While there are many hairstyle trends for men , some of the most popular and generally most flattering guys hairstyles simply do not go out of style. One of those looks is spiky hair . It’s easy to see why prickly hair is lying around. Spikes are one of the best hairstyles for men because they are easy to style, work for all hair types and look good for everyone.
While spiky hairstyles are one of the most consistent looks for men, they are still subject to trends. The current looks have evolved from the GI Joe-inspired gel-style spikes. The updated spikes are about texture, one of the hottest trends of the year, extra volume on the forehead and a fade or hair design.
Look at these pictures for 17 new ways to wear spiky hair.
1. Classic spikes
Classic spikes with a touch of Tousle. The hair is mostly vertical with some defined segments.
2. Vertical spikes
The bearded model Chris John Millington has been featured here many times for his enviable hair. Last year, he showed the smooth combination, but for CJM, 2016 is all about thick hair straight into spikes.
3. Matt finish
Believe it or not, model Ryan Uppal has curly hair . Whatever your hair types are, a few minutes of hair dryer training will give your hair more volume and hold, even before the product is applied. This has been designed with Layrite Cement for high hold and a matte finish.
4. Long up, short sides and back
Most prickly hairstyles are cut longer with short sides and back longer. In addition to these cool spikes, hair can be worn loose, messy or smooth.
5. Spiky Hair + Fade
Very short hair on the sides emphasizes the height of every hairstyle, especially the spikes. This taper fade keeps the pages extremely cropped and clean cut.
6. Short hair + texture
One of the cool things about spikes is that they can be styled with a little longer than a buzz. This cool cut has a spikey texture everywhere.
7. Cool hairstyles for coarse hair
Some people have hair that tends to stick . Spiky styles work with this hair type, especially with the right cut like this cool look with rounded profile and ironing thread.
8. Men’s hairstyles for fine hair
For guys who want to emphasize the appearance of fine or thin hair, spikes are just the thing. Try a product like the strongest hold Gatsby Moving Rubber Hair Wax, the easy to use American Crew Firm Hold Gel or the versatile Redken Maneuver Work Wax.
9. Long spikes
With plenty of front length, this versatile haircut creates dramatic spikes.
10. Longer spikes
And even more length and a splash of color lift this gravity-defying style from the crowd.
11. Spiny texture
Many trend hairstyles for men in 2016 have a texture. This cool look takes these structured grains to the next level with more length and volume.
12. Messy texture
For guys who want to take a break from the combo, style the hair instead. The ruffled texture simply adds to the cool factor.
13th sting front
This fresh, spiky hairstyle works right behind the hairline.
14. Wide Mohawk
This Mohawk-inspired style features hair cut in a wide strip on the top and styled textured spikes that meet in the middle.
15. Messy prickly hair
Not all prickly styles are short on the sides. This cool look has spikes along the forehead and a messy texture everywhere.
16. Spikes + Hard Part
This trend sets accents with a high-low fade and an extended hairline.
17. Fade + hair design
Textured spikes get thrust from a skin fading with a shaved X.