Short hair on guys have been a traditional look as most of them want to keep their hair simple, easy to manage as well as fast to style in this modern era. There are many ways in which guys’ hair can be styled by the way of cutting. But every man has a list of questions before there haircuts as in today’s fashion-oriented world, men’s hair has become a prominent part of their personality. Most of them face difficulties to choose the appropriate haircut for them according to their facial structure as well as their personality. If they found the appropriate one, they will stick to them for long which is not good. So here we brought you short cutting hairstyle only for men. With these hairstyles, you can satisfy every time you go for cutting. You can choose from these provided styles and have a new hair cut every time you visit the salon. From the usual buzz, crew cuts to the rare fade and faux cuts are mixed and match to bring you the best haircuts you should try this year.
25 Most Trendy Looks of Short Fade Haircuts
Fade with Curls
Going for a short haircut is always a difficult decision, especially when you have a texture hair nature. This year, Fade hair cutting will be one of the most seen cutting. This hairstyle includes a little fade cutting at the bottom. This style is perfect for these boys who are not willing to bring there scalp much visible as they fade cutting in this hairstyle not expose much of the skin. At the crown area, there are short hair and the curly texture of the hair is visible. The hairstyle is finished with a clean cutting at the front providing focus on the structure of your face.
Taper Cut with Fade
Fade haircuts provide the best base for any type of hair styling. Fade cutting can be done in various ways that can be exposing a little skin to exposing lots of skin. Men are free to choose the length of fade as every time exists in cutting, similarly in this hairstyle too, the guy has opted fade cutting with the tapered hairstyle. All three sides are starting from fade cutting but are not too much, and at the top, they are mixed with taper haircut. Taper hair cut includes a little long hair that can easily be molded as the guy has in the above provide image. He had opted for a push back taper style but you are always free to style them in any way.
Spiky Razor Cut
With various ways to style short hair for guys, Razor and spikes are two ways that are famous and in-demand to date. Razor cutting is one of the ways which a give a new dimension to your hairstyle but choosing a perfect razor style hair cut can be a challenging task. On the other hand spikes, hairstyle provides a cool carefree and bad boy look but selecting a perfect length for this style is again a difficult task. In this hairstyle, we have combined these popular hairstyles to bring out a classy as well a sassy hairstyle for all the men out there. In this hairstyle, fade hair cutting is done at the ends leaving the crown section. The hair at the crown section has been cut to the perfect length for spikes and the razor cutting is not done but the curves are added at the side which is completing the hairstyle with fab.
Clean Buzz Cut
Military people firstly used buzz haircut as the style is recognized as the cleanest and simple hairstyle to be worn. Soon these types of cutting became more popular among the common people who were more into serious and strong looks. Over time these cuttings have been mixed match with other styles too to give a serious as well as a cool look. In this hairstyle, the buzz cut is mixed with fade cutting as well as a textured look. The hair at the crown area is given the texture of little spike or curler; they are not trimmed they are little longer then trimmed.
Tight Fade Cut
Buzz cutting provides a shaped edge look to your face. In this hairstyle, as we can notice from the above image that the hairline has been done in a clean tight finishing. This particular hairstyle will provide a fresh and clean look. Fade hair cutting is done neatly at the ends leaving a clean trimmed hair at the top. The top hairs are trimmed to provide that fresh as well as serious hair. The haircut highlights the sharp temples and edgy look to your face. This hairstyle is very easy to achieve and simple to style as well as it requires minimum maintenance to your hair.
Mid Fade with Beard
The fade haircut is commonly used or liked by African American men. The fade haircut is the most popular haircut among black men. There are many styles in fade haircuts like skin fade, low fade, etc. The mid fade haircut is a type of taper cut with a low-maintenance. It starts from the middle part, but the sides and back are trimmed. Fade haircuts look so stylish with a trimmed beard. Mid fade with fade beard style looks so versatile. Some boys like ear studs or piercings so mid fades are the best option to show off all your diamonds.
Classic fade is perfect for young boys who have fine black hair. This haircut is also a wedding haircut for men. From the front or middle hair are 4-5 inches longer but at the bottom is decreased to ½ inches. The hair is faded at the same length all around the head. This classical fade needs touch up from the barber so it comes with little maintenance. Teenage boys do not have a heavy beard, so this classical fade looks so great without a beard. This haircut makes the jawline masculine. You can style classical fade with turtle neck T-shirt and black shades.
