People are different whether they live in the same house or are miles apart. But haircuts have no borders. In any corner of the world you are, these days, you can have any haircut you want, you just have to find the right hairstylist. And it seems that in Asia there are barbers who know what they are doing, and this can be proven by the hairstyles for Asian men that we have chosen to present to you.
Whether it’s a slick back hairstyle or a long cut, Asian men can pull off any type of hairstyle. Heavily influenced by K-Pop culture, Asian men hairstyles are famous because they’re easy to style and maintain. From regular cuts to voluminous pompadours we can all agree that Asians can master any type of haircut. After all, the man bun hairstyle originated from the Japanese Samurai.
Asian hairstyles are perfect for men with straight hair. Also, if you want to experiment with various colors, this is where you can find your inspiration.
How To Style Asian Men Hairstyles?
Visiting a good hairstylist on a regular basis is not enough for maintaining your hair healthy and good looking. You have to know how to wash your hair, how to blow-dry it, how to comb it and how to style it.
Styling a straight hair might be as challenging as styling curly wavy hair.
1. Long Taper Fade Pompadour Hairstyle
First up is a long taper fade with a pompadour top. The pompadour hairstyle has come into style, and men are wearing them more and more nowadays. You have to grow out the front section of the hair to be able to style it with the pomp look.
2. Low Fade with Undercut Hairstyle
Up next is a style with a stylish longer hairstyle with an Asian undercut called a low fade. Here he has kept the sides shaved right above the temples and left the rest of the hair in a bowl-type haircut.
3. Shaggy Undercut with Low-Fade Hair
Shaggy styles are always going to be on trend. Here he is wearing his hair long and messy with a middle part and a low fade around the sides. He has also grown the back layer in a mullet style, which looks amazing.
4. Buzz Cut with Faded Haircut
This next look is a fun take on the old fashion buzz cut. Here he is wearing an even undercut all the way around with a thicker and longer layer on the top. Keep the fringe straight across in the front to get the whole vibe of this look.
5. Taper Undercut with Fade Style
Taper haircuts always look best with an undercut. Here he has kept the back and sides short with a tapered fade around this natural hairline. He kept his top layer thick and long and spiked up a bit. You could always wear this look brushed down to a sleeker style.
6. Clean Fade Taper Hairstyle
Here he is wearing a clean fade with a taper around the sides. This would be a great style for Asian men with thick hair because it keeps the sides and back buzzed with a nice featured cut in the top section.
7. Curly Fringe with Fade Haircut
Curly hairstyles can be hard to find the right haircut for but look no further because we have found you an awesome new hairstyle to try out. In the photo above, he is wearing his hair with a faded Asain undercut and a nice thick layer on the top.
8. Natural Bob Hairstyle
Up next is a perfect hairstyle for men who like to keep it natural. Here he is wearing a bob-style cut with a side part and long layers. Do not forget to ask for a short undercut. It is what makes this look so handsome.
9. Buzz Trimmed Haircut with Fade
This next hairstyle would be so perfect for all the men in the military. Here he has a buzzed trimmed hairstyle with a tight fade around the sides and in the back. This is commonly known as high and tight in the military world.
10. Buzz Undercut with Fade Hairstyle
Up next is this, a buzzed undercut for Asians with thick hair. Here he has buzzed the bottom layer of his head to an almost bald look and left the top section thick and full. He added a straight fringe in the front, and it looks awesome.
11. Brush Up Long Taper with Slit and Fade Cut
Long tapers are one of the best undercut styles for Asians to try out. Here he has trimmed his hair neatly around the natural hairline and added a slit right down the middle. Leave the top layer thick, long, and full to complete this look.
12. Long Side Swept Taper with Fade Cut
If you like keeping your hair long, this next look would be perfect for you. He is wearing a thick top layer with a short, buzzed undercut. He started his undercut right at the temples, sometimes referred to as a temple fade.
13. Regular Hair Undercut Style
This next hairstyle is a regular-looking haircut with the smallest undercut along the sides. He kept his face clean and shaved here, which looks great with his simple haircut.
14. Side Swept
Side-swept styles are right on trend in 2022, and when you pair them with a short Asian undercut and neatly brushed hair. He kept the back trimmed short right up to the nape here, and it looks so good.
15. Messy Long Taper
Here is a style that looks very similar to the two-block look but has a messy vibe in the front. He has added a taper around the sides with a long, messy layer on the top for a unique-looking style.
16. Side Parted with Fade Cut
If you like keeping a bit of hair on the top with the rest buzzed off short, then you have to give this side-parted hairstyle with a fade a chance on your next trip to the barbershop. Here, a bald fade tapers into the longer hair on top, and it looks perfect.
