50 Best Short Hairstyles For Men and Boys

Why should girls have all the fashion fun? Why can’t Men? Yeah, you got me. Fashion isn’t gender biased, Men too have a trendier urge to look fashionable and stylish. The unique thing that can make men look modish is through their dressing and hair style. The acceptance of hipper looks in men is widely spread and seasoning with time to time. Men are turning out to be more conscious about their presence in any occasion let it be a formal meeting or gala fun parties. They seem to have a special place acquired for their classy, elegant to funky looks taking care of their comfortability and attractiveness.

Men with short hair look traditional and it almost suits with most of the men. Men Short haircuts are easy to cope, quickly styled with a unique crunchy look that is neat and ever trendy. Short hair men have more viability to add up more styles by adding textures, spikes and barbs. Small hair men have greater chances of trying new add-ons to hair to look stylish and posh. During summer season, it becomes more flexible for men with short hair to blend in styles that are comfortable and cool.

Men looking out to be trendier, try to make short hair, it is gonna to work for you guys. Short hair fashion in men purely depends upon their interest and comfort level. Few men like to have front short cut and few men prefer to back way short or another way. For the up-to-the-minute fashion trends, try out faded, different sizes of hair on top, and get the different look from a crowd to look more matchless.

It is a commonly known fact that men in general prefer haircuts which are short in nature. The reason for this could be as simple as not being confident about carrying a bold and different look. However, this should never cause a hindrance in your look being stylish or classy. 

Thus, the article would like to highlight Top 10 short haircuts you can go for which won’t look mundane but stylish and classy and also make head turns without the hassle of styling it constantly.

50 Best Short Hairstyles For Boys and Men

Top 10 Short Haircuts for men

#1: Buzz Cut

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Buzz Cut requires no styling on your part. The cut has the least effort involved and gives you both a dignified as well as a badass look.

Do it yourself process

  • Choose the length you want your buzz cut to be.
  • Take a buzzer and start from the top of your head. Slowly move against the grain. Continue doing so in a straight and a repetitive motion. Also make sure before stopping that there are no little bumps.
  • After doing the top, move towards doing the sides. Keep the hair on the side shorter than the hair on the top. Use the buzzer from the top of your temple and then move towards the back of the ear.
  • While doing the back, use the buzzer and start from the bottom of the head to the top.  
  • Depending on the speed at which your hair grows, keep using the buzzer accordingly.

#2: Spiky Look

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The spiky look gives the one supporting it a very fun loving and happy go lucky look. The look requires nothing more than a short hair cut and a little gel.

Do it yourself process

  • Wet your hair, take some hair gel and apply it from the roots of your hair to its tips.
  • Take a dryer and start lifting sections to create height from the roots of the hair.
  • To give the hair additional height, back comb the area near the crown of the head to give the look some additional height.
  • In the end, to give the hair definition, use some hair wax on it.  

#3: Curly and Short

Curly and Short

 

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This cut is your answer if your curly is unmanageable when they are long and cannot be subdued whatsoever. The look has a very boyish charm and goes well with any face shape.

Do it yourself process

  • Start of by taking the scissors to the hair. Wet your hair and cut them diagonally about an inch and a half or two from the roots.
  • Take a trimmer and run it over the entire hair to make the hair even.
  • Dry your hair using a dryer or you can even towel dry them.
  • Take some hair gel and apply it from the roots to the ends of the hair.

Caesar Cut

CAESER CUT
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The Caesar cut is very popular cut amongst men of all ages. The look goes best with a low fade and gives you a one of a kind look.

Do it yourself process

  • Decide on a length and use a buzzer over the scalp in the direction which is opposite from the direction in which your hair grows. Continue from forehead to the back of the head.
  • Moving on to the back, take the buzzer and start from the neck to the top of the head. Also use the buzzer from ear to ear.
  • Give the cut a once over with a trimmer to give the cut a neat and balanced look.  

Burr Cut Fade

The burr cut

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Burr Cut Fade is another popular men’s short hair cut. It has been around for a long time and does not seem to have any inclination to go away. It’s a serious cut with almost no up keep involved.

Do it yourself process

  • Take a buzzer and buzz the entire hair on the head in a direction which is against the grain.
  • Do the above for the back from bottom to top and for the sides from ear to ear.
  • You will have to shape the fade near the forehead to give it a boxed look.
  • Depending n the speed at which your hair grows, keep using the buzzer accordingly.   

French Crop Fade

Skin Fade with Curls

The French Crop Fade is a popular choice for men who prefer to feel at least some of the hair on their heads.

