You have made it to the thick wavy hair men idea page! If you are working with wavy and thick hair, then you have to take a look at these fashionable hairstyles. No matter what kind of style you are going for you will find it here.
Many of these looks are layered, which helps your thick hair become thinner, and it is easier to care for. You will find tapered styles, long styles, and everything in between. Please save this article and bring it to your next hair appointment!
1. Grimy Taper with Wavy Light Brown Shade of Hair
Grimy tapers are a great way to style your thick wavy hair. In the look above, he went with trimmed sides with the top long and curly. You can also add a few pops of blonde in the front to add a bit of contrast.
2. Curly Taper Hair with Thick Wavy Hairstyle
Here is another curly hairstyle for men with thick and wavy hair. To get this look, you will want to style your hair brushed back and trimmed neatly.
3. Side Wavy Fringe Hair with Highlights
Up next is a short and sophisticated way to style your thick hair. Here he went with a sleek side fringe in the front and brushed it all over. Here he added in a few pops of blonde and it looks great.
4. Front Wavy Gold Blonde Hair with Slit Fade Style
Here is another short stylish haircut with a lovely blonde color on top. In the photo above he kept the sides extra short with a thick cut down the side. Add in a short beard, and you are going to love this style.
5. Bowl Taper Hairstyle with Fringe Front
Bowl cuts are a popular way to wear your thick and wavy hair. He has kept it long and wavy in the front, and it looks amazing.
6. Undercut with Messy Wavy Natural Black Hair
If you have thick hair, you already know how hard it can be to find the right fade. But here, he has kept it styled thick on the top, and it looks so good with his natural waves.
7. Greaser Hair with Full Taper Brown Shade
So many men are wearing their hair in the retro greaser hairstyle. In the photo above he went with a slicked-back greaser look with short sides, which looks amazing. Try adding in your favorite gel type to ensure you look good all day.
8. Layered Side Swept Blonde Hair with Highlights
Here is a way of layering your thick hair so that it is easier to care for. Add long layers in the front and keep the rest of the hair brushed back neatly. Get your favorite fade along the sides, and you will love how you look.
9. Slicked Long Permed Wavy Hairstyle
Up next is a fashionable mullet look with an extra long back and a front full of curls. Here he has styled his hair short around the sides with a fade, and it looks great.
10. Clean Taper Wavy Blonde Hair with Fade Cut
Next is a great thick and wavy hairstyle for men with a ginger hair color. To get this look, you will want to keep the hair on top long and brushed back. Keep the sides shaved and grow your beard out long and you are all set.
11. Curled Permed Hair with Wavy Hairstyle
Here is another curly short hairstyle for older men. He has kept it short along the sides and grown the top out long. He let his salt and pepper color shine through, and it looks so good.
12. Side Parted Wavy Hair with Taper Style
If you like keeping your hair parted on the side, you are going to love this next style. Here he has grown his thick hair out long and went with a swept-over style that is simple and easy.
13. Thick Wavy Hair with Bronze Copper Shade
Up next is a two-toned hairstyle for men with long wavy hair. To get this look, you will want to keep the hair in the back dark and add a brighter tone to the top. You are going to love the way you look.
14. Mullet Wavy Hair with Pink Shade Blonde
Pink hair color is such a vibe, and men are wearing it more and more. He went with a high fade along the sides and grew the hair long on the top. You can keep it brushed down or spike it up for an edgier vibe.
15. Middle Part Wavy Hair with Thick Taper
You can never go wrong with a side-parted hairstyle with an extra thick fringe on the top. He has brushed it back in an ace venture vibe, which looks nice.
16. Slicked Wavy Hair with Classic Undercut
When you say slicked back, it can mean many different things. Here he has styled his hair curly on the top and brushed it back high. Add in a super thick beard, and you are all set.
