Even though blonde hairstyles for men are widely considered the most attractive ones out there, that doesn’t give you an excuse to poorly manage it. That is why we over here at Haircut Inspiration, decided to make a list with the best men’s blonde hairstyles for you.
Whether you are looking for a new cut or a different way to style your hair, using our examples as inspiration and having a chat with your hair stylist will go a long, long way.
Making you look younger than you actually are by default is not the only benefit you get for being a blonde. Lighter tones of hair also does not look as greasy if unwashed for long periods of time, and reflect nicely in most lighting settings. If taken proper care of, just the color of your hair alone can take you a long way when the subject is improving your looks.
Check out below the top men’s blonde hairstyles:
The biggest advantage of the undercut is the huge flexibility this cut gives you. From modern undercuts to the classic ones, the length variation on the top side is what you want to focus on, make sure to tell your barber exactly how you would like for it to be done.
Styling – To style your undercut, start by slicking your wet hair either to the back or the side according to your preference, after that, while blow drying, use a wide-tooth comb for the manipulation of the waves. The idea here is to achieve a noticeable contrast with the hair on the sides of the head.
Basically slicked back hair with extra volume, this works for both guys with thick or thin hair, and with the right styling technique your lighter colored hair will look amazing. Here the sides are cut into a skin fade, about an inch above the hairline all around. The effect is a fresh and clean style, with retro roots.
Styling – The key is to brush or comb your hair into the desired shape, after applying volumizer to damp, and hot blow drying your hair into place.
The man bun is still going strong for guys with long hair. Once one of David Beckham’s hairstyles of choice, the bum is only recommended if you have a patch free beard to combo with, and thick hair. On the bright side, it is really easy to maintain and it is also a ladies favorite.
Styling – To style it, start after air drying your hair. Free of any hair products, slick it back and make a half ponytail. It is as easy as that.
The Buzz Cut, also known as the military cut, is as low maintenance as it gets, so if you are looking for a “ready to go anywhere at any time” this should be perfect for you.
The buzz gets its name from the sound of the clippers, but it does not have to be necessarily ultra short or even all one length, make sure to talk with your barber about it, so you can get an exclusive, “your face” adapted cut.
Tired of the old clean cut short hairstyle? Being practical, fashionable and easy to maintain, the messy look is an excellent option, and it gives your natural blonde hair a bad boy look instantly. The “i just woke up” tendency is in an all time high in 2017, and it is perfect for both work and play.
Styling – If you are new to using hair products, this is a great way to start practicing because there is no way to go wrong. You can easily achieve this look by applying your favorite styling product (we recommend a good quality pomade) to your still wet hair, proceed then to flatten the sides and go wild on the top and in the front, and when you are satisfied with the look, You can air or blow dry.
Vogue for over 100 years, with the invention of pomade and other styling products the slicked back trend is back with full force. The key component for a good slicked back hair is the placement. The way you stylize it can make it go from serious to casual in a simple careless touch.
Styling – Guide for achieving perfect slick: starting at the forehead, with your hair still humid, gently pull your hair back and finish the movement at the crown (just above your neck, where your hair ends), making sure that you coat your hair with a suitable good pomade in the process.
The best part about having a slicked back cut is that you are pretty much allowed to shape the slick as you wish, so you can turn it from a more of a formal cut into a modern edgy cut in just a couple of moves.
Hot blow drying for additional fixation is recommended. Avoid doing this in fully-dried hair.
The shag is a timeless haircut. It’s perfect for those who can’t find the time to style their hair every morning — or those who simply don’t care. It’s a refreshing, young look that will always have a place in our hearts.
This clean Ivy League haircut is an excellent choice for blonde guys who need something formal and low-maintenance. It’s super tidy, easy to style, and always works.
Some might call the mop top a throwback to the 90s. Whatever your associations are with this style, it’s definitely a youthful, free-spirited look. Like the shag, it’s easy to get and easy to maintain.
Fringe haircuts have been around since the Roman times. This particular blonde look features plenty of messiness on top, for a unique, handsome look.
Ah, the brushed back. If you’re looking for a mid-length style that blends elegance with extravagance, this might be it. Wear it up or wear it down — your choice.
This short, angular top will keep your head cool throughout the summer. It’s definitely a hipsterish look, but there’s something slightly futuristic about it…
Here’s an easy, curly undercut with short, tapered sides. This popular look works for anyone, anytime, and anywhere. Of course, the facial hair is up to you!
This wavy, blonde undercut features brilliant contrast. Not only is there the light and dark contrast of the highlights, there’s the long and short contrast of the undercut.
We like the French crop not only because it’s so easy, but also because it has a unique manliness to it. This crop is nothing remarkable but really does look the part.
This pompadour is matched with a layered taper on the sides. Overall, this creates a cool, manly look for guys of all face shapes and hair colors — including blonde.
This blonde quiff is an easy look for anyone. With mid-length sides and slightly long hair on top, you’ll have plenty of freedom to style this cut however you please.
Want to look like a surfer? You’re already halfway there with your blonde hair (giving that sun-bleached look); now just curl it up like in this awesome style.
Extra long on one side and nice and short on the other — with a part down the middle. That pretty much describes this light blonde look in one sentence.
This clean-shave high fade is an awesome look. The rugged, messy top hair is kept short for low-maintenance, leaving a stylish yet respectable look.
What’s wrong with a simple quiff? Absolutely nothing. This tidy style looks great and is nice and easy to maintain.
This long, wispy Caesar cut works great in blonde. And for some reason, it seems like the kind of style only big, jacked guys would sports.
Perhaps a little less blonde than the others on this list, this messy surfer look will actually take a bit of perfecting to get right!
An undercut like this could find its way into any guy’s wardrobe. The quiff is hard not to love, and the short sides make it tidy and practical.
Here’s another variation on the undercut, this time with a brushed-up top. This style really is hard to beat, especially for blonde guys.
This look is another example of an angular blonde fringe. We love how the long top hair is carefully combed forwards. The stark contrast between the top and the sides is a cool touch, too.
If you want a blonde hairstyle with plenty of volumes, the faux hawk is one of our favorites. It’s not too in-your-face, but it does make the most of mid-length top hair.
This clean pompadour is simple in principle, but very hard to get right in practice. With that said, the end result is absolutely worth it if you need a blonde cut that will stand out for all the right reasons.
The messy, tousled top in this hairstyle contrasts against the short sides for a definitively masculine look. The facial hair is, no doubt, a bonus!
Add some flair to a plain old undercut by introducing a cowlick. This style, with its messy cowlick at the back, is one of our favorites on the list.
Looking for something old-school? The mullet works in blonde if that’s what you’re into. Just add sunglasses and facial hair for this classic American style.
Here’s another mop top (we had one at the start of this gallery), but you can see that it’s been tidied up a little. Not an easy style to get right!