Short Quiff with Fade
The short quiff with a fade is the combination of vintage and modern look. This haircut is perfect for showing your jawline or ear studs. This quiff hairstyle is best for school going boys or models etc. The front look is so different than any other fade hairstyle because the front hairs are a little longer and fall on the forehead. The sides and back of the head have a nice skin fade. In winters, this quiff fade looks so great with leather jackets. You can add some front highlights if you are in the glamour industry or film industry.
Pompadour with Low Fade
Pompadour is a very popular haircut. If you have a very cool and funky personality so this haircut is a sleek yet fun look. In this haircut or hairstyle center, hairs are longer, and sides are cut in faded style. Pompadour always looks good on straight and sleek hair. This haircut is high maintenance so if you have a busy life then this is not for you. It looks so nice on blonde or black hair. Many pop singers like this hairstyle because it looks so stylish with their tattoos or golden bracing etc.
Short Shag with a High Fade
Shags are in fashion nowadays and give you a strong fashion statement. This shag with high fade gives you energetic and vibrant vibes. Some boys have curly hair so there are not many options to style their hair but this shag with a high fade is best to shape your curly hair. Sides are high faded but the middle part is cut in shorter shaggy texture. This hairstyle looks stylish with a black beard. You can add some blonde hair color to provide texture to your black hair.
Fade with Hard Part
Hard part comb over hairstyle is unique but simple. This hairstyle covers all your broad forehead. It is unique because of its line fade. In this style, the fade line divides your top hair and side fade. This fade line starts from the right side and goes around your back and ends at the left side. This hairstyle makes you look younger than your actual age. Hard part comb over hairstyle is a very low maintenance hairstyle which is the best part about it.
Crew Cut with a Skin Fade
Crew cut with skin fade gives you a very sexy and rough look. Skin fade with a crew cut is something eye-catching. This haircut is perfect for the office or gentleman look. It suits all your outfits formal or casual. Trimmed beard and dark eyebrows look very classy with a crew cut. This hairstyle is for all those who don’t have fine or long hair but have a strong personality. That’s why this hairstyle is liked by most of the American men.
High and Tight with Hard Line
This high and tight with the hard-line haircut is very easy and classy. It looks so cute on boys having chubby cheeks. Every individual is different from one another so that with their bodies, some have a thin body and some have a fat body. This hairstyle is the little comb-over from the front side and hard line on the sides of the head. You need to use hair sprays or gels to make it look neat and sleek. This hairstyle is perfect for a casual or cute look. You can style it according to too your choice.
Brush Over with Tapered Sides
This brush over with tapered sides is an attention-grabbing hairstyle. In this hairstyle, taper fade is cotton the sides which go well with a brush over. This hairstyle is for teenage to middle-aged men. It is not difficult to style or maintained. This hairstyle gives you a cool attractive look on any occasion like in parties or conferences. Tapered cut on the sides gives you a heavy textured look and does not highlight your sidelines etc.
Short Choppy Brush Up Hair
Both men and women love choppy cuts. It comes in many variations. This short choppy brush up is perfect for the gentleman or formal look. Not every hairstyle goes with shorts or suits; that’s why it is simple and cool. Choppy ends add texture to any hairstyle or haircut. In this hairstyle, the lower part of the sides and back has a clean skin fade. You can comb your top hair on the side also. This haircut looks good only if cut by the barber or professional. Boys or men do not wear accessories or makeup etc. so the haircut is one of the most important parts of their personality so choose your hairstyle according to your profession, hair length, etc.
Messy Spikes with Faded Side
Spike hairstyle is always in trend, but with the new hairstyle, it is merged. This messy spikes with a sided fade are funky but perfect for young boys. Spikes are styled in many ways by hair styling products so this hairstyle is styled in many ways. In this hairstyle front or middle hairs cut into short spikes and sides are nicely faded. Heavy dark beard looks amazing and muscular. If you like tattoos then these spikes look very well for parties etc.
Curly Wavy Fade Haircut
As its name, it is only for those who have curly hair. This haircut is perfect for the summer season. In this hairstyle, only sides are trimmed or faded but the rest of the hair are cut into short hair. This hairstyle is perfect for schools, offices, photo shoots, etc. Curly hair not easy to style but by this haircut, it looks so elegant. You don’t need to use any spray or gel because it is a very low maintenance hairstyle. A high neck shirt or casual outfits suits well with this.
