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17 Hairstyles for Balding Men

Baldness is a thing which every man has to face at some point in his life. Men are more prone to this due to various factors. Male pattern baldness is quite common once you cross the age of 40. Nowadays, due to irregular lifestyle men are facing the problem of Baldness from a very young age.

Not only the visible Balding spots but receding hairline can really lower your confidence and it is nothing less than a nightmare.

What to do about Hairstyle if you have started to lose hair at a great speed?

Change your hairstyle! If you have long hair then shift to short hair as soon as possible. Short hair works best when it comes to concealing baldness or thinning hair. Do not think that your long hair can hide those balding spots.

Can you color your hair when facing the problem of Baldness?

With that receding hairline, you may want to go color your hair to maintain your appearance but wait! You might need to reconsider your decision after reading this.

Experts suggest that it is better if you stick to your natural hair color. It is very much possible that the color will actually highlight your baldness more. Additionally, it is not good for your existing hair as well. Exposing an already Balding head to coloring chemicals is not a good option at all.

If you still want to color your hair then go for a shade lighter than your natural hair color. It will not be easily noticeable in that case.

However, in any case, hair color is not a wise choice as Short hair length is suggested for a balding man. In that case, you will have to trim your hair frequently, thus coloring hair will only prove to be a burden on your pocket.

Best Hairstyles For Balding Men

Here is a list of various hairstyle options available for a Balding man. You can pick anyone and face the problem of Baldness with utmost confidence.

Crew Cut

No one can ignore the charm of this crew cut hairstyle. It is not only popular among the men with receding hairline but equally loved by the men who have full-grown healthy hair. The shaved sides make you look manlier. As the hair is cut very short, your baldness gets blended with your hair perfectly.

Crew Cut

Slick Back Hair

Showcase your new hair frontline with confidence. Slicked back hair is one of the most popular hairstyles. We have seen celebrities like David Beckham endorsing this look. What else you can expect in a hairstyle when it is both manageable and attractive! The hairstyle shows your facial features prominently making you look more charming.

This is a very controlled and sober look. Most of us do not get a lot of time to invest in grooming and styling. This hairstyle is a saviour in those cases. It will take less than a minute to style them if you have naturally straight hair.

Slick Back Hair

Ceaser Cut

We all have read Julius Caesar, Right? So this is a hairstyle inspired by your favourite Roman Emperor. Originally hailing from the 60 BC, this style is popular in 2020 as well. Isn’t it wonderful? Of course, with time, the Ceaser cut has been upgraded. Now we have a lot of variation in this look with different shapes and textures.

This hairstyle is a wise choice for concealing baldness pattern from your crown area. It is believed that Julius Caesar too used this style to hide his early baldness. You can determine how long you want to keep the Fringes. If you are looking for a more formal look then keep them short otherwise long fringes will work fine.

Ceaser Cut

Spikes

Nowadays, Spike’s hair is in trend again. This hairstyle is suitable when your hair has started to get thin. Sometimes a few balding patches are visible on the scalp but do not worry, this spike hairstyle will definitely conceal the balding pattern. It also gives volume to the thinning hair. This style is most suitable when you do not have to make lots of formal appearances. One gets very funky and cool vibes when he sees someone with spikes.

Style your spikes with some alcohol-free gel and you are all set to go anywhere. You can also spike them up or down according to your mood of the day.

Spikes

Complete Bald Head

Now, this is the perfect hairstyle if you have balding spots which are too large. Embrace your real self with sheer confidence. This is really a statement hairstyle which makes you look damn cool. People always remember you whenever you meet them. Who forgets a rugged and bold man anyway! The fact that you have accepted the true course of nature makes you instantly charming. Also, the style is so easy to maintain. All you need is an occasional trim which you can do at home itself. A negligible investment of time and money on style, isn’t it amazing?

Complete Bald Head

Comb Over with Taper Fade

Now comb over is a very common hairstyle among the balding men but don’t worry! We are not suggesting the basic comb over hairstyle. The Temple Fade will add the necessary style quotient in this traditional hairstyle.

Go for shorter hair on the crown area and keep all those hair swept to one side. This is a very attractive look which is most popular among those who have started to lose hair at a very young age. To complete the overall look you can maintain a light beard on the face as well.

Comb Over with Taper Fade

The Classic Ivy League Haircut

This style is the variation of the traditional Crew Cut with the difference of a visible side parting. In this style, you get more hair on your crown to style them in whatever side you want.

When you are looking for a neat and clean style, there is no hairstyle better than an Ivy League Haircut. This style is perfect if you are part of the corporate world. However, that does not make you look boring. You can still hit the parties with this hairstyle with full confidence. No doubt, it makes you look dapper and cool.