Do it yourself process

  • Take a buzzer and buzz the entire hair barring the hair on the top of the head in a direction which is against the grain.
  • Do the above for the back from bottom to top and for the sides from ear to ear.
  • You will have to leave a little extra hair to get a small fringe.
  • Depending n the speed at which your hair grows, keep using the buzzer accordingly.   

Short Blunt Crop

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If you are just looking for a simple haircut, Short Blunt Crop is your answer. The look is classy and very easy to maintain.

Do it yourself process

  • Wet your hair and use a scissors to cut the hair all over the scalp. Cut the hair only a inch or inch and a half from the roots.
  • Taking a trimmer, shave the sides of the head. Start from one end of an ear and continue to the other end.  
  • Moving towards the back, use the trimmer from the neck and move upwards. Don’t buzz the entire back but only enough for it to look like a fade.

Layered Cut

Skin fade blunt cut layered hairstyle
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The layered cut is your answer if you have thick hair and want a short hair cut. The look is classy and can be pulled off along with a beard as well.

Do it yourself process

  • Wet your hair and use a scissors to cut the hair all over the scalp. Cut the hair three to four inches from the scalp.
  • Taking a trimmer, shave the sides of the head. Start from the temple and move towards the other end.
  • Shave off the entire hair below the temple area and back.

Swept Up Taper Fade

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The Swept Up Taper fade has a very youthful look attached to it. It also lets you style your hair to a certain extent and involves a little skill.

Do it yourself process

  • Wet your hair and use a scissors to cut the hair on the top of the head about two to two and a half inches from the roots.
  • Cut the hair on the sides as well, keeping them a little shorter than the hair n top of your head.
  • Using a buzzer, buzz the hair on the side downwards to give a faded look to the cut.

Modern Flat Top

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A Modern Flat Top is a look that goes well with serious faces and not just anybody. A haircut like this also demands a level of confidence from your side as well.

Do it yourself process

  • Use a trimmer to shave off the entire hair from below the temple and the ears.
  • Taking a scissors, cut the hair on top of your head about two to two and a half inches from the roots.
  • Take some hair gel and use it on the hair on top of the head. Using a comb collect the gelled up hair comb in whichever direction you prefer.

#1: Spiky Flat Top

Spiky Flat TopShort and spiky hair cut gives an immediate glance of military look, the classic short cut into a boxy flat top. It is standard form of short hairstyle for men to look younger and modern. Men with thin or thick hair can try this spike flat top short hair style to create your own novel look.

#2:Modern Crew Cut

Modern Crew CutBasically, the short hair crew cut is similar to type of military hairstyle that resembles masculine and decent look for men. It is considered to be the best style which is easy to maintain, look ever young, with a neat and fie look. It is unique for soldiers, athletes that has gained popularity in the general crowd too. Modern crew cut is cool and stylish.

#3:Men’s Pompadour Haircut Fade

Men's Pompadour Haircut FadePompadour haircut fade is unique style trending now that rocks back the look of 50s with faded on sides and voluminous on top. This short hair style cut goes well with men who have round and square face shapes. When combed back, pompadour is trending upward and is the most acclaimed hairstyle among men who want to look contemporary.

#4:Clean Taper + Sponge Curls

Clean Taper + Sponge CurlsThe clean taper and sponge hair curls haircut has the comparatively long hairs at the top curled, with the sides gradually fading away with shorter hairs on the sides and the back. The hair as it comes down on the sides and back, becomes progressively shorter and ultimately blends with the skin.

#5:Short Textured Haircut

Short Textured HaircutThe short textured haircut is for men having natural texture. The hair is close cut at the back and sides with about 2 inches kept on the top. This hairstyle is a casual one, and can be done easily when the hair is slightly damp and a styling paste is used to add texture.

#6:Taper Fade with Textured Wavy Hair

Taper Fade with Textured Wavy HairThis hairstyle is one of the most popular faded men short hairstyles. The hair is kept moderately long at the top with the back and sides gradually fading away with shorter cuts. To make the hair wavy on the top, you can use a little gel and a pencil to curl the hair.

#7:Super Short Crop Haircut

Super Short Crop HaircutThe super short crop haircut resembles the crew cut, where the hairs on the top are cut too short with the sides and back having clipped hair to add a little sharpness to the edges. The cut should be proportionate and balanced when compared to the hairs at the top.

