Yes, even men need to look good. We live in a society that lives by the mantra- it matters how you perform, not how you look. This however, should not be an excuse to be a sloppy dresser or have unruly hair. A great haircut gives a good impression whether its for that first interview, a date, or a meeting. Men’s hairstyles and haircuts never go out of date. They are timeless, trendy, and hot.

Need to update your look? Check out this round-up of the best hairstyles for men in 2021 to take into consideration.

1. Cornrows

The good old cornrows never go out of fashion. They not only provide style but also functionality and protection to create a cool hairstyle. The cornrow hairstyle is eye-catching, and it comes in different designs ranging from cornrow waves, viking cornrow braids to zigzag cornrow braids-the list is endless.

2. Long tops, short sides

The long tops and short sides will undoubtedly get the ladies falling heads over heels for you. It’s a great hairstyle if you are looking for a casual look and yet mean business. If you want a pop of color, you can dye to tops or the sides with a color of your choice, whatever takes your fancy.

3.Dreadlocks

Dreadlocks are one of the most versatile looks for Kenyan men. They can be worn in very many unique ways and styles, from short to long, straight to braided, black to blonde, whatever suits your style. If you want more dreadlocks inspo,look no further than our own celebrities such as Kagwe Mungai, Nameless, and Sean Andrew who have rocked the locked look over the years.

4. Bald with a Beard

Going bald with a beard is a hot trend nowadays. Whether its by choice or it has something to do with hair loss, a condition even young men go through causing premature baldness, growing a beard will enhance your look. This style is sleek and yet low maintenance since there is not much to style.

5. Mohawk Fade Haircut

The Mohawk is one of the most popular haircut with African men that keeps advancing everyday. Afro-textured hair goes very well with this style and you can wear it short or long-whatever takes your fancy,so if you haven’t tried it yet, now is the time.

6. Afros

The natural, kinky and thick African hair is beautiful. What best way to celebrate and embrace our culture than wearing this natural look. Whether you go for an afro with a flat top, colored, low fade or an afro with medium length curls, these styles will give you an effortlessly gorgeous look.

7. Twisted curls

If you enjoy experimenting on your hair, this is the hairstyle for you. While most curly twists do not cover for an official look, freshly twisted curls combined with a low fade will give you an effortlessly cool look. Its a great way to allow your hair to grow out , not to mention its versatility. Twisted curls can be styled creatively on short, long and medium hair.

8. Waves + Low Fade

The fade haircut is the most versatile of haircuts, ranging from the low, medium, taper to high fades, there is no better way to step up your wave game than with the low fade. This haircut gives an incredibly elegant and attractive look that covers for both professional and casual.

Trying something new can often help boost your confidence and make you feel sexy. There are a chain of barber shops in Kenya more than capable of delivering the haircut of your choice, provided that you are very specific about how you want your hair to look like. Thanks to all these hairstyles, trips to the barbershop no longer have to be boring and tedious.