For guys that have short hair you might feel like your style options are limited. While often preferred for its practicality and low maintenance, short hair is one of the most stylish and smart types of hairstyles that you can choose.
Short hairstyles are more in style than ever before as it seems like the end of the longer messier hair. With so many choices available out there it can be difficult to select the best hairstyle that works for you. At Jaxson Maximus we are here to help. Our team of salon industry professionals has put together this fantastic guide on the best short hairstyles for men that you absolutely need to try for yourself.
The Top Best Hairstyles For Men With Short Hair
THE CLASSIC COMB BACK
No matter your hair texture or length, the comb back is an absolute classic that looks good on anyone. Just by running a comb through the top of your hair, you create a polished and professional look that is perfect for a day at the office or a night on the town.
To get the comb back look, create a side part in your hair and comb it over to your preference. Add a small amount of Jaxson Maximus Gel to keep your hair in place all day long. Don’t overdue it with products or you run the risk of giving off a “hard crusty” texture.
Both practical and stylish, the crewcut is perfect for all ages and all face types. The crewcut features a sharp contrast with shorter sides and longer hair on the top.
The great thing about the crewcut hairstyle is that it requires very little maintenance, towel dry, and you are good to go. To keep your hair looking healthy and luscious, we recommend washing your hair with our Jaxson Maximus shampoo and Conditioner.
Waves with shorter sides
This hairstyle has always been a classic for generations. If you want to add that classic sophistication look to your hair, getting a short side part is a great option. This hairstyle is very flexible as it can be pulled off with many different lengths of hair if you ever want to grow your hair out.
This is a great option for guys that want to have a neat classic appearance but do not want to get their hair cut every week.
The Top Fade
The top fade is a very modern but classic look. It looks a lot like a buzz cut on the sides but has a little more hair on top to add some volume to your style. It is similar to the Angular Fringe but just slightly shorter in length.
This hairstyle is great for guys that do not mind spending a few minutes in the morning styling their hair. The top fade can be slicked up or spiked down just, depending on the look you are going for. This hairstyle is professional yet versatile enough that you can really make it all your own.
For styling, we would recommend our Jaxson Maximus Styling Wax to keep your hair in place all day long.
Pompadour with a taper fade
This modern interpretation of the classic pompadour is perfect for guys that are looking for a classic and professional look. This pompadour hairstyle features a larger amount of volume on top of the hair with shorter tapered side for that clean look.
This hairstyle does require a bit more maintenance than the other looks. We would only recommend this hairstyle to guys that are willing to take the time to style their hair every morning and come in for a regular haircut about every two weeks.
The French Crop is a classic for a reason. This is a great hairstyle for men that have very straight fine hair or hair that is beginning to thin out. Keep the edges short with the top a little longer for a bit of volume on top.
A low fade haircut looks great with all hair textures. A low fade features a longer length on top that gradually gets shorter revealing the skin around the nape of the neck and ears. This can be rocked with shorter or longer hair on top just depending on the style you are trying to achieve.
Just because you have shorter hair does not mean you should be scared to try out the pompadour. One of the most classic hairstyles out there, the pompadour, is great for creating the illusion of volume and fullness. even if your hair does tend to fall on the thinner side.
To style on shorter hair, apply a liberal amount of our Jaxson Maximus Firm Hold Mousse starting at the roots to the ends of your hair. For a dramatic effect, use a small round brush and blow dryer to create lift and movement in your hair.
Finish off your look with our Finishing Hair Spray to keep your hair in place all day long. Don’t go overboard on the amount of product you put in your hair. A small amount goes a long way.
Soft And Spiky
Soft spikes are perfect for creating the look of volume and fullness. The soft spike hairstyle is great for those that have super flat hair or are thinning out in various areas on the scalp. This is a great hairstyle if you want to add a bit more youthfulness to your look.