Black men have a naturally thick and kinky hair and this may be their greatest advantage when it comes to haircuts and hairstyles as this type of hair is very easy to work with. There are many choices for black men to choose from conventional lengths to other more creative ideas for their handling. However, it’s not always easy to choose a style even with the many haircuts available, especially if you’re used to wearing simple long or short hairstyles. And so this list of 100 black men’s hairstyles will be very useful for anyone who wants to add twist to their hair.
Dreads offer a lot of flexibility for the wearer as they can play with the locks in an elegant fashion. Through weaving the front locks into a single braid that flows backwards and allows the locks at the back of the head to flow freely on your back, you can create an impressive look for men with locks. Note to have a long beard, because with a beard, dreads always go well.
Close Shave and Beard
Some black men prefer their beard to be more attentive than their head. The best way to do this is to shave your head closely and leave a smooth beard on your chin. The head should still get a nice close shave, though, but make sure you don’t make it bald as it can ruin the appearance.
Black ManTMs Side Sweep
Black men may look good in a side-swept mane as well, but they must do it in a slightly different way. Next, the side sweeping should be partial, and there should also be a side section to build some base hair required for this look. Pair this with beautifully shaped facial hair and have a hot hairstyle for yourself.
This cut contains a clean short hair but what makes it even more interesting is that it uses sharp lines and geometric shapes to deliver amazing results. The shapes in the forehead and those flowing with the hairs of the face are simply amazing, and you will never be out of style with this cut.
62 Popcorn Twist
Popcorn twists on your hair are very easy to make if you know how to do it. It may take a few minutes because the hair is short, but it is worth waiting for the results. To make the look more noticeable, the sides and back of the head can be shaved closely. This style also requires minimal maintenance, so for men who don’t like to spend a lot of time on their mane, it’s a good idea.
Punk Dreads Look
Without facial hair and unique hairstyle, any punk look can not be complete. The long locks are left in the top section of the head while the rest of the head is shaved cleanly in the punk dreads look. The fresh shave creates a gap between the dreads and the immense beard.
Not only the most visible part of the hair, but also what most people use to judge a hairstyle’s quality. Slaying the top in such a bright white color would make your hair look good regardless of the type of haircut below.
Great flat top
Only a black man can pull this style properly because it is almost impossible to look good on any other hair type. A beautiful trim is given to the medium size afro in this cut, and then the top section is combined to create a smooth and perfect flat top. A line is then formed on the side stretching from the front to the crown to give the flat top a unique shape. It is necessary to shave the sides and back closely.
Crispy Line Up
This is a short style where a clipper is used to give the hair a crispy line up. This works best on curly locksbecause getting the crispy look will be easier, but any black man can get it, and some hair relaxers will have to be used to make their hair crispy. An additional advantage for this look is a well-trimmed beard.
Dreads can also be worn for a formal look if properly styled and then paired with a nice suit. After some retouching for dreads with wax or any other quality product, the locks are then tied to form a big bun and the edges are tucked into the bun. It is also necessary to shave the sides and back cleanly.
Simple And Classic Dreads
Simplicity is some kind of class, so you don’t have to overdo things to make your locks look good. Holding in a simple man bun a portion of your hair and then letting the rest flow naturally will make you look classic. When you have a long beard, by twisting your beard into one or a few locks, you can add some individuality to your look.
63 Of course Kinky Afro
Some people might call this style unkempt locks others might call it a medium size afro while others think it’s a naturally kinky afro. No matter how you call it, the fact remains-for black men, it’s a cool hairstyle. It’s a simple style that men with a naturally kinky, medium-sized hair can wear. All you need to do for this style is to style the front of the top hairs, the side hair to the side and back hair to the back.
56 Long Kinky Curly Hairs
Those who thought curly kinky hair looked only at women will change their minds when they see a man wearing this style with long hair. You only need to use some quality hair product on the hair with this type of hair to give it some firmness and shine and then let it flow in its natural locks.
68 Scissor Cut Short Hair
A pair of scissors can do magic on your hair in the right pair of hands. Scissor cut hair has a distinct appearance that even the best machines can’t replicate. Pair this haircut with nice facial hair trimmed by a scissor and have an eye-catching look for yourself.
Unkempt long hair
Contrary to what most men think they don’t have to comb their long hair back or hold it in a bun to look good. It can still make a good style to leave the hair unkempt. Try to push it with your fingers to one side of your head for a trendy messy hairstyle, though.
Short Twists with Short Sides and Back
Short twists give a man a casual, slightly shaggy appearance, but still very stylish. The short twists should remain at the top of the head while closely shaving the sides and back. Also a must to finish this look is the long neat beard.
