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5 Low Maintenance Hairstyles for Men

Everyone thinks that hairstyles must be complicated and take time, both for men and women. This is not the case. There are several great options when it comes to hairstyles for men that are low-key but look great, nonetheless. If you are sick of spending lots of time styling, you can still get the kind of haircut that benefits your face. We have five haircuts that you should consider if you want to look your best without too much effort.

1. Taper Cut 

This is a hairstyle that is becoming more and more popular these days. It is called a taper cut because it features tapered sides that grow to a longer top. You can make the top as long or short as you want, though the shorter it is the easier it will be to style. It does not require many products to keep it looking great, since a bit of wax should be enough. For men who want a look that can be used both in a casual manner or in a more formal one, this is a great choice. It brings an old Hollywood look to any face that can be perfect for special occasions.

Taper Cut
Taper Cut

2. Side Parting 

This is a great option when you are looking for a natural wavy hairstyle. It allows you to keep your natural waves without having to fuss with them too much. It is a hairstyle that reduces the frequency in which you need to visit your barber, since it works very well with longer hair. A little conditioning and perhaps pomade and you are ready to go. If you like to keep your hair a bit longer but want to ensure that it always looks great and it does not take a long time to style, this haircut is for you. No matter what kind of hair you have, whether kinky or straight, a side parting can be a good choice, especially if you would like to keep the look a bit on the long side.

Side Parting
Side Parting

3. Buzz Cut 

This is the least fussy of hairstyles. It is associated with the military, but nowadays more and more men are turning to it because of its simplicity. Of course, it does require having to get haircuts pretty often, but it more than makes up for that with its many benefits. It saves you money on styling products and on time. You can be in and out of a shower in a minute or two with this hairstyle. If you are looking for maximum convenience that still looks great, this is the way to go.

Buzz Cut
Buzz Cut

4. French Crop 

The French crop is one of the most popular hairstyles for men. It is one of the styles that is suited for all manner of faces, while still being very easy to maintain and to get right every day. It is comprised of short, tapered sides and with a strong fringe. The fringe gives it form and is eye catching. This makes it ideal for men who have curly hair, as well, since it can allow you to show off those curls without all of the work of maintaining them that it can often take. Although it does require visiting the barber more often, these visits will be short, since all it needs is a few quick few snips and you are ready to go!

French Crop
French Crop

5. Crew Cut 

For another easy but stylish haircut, you should consider a crew cut. This kind of hairdo is low maintenance but can be easily worn for casual as well as formal events. It is made of upright hair that can be easily styled with a bit of gel or hairspray, while the sides remain clean and short. You can decide how long or how short you prefer the top, so that you can keep it short and easy to style, or longer to give you more options. A crew cut can provide a strong, chiseled look to the face that other haircut options don't. It can be an especially good option for men who have rounder faces, since it can give the illusion of definition.

Crew Cut
Crew Cut

The right hairstyle can make all the difference when you do not want to spend lots of time every day getting ready, but you still want to look good. Options like crew cuts, buzz cuts and French crops, can be especially good for men short of time for styling. However, it is important to remember that some of these hairstyles require more visits to the barber than others. Whatever style you choose, there is no reason you should have to fight with your hair to get it looking the way you want. Try any of these five hairstyles for men to see just how great a low-maintenance haircut can be.


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