Today’s men’s haircuts are very reminiscent of days gone by. Almost all of the haircut styles men are wearing now have been around for years and years. Even some cuts worn by popular celebrities are the same ones that men had centuries ago. Now days, just about every haircut is considered to be acceptable, but in days gone past society wasn’t always as tolerant as it is now. No matter what haircut you decide to wear, your haircut represents who you are. The following haircuts are some of the popular men’s haircuts right now.
The Fade – This haircut is a clipper cut, that is scalp short on the bottom layers and gradually tapered up to a length that will stand up on top. It is very short and very cool in hot climates and also very “cool” looking. Other styles like the fade are the “crew cut” or the “flat top”, they are usually combed upward and held in place with a gel, wax or pomade. Men’s Haircut
The High and Tight – Another clipper cut, it’s shaved close to the scalp from the nape to the top area of the head. The remaining hair on top is clipped very short and tapered downward to eliminate a ridge. The High and Tight needs to trimmed weekly or biweekly to maintain. It’s a very popular haircut for men in the military and law enforcement field.
The Skater’s cut – An even layer cut that starts at the eyebrow level and hangs over the ears then rounds the nape of the neck. It usually has a “grown out” look that swoops to one side. Made popular in the 1960’s as the “Beatle Cut”, it’s one of the most in style men’s haircuts today.
The Shag – Is shoulder length and is cut from the bottom to the top with each layer getting shorter until it blends into long bangs. The Shag usually part itself in the middle, since its layers graduate to the top. This haircut has been popular for men
and women, since the 1970’s.