Men’s short hairstyles are always popular. Short haircuts can be as modern or classic as you like.
There are plenty of established short men’s haircuts like the buzz, fade and crew cut. There are also plenty of trendy men’s styles at this length.
The textured crop with faded sides is a hugely popular cut. The taper trend can also be worn short.
Check out these pictures of men’s short hairstyles for 38 of the freshest new looks.
- 1. Buzz Hair Cut
- 2. Buzz + Low Fade
- 3. Buzz + Burgundy Streak
- 4. Short Curls + Low Fade
- 5. Longer on Top Buzz
- 6. Low Skin Fade
- 7. Ivy League Haircut
- 8. 360 Waves
- 9. Neck Taper
- 10. Caesar Haircut
- 11. Short Curly Hair for Men
- 12. Short Quiff + Drop Fade
- 13. Longer on Top Short Haircut
- 14. High and Tight
- 15. Textured Crop + Jagged Bangs
- 16. High Fade Haircut + Line Up
- 17. Drop Fade + Thick Wavy Hair
- 18. Skin Fade Haircut
- 19. Short Curly Hair + Edge Up + Fade
- 20. Short Hair + Low Fade
- 21. Short Taper Haircut
- 22. Short Curly Hair
- 23. Short Haircut for Fine Hair
- 24. Steve McQueen Haircut
- 25. Short Spiky Hair
- 26. High Top Fade
- 27. Spiky Texture
- 28. Short Mohawk Fade
- 29. Short Spikes
- 30. Thick Crop
- 31. Men’s Short Haircuts for Thin Hair
- 32. Short Taper
- 33. Side Part Hairstyle
- 34. Sweep Back + Surgical Line
- 35. Short Sides + Medium Top
- 36. Short Hairstyles for Men with Thick Hair
- 37. Merman Hair Color
- 38. Textured Spikes
1. Buzz Hair Cut
It doesn’t get much shorter than this all over buzz. A line up at the forehead and quick taper at the sideburns and neckline set it apart from an at home head shave.
2. Buzz + Low Fade
The buzz and fade combination is one of the most popular short haircuts for men. The no maintenance cut tames thick, curly or black hair with plenty of style.
3. Buzz + Burgundy Streak
This buzz fade is interrupted by a streak of color that is also longer for added emphasis.
4. Short Curls + Low Fade
This short cut leaves some grain on top with a low skin fade around the neckline.
5. Longer on Top Buzz
This buzz cut with a hint of length on top looks great on it’s own or can be used to grow hair out.
6. Low Skin Fade
A blurry skin fade contrasts with sharp edges of a line up and beard.
7. Ivy League Haircut
The Ivy League is a crew cut that is long enough to part on top. This military short version just barely fits the bill.
8. 360 Waves
This cool style adds plenty of texture without much length. A quick fade at the sideburns and neck completes the look.
9. Neck Taper
Style is all about the details. This short all over haircut gets a cool finish from a neck taper.
10. Caesar Haircut
The Caesar is a short haircut with blunt bangs. This modern version adds a medium fade all around.
11. Short Curly Hair for Men
This short haircut for curly hair has plenty of texture with minimal length.
12. Short Quiff + Drop Fade
This cool cut has just enough length to spike up at the front and a fade that drops down behind the ear.
13. Longer on Top Short Haircut
Length along the hairline gives this low fade haircut plenty of styling options.
14. High and Tight
This modern high and tight features textured curls and a surgical line in the fade.
15. Textured Crop + Jagged Bangs
One long piece of fringe adds something extra to this hot men’s hair trend.
16. High Fade Haircut + Line Up
This easy to wear cut adds some texture to thick hair on top while cutting the rest ultra short.
17. Drop Fade + Thick Wavy Hair
Bald fades are even more dramatic with dark hair contrasting against skin. On top, wavy hair adds natural texture.
18. Skin Fade Haircut
This short haircut is long enough to style but short enough to leave alone, if you prefer.
19. Short Curly Hair + Edge Up + Fade
This classic buzz + fade combination leaves hair a little bit longer on top.
20. Short Hair + Low Fade
This short-all-over cut gets clean cut edges from a low fade.
21. Short Taper Haircut
This taper haircut is scissor cut all over.
22. Short Curly Hair
Fade haircuts work well for guys with curly hair because they leave natural texture on top while eliminating the need for styling.
23. Short Haircut for Fine Hair
A fade at the sides makes fine or thin hair on top appear fuller. This spiked up style also creates the appearance for thicker hair.
24. Steve McQueen Haircut
The Steve McQueen haircut is a long buzz with texture. This cool cut works really well for thick hair and couldn’t be easier to style.
25. Short Spiky Hair
It doesn’t take much hair to achieve this spiky, textured look. Style it with this length or even shorter.
26. High Top Fade
This flat top with rounded edges has plenty of impact without much height.
27. Spiky Texture
Spiky looks are always on trend because they look so good.
28. Short Mohawk Fade
With curly or kinky hair, this short mohawk with a burst or high fade couldn’t be easier.
29. Short Spikes
This Ivy League haircut is styled with modern and trendy spikes instead of with a side part.
30. Thick Crop
This thick and short crop is styled up into a quiff at the forehead.
31. Men’s Short Haircuts for Thin Hair
This short taper haircut with texture and a hint of fringe makes fine or thin hair seem thicker and can minimize a receding hairline.
32. Short Taper
This tapered cut works with hair’s natural texture and idiosyncrasies rather than shaving it off.
33. Side Part Hairstyle
This cool style makes the most of length by wearing it straight up.
34. Sweep Back + Surgical Line
This classic sweep back for thick hair contrasts with a shaved line at the side.
35. Short Sides + Medium Top
This medium-short haircut seems longer and thicker thanks to short sides.
36. Short Hairstyles for Men with Thick Hair
This heavy crop shows off thick hair with a trendy and easy to style cut.
37. Merman Hair Color
Short hair can easily be changed with a new cut or radically different hair color.
38. Textured Spikes
This heavy crop is styled with plenty of spiky texture.