What are the best haircuts and hairstyles for men with thick hair?
This is a common question that we get from our readers.
Many guys seek out our help and advice on how to style thick hair. My hair is totally crazy…how do I get my thick hair under control? My thick hair sticks up all the time…how can I keep my hairstyle in place all day long? These are the kind of questions we often get from our readers.
The good news is thick hair is perhaps the most versatile hair type of all, if cut properly.
If you are having more bad hair days than good you may need to first seek out a new barber or hairdresser. A good barber knows how to thin out thick hair to make it easy to manage and maintain. Something to keep in mind.
Otherwise, if you feel you have a talented hair cutter here are 15 fresh haircuts and hairstyle ideas for guys that have thick hair.
15. Spiky Men’s Hairstyle For Thick Hair
Haircut by Ruben Djirlauw
This short haircut for guys with thick hair is perfect if you want something that is easy to style and manage day to day. The textured hair is easily styled with a medium hold pomade. Work a small amount into your hair. Make sure the hair product is evenly distributed. Let the textures do their thing. Use your fingers to work your hair into the direction you prefer.
14. Cool Hairstyle For Men With Thick Hair + Beard
Haircut by Dimitris Lianos
This is a great example of how to put the extra body of thick hair to work. This haircut features a mid fade and thick medium length hair on top styled into a combover pompadour hairstyle. Super cool contrast with the disconnected beard. Use a blow dryer to get the hair to stand tall like in this hairstyle.
13. Messy Slicked Back Hairstyle For Men
Haircut by Andrew Does Hair
If you have been growing out your hair to a longer length this is a great men’s haircut for thick hair that you can try. Long messy textures are slicked back and styled using a comb. Use a pomade with a shine finish and work into damp almost dry hair to get this look. Use a blow dryer to bring it from wet to almost dry. This will help add some extra body and movement to the hair.
12. Thick Wavy Men’s Hairstyle + Bald Fade
Haircut by Chris
This is a great haircut to tame thick, curly or wavy hair. It features a bald fade and disconnected beard to complement the longer hair on top that is left wild to do its own thing.
11. Dry-Slicked Back Medium Length Hairstyle + High Fade
Haircut by Drew Da Barber
A classic men’s haircut with a modern finish. It features a low bald fade, a nice and clean shape up (hairline trimming) and medium length hair styled back in a natural looking slicked back look. To get the look use a blow dryer to gain some volume. Simply blow dry and brush hair back. You can use a matte finish pomade before or after.
10. Thick Textured Hairstyle For Men
Haircut by Javi The Barber
Super cool men’s hairstyle for thick hair. This haircut features a low bald drop fade with short to medium length textured hair on top styled/sculpted back to front.
9. High Fade + Long Fringe Men’s Haircut
Haircut by Josh Lamonaca
A versatile haircut for thick hair. You can let the long hair on top flow naturally or slick it back for a more serious or formal look.
8. Short Men’s Haircut For Thick Hair + High Skin Fade
Haircut by Julius Cvesar
Thick hair tamed perfectly with a nice clean looking short haircut. Thick hair on top is styled into a combover mini pompadour hairstyle.
7. Crew Cut + High Fade
Haircut by Kieron The Barber Price
The easiest way to manage your thick hair. The crew cut. All you have to do is wake up and go.
6. Men’s Side Part Combover Hairstyle For Thick Hair
Haircut by Lopez Cuts
You will see more of this look in 2017. Short on the sides but not too short. Some low clipper work but mostly all scissor cut. A great looking classic side part combover hairstyle for men.
5. Thick Wavy Short Men’s Hairstyle + Bald Fade
Haircut by Melissa Toft
The perfect hairstyle for thick hair. Nice and short. Bald fade for complementary contrast.
4. Long Textured Men’s Hairstyle For Thick Hair
Longer textured hair styled into a forward flow quiff hairstyle.
3. Short Textured Men’s Haircut For Thick Hair
Haircut by Shane Cronin
An ultra short crop hairstyle with beautiful textures and a half hard part for some flare.
2. Slicked Back Hairstyle For Thick Hair + High Skin Fade
Haircut by Zainal
Slicked back undercut hairstyle for men with a beard.
1. Short Sides + Long Hair On Top + Long Fringe
Haircut by Talley McIntire
Short sides scissor cut with long hair on top and an extra long fringe in front.
So there you have it…a modern collection of fresh hairstyles for men with thick hair.