Slicked back hair is one of the longest lasting men hairstyles. It goes all the way back to Pompadour in the 1750s. Modern incarnations include the 1930s Clark Gable 1940s military sleek undercut , 1950s Elvis Presley, 1960s Don Draper styles, 80s Wall Street and of course the current hipster styles.
Here’s a cool way to wear the slick for 2015.
Right now, men haircut trends are all over the pages especially short, either with a undercut or fade . This is a haircut with an undercut. For a smoother transition from hair to skin, a taper fade would also look great.
Styling this men haircut could not be easier. Rub the product through the hair, comb back, done. For this semi-gloss finish, choose a water-based pomade Imperial Barber Classic Pomade . Guys with fine hair can use a similar formula with light hold like Baxter from California Soft Water Pomade .
Slicked back hair aka the smooth back is one of the top men hairstyle trends today. It is a look that is suitable for every single hair type. It’s cool enough for informal events, formal enough for work, and stylish enough for special occasions. You can also mix the look by putting your hair at an angle or across a combiner or wearing it messy . When in doubt, the smooth back is the hairstyle you can go with.