Classy Side Parted Fade Cut
It’s unbelievable how Side-parted hairstyles make a man look so sophisticated. Maybe this is the reason they are extremely popular. Also, because they’re pretty easy to style and gives you a real classic look. Side part fade hairstyles are believed to be better versions of the good-old look. This low taper fade adds precision and clean finish to your look. It helps you turn a simple hairstyle into something fresh and brand new. To get the most of the style, try using some wax or lightweight pomade. You can also go for hair gels or other hair products. This hairstyle is perfect for a party or a professional look.
Bald Fade Cut
The bald fade cuts may seem a little weird to you, but they are one of the most popular and trendy haircuts for men. The haircuts are not only sleek but also makes you look smart and also quite stylish. Bald haircut is a style that features shaves or completely cropped sides and back with very little hair on the top. The hair on the top is also very shortly cropped. This is one haircut that’s worth considering if you are looking for a sure way to make an impression. This haircut does not suit every face structure, one should consult with their barber before having the haircut. This hairstyle is though very cute.
Faux Hawk Fade Cut
A faux hawk fade is less drastic, but it still looks very striking and unique. You can choose a type of fade depending on what look you want to achieve and combine it with this. Skin fade undercuts can be as different as you want it to be. And they all look great. In this hairstyle, they have combined skin face undercut with faux hawk haircut because they wanted to put the top in the spotlight and nothing works better than a high fade. And if you don’t like this and want to go for well-balanced graduation, then you can go for medium or low skin fade will do. Pairing the fade with a shaved design will help you put a signature on your hairstyle. You can do anything to your top hair like a wave or curl them according to your choice to enhance the contrast.
Afro Fade Cut
A basic curly hair fade has always proved to be a stylish and practical solution for those who are tired of their unruly natural texture hair and trying to tame them. And this mid fade haircut is perfect for them. It is great to notice how it can give you an unforgettably awesome look and will also make you feel comfortable with your hair at once. The cleanly faded sides, along with a clean cut at the forehead, are the things that make this curly fade transform a great haircut of all time. The hair is kept as short as they can to give a more clean look.
Side Temple Fade Cut
If you have unmanageable curly hair, a temple fade is all you need to give yourself a cool and clean look. Temple fade is just a technique that we add to any fade haircut men pick to give it a stylish modern twist. It gives fade cuts an entirely new dimension. Temple fade makes a clear, well-structured, and outlined finish at the temple area. This gives you a very clean and sharp look even if you keep your rest of the hair curly and messy. Combining your curly short hair with a temple fade gives a unique combination of messy and clean, which looks great on boys. You can keep your hair short or long. But for a more clean look, try keeping your hair short.
Temple Fade Cut with Curly Top
As we said earlier, a fade cut with a temple cut is a really cool update. This makes your regular fade cut very trendy and stylish. This combination looks much more than a haircut when taken along with the beard cut. It makes you look cooler when it forms an arc from the temples to the nape. It drops behind the ear, and you can choose the length of the fade according to your choice. You can go for high, medium or low drop fade. You can keep the top with your naturally curly hair. Use hair products to make your long curls looks glossy and frizz-free. This haircut looks very good with a curly top. This hairstyle speaks for itself. Try this and look smarter.
Little Bald with Little Hair
Bald fade hairstyle features shaved or cropped sides and the back with longer hair over the top. The name fade cut refers to the smooth transition that takes place between the different lengths of hair. Traditional fade hairstyles are the ones that fade down to shorter hair but the bald one reduces all the way to the skin level. One way of doing Bald fades is where not all of the hair is completely shaved. This is a very subtle way of doing bald fade. The length of the hair on top is kept very short. Here, they are not that short and they are styled with gel giving it a very clean and subtle look. This style looks adorable and enhances the visual outlook of the wearer.
Taper Fade Cut
The taper cut is very similar to the fade haircut. Combining both of these is becoming an approach for many men these days. The main reason for this is to get crowd attention. As they may look similar, you’re probably get confused between taper vs fade cut. But there is a very clear difference, And here comes it. First of all, a fade cut is much sharper as the classic fades are than the taper cut. Second, most fades look great and mostly used with short tops, while tapers can go well with both, also with much longer lengths. The best part about combining both is that this haircut will work equally well at your desk and for your casual look.
You can never go wrong with a fade haircut, as you can always make it work for your hair type, face shape, and style. There is a great variety of faded options with no end to choose from. And this list of trendy looks is constantly updating. So how about you to stay up to date with the latest ideas. So rock the best look you could ever dream of with these fade cuts. Choose your type of fade and Just call your barber and ask for a fade.