Types of Haircuts – Men Haircut Names With Pictures

Men Hairstyle Names: Despite all the hairstyles that keep cropping up each season, picking one that suits the shape of our face, while also fitting in with the persona we’d like to flaunt hasn’t been easy. Which is why, we’ve picked out the season’s most trending guys hairstyles for you to experiment on. All you’ve got to do is choose what you like and get yourself one. Go on and give these fun and popular men’s hairstyles a try!

Hairstyle Names for Men with Images

Taper Fade:

Taper Fade HairCut

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Among all the fade hairstyles, the taper fade is the most sought after. And it’s not hard to see why. Tapering down from longer and thicker hair at the top getting thinner towards the neck, this hairstyle makes you look dapper as well as trendy at the same time. However, it is important to get it right by finding yourself a good stylist so that it is as perfect as you want it to be.

Low Fade:

Low Fade Haircut
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A low fade haircut is a hairstyle that fades down as you get towards the neck. The upper part of the hair can be styled pretty much any way we like as long as it is thicker than the lower end. It is a kind of the taper fade where the fade begins at a much lower level on the scalp.

High Fade:

High Fade Haircut
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A high fade is a kind of taper hair cut in which the fade begins at a much higher area of the scalp. A thick bunch of hair is left on the top of the head which we can style any way we like. The lower part of the head towards the neck is trimmed almost completely. There is a certain punk-ish look to this hairstyle.

Mid Fade:

Mid Fade Haircut
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The mid fade is yet another kind of taper fade where in the fading out starts at the nearly the middle of the scalp. It is the most commonly preferred among the taper fades as it makes for a dapper as well as groomed style of haircuts where in the look is not too over-board.

Temple Fade:

Temple Fade Haircut
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Like the name suggests, the temple fade is the kind of fade where in the hair is trimmed near the temples. The rest of the hair is thick or slightly trimmed and can be styled the way we want it. This has been loved by the younger lot of men for a long time just because it is that stylish.

Skin/Bald Fade:

Bald Fade Haircut
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A bald fade is the kind of hairstyle where in we create the fade from above the scalp. The fade can then be drawn out into angles that we’d like to create a near-bald look. The bald fade hairstyle can be got to perfection only by an expert and we’d recommend that you don’t try it out all by yourself unless you are well trained. This is definitely one way to make your very own style statement with your hairstyle.

Afro Fade:

Afro Fade Haircut
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An Afro fade is a popular hairstyle for those men with Afro hair curls. It is a kind of taper fad that starts at the middle of the scalp leaving a bunch of thick hair at the top of the scalp. It has been a go-to hairstyle for black as well as many white men for a long time now just because it’s that hip.

Undercut :

Undercut Fade Haircut

The undercut hairstyle is any kind of a cut where in the hair at the top of the head is thick leading to a much thinned out lower part. The upper part can be styled into many styles based on the look you’d want to go for. It has for a long time been the most favoured runway haircut for men for all of its appeal.


Pompadour Fade Haircut

The dramatic pompadour hairstyle is something that definitely makes you stand out. Popularized by Elvis Presley, this haircut leaves a large portion of gracefully turned over hair on the top of the head. This is a very 80’s hairstyle that managed to stay trending for decades now.

Disconnected Pompadour:

Disconnected Pompadour Fade Haircut

A disconnected pompadour is a variation of the pompadour where in the swirled upper part of the hair is separated from the rest of the hair with the help of a side part or sometimes, even a fade. This makes the upper hair stand out even more so than with the normal pompadour. This dramatic variation of the pompadour is definitely worth a try.


Quiff Hair

A quiff is one hairstyle that has been in vogue for a good ten years now. All that you do is get the frontal part of your hair to look voluminous by leaving a lot of hair over there. By applying a gel or cream, we style it such that it turns backwards while creating quiff above the forehead. A very casual hairstyle that looks good on most men.

Combed over hair:

Combed over hair

A combed over hairstyle is one of the most commonly tried hairstyles especially when you’re dressing up to go to work. Make a side part and comb your hair over and you’re done.To keep the combed over hairstyle from being boring we can add other styles like fade to it.

Slicked back hair:

Slicked back hair

Just like the name suggests, the slicked back hair is one which has been slicked back, literally, except that you use a gel instead. It has been really favoured with the elite of the society for the reasons that it makes you look gentleman-ly as well as bad boyish at the same time.

Buzz haircut:

Buzz haircut

Buzz haircut is one of those very short haircuts that is great for the summers. The length of the hair is very very short, except that you leave some thick hair in the centre of the scalp at the top of your head. For those who don’t want to spend too much time maintaining their hair, this really is a great way to look stylish.


Crew cut

Crew cut is yet another form of a short haircut where you leave slightly more hair on your scalp at the top. The length is more than the buzz cut but still pointy and short. Yet another great summer haircut that’s highly popular.

Faux Hawk:

Faux Hawk

Styling up your hair into a Faux Hawk is one sure shot way to get some good attention from a crowd. All you have to do is leave a lot of hair on the top of your head and style it all up so that it stands up in Mohawk style. Use a gel or a hair cream to get this hairstyle right.

Fringe haircut:

Fringe haircut

If you’ve got unruly hair, leaving some hair on your forehead so that it forms a fringe is a great way to keep it groomed. All you have to do is apply some gel or cream and make the fringe look less messy while taking care of the rest of your hair.

Side parted hair:

Side parted hair

A side part is one of the most common hairstyles that makes you look classy giving you a good-boyish look. All you do is make a side parted and comb over the either sides of the part neatly. A gel definitely makes it look good.

Spiky hair:

Spiky hair

Spiky hair is one great way to make your casual hairstyle look groomed and cool. All you have to do is sort out your hair into spikes such that it stands up erect. You can get spikes just on the front or through out. Using a gel or a cream makes the spikes better.

Man Bun:

Man Bun

If you like growing out your hair, one great way to wear it is to get yourself a man bun. All you have to do is tie it up at the height that you want the bun carefully and there you are. It gives you a ruffian and rock star-ish look that surely increases your cool quotient.

Top Knot:

Top Knot

A top knot hairstyle, much like a man bun is where you a knot only, this one’s right at the top of your head. You can style the rest of your hair differently based on where you want to leave some more hair or not. Done well, this is a great way to look urbane and manly.