The beauty industry regarding men’s hairstyles is continually evolving. Although one may say that men maintain their hair very short and nothing could be modified to such hair, unlike in women’s hairstyles, which is completely not true. A lot of trends are evolving on men’s hair, and they are not just fashion-minded alone. The factor of maintenance of the hair is also taken into consideration. While exploring these trends, one might also take a look at how just the natural hair itself is styled in versatile ways. Listed below are natural men’s hairstyles which are trending this year.
21 Cool and Charming Natural Hairstyles for Men
Side Parted Hairstyle with Waves
This is an example of a classic men’s hairstyle but with an interesting twist. The head has been shaved on either side, maintaining a cool undercut. The rest of the hair on the top has been styled in waves which is totally unique from many hairstyles currently in trend. The hair remains long on the top and short on the sides and back thus being quite easy to maintain also. The low shine pomade helps to add some severe definition to the waves, and the high fade that has been given on the shaved side gives a clean finish.
Dreadlocks are the hippest trend when it comes to men’s hairstyles, and it’s not even a trend that is created. The best thing about dreadlocks is that they are as natural as they can be. So those of you who have dreadlocks and are unsure of how you can style it, don’t worry. There are so many different styles you can try out with your natural dreadlocks itself, such as this one. How these locks stand thus perfectly defying even gravity itself is quite amazing. Medium length or long locks can also be styled by pulling them up into a bun or ponytail.
Natural Curly Hairstyle
Nothing is going to look cooler than accentuating a natural hairstyle you already have into something quite more interesting. And when it comes to embracing your curls, there is a wide variety of curly hairstyles you can try on. Once you get hold of a style that is the most suitable for you, maintaining those natural coils also becomes much easier. A short curly hairstyle with gently faded sides is just the perfect look for those who want to be stylish but do not want to invest too much just in hair care alone.
Classic Hair and Beard Combo
This is a classic hairstyle that is quite popular among black men. Being so natural too, there isn’t a need to put in too much effort for styling it. Combine it with a good beard style that will complement your face as well as your hair, and you have yourself a fantastic hair and beard that is sure to turn all eyes for all the right reasons. A classic beard style would be trying to maintain enough hair around the mouth area, which will help to frame the face perfectly.
Natural Twisted Hair
As the trend in curly hair is becoming more versatile with each passing day, the newest addition to this trend is the twisted hair. The twisted hairstyle is great for those people who have natural curls but do not want to try out dreadlocks. These are also much neater and stays in place more than dreadlocks. They also look great on both short and long hair. Give yourself a new look by making a slight makeover on your agro by adding some thin twists. This will help to maintain the shape of the Afro while also being quite easy to maintain at the same time.
Natural Slicked Back Hair
Slicked back hair is so in vogue these days with many youngsters and adults going after it. It oozes so much class and neatness with just some styling that needs to be done on your hair. As seen in this look, the old style of slicked-back hair has been modified a little by giving it a matte finish and a gentle glow. It is the trend that defines the term corporate culture. This hairstyle is also great at projecting maturity and is mostly known to be used by business professionals all across the world.
Curly Flat Top Hair
This style is at its best. It’s simple, neat, and minimal. The clean-cut and perfection with which the curls have been styled with a good undercut make it really stand out. Embracing natural curls is always a good idea. But since the texture of such types of curly hair is always dry and frizzy, it should be trimmed regularly otherwise maintenance can become quite a daunting task. So it’s best to ask your stylist to suggest a style that is best at style and also good at maintenance suited according to your and face type.
Natural Brown Hair
How amazing does this hairstyle look? The natural texture of the hair has been maintained with coloring that is a brilliant shade of natural brown that slowly transitions into a shade of auburn slightly orange brown. This dramatic transition has been weaved so beautifully, yet it remains very subtle that keeps the hair looking as natural as ever. This highlighting is also done with natural earth dyes that do not damage the hair, unlike other chemical treatments.
This slicked-back hair is also another example of how well your natural hair can be styled without putting in any effort. It is also one of the most trending haircuts in 2023. The short sides are styled with one long top. Mostly products such as pomade used while trying this style as it will help to give a sleek and shiny finish to the hair. A very subtle undercut has also been maintained as it helps to make the entire hair look more voluminous. Add some more product after combing it to keep the style properly in place.
Side Swept Hair
This is yet another example of slicked hair which has been swept over to the sides rather than the back. It also has a slight skin fade on both sides, thus really highlighting all the hair that is present on the top. The fade is also paired on the hard part. This look is ideal for men having thick straight hair. This also helps to add an overall shine and elegant finish to the look. This style also adds enough volume and dimension to both the face as well as the hair and helps to accentuate features like the jawline.
