42 Best Haircuts and Hairstyles for Men in 2020

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There are so many hot and popular haircuts f0r men circling around the net at the moment. There were actually so many that it was extremely difficult to narrow down our top list of best haircuts for men. We know you’re eager to try a new look this season, so we carefully handpicked the best male haircuts that are both stylish and functional at the same time. And, we did keep in mind that many of you like a haircut that allows minimal styling. Read on to check out some of our favorite popular haircuts for men:

1. The Layered Cut

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Want easy best haircuts for men? Try the layered look.

Get this textured cut by having your barber cut your hair into layers to create movement. To style the look, rough-dry and go!

2. High Fade Pomp

best mens haircuts: high fade pompadour
Classic pomp with high faded sides.

Pompadour styles are one of the most popular men’s hair trends at the moment. We love how the high guards blend with the long beard in this style above. Get this look at home by styling your hair with a blowdryer to create lift.

3. Sexy Pompadour

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Sexy and neat pompadour style.

Create this fashionable style with a sleek and clean deep side hair parting. Use a gel like Dove Men+Care Control Gel to keep your style smooth and shiny.

4. Afro High Top

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Fun afro style. Photo credit: Allyson Allapont

We love the laid-back appeal of this style which is why we feel it is one of the best hairstyles for men. Wear it picked out using an afro pick, or wear it super defined to show off your natural hair texture.

5. Clean Shave

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Clean cut. Photo credit: Allyson Alapont

Can’t be bothered with the many men’s haircut options out there? A bald shave works for just about anyone. Give it a try!

6. Bleach Blonde Cut

best mens haircuts: bleach blonde cut
Switch up your look with a new color. Photo credit: Dvora

In the mood for a fun and bold hair color to change up the look of your cut? Give bleach blonde a spin.

7. Temporary Hair Color

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Try a temporary color just for one day.

Need a new look just for one day? Switch up your haircut by updating it with a temporary hair color.

8. Bowlcut

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This shape is back like it never left! Photo credit: Dvora.

The bowlcut, also known as the mushroom cut, is one of the most popular cuts of the season. Try this shape out during your next haircut appointment.

9. Undercut Braids

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Braids with undercut sides. Photo credit: Dvora

There are many ways to update your braided look. Update your style with an undercut to try something new for a change.

10. Brushed Back Cut

best mens haircuts: brush back
The one style that works for any occasion.

Try this brushed-back haircut idea for work or play. To create a fancier version of the look for special events, opt for styling with gel that gives your hair a shiny and clean finish.

11. Fringe Haircut

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Light and airy fringe style.

Style it back, to the side or gelled down. There are so many ways to style a fringe haircut.

12. Angular Combover

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Doesn’t get any classier than this! Photo credit: Dvora

To style this look on finer hair types, be sure to use a thickening shampoo, like AXE Daily Thickening Shampooto achieve a fuller look. After washing, blow-dry your hair in the direction you want it to fall.

13. Coiffed Haircut

best mens haircuts: coif style
Neat and simple haircut style. Photo credit: Dvora

Clean cuts don’t always have to be low-shaven looks. Achieve this coif style by asking your barber to shave your sides and leave about two inches at the top. Create your coif with a pomade.

14. Combover High Fade

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Combover with high fade.

This combover style can be complemented with a low, mid or high fade. It’s all up to your personal preference or whatever cut matches your face shape.

15. Rounded Cut

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Cool round cut idea.

This combed forward look is easy to style using a pomade. One caveat: You must keep up with your trims to make sure the look stays neat.

16. Blonde Curly Cut

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Bold blonde cut.

Not only are we in love with the contrast against dark skin tones, can we talk about the curl definition here? Use a gel, like Dove Men+Care Control Gelto create defined curls like this.

17. Curly Cut

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Easy breezy everyday look.

Need a low maintenance look that allows you to embrace your curly texture? Go for this simple curly cut.

18. Ombré Dreads with Undercut

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Stylish spin on the dreadlocks style.

Looking to update your dreads with a new look? Try this ombré and undercut mix.

19. Edgy Haircut

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Fresh off the runway. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

Get inspired by this edgy runway look. Recreate it at home by using a firm hold gel to ensure some serious style.

20. Low Fade Cut

best mens haircuts: low fade
Simple and easy haircut idea. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

Keep it simple and classy with this low fade cut. For maintenance, brush your hair daily and keep your scalp clean.

21. Wavy Combover

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Wavy combover. Photo credit: indigtalimages.com

This is a fashionable way to style a combover cut. It’s best to create this look on hair that’s naturally wavy. If you don’t have waves, don’t be afraid to use a curling iron to create the look. Nope, not just for the ladies.

