How to style men’s hair

The look of a person is important for his or her hair. With its help, you can highlight facial features, hide some flaws, complete the image. How the hair is styled depends largely on the general perception of the person, style, and taste. Men’s styles can be very different. Of course, on short, trimmed under the machine, you do not experiment, but here’s how a man styled longer hair to emphasize their individuality, create a presentable look, we will tell you further.

Is styling important

If your hair is not 1 cm long, you can’t neglect to style.

If your hair is not 1 cm long, you can’t neglect to style.
Many men do not accept any manipulation of hair due to a lack of time or desire. About any drying with a hairdryer, the use of means for fixation of speech does not go. Maximum that you will find in the arsenal of such men shampoo and comb. But every man should look neat and well-groomed. Therefore, if a man has a long or medium length of strands, then the styling must be present.

The hairstyle is capable of transforming appearance:
add elegance or brutality;
to emphasize a man’s rebellious temperament or sophistication, gallantry;
to highlight the advantages or hide the disadvantages.

To look stylish, it is not enough just to wash your hair. Also, the choice of men’s tools for styling, tools for creating hairstyles now as much as for women. Therefore, the owner of long hair must necessarily know a few styling tricks to look attractive, well-groomed and tidy.

Hairstyling techniques

Popular styling options: back and side.
Before styling your hair with gel, mousse or cream, you need to know a few rules that will help you quickly, effectively create a beautiful hairstyle:

Your head needs to be washed and your hairs moist.
Using a hair dryer will help to give the latter the direction they need.
To avoid burning the strands with hot air, keep the hair dryer at a distance of 15 cm. Otherwise moisture will evaporate from the hairs and they will become lifeless, hard and dry.
To fix naughty hair you will need styling products: varnish, gel, mousse, hair wax about them a little later.

Hairstyling backward

This hairstyle is suitable if a man has thick, healthy and shiny hair. It emphasizes their natural beauty. It is suitable for both business meetings and weekend walks. It looks effective with short or shaved whiskey. More suitable for young people, as it completely opens the face. The presence of wrinkles on the forehead with this hair will be more visible, which will affect the attractiveness.
Not recommended for men with round or triangular faces with sharp chins. Also not suitable for experiments with protruding ears, the presence of baldness, rare, thin hair.

A strong fixation gel is required. First, you should comb your hair back a little wet. Then apply a latching agent to the hair and spread it additionally with a comb. To keep the hair like this, blow-dry it with a hairdryer. The airflow should be directed strictly backward. Otherwise, the styling of a beautiful man’s haircut will spoil and split. Also, in the end, you can spray the lacquer. It will provide additional fixation and protection from the wind.

Side stacking
This option looks good with a thick, long, beautiful bangs. Laying is creative, original. Suitable for young people with rectangular, oval, square face type. It is also a universal option, which will be appropriate for both classic and casual clothes.

You’ll need mousse or gel. It is necessary to apply the product to clean wet hair and comb their sides. Dry it with a hairdryer for additional fixation. The airflow should be directed to the side where the hair is combed. Spray the varnish at the end.

If a man has curly strands, it will be more difficult to fit them smoothly. You’ll need to either iron them beforehand or leave the curls. By the way, wavy strands, in this case, can be an advantage, because they can create a beautiful root volume, which is difficult to achieve with smooth hair.

On its own
It is not necessary to go to a beauty salon to create a beautiful male hairstyle and an attractive image. You can do it yourself at home. Only pre-equipped with styling aids and tools are needed. For this you will need:

fixation product;
a comb and massage brush;
a hairdryer, an ironer (if straightening curls is planned).
In addition, it is recommended to purchase thermal protection products to protect the strands from the damaging effects of high temperatures. Most often they are produced as a spray, which when sprayed leaves a thin transparent film on the hairs, protecting against moisture evaporation, dryness, damage to the structure.

If your hair is short
Long hair, although it provides a wide range of styling options, but requires special care, and styling takes more time. That’s why most men prefer short haircuts. The advantage of such hair is that it can be styled in a few minutes.

There are not so many styling options. A man can comb his hair backward, create a smooth side parting or stylize it sideways. You can also lift it at the roots and style it in punk style. All known Mohawk looks good on short hair, it’s a kind of quiet version of the sensational youth styling. Of course, you can complement the image with a leather jacket, chains. But this kind of men’s short hair styling is also quite combined with the casual style of casual, sportswear.

How to style your punk hair properly:

Apply a fixation product to the palms of your hands.
Spread on the strands.
Tilt the head down and comb the hair with your hands to the center.
If the length allows, grab the hair with an iron, gradually moving it to the tips.
Fix it with a varnish.
Arranging short male hair with a hedgehog is still in fashion. Its unquenchable popularity is due to its simplicity in styling. It gives the man creativity, youthful romanticism. Harmoniously combined with bristles. Suitable for athletic men with the right facial features. To do the styling it is enough to apply a fixation product to wet hair and lift it upwards from the roots.

At medium length.

The average length provides much more laying possibilities. Here you can fantasize and experiment as you wish.

Popular male styles on medium-length hair:

Cajual style. Characterized by deliberate negligence. It creates the impression that the man came out of the shower, spent his hand on the hair. The elongated bangs are combed back, then slightly to the side. They make a root volume.
Retro style. This men’s hairstyle on medium hair is a combed bang back, the end of which is curled and styled by a wave. This type of hairstyle is suitable for a theme night. But some men experiment and create this image for everyday life.
There are many styling and hairstyling options for curly hair. For example, in the style of grunge – creative mess on the head. A distinctive feature – brutality and impudence. For this hairstyle will need a means of strong fixation. For example, wax gel. It should be applied to the hair, then ruffle them, raising the roots.

Long hair and bangs
Example hairstyle with long hair and a bundle
Long-haired men have a lot of styling options. One of the most common hairstyles is a bundle or a tail. It looks good if the whiskey is short or shaved. The tailor bundle can be placed on the top or back of the head.

In the salon
If it is not possible to make a hairstyle yourself or a man can not choose the best option, you can contact the hairdresser. The specialist will create a suitable image, taking into account the wishes of the client, the shape of the face, the features of hair. Then on the example of the hairdresser, you can try to create a similar hairstyle at home.

Laying Tools
No.1 – wax. Possesses a thick consistency and high fixing properties. Fixes even the most naughty hair. Convenient to use, but leaves behind a shine. Therefore, it is used more often as the final stage of hairstyling to arrange individual hairs or strands.

No.2 – gel. It has a more liquid jelly-like consistency. Well fixes the strands, but leaves a wet hair effect.

No. 3 – mousse. Such products have a thick foam consistency (sticky). In contrast to the above products can make your hairstyle still. They have different degrees of fixation. Do not leave a greasy shine or wet hair effect, but can glue them together. Strong fixation products are best used on oily hair, as this mousse can dry hair.

No. 4 – lacquers. Popular, versatile products. It can be used locally to give root volume and can also be sprayed across the entire surface of your hair styling. They have different fixing properties. A high degree of adhesion often leads to bonding, while a low degree of adhesion often leads to insufficient fixation.

sing paving tools
It’s hard to do without a hairdryer when creating a beautiful hairstyle. This device helps not only to dry the strands but also to put them in the right direction. On naughty hair, which sticks out to the side, uses an iron (or straightener). This device is suitable for long or medium lengths of strands. If styling involves a curl or curls, you can’t do without a flat or styler.

It is not always possible to create or find the right styler for the first time. The main thing is to experiment and not to forget about fixing tools. They will help you to keep your styling as it was during the day.