7 Simple Styling Techniques for Long Haired Men

Long styles for cool dudes. 

Long hair is in for 2017, and it never really was out. We love it when guys take a chance on long hair! It’s really just because long haired men have that extra style factor. We’ve heard you long haired men are in need of a few simple styles to wear with all that hair. These styles are easy to do once you master a few simple steps. Then, the world is your oyster for styling your long hair. Read on to learn the easiest hairstyles for long haired men.

7 Cool Long Haired Men Hairstyles

Long haired men hairstyles wearing braid
Make your life easier by securing your hair in a ponytail first. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

1. Braided Ponytail

Braiding hair really isn’t all that hard. Really! After you master braiding hair for dudes, you can to any style. Just make sure you start with clean and conditioned hair with a system, like Suave Men Hair & Body Citrus Rush 3-in-1 Shampoo + Conditioner + Bodywash.

Long haired men wearing full hair
An easy hack for thinning hair.

2. Loose Waves

If you have thin (or thinning) hair, try this trick for creating a fuller look. All you need to do is sleep with your hair in a man bun. When you wake up in the morning, take your hair down and shake it out where you’ll have a new bendy full wave to your hair!

Long haired men wearing textured wavy hair
This textured look is ace. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

3. Textured Curls

If you have long, wavy hair this textured look is super easy to achieve. All you need to do is start off with dry hair, then apply a good quarter-size amount of the TRESemmé Flawless Curls Defining Gel. To make sure you get the loose texture, apply the gel to your fingers, then run your fingers through your hair. It will help to make sure you get that separated, textured look.

Long haired men wearing half ponytail
A mini braid makes all the difference.

4. Braided Half Ponytail

If you can do a regular braid you can do an accent braid. We know it sounds funny but trust us it’s totally stylish. Just create a simple braid from a small section of your hair around your ear. Then pull the top half of your hair into a half ponytail. The ponytail holder will secure both the ponytail and the braid. This super stylish look is a winner.

Long haired men wearing mini bun
Show off those shaved sides. Photo credit: Dvora

5. Messy Half Up Man Bun

We’re obsessed with this half up look with shaved sides. You don’t need to have super long hair to create a man bun! This mini bun was done with hair that’s only chin length. The half up look shows off your shaved sides perfectly. Leave the rest of your hair down to show off that length.

Long haired men wearing a dapper man bun.
What a handsome twist.

6. Low Twisted Man Bun

This dapper man bun is perfect for formal occasions. It’s really only one more step from your normal man bun routine. Just apply a little bit of the Bed Head For Men By TIGI Matte Separation Workable Wax to the front sections of your hair so it will hold in the twist. Then, twist those front sections backwards. Finish the style by pulling all of your hair into a low man bun.

Long haired men wearing ponytails
The perfect ponytail. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

7. Man Ponytail

Who says dudes can’t wear ponytails? Long haired men can and should totally rock ponytails. All you need to do is pull your hair back and secure it with a hair tie. This look is great because it makes your long hair look more professional when you need to. And, it’s great for keeping your hair out of your face.

Need more styles for long haired men? Check out these really cool styles for long hair