17. Curtain Hair with a Wavy Edge Hairstyle
Here is a style with extra wavy hair styled with long curtain bangs. To get this look, you will want to keep your hair long to the right along the chin line and add in the curtain bangs however long you wish.
18. Bowl Hairstyle with Permed Wavy Brown Shade
Bowl hairstyles are back from the 90s and are better than ever. His curly hair is cut right along the eye line in the look above. You can try this style out any time of the year and at any age.
19. Wavy Undercut with Fade Hairstyle
This next hairstyle would work great if you like wearing high fades in your thick, curly hair. Here he went with a high temple fade, leaving the hair on the top wavy and full.
20. Regular Taper Hair with Wavy Hairstyle
Regular tapered hairstyles are always an excellent way to style your thick hair. Keep the hair along the sides short and brush the rest of the hair back neatly; you will love how you look.
21. Smudged Front Taper Hair with Wavy Slicked Style
Wavy hair can be hard to find the right style for. Here is a simple and low-maintenance style where you can brush it back neatly in the front while keeping the sides shaved.
22. Medium Bob Wavy Thick Hairstyle
Bob hairstyles for men are a great way to keep your hair long but still manageable. In the look above, he has styled his long hair with a middle part and kept it all one length and it looks great.
23. Pomp Front Fringe Hair with Clean Fade Cut
The pomp hairstyle is one of the most popular ways to keep your hair brushed back. In the look above, he went with a high pomp in the front and added a taper to the rest. Keep it styled neatly with your favorite hair product.
24. Neat Faded Cut with Wavy Slicked Taper
Neat and faded hairstyles are a great way to keep your thick wavy hair under control. To get this style, you will want to keep the fade all the way around, grow the hair out on the top thick, and brush it back neatly.
25. Medium Lengthy Bob Thick Hair with Wavy Curls
Next is one of the best thick wavy hair men like to wear. Here he has added a nice fade along the sideburns and grew the rest of the hair thick and curly. You could wear this messy or keep it up in a top knot.
26. Tidy Taper Wavy Hair with Fade Cut
Tidy tapers are wonderful hairstyles for men looking to thin out their thick hair. He has kept it fashionable short around the ears and grew the hair out on the top long and brushed back.
27. Artsy Fade Cut with Wavy Fringe Taper Hair
Here is another haircut for men with thick wavy hair. He has taken it to the next level here by adding a few streaks in the fade. Try keeping your hair on the top thick and full as he has done here and you are all set.
28. Messy Wavy Permed Hairstyle
Messy hairstyles for men will always be around because they are low-maintenance and leave you feeling free. Here he has added in a small amount of product to ensure his curls don’t frizz.
29. Wavy Front Hair with Regular Hairstyle
Here is a super neat hairstyle for men looking to keep their hair business ready. He has kept his hair long in the front with a wavy fringe. Keep the sides textured and short, and you will look amazing.
30. Curly Hair Front Fringe with Low Maintenance Hair
Curly hair needs to be worn in full glory. Here he went with a long fringe in the front and brushed all of his curls forward. Keep the back of your hair shorter to get the whole vibe of this photo.
31. Mid Fade Cut with Wavy Slicked Hairstyle
Mid-fades are one of the most popular ways to style thick and wavy hair. In the look above, he has added a small mid-fade right around the temple area. Try keeping the rest of the hair free and loose to get the most out of this photo.
32. Middle Hair with Wavy Layered Haircut
Up next is the perfect way to keep your wavy hair cut short. Here he has a lovely fade around his natural hairline and kept the rest of the hair long and brushed back, which looks great.
33. Waves Messy Front Fringe with Brown Shade
Younger men love wearing messy hairstyles. Here he has his hair cut short all the way around except for the top layer. There he has left it big and messy and full of curls.
34. Begrimed Taper Blonde with Fringe Style
Up next is a begrimed taper hairstyle for men. Here he went with a nice tapered fade along the sides and kept the middle section thick and long. You will love how you look when you try this style out.