17. Short Fringe Up Hairstyle with Fade
Adding a short fringe to your hair is one of the best ways to create a versatile hairstyle. Here has a short and bald look in the back with a short and spiky fringe in the front. Pair it with a clean face, and you have yourself a brand-new look.
18. Medium Hairstyle with Undercut
If you are in the middle of growing out your hair and do not know what to do next, then this long hairstyle with an undercut would be perfect for you. Here he has grown the hair on top out long and parted it on the side with a short undercut along the side.
19. Long Taper Hairstyle
This is a great medium-length hairstyle for Asian men to try out. He has kept the top layer long with a side part and a short undercut along the sides. Try adding in a bit of hair product to keep your style looking fresh all day long.
20. Side Fringe Undercut with Fade
Fringes are one of the most versatile hairstyles to wear, and when you pair them with an undercut, you have a super trendy hairstyle. Here he took his fringe and brushed it over to the side for such an awesome style.
21. Straight Pushed Back
This next hairstyle is such a classic look that men have been wearing it for so long. Here he has shaved the sides short but left the rest of the hair long and brushed back.
22. Ash Blonde Shade
Silver and grey are one of the hottest hair color trends in 2022. Here he took it one step further and added a purple color to the edges of his hair; it looks so cool. He grew his hair out long here and parted it on the side with a nice trim around the edges.
23. Fringe Up Long Taper Hairstyle
Spiky styles are been around for so long, and they are not going anywhere, anytime soon. In the photo above, he is wearing a spiky style with shaved sides and a side part, which looks amazing and trendy.
24. Long Straight Hair Pushed Back with Undercut
Another way to wear your hair brushed back is by leaving it straight and adding a bit of hair gel, as they have done here. He went with a short and buzzed Asain undercut here, and it pairs perfectly with his long brushed-back hair.
25. Trimmed Buzz with Fade
This next hairstyle for men would be perfect for all those guys out there who like to wear their hair neat and with a buzzed undercut. They have added a straight-across fringe here paired with a perfect undercut all the way around.
26. Mohawk Undercut Hairstyle
Mohawks are always a hairstyle that will make you stand out in the crowd and so off your creative side. Here he has his hair buzzed super short around the ears, and the left back long. You can wear it brushed back as he has done here or spike it up for an edgier vibe.
27. Upper Side Fringe
Another way to wear Asain hair would be in this upper-side fringe cut with an undercut hairstyle. He has grown the hair out long here and spiked it up to the side, and it looks so cool. Be sure to invest in a good gel to keep your hair looking good all day or night.
28. Spiky Fringe Hairstyle with Skin Fade Cut
Here is a perfect hairstyle for all the businessmen out there. Here he is wearing his hair with an Asain undercut along the sides and a spiky fringe in the front. He has styled it spiked up with wet hair gel here, and it looks so good.
29. Long Hair Side Parted Hairstyle
Long hairstyles can sometimes be hard to maintain and keep looking fresh. That is why plenty of men decide to add an undercut underneath their long hairstyle. Here he has a side-swept look with his long curly hair, which looks perfect.
30. Clean Buzz Haircut with Fade
If you are in the middle of looking for a new style, this clean, buzz haircut with a nice fade would be a good choice. He kept the fade clean here with a straight across fringe in the front, and it is a perfect combo.
31. Long Taper Natural Hairstyle
Another way to wear your fade is with a long taper. In the photo above, he is wearing his long hair, natural and flowy, and added a long fade along the sides. This style would work best if you had thick and wavy hair.
32. Skin Fade Cut with Buzz Short Trimmed Style
This skin fade hairstyle has a short buzz cut that is trimmed up nicely. This would be a perfect haircut for all the military men out there. He has kept the buzz cut even all around except for a small piece of curly hair on the top.
33. Upper Fringe Hairstyle with Skin Fade
Skin fades, and fringes are two different hairstyles that blend flawlessly. Here they went with a short fade around the sides and a slicked-back upper fringe in the front. He went with a wet-looking hair gel here for a sleek style.
34. Fade Cut
This next hairstyle is another two-block hairstyle that Asian men love wearing. He has added a short undercut along the natural hairline here and left the hair on top parted in the middle and styled neatly.
35. Long Taper Natural Hair
This undercut features a taper fade for a cut that is perfect for Asian men like the model. A type of classy and gentlemanly haircut that is definitely should be tried on.
36. Upper Long Taper Hairstyle
This type of haircut is upper long that features a taper fade. A perfect hairstyle for any event and occasion.
