Classic Laid Top with Shaved Neckline
This hairstyle exemplifies what the high fade does best. Though the hair on top is short and even, the fade makes it seem longer, creating a nice contrast.
Textured Angular Fringe
Generally, high fades look the best when there’s an interesting style on the top of the head to compliment it. Here, an angular fringe provides that balance.
Low Key Faux with Angular Fringe
This look combines several styling techniques into one unified haircut. A high fade contrasts a slightly asymmetrical fringe and a subtle faux hawk on top.
This simple haircut keeps the hair at a uniform length on top for maximum neatness while a high fade adds depth and dimension.
Textured High Faded French Crop
The French crop is a classic low maintenance style that has stood the test of time. This contemporary twist adds a high fade for a bolder look.
Fancy High Fade with Shaved Temple
Looking for a super trendy style? This suave high fade has you covered. With close-cropped hair and two ultra-fine hard parts, this haircut is a sophisticated choice.
Brush Up with Classic Fringed Drop Fade
If you’re after something with lots of texture, you’ll love this brush-up look. The high fade really accentuates the teased hair, making this a uniquely eye-catching hairstyle.
Designer High Fade with Textures
Here’s a French crop variation that features arrow shapes shaved into the side of the head, changing up the high fade with a designer touch.
Casual Brush Up with High Fade
This is a casual, laid-back cut that’s great as an everyday hairstyle. You can style it to be neater or messier depending on your personal style.
Short Line Up
This style is for guys who want a straightforward, low maintenance haircut. The combination of the high fade and line up makes for a very tidy style.
Sharp Fade and Thick Fringe
First off, love the highlights, and secondly, what a sharp cut fade! This really is bordering a disconnected undercut. If you look close enough that effect is caused by how short the fade has been kept by shaving most of the sides down.
Classic Brush Back with High Fade
The standard brush-back can be taken to the next level of ‘freshness’ by pairing it with a high fade such as this one. Notice how the part in the back meets the longer top by relegating the fade to the front.
Thin Afro Hair with High Fade
The spotlight here goes to that cool line up and beard design combo! The high fade enables such styles by taking off some of the hair length on the sides that would otherwise become overshadowing for the starts of the look.
High Faded Thin Brush Up
With a cool and wavy top comes a fantastic high fade that plays around with their features following the naturally-occurring lines.
Slit and Line Up with Dyed Front
Don’t get me started on how easy it is to amp up a relatively simple hairstyle by adding a few purposeful tweaks to it. Like the detailed curved line that follows down the beard to the shaven strike on the side.
High Fade Undercut
Easy breezy brush-back and this fade make the perfect low maintenance look. Whether you decide to go with that like clean line up is up to you but, trust us, it just works!
Parallel Fade and Disconnected Blonde Top
If you have dark hair and are willing to bleach it for this specific style, I am happy to encourage it!
The color contrasts work in tandem with this special high fade design. If you take a good look the fade doesn’t just go in one direction but it works around the lines the barber has created. Magnific!
Classy High Fade with Hard Side Part
Short Top with High Fade
The high fade here keeps the sides super short and refreshingly it merges in a short crop that’s been styled in a fool-proof way. This haircut will have you looking your best no matter what.
Disconnected High Fade
A straight-up disconnected undercut and a high fade are a match made in heaven! If you see, this isn’t an elaborated style, keeping it simple we accomplish everything we need for this sleek-looking look.
Flat Dyed Strands with High Fade
This looks like an expertly dyed french crop! A sharp high fade on their naturally dark hair makes total sense to show off those highlights. We’re also looking at you, Bad Bunny vibes!
Clean High fade with Small French Crop
Thin hair is always underestimated how well it can be tweaked and that can turn into something very cool like the one here. The top is slightly French Cropped where it fringes towards the left and the taper fades come in hot. Especially high fades come to the rescue and steal the show.
Pocky Thick Afro fade
See that faded line up with a small slit shave. The sides are taper faded with the top being subtle brushed up. The pocky texture with a thick afro vibe makes up for a great occasion. The thin slit makes it all for the party. The fade goes up high all the way to the lineup which makes it fun.
Burst Fade and Wavy Top
Is that a side ducktail? Oh my, it is! Check out this unique way of styling your top chop. The burst fade is so short it comes close to being an undercut.
Hard Part High Fade with Fringey Side
Well, this is one of those hairstyles which has a lot of good elements like the hard part with sides being faded high. All of that with the top being side-swept with thick volume. That side-swept fringey texture is what makes this a wholesome look with a slight widow’s peak, peaking!
Shot Oblivion Inspired High Fade
What can we possibly talk about that angular undercut taper line, artistically enough that acts as a plane for fade to start. All of that is so thoughtful hairstyle with the top being short and subtle. This is a very future inspired hairstyle with a beard to balance it all.