35. Edgy Haircut with Messy Permed Hairstyle
Here is another edgy style that men love wearing when they have thick wavy hair. Here he kept it simple, trimmed it around his natural hairline, and let the hair on top take a natural shape.
36. Curled Pomp Hair with Slicked Hairstyle
Did you know that thick wavy hair on men looks so good when trying out a pomp style? Here he has added a bit of hair gel to keep his hair pulled back and a thick beard to finish it all off.
37. Middle Wavy Hair with Full Copper Shade
This next short and wavy hairstyle for men would be great to wear during the fall. Here he has added a fresh copper hue to his thick hair, went with a middle part, and brushed the hair back, which looks amazing.
38. Undercut Hair with Wavy Fringe Natural Black Shade
Up next is an undercut style with a wavy fringe on top. To get this look, you will need to tell your barber that you want a bald fade around the ears and keep the top section full and thick.
39. Natural Black Hair with Slicked Wavy Fade Cut
Up next is a style for all the natural men out there. In the photo above, he has kept his hair slicked back and natural with a simple fade along the sides. He paired it with a trimmed beard, and it looks great.
40. Messy Permed Wavy Hair with Light Brown Hair
Up next is a great look for the laid-back, low-maintenance. Here he has trimmed his hair around the ears short and went with a longer layer on the top. This style would work best if you left your hair long enough for the curls to come to life.
41. Wet Look Slicked Wavy Hair with Regular Haircut
Another way to go when taming your wild thick, wavy hair men is adding wet gel. That is what he has done here, and it looks so good pushed back out of his face.
42. Smeared Wavy Undercut Hair with Fade
Smeared hair is a style where your hair is styled messy but with a purpose. In the look above, his hair looks fresh with a nice fade around his natural hairline, and he kept the hair on top extra long and curly.
43. Clean Fade Haircut with Slicked Hairstyle
Up next is a style for men who like the slicked-back hairstyle. Here he went with short, shaved sides and left a thick layer of hair on the top. Then he went and slicked the hair back perfectly.
44. Lowered Fade Cut with Messy Wavy Permed Hair
Here is another way to wear a fade. Here he has his big curls styled high and kept looking fresh with a bit of wet gel. Then he added the perfect temple fade along the sides of his head.
45. Mullet Hairstyle with Wavy Fringe Style
The mullet is back and better than ever. In style above, his dark hair is styled with a fresh mullet, which looks wonderful on his thick wavy hair.
46. Mid Fade with Slicked Taper Hair with Black Shade
Up next is another mid-fade hairstyle for men with dark hair. To get this look, you will want to keep the sides of your hair shaved short, with the top layer just a few inches long.
47. Curtain Messy Wavy Curls with Long Fringe
Here is a perfect thick wavy hair man like wearing once their hair gets long. To get this style, you will want to keep your hair about shoulder length long with the slightest middle part.
48. Full Side Wavy Hair with Light Pink Blonde Shade
Here is an elegant hairstyle for men who like to stand out in the crowd. To get this look, you will want to keep your hair long in the back and around the sides and style it with a fresh design on the top.
49. Short Wavy Taper Hair with Greaser Style
Up next is a simple and easy way to control your thick and wavy hair. To get this look, you must ask for a nice fade all the way around, leave the hair on top a few inches long, and keep it spiked up just a bit.
50. Front Fringe Hair with Light Brown Shade Blonde
Front fringes are a great way to show off your curls. In the look above, he is wearing his blonde hair with a short fade and long fringe, which compliments him perfectly.
Now that you have made it this far, you must have found something to try! Do you love your thick, curly hair and like showing it off? Let us know which number you are thinking about going within the comment section below!
Jeffery worked as a barber throughout the East Coast before moving to sunny California. He currently resides in San Francisco and works at a local barbershop. He loves his job and he’s always up to speed when it comes to the latest trends regarding men’s hairstyles.