Messy Long Hair on Top
This is also another trend that has been making quite a few rounds to rise as a trendy haircut. The hair has been maintained at medium length on the front and the top, and it has been faded a little and trimmed as it goes to the back and also on the sides. The longer hair on the top with short hair on the sides is easily the most popular men’s hairstyle trend, and it styled in a variety of different ways. This style is also great for those people who want to show off their long strands.
Brown Medium Length Hair
While the haircuts on lengthy hair are difficult to maintain, short backs and sides with long hair on the top not only presents a significant style statement about yourself but it is also quite easy to handle and maintain itself. It has also been styled in a brilliant shade of copper brown which complements the skin tone of the person brilliantly. Although this hairstyle is currently in trend, it is also inspired by similar vintage hair trends which were very popular in the 80’s and 90’s.
These types of curls are most commonly seen in those people who have African descendants as it is only their type and texture of hair that can be styled in such braids, dreadlocks, etc. This is a great style with curly hair. The natural curls help to add volume to the hair, thus making it look a lot fuller with a glimpse of shine. Styling it in braids also helps to maintain and protect the hair easily at no additional cost. The braids are also combined with a warm chocolate color while the black undertones remain intact.
High and Tight Haircut
This style which is also known as the high and tight hair is an example of a classic military haircut. It is meant for those people who are looking for a low maintenance haircut which also looks great at the same time. These high and tight haircuts are an interesting hairstyle that evolved from the classic buzz cut hairstyle. It is most suited for those who have short and thick hair. Styling it is also quite easy as any additional products are not required. All you are likely to need to get this haircut at home itself are hair clippers.
Short Afro Hairstyle
This Afro hairstyle is best suited for those who have very short hair and want to maintain it without putting in too much effort. It has been shaved at one length on all sides with a slick undercut on the top, and the rest of the hair has been maintained in a slight fade. It has also been styled with a similar beard that helps to compliment the hair as well as the round face of the person.
Medium Length Hairstyle
This style is best suited for the ones who do not want to limit their hair to an extreme cut and want to maintain it loosely and freely at the natural length itself. For those who are growing their hair out, this style is perfect. The hair has been maintained in gentle and loose waves which fall perfectly across the face, thus helping to frame it perfectly. Although this style is suited to look great on those who have medium thin hair, those with thick hair can also try it out by thinning any excess hair to remove the bulk.
Messy Wavy Hairstyle
The trend of messy hairstyles is increasing over the years. Not only are they easy and simple to manage, but quite fashionable too. It is also best suited for those who have medium or tousled long hair. A medium to high hold styling hair product can also be used to add volume and texture to the hair. This will help to keep a natural flow to the hair. One can also choose from a short or long comb over depending on the length of your hair. With longer lengths, more styling options are also available.
Short Bangs Hairstyle
Fringes or bangs on the hair are also an emerging trend on men’s hairstyles. They also help to fall the hair over the head very stylishly, which is also a trend that most people are now going after. It can either be styled as either flat hair or with bangs that give enough volume. They are also quite different from other modern haircuts seen in the beauty industry today. Those with straight hair can also opt for a hairstyle with short hair on the sides and hair on the top left hanging over the forehead. This style has made use of an angular fringe haircut with a gently swept side fringe.
Cowlick usually refers to a portion of the hair, especially the top part of the hair which stands up straight. The style has evolved significantly from what it was before and is now a modern trend. The tuft of hair in such a style usually grows out in an unexpected direction or at odd angles but anyway framing a crown-like a shape on top of the head. People can try out different types of cowlick with their hair depending on the length and texture of their tufts. The hair is also cut on the sides to make it shorter.
Medium Thin Hair
This is just the hairstyle that is chosen by most people over 40 or 50 and those who love to show off their grey or white hair quite stylishly. This style is most suited for those who have fine or thin hair. A section of the hair is neatly and gently tousled on the top, and the rest of the hair has been cropped a bit but let loosely falling on the sides and behind the ears. The hair is not slicked back and instead is slight pushes back towards the side.
Low Faded Curly Hair
This is an example of a natural low faded curly hair. The hair on the top has been maintained as such with shaved undercuts on both sides. This hairstyle is also an interesting take from the ‘high on top, short on sides’ hairstyle but with curls. The taper fade cut is also extremely short and simple, and the hair has been trimmed very much without trying to maintain too much length or volume.
These are examples of how natural hair is maintained and modified. A lot of other trends are also found which are suited to the different needs, types, and textures of hair and styles that are unique to each person. So stop waiting and start embracing your natural hair. You could choose from different options as listed above or you can ask your stylist to select a style that is best suited for you.