Fine High Fade with Subtle Top
The simplicity of this hairstyle is what makes this a cool one, especially since the beard is so thick that it totally balances the look. The sides are high faded with the top being all laid and slightly brushed to the side to add some life to it. The beard blend is possible because of that temple fade.
That Versatile Lineup fade
Classic high faded side with slight drop texture with the top being tight curled to pull that subtle yet fancy look. The clean-shaven look makes it a perfect style for formal as well as informal occasions. The lineup and hairline are very vivid with the lineup being very sharp.
Broken Quiff with Subtle High Fade
You know how everyone admires George Clooney’s grey hair look, well this is not too different from that. Plus this one is slightly trendier. With all that pompadoured quiff, it surely gets some buzz with people around. The high fade starts right at the part but it is so neat that it is not very obvious.
Cony Brushed Up with Undercut
Casual Brushed Up Swirls
We all love some curls up there, especially these shorter ones are just way too good to be true. The short length makes them manageable and easier on handling daily. That being said, the high fade on the sides pops them out, even more, that actually is the key to this look.
Brushed Up Curls with Subtle Hard Part
Classy Side Parted High Fade
Retro styles are where the world is moving to. Now that is another example of pure class. Especially with that hard part, it is hard to look away. The side-swept top is always easy to pull off but looks great. In this case, the high fade makes it all modern and retro at the same time.
Masked Afro Undercut with Cheeky Fade
Afro hair can be tricky, sometimes too thick, sometimes too thin, and sometimes too curly. Well brushing it up all over makes it even and covers it up pretty good. That being said, the high fade here helps to pull style on the top and the detailed line up shows the classy side of it.
Dyed Casual Pocky Undercut
Blonde Hard Parted High Fade
The key to having a very casual look with a good amount of length is this one right here, lay it down flat but use a pocky texture that adds some life to the hairstyle. Moreover, the hard part aka slit shave makes the side more than just having a high fade. This is what one wants.
Side Swept Hard Parted Subtle Fade
The hard part is that one thing that pops ut very quickly but then everything else is noticed and that combination has to be top-notch like it is here. The thick hair volume has been put to work with that tossed side swept with a very subtle high fade on the sides.
Thin Hair Short Brushed Up Top
Sometimes one doesn’t even need any hardcore product to shape the hair, the magic is done by hair drying and comb. This one happens to be a prime example of the same. The brush up is quite fluffy and airy, thanks to blow-dry. Next up, no part makes high fade very unified with the top.
Thin Hard Parted Curled Up High Fade
See that thin hair part? That’s for style and separating the hard part from the top. It is short but subtle and gets the job done. The being said, the top is very curly but very much under control which makes it a very cool look. The curly fringes falling adds life to the style.
Pocky Texture, Short Brush Up and Fade
Quite curious how to pull off this simple yet classy style? Quite easy, start with a short length on top with pocky, pinched texture to style it flat, and then move on a short curled brush up in the front. Lastly, make it whole by no parting but high fading in the sides, voila!
Man Bunned Dreaded High Fade
Who does not like watching a good old man bun? Here it only gets better with dreads that too dyed, literally, this is a dream of many. That being said, there is always a way to push more attention to the top by high fading it. The straight undercut high fade isolates this style on top so that the beard can do its magic down there.
Undercut Curled Slit Shaved High Fade
Curled texture on top, slit shaved line on the sides and a cheesy undercut to separate them both, how well can one be styled! The cleaner approach to the look makes it even more exotic pushing all the attention to the top and sides. The high fade here is slightly low but that adds to it, that’s why the undercut!
Viking Inspired Undercut High Fade
The sharp decline in hair length is what makes this haircut dramatic. The undercut separating the top to sides brings out the importance of high fade in such conditions. The top is fluffed and pushed back for maximum volume where the sides are simply faded, also, the stubble beard balances the look.
Buzz Cut Drop High Fade
Unique High Fade with Short Top
Probably one of the unique looks we have seen so far. The high fade makes the look quite neat with the back being dropped down but adds to the style. The top is short for a maximum neat look with the beard coming in handy.
Thin Hair Layered Brush Up
Fades have this job of making a certain look sleeker, that is exactly what is going on here. The top is quite long and brushed up whereas the sides are high faded. This results in all attention pushed towards the brushed up top.
Simplicity at its Best
Less is more, isn’t it? Here all we have is simple elements that blend in together to make this amazing style. The top is high faded and kept short, the beard imitates a similar texture with that top, and being nicely tames it balances the face the best!
Semi Curled Short French Cropped Top
The layers done in this style are very neat plus the top being short makes one crazy subtly elegant look. The top is french cropped with sides being taper faded for that clean look which is then topped by that temple fade that lets beard in, balancing the whole face.
Very Hipster High Fade with Mustache
The skin complexion with the color of hair is a really good start here. Adding up the high fade instantly makes the whole hairstyle quite neat. The brush-up adds up to the look with that mustache holding the weight quite well down there.