57 Short Punch Dreads
There are so many things you can do with your short locks or shaggy hair, but the simplest of them all is what looks best on your hair. In this style, all that is done is to shave the sides and back cleanly while left on top of the head are short strands. For a cleaner look, you should also shave your facial hair.
Angular flat top hairstyle is the perfect cut to create what looks like a military cap on your head. For thick hair, this style works well as it is easier to style and it will also hold better. Although once it is finished it may look simple, only a skilled barber can give you a good flat top angular cut.
Dreadlocks are one of black people’s most popular styles, and understandably so, as this design fits for their skin especially well. All you need to do with dreadlocks is let your maneuver naturally and use some wax to form the locks. This hairstyle is fine with a long beard, but with a clean shaved face, you can still look nice.
The specified wave cut
is a hairstyle that black men wear for a formal look. The hair is shaved in this cut, but not as close as a buzz cut. Throughout the head, the maneis is also uniform in size, and a small amount of pomade is applied to the styling locks. In order to achieve the style, a boar bristle brush is used to brush the hair.
Scruffy Long Hair
Scruffy is already an amazing hair style, so if you’ve got that kind of hair, you don’t have to do anything else to look sharp. If you have medium or long hair, however, you can pull it in the center of the head in a bun and push it forward to make it more visible.
Wonder locks are simple, fully grown dreadlock locks (beyond the length of the shoulder). These types of locks appear to be more mature and normally have a larger diameter than other locks. There is no shortcut to get these dreadlocks because as you grow the locks, you have to be patient and persevere for a few years.
Short and Shaggy
It looks like a black man’s hair is twisted because of its texture. This can be a style, so all you have to do is shave the sides and back and leave short and shaggy in the front section. You should also make sure that your beard is the focus of attraction.
The Messy Bun
Top hair buns don’t always have to look smooth as you can pull a unique style with a messy bun. This style does not require any products to be used or you need to get a cut because all you need to do is pull your natural hair together into a bun. Once the bun is in place, the hairs in the bun should be messy.
64 Short Plain Afro
A short, unstyled African look will give you a unique look. Simplicity is also beautiful when it comes to hairstyling, and so this style will make you look attractive as well. This look is also flawless, so it can be worn for black men as a formal haircut.
Afro Shape Up
All afros look the same, but with a unique shape you can make them stand out. The afro shape up is achieved using some tapering techniques that leave the sides short while the rest of the afro is cut into layers that blend in to create a high top.
Adding color to your natural dreadlocks might be all you need to get an interesting hairstyle. You should do so creatively, however, and avoid bright colors as they do not look good on locks. Just like applying color to a few sections to create a pattern, you should do it in moderation.
Besides the twisting of the locks in this hair, the style also has a twist because it is quite unconventional. In the top section, the long locks are left while the rest of the head is closely rasped. Then the locks are pulled forward and tied together with a band to finish the look.
Spunky top hair helps you to show some attitude and confidence in your appearance. In this cut, the top hair is made to take a unique circular shape. It should be cut to look like a bold and cool look is protruding from the chest.
67 Double Line Side Parting
Side parting hair is a popular men’s haircut trend, but this style introduces a whole new way of cutting hair. This cut uses two lines instead of one line, which create three distinct hair levels and instead of moving vertically, the two lines cut diagonally across the head and meet just behind the ear.
Baby Locks and Bearded
If you’re not sure if you’re going to be scared or not, try this theme to see how you’d look within. This is a straightforward look with short dreads or what is more commonly referred to as baby locks and a fully grown beard. The baby locks are left at the top in this style, while the rest of the head is shaved short and mixed with full-grown facial hair.
66 Angles Perfection
The majority of the cuts have an angle, but this one takes things to a whole new level with a nice and perfect angle. The short, clipped hair is enhanced with precise hairline angles and facial hair angles. A curved line is also made in the top section of the head to spice things up more.
This is a unique hair style that should be tried by anyone with curly hair. By holding your hair in the center of your head in a big man bun, you can pull this look with a medium or long curly locks. Then you should close the sides and back to create a distinct line and get rid of the short hairs that can’t be pulled into the bun.
Short and simple
Sometimes all that a black man has to do is cut his strandshort and simple. You don’t even have to do any styling in this style, as your natural appearance will do everything for you. Simply reduce your hair to just under one inch and you have an amazing hairstyle for yourself.
Dyed High Top
It’s amazing how very creative hairstyles some people come up with. This style is an example of creativity at its best because it is perfectly suited to black men’s skin tones apart from looking unique. The top part of the hair is the center of attraction, and then dyed with a bright color is given a good height. Then the sides and back are shaved closely to ensure that all attention on top hair remains.
