this hairstyle.

Editor’s tip: Show off your healthy scalp by washing regularly with CLEAR Ice Cool Menthol Anti-Dandruff Shampoo. It has Nutrium 10 that activates the natural protective layer of your scalp to avoid itching, irritation, and dandruff.

8. Haircut Tattoo

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Show your artsy side through a cool haircut tattoo. Credit: Shutterstock

Express your personal style and originality by adding a hair tattoo to any of these kalbo hairstyles. Go to a barbershop that specializes in making hair tattoos and show him the design you want. Just make sure to give it a regular shave to keep the tattoo clean and distinct.

9. The Flat Top

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This hairstyle is a classic. Credit: Shutterstock

This hairstyle was a hit in the ’80s among dancers and it continues to be among our favorite kalbo hairstyles. It features shaved sides that lead to a squarish top hair or a flat-appearing deck by making your hair stand upright.

There you go with the cool and comfy kalbo hairstyles you can wear anytime. We hope these inspire you to embrace a simple look that can leave people in awe.

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