A new school year is a great time for a new, new look. Check out 35 of the coolest black guys haircuts from some of the best hairdressers from around the world.
Whether you want a short, easy cut or a longer style, we have an eye for you. And it’s never too early (or too late) to be stylish. From pre-school to high school and beyond, check out these black guy hairstyles.
Get your unique style by mixing and matching your favorite thread, shorter or longer hair at the top, and a shaved part or hair design. There are so many ways to carry a humming, high and narrow, mohawk fading or afro.
The images are arranged in order from shortest to longest to continue scrolling from Buzz-Fades to Afros.
1st Buzz Cut + Fade + Line Up
This short haircut is a threefold threat with a blurry fade, a sharp edge at the top and a short buzz at the top.
2. Half Moon Part + High fading
Another version of the buzz-fade-line-up combination adds this crescent part for extra style.
3. Burst Fade Haircut
Also known as Southern France or the Usher Haircut, this is short in the hair, high in style.
4. Burst fade Mohawk
The Burst Fade Mohawk is a popular look for black people and is also in fashion this year.
5. Sum average + fade
A bit of length will leave a little curl, while a V-shaped part will bring a lot of style to this wash-and-haircut.
6. Neck rejuvenation + edge up + side burns
This one length over the entire haircut gets a barber touch from a sharp line, blurred neckline and sharp side burns.
7. Short Curls + Hair Design
There are endless variations of Buzz + Fade + Edge Up. This is longer up and has a jagged hair design behind the ear.
8. Low Bald Fade
A low bland fade and short curls at the top make for a classic short sides and back, longer on the top haircut.
9. Burst Fade
This little burst of fade keeps the pages tight and leaves a wide curly mohawk cut.
10. High Fade + Surgical Part
This cool cut makes curls short at the top, while a shaved line stretches out of a row into a high fade. This cut looks good if it is groomed or fully grown.
11. High fade + hair design
A high fade can be a canvas for a hair design.
12. High Top Fade + part
The high top fade is a classic black hairstyle that is back in 2017. It does not have to be big to have presence. A shaved side panel and rounded top provide a fresh interpretation of the retro style.
13. Frohawk + hair design
Extra length and an unexpected hair design take this burst fade mohawk to the next level.
14. Short afro fade
Another way to rock the afro, this short version adds a medium fade for a modern profile.
15. Medium curls
Curly hair looks good and does not have to be cut short for boys. This high-fade haircut leaves a lot of curls up, but is still easy to handle.
16. High up
This rounded top is a cool cut for black guys and men.
17. Curly Hair + Medium Fade
Lots of curl, a few highlights, and a shaved line make the middle faded haircut a little talk.
18. Curly High Top Fade
Loose curls can also be worn in a high top. A drop of fade adds a cool shape to this modern classic.
19. Short afro for men
Afro hairstyles do not have to be oversized. This shorter version has this rounded profile with much less work.
20. Curly high top + hair design
A the zigzag lines of a lightning hair design as opposed to coiled curls on top.
21. Twists + Low Soon Fade
Longer hairstyle with Locs or Twist looks so good against fading.
22. Curly Mohawk
Longer hair gives this mohawk fade even more height.
23. Medium long curls
Light tips underline the straight curly hair that has just been worn.
24. Mohawk + V-shaped neckline
The V-neckline is one of the coolest ways to finish a Mohawk haircut.
25. Curly Hi-Top
The flat top is just one way to rock the high-top haircut. This version with visible curls and rounded edges has the same height but a different profile.
26. Drop Fade Haircut
Hair color and a shaved part reinforce the lines of this haircut.
27. Twists + temples fade
Many men’s hairstyles will be longer in 2017, as well as curly and black hair. This medium-length cut frees curls with a line-up and ironing trim to clean the edges.
28. Medium long curls
The same haircut in medium length and underwire looks different with curls instead of twists.
29. High flat top
In addition to other classic black hairstyles, the flat top is back.
30. Kinky High Top
Kinky Hair gives this high haircut a natural touch.
31. Long afro
The Afro is an eye-catching haircut no matter what year it is.
32. Afro for black guys
Kids can rock the look too.
33. Long curls + high fade
A high fade makes everything you have above look good and easy to style. Keep these curls healthy by shampooing less, using a conditioner every time, and a product that defines the curl.
Kinky texture creates a high-volume Mohawk with minimal styling.
35. Blue hair + wings
Last but not least, the Twisted Fade is a Denim Blue dyed, an excellent choice for black hair. The high fade effect has a winged hair design that could make you faster.