High and Tight Haircut

High and Tight Haircut (1)

One of men’s hairstyles which still popular for long period is high and tight. High and tight is a haircut model which very popular in 30s until 50s. This vintage haircut are coming back into mainstream trend in this years. Recently, some public figure like men’s singer and football player popularize this vintage hairstyle, so it can booming again at this time.

“High” means to how far up the short part on the side of the head that you want. You can ask your barber to cut your side part at low or high position. “Tight” refers to how short the sides and back of your haircut. You can vary themdepend on your idea, between how far the high and how short the tight. To help your barber to give the best haircut and prevent errors like the side part which too short or too high, you need to show him the picture of haircut that you want to. You also be careful when ask your barber to make high and tight haircut because for some people, high and tight means the army haircut which skinny at the side and back part and very short on top. You need to explain the haircut clearly.

Beside the high and the tight, you may also consider the fade, the length on top, and the back of the head. The fade is about hair transitions from short sides to longer part on top. The length on top is how long the hair that you want to on top. The back of the head is about the shape of the back hair of your head. Those aspects contribute to how the high and tight haircut that you will get. So, make sure your barber understand which haircut that you want and cut your hair accord with your idea.

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