#8:Short Textured and Spiky Haircut

Short Textured and Spiky HaircutThe spiky haircut with short textured hair can be made by having the hairs at the top cut short with the sides and back tapering a little. You can use hair wax to have the perfect hair texture and then have them twisted according to your likes.

#9:Side Swept Short Hairstyle

Side Swept Short Hairstyle

The side swept short hairstyle has the hairs on the top, back and sides cut short and then swept to the sides and back by the use of a comb. As the hairs come down on the sides, it is given an undercut by having the hairs clipped below the horizontal line of the temples.

#10:Very Short Buzz Haircut

Very Short Buzz Haircut

To have this hairstyle perfected, you will need to cut the hairs on the top, back and sides very short, with the sides fading away. Then you can have the hair buzzy by using clippers and using some gel to get them texturized. This cut is somewhat similar to a military cut.

#11:Cool Messy Short Hairstyle

Cool Messy Short HairstyleThis is one of the short hair styles for men, that is not only cool, but appealing and sexy. The hairs are cut short and given the look of tousled hair with the waves gently falling over the eyebrows on the forehead, giving a natural look. You can have the hair messy by just passing your fingers to and fro.

#12:Short Side Part Slicked Back Haircut

Short Side Part Slicked Back Haircut

This short haircut for men is flaunted by having the hairs parted on the sides and cut short more on the sides and back. The hair is medium at the top and a wide range of styles and cuts at the back, making the hair slicked at the back. You can add textures and volume suiting your facial appearance.

13:Wavy Short Hairstyles

Wavy Short HairstylesThis hairstyle has the hairs on the top cut to medium length with the sides and back cut short but allowing the hair to droop along the sides and back. You can then have your hair wavy by drying the hair and allowing cool air to be blown into the hair.

#14:Short Curls Hairstyle

Short Curls Hairstyle

Short curls hairstyle is suited for men having straight hair and involves cutting the hair to a medium length on the top, sides and back. To make the hair curly apply some gel and then run your fingers through the hair on all the sides to give a uniform look

#15:Funky Short Trendy Spiked Hairstyle

Funky Short Trendy Spiked HairstyleThis hairstyle is for men having long hair. To get your hair funky, you will need cutting your hair short with some parts having comparatively long hair. To make the hair spiked, you will need to dry your hair and then use the iron for straightening. Do not use any conditioner while showering

#16:Short Brush Back Hair

Short Brush Back HairThe short brushed back hairstyle is a classic one, where the hair needs to be cut short with the back and sides tapered. The hair on the top need to be lifted and then brushed backwards down the back. You will need to use a dryer so that the hair stands up.

#17:Bangs and Messy Short Hairstyle for Men

Bangs and Messy Short Hairstyle for MenTo have this hairstyle, the hair needs to make messy by keeping the hair long and passing your fingers aimlessly so that the hair looks shaggy. Then part your hair to one side and comb your hair to the level of the upper line of the eyebrow. You can manage the width of the bangs as you like.

#18:Short Faux Hawk Hair Look

Short Faux Hawk Hair LookThis is one of the short hairstyles men, that is simple to follow, where the hair is cut short on the sides with the top having comparatively long hair for spiking or pointing. Then the hair is cut into a partial Mohawk. The hair needs to be textured to give it thickness and depth along the middle and the top.

#19:Modern Pompadour Hairstyle

Modern Pompadour Hairstyle

#20:Mens Comb Over Hairstyles

mens comb over hairstyles

#21:Haircuts and Hairstyles with Bangs

Haircuts and Hairstyles with Bangs

#22:Crew Cut Hairstyle

crew cut hairstyle

#23:Caesar Haircut

caesar haircut

#24:Tapered Haircut

tapered haircut

#25:Iduction Cut

Iduction cut

#26:Burr Cut

Burr Cut

#27:Buzz cut

Buzz cut

#28:Ivy League Haircut

Ivy League Haircut

#29:Fade Hairstyle

fade hairstyle

#30:High and Tight Haircut

high and tight haircut

#31:Undercut Hairstyle Men

undercut hairstyle men

#32:Mohawk Hairstyles

mohawk hairstyles

#33:Stright and Wavy Short Shag Haircuts

Stright and Wavy Short Shag Haircuts

#34:Side Part Haircuts

side Part Haircuts

#35:Short Afro Hairstyles

Short afro Hairstyles

#36:Butch Haircut

butch haircut

#37:Cowlick Hair

Cowlick Hair

#38:Cornrow Braids

cornrow braids

#39:Haircut with Varied Length

Haircut with varied Length

#40:Unique Boys Haircuts

Unique Boys Haircuts

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