Hairstyles and Haircuts for Men: A Guide for Finding the Right Look for You

Finally nail down your signature look.

No matter your hair type, age, or your lifestyle there are so many haircuts for men to choose from that won’t ever compromise your personal style. It’s really all about finding the look(s) that work for you. We understand that coming across the right one is a challenge at times, but we’re here to let you now that it’s much easier than you think—especially when we’ve got your back!

Say goodbye to stressing over hunting for hairstyle ideas! Here’s a guide to finding men’s haircuts and hairstyles for every hair type and lifestyle:

Hairstyles & Haircuts for Men: Looks for Every Lifestyle

haircuts for men: athletic
Into sports? Find the hairstyle that suits your lifestyle.
haircuts for men: mohawk
Try a mohawk for a stylish look.
haircuts for men: athlete
Wear it down with a hat for protection.

1. Haircuts Suitable for Sporty Lifestyles

Whether you admire the look of the hairstyles worn by your favorite athletes, or need a haircut that works for your athletic lifestyle, there are haircuts for men that work on and off the playing field. Try one of these soccer hairstyle ideas or one of these sporty hairstyles ideas. When it comes to finding the right hair products to suit your lifestyle, you can start by adding a dry shampoo for men into your regimen or opt for a unisex one like Dove Refresh+Care Detox & Purify Dry Shampoo.

hairstyles for men: man bun
Try two trends in one. Photo credit: Dvora
haircuts for men: man bun
Throw your locks up into a neat man bun style.
haircuts for men: man pony
Switch your look and go for a man pony instead.

2. Man Bun Hairstyles

It’s about time to call man buns a classic hairstyle because men are finding ways to make it work for all occasions. If you’re thinking about growing out your hair to wear man bun looks, these hairstyles will help you create a man bun no matter what length your hair is.

haircuts for men: curly fringe
Update your look with a fringe on any hair texture. Photo credit:
haircuts for men: side bangs
Style your bangs with this brushed effect. Photo credit: Dvora
haircuts for men: Asian fringe
Keep your bangs sleek and straight.

3. Bangs for Men

It’s easy to get tired of wearing the same look on a daily basis, but there’s an easy fix to give yourself a makeover: Try haircuts for men with bangs! Here are some hairstyles with fringe benefits that you will definitely be obsessed with. If you’re going for piecey bangs with an undone texture, opt for products and styling techniques that give you the exact look you want. You can start off with using a gel like AXE Messy Look Matte Gel or AXE Urban Messy Look: Flexible Paste.

haircuts for men: gray hair
Hairstyles get better with time.
haircuts for men: gray hair color
Play around with gray hues just for fun. Photo credit: Allyson Alapont
haircuts for men: gray haircut
Keep it classy with a simple and clean cut.

4. Hairstyles for Aging Hair

As you get older, your age should never make you feel as if you can’t wear cool hairstyles and haircuts. Try one of these hairstyle ideas for men with gray hair to give your style a fresh update.

hairstyles for men: black men
Throw in some sponge curls to spruce up your look. Photo credit:
haircuts for men: caesar
Cut it low in a buzzcut. Photo credit:
haircuts for men: curly hi-top
Style your hi-top haircut with curls.

5. Hairstyles and Haircuts for Black Men

The key to styling hair for black men is all about knowing your hair texture and finding the products the work for you. If you’re looking for haircuts for men of color and need help communicating specific terms to your barber you can use this haircut guide.

Want more style ideas for men? Here are some hairstyles that are safe enough for your office job.

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