The Classic Ivy League Haircut

Short Pompadour

Pompadour is an eternal fashion. It was there in the eighteenth century and equally popular today. We have seen lots of international celebrities sporting Pompadour hairstyle. This style instantly makes one stand out of the crowd.

You would be glad to know the fact that it is not necessary to have long hair for Pompadour style. You can get this hairstyle with short hair as well. This style is known for creating the illusion of volume on the head therefore it is ideal for thinning hair. This hairstyle also conceals the pattern baldness if there is any on your head.

Short Pompadour

Choppy Spike with Skin Fade

Do not want to lower your style quotient even with thinning hair? Well, in that case, this can be your style. Though spike is the fashion from the nineties it is still in fashion. In fact, it got better with time and yes, you can embrace this hairstyle any day.

The spike will definitely give volume to the hair so no worries about the short balding spots. Those youngsters who are facing the problem of premature balding signs must try this style. The choppy spikes will not fail you.

Choppy Spike with Skin Fade

Crop Hairstyle with Fringes

Who says that only women can rock the game with those beautiful bangs! Men also look charming with forwarding fringes popularly known as Bangs. It is one of those styles which make you look ultra-modern.

This hairstyle comes as your saviour when you are facing the problem of baldness. Also, your thinning hair proves to be of no problem with that crop hairstyle. The best part about dealing with fringes is you can control how formal or informal you want to make the look by controlling their length.

Crop Hairstyle with Fringes

Shaggy Layers

If you are in the initial phase of balding then you probably would not want to shorten the hair very much. In that case, Shaggy Layer hairstyle comes for your rescue. Those uneven layers are more than perfect to maintain your confidence level. Also, this look can be achieved with hair of any texture.

As said earlier do not keep the hair length very long. This hairstyle is suitable for both formal and casual appearances.

Shaggy Layers

Bald head with Beard

So you are having the scarcity of hair on your head due to age or whatever factor it is, then why not grow hair on the face? Yes! You read it right. We have seen celebrities like Nick Offerman, Jorge Soria who have gone complete Bald but nail their presence with that astonishing beard. You can also create that aura around you if you have got full-grown facial hair. With this look, the cherry on the cake is you will not look the clone of the other bald guy out there.

The beard looks so manly and fierce. Well, you can also go for Moustache or goatees if you can not manage to have a full-grown beard for that matter.

Bald head with Beard

Edgy Cut

Those edgy chops will add more substance to your hair and at the same time, cover up some of your visible balding scalps. Also, the hairstyle makes you look younger than your present age.

Before you pick this style, remember it is one of those “dishevelled” looks and does not look very formal. So if you are looking for something to go office with then think twice. Other than this fact, the hairstyle is definitely amazing.

Edgy Cut

Buzz Hairstyle

This style is great if you do not want to shave your head completely. If your hairline has just started to recede and you are suffering more from thinning hair than baldness, then this style is your pick. The hairstyle makes you look very cool and attractive. Also, it draws the attention of people from your hair to your facial features.

There is various kind of Buzz haircuts available making it one of the most diverse hairstyles. Low maintenance is an add on with this style. You do not need grooming at all. All you need to do is to go for occasional trimming.

Buzz Hairstyle

Power Donut Cut

If you have left with a very few hairs on your crown area then it is better to let them go. Pick the power donut hairstyle if you are one among those who support the idea of ageing gracefully. The hairstyle looks amazing with both dark and grey hair.

It is definitely a statement hairstyle which speaks a lot about your personality. So Yeah! Embrace the actual course of nature and let all your worries about your receding hairline go.

Power Donut Cut

Mohawk with Side Fade

This is one of the most glamorous appearances you can get with balding hair. Everyone knows that Mohawk is a very appealing hairstyle which has a great history. With time, the hairstyle has got updated as well. Combine those Mohawks with taper fade or drop fade to get the final look.

The mohawk will capture all the attention and no one will notice your pattern baldness. This is really a win-win situation.

Mohawk with Side Fade

Slick Hair with Side parting

Slicked back hair has been a popular style not only in 2020 but 1920 as well. Do not worry! It is not a hairstyle for ‘old men’ only. In fact, slicked-back hair makes you look so classy.

This is a very traditional look and ideal for those who do not like much drama. The hairstyle gives a very neat and clean finish. A moustache looks amazingly attractive with this hairstyle. However, you can also decide not to have facial hair. You will look equally attractive.

Slick Hair with Side parting

Final Words

So this was the long list of hairstyles you can choose from. When you are looking for the right hairstyle for your balding hair, do not forget to take the advice of your stylist. Also, whatever hairstyle you choose, be confident with that. At the end of the day, your winning smile is what remembered by everyone. Do let us know which hairstyle you liked the most in the comment box.

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