2012 Mens Hairstyles Have a Nice Sex Appeal and Edge to Them

Mens hairstyles for 2012 are quite hip and edgy. Men are really getting into the latest trends, which is great for salons and friends. Why? Because a good head of hair equals a great conversation. Some of the styles from last year return such as the cool rockabilly, slicked back, curly mop top, and the fringe. However, this year you have some new cool looks along with some new twists on a few old looks. Check them out.

Sexy Shoulder Length Hair

Now I'm not talking Fabio length here, more like Steven Tyler, Johnny Depp, Brad Pitt back in the day, Josh Holloway or like Hugh Jackman.

Wear it one length slicked back on top and straight down, or have a stylist add long layers throughout the hair. DO NOT have the stylist layer into the length though.

If your hair is wavy or curly that's cool too, it's all in for this year.

Wet, Slicked And Parted

Last year the rage was all about having slicked straight back hair. Well switch it up for 2012 and create a drastic part either in the middle or on the side.

Sassy Mop Top

You can also call this the messy bed head look. Your hair needs to have at least a few inches on top. This way you will be able to create some volume, and give yourself that ultimate look. For curly hair use a curling mousse, and straight opt for a good hair pomade or gel.

Cool Undercut

This style brings back memories. It reminds me when clients use to get the bowl or mushroom cut. The sides and back underneath would be tapered/shaved very close then the rest of the hair would flop over it. Hair can be curly, wavy, or straight. Length on top only has to have enough hair to play around with.

Forward And Slightly Fringed

Some stylists out there are calling this look a Brit/Indie Rock look. I guess I can go with that. The sides and back are cropped short, and then the length of the top has a few inches. Comb it all forward and don't be perfect about it. It's almost like a Justin Bieber in a way. Wear the hair straight or curly.

Other hot styles include the double slick, short buzz, Messy curls, chin length, crew cut, sexy bald look, buzz with spikes, angled bob, Rockabilly, and some awesome looking faux hawks.

Sources: Professional Beautician

Published by Angel Vee

I'm a mother of 3 beautiful angels - boy/girl twins. I am also a professional beautician, who owned a hair salon for 6 years. Been in the beauty field for over 17 years. I have won hair styling awards, and a...  View profile


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  • Dan Reveal 5/13/2012

    Always a joy to visit you, Pattie!! Thanks!

  • Kassidy Emmerson 4/26/2012

    Terrific info!

  • Charlotte Kuchinsky 4/4/2012

    My husband has gone bald but these sound intriguing.

  • Wiley Vaughn 4/1/2012

    Guys, keep it in your pants. The lady is working at writing here!

  • Greg Rodgers 3/18/2012

    I would have liked to have seen some examples of the styles she has written about. I have had a short clean cut look for so long that I am ready for a change and would have liked to have seen some examples of the styles she wrote about in her article

  • Just-a-thought 3/16/2012

    dammit!! I've been searching for pics for two months now, online. And yet ANOTHER posting that is all "blah-blah-blahditty-blah" without ANY photos. Geez. C'mon!

  • GeneT 3/16/2012

    It would have been nice to see some examples.

  • Maria Duval 3/16/2012

    Who CARES!!!!!

  • Maria Duval 3/16/2012

    who cares!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Rimshaa 3/16/2012

    I can't believe they did not put any pics!

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