Undercut hairstyles for men: messy vs slick

/ 12.09.2014
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Which undercut hairstyle gets your vote?

Undercuts are still one of the most popular men's hairstyles around. For those of you who can't decide whether or not to try one of your own, we have a two different takes on the look that might convince you to finally go for it: messy and slick.

The question is, which one do you like best?


With a lot of length on top, an undercut allows plenty of room for creating voluminous, disheveled textures. The contrasting sides ensure the look retains a certain amount of sharpness which keeps the style balanced. If you prefer laid back hairstyles, this could be the perfect way for you to wear an undercut.

Styling tip - Style your hair with Advanced Hairstyle TXT IT Deconstructing Gum to keep the chaos under control. It'll give you flexible, long-lasting hold, and won't dry hard.


If you're more inclined toward polished, pulled-together hairstyles, a slicked back undercut might be a better option. The short sides ensure the look remains interesting, and they contrast especially well with some extra volume in front.

Styling tip - Sweep some Advanced Hairstyle TXT IT Hyper Fix Putty back through your hair to keep it right where you want it. It's not as gooey as a gel and it won't set hair so you can reshape whenever necessary.

What do you think? Which undercut gets your vote?

Read more: Take a look at these other undercuts for even more inspiration.

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