Now that you popped the question and she said “yes,” it’s time to prepare for the big day. While it is true that the bride usually take center stage during wedding days, it does not mean that you as a groom should neglect how you look.
There are a lot of things that need to be included in your wedding preparation. However, you should not forget how your hair looks. Some men are just contented with their usual appearance, but weddings are a perfect time to explore other hairstyles. You might as well be pleasantly surprised when you find out that there’s a hairstyle you’ve been missing all these years.
Of course, there are a lot of wedding hairstyles for the groom that you can choose from. Thus, it is best that you get yourself familiar with them and see which hairstyle looks best for you.
- Classic Taper Haircut
Here’s something you will love if you like to look clean without compromising at your personality. Though the classic taper haircut is a familiar look for men, it never goes out in style. Why not? It is easy to maintain, beautiful, and masculine. The primary strength of this hairstyle is that it can easily blend with any men out there, no matter what age, lifestyle, and personality.
To pull this off, it is advisable that you add some high-quality styling paste to ensure a soft but firm hold that comes with a neutral shine finish. Need some extra inspiration? Think of Ryan Reynolds.
- Ivy League Hairstyle
If you want to stay fresh and formal, then the Ivy League hairstyle can be a perfect choice. You can even add those eyeglasses of yours to pump up your look.
To get an idea what Ivy League hairstyle looks like, think of Anderson Cooper or Matt Damon. They are the perfect ambassadors of this hairstyle.
Ivy League hairstyle is also known as Harvard Clip or Princeton. Since it is a variation of the classic crew cut, you don’t need to have long hair. The only difference between the traditional crew cut and Ivy League hairstyle is that the latter retains a little bit more length at the front.
- Long Pompadour Hairstyle
Do you want to have a classic and sleek look on your wedding day? If yes, check out the long pompadour hairstyle. In this style, your hair is swept upwards from the face and worn high over the forehead. It’s a favorite hairstyle for the men during the 1950s.
- Short Pompadour Hairstyle
This is almost similar to long pompadour hairstyle. The only difference is that this haircut is shorter and the hair lays flat on top of the head. If you are not familiar with the pompadour hairstyle, then think about David Beckham or Bruno Mars.
It is best to find a barber who took the right barbering courses and someone who knows to create that sharp and appealing pompadour hairstyle. But to give you an idea, here’s how you can do style your hair.
To have that pompadour fade look, you need to have your hair on top of your head long enough to lay flat when combed back. It should also be long enough to have a lot of lengths when blown dry. As a rule, have your hair at least 4 inches in length.
- Smooth and Short Waves
Having curly hair gives you the unique opportunity to style your hair differently. It gives you that nice, clean look while keeping you manly outside. Most black men would love to have smooth and short waves during their wedding day.
What you will like about the smooth and short waves is that you don’t have to wait for your hair to get long. In fact, if you already have 2-3 inches of hair, you are good to go.
The shorter your hairstyle, the easier to maintain it. You like to spend all your attention on your bride instead of checking your hair every once in a while, right? So, keep it smooth and short.
- Thick side comb
Love your thick hair and could not let them go? No problem. You can always go for the thick side comb. All that the barber has to do is cut off some excess hair and a little help of the good old comb.
To obtain that sleek and glossy thick side comb hairstyle, you need to have a wax-based product, comb, and hairspray. Take a generous amount of wax and warm it in your hands. When you’re ready, take the wax from root to tip. Use your hand to bring your bangs and top hair on one side. If done correctly, you’ll like your simple and yet, sassy look.
There you have it, our roundup of some of the best hairstyles of grooms. Choose any of these hairstyles to ensure you look good and handsome for your wedding photos. Your bride will thank you for that!