Medium afro is a style that can be seen on men who are trying to keep long afro or those who are not yet sure what to do with their medium-sized hair. When combed, a medium size afro doesn’t cover the front, so this is the easiest way to know your hair is big. It’s also easier to maintain this Afro size than a fully grown Afro locks.
Tapered Short Afro and Bearded
You can breathe a much-needed life into a dull-looking chain. Cutting the hair in layers to blend in with the huge hairs on the face creates a look that can only be described as exquisite. The best part about this style is that it can be worn by any black man regardless of skin tone and face shape.
Curly / Wavy Long Hair
Black men with long wavy or curly hair should be proud of it as it not only looks good but is easy to style. The best way to show off this beautiful hair is to put it all forward and wear it with a band in place. Let one side of the head cover the hair and wear it with pride.
This partly dyed style should be worn by more conservative men who want to have a different color on their heads. A hair patch (usually at the front section) is dyed a different color from the natural hair color in this style. While you can use any color, for black hair, different shades of brown seem to work best.
Nappy With some color
A black man can add some spice to his short afro hair by giving it a color that matches the tone of his skin. Brown and light brown are black men’s most popular colors, but if you’re not sure what to use, you can get some advice from your hair stylist or barber.
One of the most common haircuts for people, particularly those who like to wear a more professional and formal look. This style involves a close-cut uniform hair across the head combined with a thin strip of sideburns matching the size of the hair on the head.
The Artsy Cut
Black men’s haircuts do not have to be unpretentious in order to look good, as the artsy cut shows without question. In this cut, the sides and back are not cut very short, but as you move from the top hair to the sides and back, there is a reduction in size. Often important for the style are the dividers or hair patterns used to differentiate the two layers of hair.
60 Curly Experience
This simple style makes it possible to take your already attractive curly strands a little higher. You will pull your hair together for this hairdo and tie it to one side of the head in a bun. Try to leave it as natural as possible without any products being applied as it looks best.
Nothing beats black men’s natural hair. This style should be considered by those with a naturally curly hair as it will make them stand out from the crowd. It’s easy to wear a natural curly afro by allowing your hair to grow to a decent length and then styling it into an afro. On the waves, certain items can be used to make the hair shinier.
Curly Hair-Styled Frontwards
Black men with a naturally curly manecan get this exquisite look by cutting their hair to medium length and then styling it forward to cover a small part of their forehead. To ensure all the focus is in the top curly lockyou should shave the sides and back and match them with your sideburns.
Flach Ironed and Side Swept
Flach ironed hair also makes a good black man’s haircut if properly designed. A good idea is to shave the back and sides to a nearly bald point and then brush one side of the head with the longer top hair.
Classic Razor Cut Black men may also look good in some cuts worn by other breeds if they dress them properly. The razor cut style with the sides shaved very close to the scalp is a good example of this. However, for black men who do not have natural soft hair, it may be necessary to relax their hair to make it easy to style after cutting.
Black men’s hair choices are limitless because you can wear any style with a little imagination and look good in it. However, before you choose any hairstyle, it is important to consider your hair type, face shape and personal preferences as well. Always remember that even if you look good, if you don’t feel good in the hairstyle that you wear, you won’t be comfortable. And with the black men’s many hairstyles available, you should take the time to select the best or try a few of them.
In men with an oval, triangular or square shape, short nappy hair looks particularly good. Make sure to keep the hair as natural as possible and shave the sides and back to be this style look fine. However, to make the short curls more accurate, you can use some items.
This style starts with a neatly combed Afro-strands medium size. Afro’s medium size is then split into three grades. To separate the upper hair from the base hairs which should be shorter, a side partition is used. Then the sides and back are shaved closely to distinguish the base hair from the sides and back.
High Top with Sharp Angles
The high top is a favorite style especially for men with a smaller head because it makes this physical appearance less obvious. This style can also look good on any other black man, but to wear and sustain it requires a lot of effort. The high top is an angular-shaped, well trimmed and combed afro. The hair is then highlighted, particularly on the front, with sharp angles to finish the look.
Curly Faux With Side Designs
This hawk-inspired haircut is perfect for young black men who have no fear of experimenting with their locks. It includes a curly hair that is rasped like a fake hawk and then on the sides given a pattern. The design can be anything you want from a basketball player’s impression to other more complicated patterns.
ItTMs All About The Curls
If you have a natural curly hair, let it grow as long as possible and you can wear a lot of different styles. For instance, a portion of the hair (the top hair) is pulled into a bun in this style while the rest of the hair is left to flow past the shoulders. This is an amazing look that will leave people everywhere you go looking at you with envy.
