14 Clean-Cut Nape Undercut Styles To Freshen Up Your Look

Jennifer Hussein | 24 August 2018

Get a crisp and clean look with these nape undercut designs.

It’s easy to get caught up in the same-old hairstyles, but we think it’s time to try out a fresh new look for the new season approaching. One of the coolest ways to give your style an upgrade is by going for a nape undercut. From a simple touch-up on your undercut fade to an intricate design, a new style for your nape is the perfect way to give yourself a whole new look.

If you’re having some trouble figuring out a style, don’t fret, because we’ve got you covered. Check out some of our top favorite styles below to get the coolest cut in the game:

14 Nape Undercut Looks To Switch Up Your Style

nape undercut man bun
A man bun paired with a nape undercut is the perfect combination.

1. Man Bun

Give one of they ear’s hottest styles an extra edge by pairing it with a nape undercut. Make sure you use AXE Messy Look: Matte Gel when styling your man bun for a sleek and sexy look.

nape undercut dyed
Give your undercut an edge by using some hair dye.

2. Dyed

Hair dye can help you create a look that is very unique. Use a color you like on your hair to create a cool undercut style.

nape undercut classic
Nothing beats a classic.

3. Classic Nape Undercut

This timeless look will never go out of style, which is why we love it so much. The undercut paired with long locks creates a cool, styled yet easy-going attitude.

nape undercut overgrown
When in doubt, grow it out.

4. Overgrown

If you want a subtle cut that makes a big impact to your style, then overgrown nape undercuts should be your go-to.

nape undercut faded
This gradient-like fade will give you major style points.

5. Faded

This faded style is one to add in sour look books. Give it a tousled look like the one above by using AXE Urban Messy Look: Flexible Paste when styling.


nape undercut pompadourPair your pompadour with a nape undercut for a dramatic style.

6. Pompadour

One of our favorite men’s haircuts is the pompadour, and there’s a good reason why: It’s a versatile style that can go from tamed and sleek to a tousled bed head in an instant.

nape undercut short
Make your undercut short and to the point.

7. Short Undercut

Go for a short and simple undercut that’s just ever-so-slightly longer than a buzz cut.

nape undercut curly high top
Your high top never looked cooler.

8. Curly High Top

We’re living for this undercut curly hair look. Give your curly hair some extra volume by fluffing the roots with an afro pick.

nape undercut disconnected top
Keep it simple with this disconnected cut.

9. Disconnected Top

Clean and cut, with a party on the top.

nape undercut mohawk
This sick style isn’t your average mohawk.

10. Mohawk

Keep your nape undercut grown out in the middle for a cool mohawk style. For a low-key mohawk look like the one above, use AXE Natural Look: Understated Cream.

nape undercut dreadlocks
Amp up your dreads with a nape undercut.

11. Dreadlocks

If you want to amp up your style, then this is definitely the way to go. Make a major statement with your dreadlocks by creating a nape undercut.

nape undercut buzz cut
A full on buzz cut is simple and easy.

12. Buzz Cut

If you want a style that’s as low maintenance as you are, then a buzz cut is the way to go. Just a simple shave every now and then, and your style is on point.

nape undercut tapered fade
Get faded with this tapered fade undercut.

13. Tapered Fade

A tapered fade is one of our biggest style go-tos for a classic cut that won’t ever be out of style.

crew cut
If you’re into the simpler looks, then a subtle crew cut is perfect for you.

14. Crew Cut

If you’re not into the NSFW looks, then try pairing your nape undercuts with a crew cut. It’s a great look for the office, and for happy hour.

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