37. Short Buzz Haircut with Fade Cut
Here is another short buzz cut that resembles the 90s bowl cut style. He has modernized this look by adding a short Asian undercut here, and it looks amazing.
38. Long Spiky Hairstyle with Fade Cut
Long and spiky looks can be worn anywhere from the gym to the board room. Here he has styled his spiky style with a short undercut around the sides with the front section spiked up high.
39. Messy Taper Hairstyle Undercut
Messy taper hairstyles are always a good idea, no matter what type of hair you have. Here he has thick hair parted and messy in the middle with a medium taper around the sides.
40. Side Parted Long Hair with Low Fade
Side-parted hairstyles are a wonderful way to wear your hair if you have a cowlick or want to grow your hair out long and keep it out of your face. Here he has also added a lovely low fade as his undercut, which looks so good.
41. Straight and Long Pushed Back Haircut
Next is another hairstyle for men who have been growing their hair for a while. Here he has an even undercut all the way around with long hair on the top. He pushed his hair back with a wet gel, which looked amazing.
42. Spiky Hairstyle Undercut Hair
Here is an Asian undercut with spiky hair on top. He kept the fade all one even length with longer hair on top. This is a style for men who like to look professional or dress up now and again.
43. Side Swept Long
Here he is wearing a temple fade type of undercut with his long hair pushed over to the side. You can wear this style naturally or have it in your favorite hair product to make sure you stay looking fresh all day.
44. Neat Buzz Cut Hairstyle
If you are on the search for a simple buzz cut, this next hairstyle would be perfect for you. Here he has started his style off with a neat fade around the sides and in the back, leaving the hair on top just a few inches longer.
45. Long Spiky Taper
Long spiky hair looks so good with an Asian undercut. He kept it looking fresh along the edges with a short fade and left the top long enough to spike up. You could also wear this look brushed down and it would look just as good.
46. Fringe Up Hairstyle with Fade
Here is another handsome look with a fringe and a fade. Here he has parted the hair on the side and left the brushed-over side a bit longer with an even fade along the sides.
47. Spiky Haircut with Fade Cut
Another popular hairstyle to try out would be this spiky haircut with a fade. This style would look so good on men of all ages because it keeps it simple and short.
48. Long Side Swept Long Taper Hairstyle
Here is another hairstyle for Asian men who are looking for a fresh new look. He has a big swept hairstyle in the front with a side part and a buzzed undercut.
49. Brush Up Hairstyle with Fade
Shaved-in parts are a wonderful way to add texture to your hair. Here, he has added it on the side, kept one side big, and brushed it over. Be sure to add an undercut along the sides to keep your hair looking fresh.
50. Spiky Short Hair with Fade Cut
Last but not least is this handsome short hairstyle for Asian men. Here he has kept the sides short and the top long and spiked up with his wet gel. This style would be perfect for work, out for the night, or any event you have coming up.
51. Messy Comb-Over
52. Side Part Medium-Length
53. Temp Fade + Short Hair
54. Long Fringe Style
56. K-Pop Hairstyle
57. Medium Curtains Hairstyle
58. Fringe Side-Part
59. Short Bowl Cut Asian Haircut
60. French Crop with Long F
61. Asian Long Dreads + Undercut + Facial Hair
62. Blonde Style
63. High Fade Crew Cut + Stubble
64. Undercut Rockability – Two Block Haircut
65. Messy Blonde Fringe
66. Temp Fade + Fringe + Sideburns
67. Low Fade Bowl Cut
68. Asymmetrical Fringe
69. Spiky Mohawk Hairstyles For Asian Men
70. Buzz Cut
71. Merman Two Block Haircut
72. Short Side Long Top Hairstyle
73. Short Asian Men Hairstyle
74. Strawberry Blonde Curtains
75. Samurai Bun
76. Braided Asian Men Haircut
77. Bald Fade
78. Blonde Asian Two Block Haircut
79. Thick Asian Pompadour
80. Shoulder Length Hairstyle + Side Part
81. Japanese Hairstyle
82. Business Casual Asian Haircut
83. Long Asian Old Men
There are a variety of Asian men hairstyles for you to choose from.
Whether you’re Chinese, Japanese, Filipino, Vietnamese or Korean here you’ll find something to inspire you for your next haircut. Also, if you try our two-step styling guide you’ll get the look of a lifetime.
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Martin is a hairstylist and makeup artist, with a passion for art, interior design, and traveling. He has been in the industry for over 10 years and loves meeting new people. Martin enjoys assisting his clients with their various needs and is looking forward to running his own business. When he is not busy building on his career, Martin finds pleasure in spending time with family, going out for a run, and inviting friends over for dinner, boardgames, and a movie.