6 Best Curly Hairstyles for Men in 2020

Want to know how to rock your curly hair? Men with curls, step this way…

If worn right, curly hairstyles for men can be such a vibe. If you’ve got curly hair and want to know how best to wear them, or, if you’re thinking about getting a men’s perm but unsure how to maintain your new curls, you’ve come to the right place.

From loose waves to tight coils, and everything in between, the ATH team have shortlisted all the need to know hairstyles for curly haired men. See all your short and long curly hair desires covered, below.


1. Bedhead

Curly hairstyles for men: Man on runway with blonde curly messy hair wearing a high neck ruffle shirt.
Reach for your fave hair wax to give your tresses that dishevelled look. Credit: indigitalimages.com

The key to this runway look is to amp up your natural hair texture. Now, we wouldn’t normally recommend rolling out of bed and into the outside world without brushing your hair, but in this case, it might just work.


2. ’80s afro

man with large afro
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We can’t help but think of iconc ‘80s hair when we see these kinds of curly aro hairstyles for men. This look was super popular back then and has made a comeback in recent years – don’t you just love it!


3. Curly fade hairstyles for men

man with fade haircut and curly top
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It may be that you have soft waves and want to enhance them with a new hairstyle. If so, have you considered trying out a fringe?

By balancing out the weight of your hair, you’ll find it easier to boost your natural wave pattern.

Toni & Guy Sea Salt Texturising Spray - product image

Editor’s tip: Use a sea salt spray like the TONI&GUY Sea Salt Texturising Spray to help define and separate hair to create texture and natural movement with a light hold. Spray evenly over damp or dry hair to create rough texture and tousled waves.


4. Long curly hairstyles for men

 Man with long brown hair on runway.
Long casual hair calls for curls. Credit: indigitalimages.com

We all know that long hair is one of the biggest male hair trends right now, so it should come as no surprise that one of the top curly hairstyles for men on our list would be long flowing locks.

For a casual no-effort vibe, go for a disjointed parting down the centre and tuck your hair behind your ears.


5. Spiral curls

Curly hairstyles for men: Man on runway with light brown spiral curls hair wearing a stripe jumper.
Put an extra bounce in your step with this spiral curls hairstyle. Credit: indigitalimages.com

If you’re questioning how to get curly hair or tempted to take the plunge and get a perm, chances are you’ll love these extra bouncy curly hairstyles for men.

Remember that your straight strands will have to be around chin-length before getting a perm like this as you’ll experience a lot of shrinkage.


6. Curtains

Man on runway with shoulder length curly brown hair wearing a dark camel jacket.
Make your curls the mane attraction with a curtained hairstyle. Credit: indigitalimages.com

Lover of curtain hairstyles? You’ll be pleased to know that curtain hairstyles can look great on those with curly strands.


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