22. Gray Hair and Undercut

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Fun spin on the gray hair trend. Photo credit: Allyson Alapont

If you’re looking for a cool hair color trend to try, go for this and pair it up with a clean undercut. The gray hair trend isn’t dying anytime soon.

23. Mid High-Top

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Classy men’s haircut idea. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

Thinking of channeling looks from the ’80s with a modern spin? Try out this classy mid high-top (mid-top?) haircut.

24. Textured Hightop

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Embrace your afro texture.

If you want a haircut that allows you to embrace the beauty of your texture, opt for this look. Need help styling? Check out our Instagroom on how to style a high top fade.

25. Professional Combover Cut

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Perfect look for the professional.

This simple invisible part combover style is perfect for the professional. Not to mention it takes about five minutes or less to style in the morning.

26. Pink Buzz Cut

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Fun buzz cut style. Photo credit: Allyson Alapont

Not only the buzz cut a popular men’s cut at the moment, add millennial pink to the mix and you have got a stylish look.

27. Hot Pink Curly Cut

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Textured and bright. Photo credit: Allyson Alapont

Style your curly hair into this fauxhawk-inspired curly cut and add a long fringe for a unique spin on the look. Want something a little cooler, add a fun hair color to make your style stand out.

28. Dapper Pomp Cut

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Dapper pompadour. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

To turn this simple pomp haircut into an edgier look, opt for adding a spiky effect. Use a molding paste or gel to hold the look in place.

29. Rainbow Undercut

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Mix to trends in one. Photo credit: Allyson Alapont

What’s not to love about this haircut and color idea? The braid is the cherry on top!

30. Recedo Cut

best mens haircuts: receding hairline
Handsome haircut for receding hairlines.

Who says a receding hairline can’t work in your favor? There are so many stylish haircuts for men that work well with receding hairlines. We are huge advocates of embracing your receding hairline and making it work for you. If you need another idea, here’s how Adrian styles his receding hairline.

31. Brushed Back Recedo Style

best mens haircut: recedo hairstyle
Dapper hairstyle.

If the previous look isn’t your look, you can also style your recedo with this cool and simple brushed back look.

32. Simple Short Cut

best mens haircuts: short cut style
Two words to describe this cut: Short and handsome. Photo credit: Dvora

This simple short cut one of best haircuts for men, especially for guys who want a low maintenance look. To style, play up your hair texture by applying a texturizing product or using your hands to rough style.

33. Smooth Cut

best mens haircuts: smooth slicked back haircut style
Smooth and easy hairstyle.

Need a look that’s requires minimal styling and want to keep most of your length? Opt for this smooth look. Use a pomade like AXE Smooth Look Shine Pomade to smooth hair back.

34. Spiky Cut

best mens haircuts: spiky low cut
Clean spiky look. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

If you have a hair texture that naturally stands up, this look is a no-brainer. There isn’t much to it, just leave it in the hands of your barber.

35. Sponge Curls

best mens haircuts: sponge curls
Great style for naturally curly hair.

To create this style at home its all about your technique and your tools. Learn how you can create these sponge curls on your natural hair with a sponge brush.

36. Side Bang Cut

best men's haircuts: side fringe haircut
Low maintenance side bang style for men. Photo credit: Dvora

To get this look, ask your barber to keep your top length a little longer than your guards so you can style your bangs to the left or to the right.

37. Mohawk Man Bun

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Cool take on the man bun trend. Photo credit: Dvora

We love the idea of this mohawk/man bun style. Such a cool spin on the trend.

38. Undone Quiff

best men's haircuts: undone quiff hairstyle
Dapper messy texture. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

Try your hand at the undone look with hairstyles like the quiff or even pompadour styles.

39. Voluminous Pomp Haircut

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The is one of the best haircuts for men with a voluminous look. The higher the better.

If you’re looking for best haircuts for men that have a super fashionable look, give this voluminous pomp a shot. Get the height with the help of a blowdryer.

40. Mohawk-Inspired Haircut

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This textured look is one of the best haircuts for men with curly hair types.

Try a mohawk-inspired look and give it a fun and stylish spin with curls. Finish with a messy effect to add edge to the final look.

41. Shaggy Bangs

best haircuts for men: short bangs
A little fringe action to spruce up your look. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

Kick straight and sleek bangs to the curb and switch them out for shaggy undone bangs. The look makes your haircut even more interesting.

42. Super High Top

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Revive the high top fade.

Want to try one of the best haircuts for men inspired by hip-hop culture? There are so many ways you can wear the high top look. Go for a mid-top cut or opt for a juice haircut instead.

Need help getting one of these best haircuts for men? Here’s how to ask your barber for exactly what you want