So, recording artist Zayn Malik is a multi-award winning musical sensation. For many Malik is one of the most successful artists from the UK of our generation. Making the “World’s Sexiest Men” list numerous times via many platforms, he is praised for his many hairstyles and wardrobe picks. Even if you don’t like his music, you can definitely get some hairstyle inspiration from Zayn Malik. I don’t know if it’s down to him being outgoing and stylish or if his stylists and team are just amazing, but Zayn continues to come with look after look providing sexy mens hairstyles regularly.
So in this article we are going to give you the 20 best haircut ideas as styled by Zayn Malik. Show you how you can take these looks for yourself.
Zayn’s Quiff Hairstyle
Zayn channeled his inner Elvis Presley. A distinct Zayn hairstyle, this quiff features his thick mane loosely slicked back with a strand falling naturally in the front. While the style appears effortless and rugged, it takes careful styling and some pomade or wax to pull off the Zayn Malik hairstyle seen here. This Zayn Malik long hair style was on elf his better styles with long hair. It isn’t the latest hairstyle but its a classic.
Blonde Buzz Cut
Channeling an inner 90s boy-band, this Zayn haircut was introduced at Paris Fashion Week last year. Here, we see Zayn Malik’s blonde hair in the form of a buzz cut with a line-up, a feature that creates neat and straight hair lines in the forehead/temple region giving a clean cut look. This look was a big change compared to his before long hair. One of Zayn Malik short hair looks that made the most impact with the ladies. The blonde makes this one of the best buzzcut styles and you’ll look this sharp with a medium skin fade like this..
Zayn went back to basics with this Crew Cut Fade as this haircut is definitely one of the easiest to maintain. Ideal for men who don’t want to waste time getting ready in the morning. The crew cut is arguably one of the most popular military haircuts to go beyond army men. Next to no styling will have you straight out the house and accompanied with a bit of stubble or a beard can provide an amazing look. You can experiment with a high fade and a low fade to alternate looks.
Mid Taper Fade Zayn Malik Haircut
Taper fade haircuts is a cool way of doing a similar short back and sides without making your sides too short no matter what your personal style is. They’re a simple yet effective way for obtaining a pleasing silhouette that won’t put your patience to the test. You can get a mid fade, like Zayn in this photo, or experiment with high or low alternatives.
Long Hair Shaved Side
With this look, Zayn’s hair is long. With one shaved side. This look made Zayn Malik appear like a bit of a punk artist and accompanied with his tattoos has his at one of his more gritty looks. This looks like a look you could find at in the crowd of a heavy metal concert but Zayn Malik style.
The Zayn Malik man bun was a big trend of 2016/2017. In this image Zayn has an undercut fade accompanied with his long hair on the top tied up. This look is convenient for people that don’t want to cut their long hair off but at the same time don’t want to spend the time on styling or would like to keep hair out of there eyes. He chose to do his Viking style, with shaved sides and a slick crown.
Caesar Hair Cut
The Caesar cut named after the infamous Roman General and Statesman Julius Caesar, the ‘Caesar Haircut’ has been popular amongst men and boys since the early 90’s. It’s pretty much like a buzz cut, just that it plays around with the hair length in different areas. The top part should be slightly longer than the sides and back. Zayn made this look appear clean and with the fade on the sides and slight messiness on the top gives it the right balance of formal and cool. A low haircut is always a good cut for Zayn with very little maintenance needed.
Zayn Malik Grey Hair
“Zayn Malik grey hair” is something that can be found in many girls search engines. This Zayn Malik haircut is one remembered well by his fans with this dyed shade of stone grey. Grey hair was a big trend of 2017 and it became one of the main styles for men to dye their hair. Along with blonde, grey hair dye has been one of the cooler trends of the last few years and the singer made the trends his own with this look. You should too.
Zayn Malik Undercut
Throughout Zayn Malik’s career, he has been spotted with a number of different undercuts. spanning all shapes and sizes. In this shot, you can see how he combined a high fade undercut with a 2-inch top. The undercut fade is a great way of twisting the short back and sides. The length on the top leaves loads of options styling wise.
Here, Zayn Malik shows off a classic shaggy style with a side swept front. Appearing at the iHeartRadio Music Awards and influenced by Justin Bieber, Zayn modified the trendy look. Instead of a perfectly neat hairstyle, Zayn’s side-sweep has a bit of a bed-head look. This style features teased waves swept to the side at the front, and ruffled long locks in the back.
Slicked Back Hair
This was one of Zayn’s early looks. This Zayn Malik hair is simple yet adventurous. Featuring a plain headband that keeps his hair slicked back and under control, the look is fairly easy to re-create. If you want to fashion this hairstyle yourself, we recommend using some gel or pomade to keep your hair slick and in control.
This drop fade faux hawk is definitely an original Zayn Malik haircut. The style involves elements of a skin fade as well as a brush up in the front. The side-shave blends excellently with the thin beard Zayn sports with it. Probably one of his more outgoing looks.
Short Layered Hair
Is a practical, low maintenance look. You could use a short and layered hairstyle, like Zayn in this picture as a go to haircut. To get a dynamic outcome like Zayn, make sure you ask your barber to cut in a lot of layers to your here to add to the full effect.
Long Hairstyle with Middle Part
Though this is a look that Zayn hasn’t rocked for years now. It still stands as a classic. The middle parting is one of those haircuts that are a big hit or miss for a lot of people. This haircut gives Zayn a much more European look. His hair is longer in the back, covering his nape, and gradually gets shorter towards the front to properly frame his face.
The angular fringe was one of the more popular trends of last year. It’s easy to pull off if your hair is relatively thick, and even more so if it’s wavy or curly. Cut your bangs at an angle, shaving down the sides and back. Here you see Zayn Malik beard joining with his haircut nicely to make for a rugged yet stylish look.
Messy Blonde Undercut
The Messy blonde hair with the undercut is a mixture of Zayn Malik’s trends of the past. As he has gone blonde and the undercut short back and sides is one of his go to haircuts, it makes sense to join the two. With last years trends of the blonde hair still going strong Zayn combines the two to make a signature look.
Fade With Spiky Pink Hair
Another interesting Zayn hairstyle, Malik opted for a mid fade on the sides and dyed, spiked up hair at the top. When the pink faded, his hair turned to a more ombre, slightly bouffant style.
This classic combed back quiff brings out the greaser in Zayn. The fullness of the front and tapered neck line make for an exceptional look for the artist and could do for you. The length of the hair allow room for different styles. I would advice using hair wax or gel to keep your hair slicked back.
Brushed Up Hairstyle
This undercut from Zayn Malik has a much different feel to it. Making him appear youthful. This hairstyle is basically the reverse angular fringe, as your bangs will be combed upwards instead of over your forehead. Like always, ensure that the hair on your sides and back is cleanly cut, but can feature a 2-3 grade taper.
Skin Fade Buzzcut
This image features Zayn with a low fade haircut. After leaving One Direction Zayn’s biggest style change was cutting off his hair. This face with line up brings real structure to his face and gives a more clean look. His beard is always a big part of all his looks but if you wanted to make it look neater a skin fade with a clean shave goes a long way.
So in all Zayn Malik hairstyle has changed many times over the years and it just goes to show that sometimes experimenting with different styles and looks can give a fresh new look to anybody even if you aren’t a multi award winning artist. Zayn Malik will continue to change his look and inspire boys and men around the world.
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