21 Best Short Spiky Haircuts for Guys

Short spiky haircuts are in fashion since last many years among boys. The reason for that much popularity of spikes is very obvious. Spiky hairstyles are simple, easy to style and look cool. Furthermore, they can be styled in a variety of ways. All you need to have a small amount of hair gel or pomade.

Another plus point of having a spiky haircut is the versatility and flexibility. They are a good choice for professionals and can be worn on formal events and gatherings. Even on casual parties and functions, you can have this style for a cool and stylish look. If you find it difficult to choose a perfect look then here we gonna help you to pick the right one. The best spiky hairstyles for men are shared below for inspiration.

Spiky Haircuts for Boys 2018

1- Flat Top Spikes

The below hairstyle features short spikes with some highlights and a flat top. A burst fade is provided on the sides to complete the look.

2- The Widow’s Peak Hairstyle

If you are having receding hairlines then it doesn’t mean that you can’t try bold hairstyles like spikes. Orlando Bloom proved that spikes can be worn by men facing thinning hair problems and they look cool on them too. Check out this widow’s peak hairstyle that can be worn by balding men.

3- Spiky Undercut Hairstyle

This is a combination of spikes and undercut, styled in a casual format. The top hairs are kept little bit mixed for a casual look.

4- Long Spikes with Light Beard

This is another cool look that can be achieved with little effort. You will need some hair wax and gel to have this long spiky hairstyle. It features shorter sides and back, while the top hairs are kept longer. Added highlights further enhances the beauty of this modern look.

5- The Shaved Line Look

The shaved line hairstyles are very common among African-American men. The below haircut is an inspiration from them which features similar shaved line along with greasy spikes. It’s a very clean haircut, fully faded on sides and back. Moreover, the top hairs are kept of medium length so that styling can be carried out easily.

6- Skin Fade Long Spikes for Men

The long spikes have been in fashion since last year and they are being styled in various forms. Usually, the skin fade is given on sides and back while the longer top hairs are styled with some hair product. It looks good on men with round and oval face shape.

7- The Short Spikes for Professionals

Spikes are not only for casual parties and functions but you can wear them to formal meetings and gatherings as well. The only thing to keep in mind is the hair length. Try to get shorter spikes if you are professional. Shorter length hairs are easily manageable and also they look decent.

8- Geometric Cut Combo

This is another very popular haircut for black men which shows a nice combination of geometric cut and spikes. In this look, a geometric shape is formed on the front with the help of a razor. The remaining hairs on top are styled in messy format to create a modern spiky hairstyle.

9- The Korean Spikes

Spikes are also very popular among Asian men, especially the Koreans. The reason is their fine straight hairs that are a blessing for someone who likes spikes. You can easily get a modish spiky hairstyle with such hair texture just like the below Korean guy.

10- Leonardo DiCaprio Spiked Haircut

If you are a fan of Leonardo DiCaprio then you would be happy to see him in this cool short spiky haircut. Its an old photo of Leonardo in which he got spikes on top with golden highlights.

11- Long Spiky Haircut for Guys

Here comes another stylish look for guys having long and thick hair.

12- Professional Spiky Look for Guys

The below style is perfect for professional guys and businessmen. So if you want to look stylish with medium length spikes then you must try this hairstyle.

13- Platinum Textured Spikes

If you really want to stand out of the crowd then platinum textured spikes can do the needful. Its a bold look that can be adorn by confident guys, who love to experiment with different looks.

14- The Classic Spikes

Here comes the classic spiky look for boys which was worn initially by men when the spikes were introduced. It looks great on men with oval or square face shape.

15- Forward Swept Hairstyle

This combination of undercut with forward swept spikes looks adorable on guys with long face shape. Furthermore, highlights can be added as per the preference to finish the look.

16- Classic Fades with Short Textured Spikes

This is a simple and short spiky hairstyle which features fades on sides and back of head. Its a classic look that can be worn by men of all ages.


17- EMO Inspired Spiky Haircut

Who doesn’t like EMO hairstyles? They look cute and most of the EMO hairstyles feature spikes. Young boys are very fond of EMO haircuts these days. So if you wanna try something funky then go for the below haircut.

18- Short and Curly Spikes

By adding some curl to your spikes can further glorify the look if done nicely. See the below curly spiky faded hairstyle for example.

19- The Classic Spiky Haircut for Guys

Here comes another elegant look which is very easy to style and requires minimal maintenance. It is perfect for  boys having thicker hair and a small amount of pomade can be applied to get this hairstyle.

20- Zayn Malik’s Valentines Day Hairstyle

Zayn Malik is a versatile celebrity who never gets shy to try new looks and colors. Two years back, on valentines day, Zayn was spotted wearing long spikes dyed fully in shocking pink color. Believe me, its a very stunning look but at the same time it requires some courage to be adopted.

21- Brushed Up Spikes for Kids

Who says that spikes are just for boys? Older men and even the kids can have short spiky haircuts. See how cute this boy looks in brushed up spikes. The below spiky hairstyle is done nicely and the curved shaved line on sides makes it further alluring.

I hope you enjoyed our collection of spike hairstyles for guys. Now its your turn to choose the best best spikes out of these and rock the world.

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