Clean Short Haircut
If you’re an African-American who likes to keep things simple, the clean short haircut is your style. The top section is closely rasped in this cut with the back and the sides clipped on level zero with the Clippers. Short well-kept beard to complete the look is also left around the chin area.
61 A GentlemanTMs Afro
Gentleman or men who think they are in this class have a way to twist every style into something completely new. A simple short afro is transformed in this cut into a perfect cut that any black man can wear for a formal opportunity or for a professional look. The neatly combed afro is left at the top of the hair while the sides are gradually reduced to create a daily look that should be tried by anyone looking for an interesting hairstyle.
You can try the vintage dreads looks if you have medium or long dreads. This is a simple look with a few locks left at the top part, involving clean cut sides and back. Then the locks are to be pulled together and tied together with a band.
Short curly hair
Short curly hair style is not a preserve of men with naturally curly strandsssince any other man can get it if they use some hair products and styling to make their hair curly. The short curly locks in this style areleft at the top of the head while closely trim the sides and back.
Traditional Black ManTMs Afro
The characteristic or traditional Afro black man had to look trendy in the seventies and eighties. However, even when worn in these modern times, the style still looks good. And it’s also one of black men’s best hairstyles to wear because all you need is a long, thick hair. Maintaining it may be pretty tricky, but you’re going to do great with some good Afro hair products and a comb.
Blue is one of the most frequently used hair colors because it has a brightening effect which can make any hair look good. It works especially well with a flat top for black men. The uppermost part of the flat top hair is colored blue in this style, while the lower level is left black to create a unique color contrast.
Long Tapered Dreadlocks
You can look good with dreadlocks without doing anything else on them, but if you creatively taper the sides and style the dreadlocks, you’ll look even more exquisite. You should allow the locks to flow in this style to show their long lengths. To finish the look, tap the sides and back and pair it with large facial hair.
69 Elegance Gel
Gel is the fastest-selling product for men’s hair, and this is not by chance because it always adds a punch to any hair. With the application of a small amount of gel to the curly hair left in the middle section of the head, a simple cut like this faux hawk inspired design is transformed. However, in any hairstyle, you should be careful not to use excess gel as it can ruin the look.
All Dyed Up
Black men who are not afraid to experiment with new styles should try their all dyed up look by giving a bright color to their hair and beard. You can look great if you choose an exotic color such as gray or a light pink shade, but you would probably want to use a semi-permanent color if you change your mind later.
White Braids and a Shaggy Top
This black men’s hairstyle is not for shy men who don’t like to draw attention because everybody will look at you when you wear it. In this style, while the front is left shaggy, the hair is dyed white then the back hair is weaved into a few braids. You can also dye the white hairs of your face to complete a white look.
Clippered Short with
Clippered Short with Center Parting
Black men look nice with short hair, and maybe this is why most of them prefer to keep their shorts. The maneis clipped short and clean in this fashion, and then the clippers are used to create a sleek center parting. Unlike in other designs, the dividing line is curvy, and this makes the cut distinctive. A medium size and well kept beard adds to the style’s elegance as well.
Neat Wavy and Bearded
In the case of black men who keep a beard, the mane must be equally good to complement the beard you have worked hard to preserve. Great idea for this style is the neat wavy short strands, and it’s also very simple to wear. Just adjust to medium length the top section of your head and make it wavy. Then the sides and back should be shaved closely.
Cropped Short Wavy Hair
Wavy hair looks best when cropped short and as you will be more comfortable with it especially in the summer, it is also functional. While you can add designs to this style, it will work just fine if you live it simple and short or park it with well-kept facial hairs.
All Pinked Out
You should paint a quickly cut hair all pink to get in touch with your feminine side. Pink is an enticing color that can make your eyes better, so make sure you know what this color is because it has a formal and informal sense associated with it, just like most other colors.
High Top Dreads
By bringing the dreadlock to the middle and putting the dreadlock in what appears like a big man’s bun, it will change your look fully. The dreads create a high and special high top, and to make the high top more noticeable and clean, you should have the sides and back of the head slightly trimmed.
Short Combed, Side Parted, and Side Designs
If you don’t like the hawk-inspired style or if your hair isn’t curly, you can wear it. It starts with a neatly combed hair to create a base hair, which is given a side part. Then the sides are shaved short and some designs or patterns are given to complete the look.
You can try cornrows if you want your scalp to get some natural sun and you have medium or long skin. On some men, Cornrows look good and on others not so good. For cornrows, people with an extended forehead may not look very nice as their forehead becomes more prominent.
The Neat Hawk
People are used to shaggy or complicated mohawks or fake hawks, but this nice black men cut proves you can still look great with a simple one. The sides are closely shaved in this fashion, while a smooth, well-combed hair is left to form what looks like a Mohawk.