Short Haircuts for Men Over 60 – Photos with Descriptions

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If you are lucky enough to be over 60 and still have all your hair there are some great men’s haircuts out there.  This feature showcases celebrities over 60 with a variety of shorter haircuts.

Additional examples of particular haircuts are given for reference on celebrities of a variety of ages.

Short Haircuts for Men Over 60


Buzz Cut

James Brolin - Short Haircuts for Men Over 60 - Buzz Cut - Goatee - Chin Strap

American actor James Brolin (The Amityville Horror) with a long buzz cut.

A buzz cut features hair that is clipped to one uniform length around the entire head. They are usually very short.

Hairstyle Length: Very short

Hairstyle Features: Hair cut to one uniform length with clippers

Additional Interpretations of the Buzz Cut

Nick Jonas - Buzz Cut - 20161217

Nick Jonas

Brad Pitt - Men's Haircut Names - buzz cut

Brad Pitt


Classic Side Part Haircut

Pierce Brosnan - Short Side Part Hairstyle - 20070324

Irish actor Pierce Brosnan (GoldenEye) with a classic side part haircut.

The side part haircut also called the classic combover features hair that is very short on the sides and long on the top. The long hair on the top is all brushed to one side creating a deep side part.

Hairstyle Length: Short

Hairstyle Features: Short sides, long top, deep side part

Additional Interpretations of the Side Part Haircut

Armie Hammer - Short Haircuts for Men Over 30 - classic combover

Armie Hammer

Jeff Goldblum - Side Part - Stubble Beard - 20171010

Jeff Goldblum


Short Layered Haircut

Richard Gere - Short Haircuts for Men Over 60 - Short Layered Haircut

American actor Richard Gere (An Officer and a Gentleman) with a short layered haircut.

The short layered haircut features hair that is cut above the ears on the sides and layered to various lengths throughout.

Hairstyle Length: Short

Hairstyle Features: Short, layers

Additional Interpretations of the Short Layered Haircut

Bruce Boxleitner - Short Layered Haircut

Bruce Boxleitner

Don Johnson - Short Layered Haircut - Goatee - 20151207

Don Johnson


Ivy League Haircut

Kevin Costner - Short Haircuts for Men Over 60 -Ivy League Haircut - Stubble Goatee

American actor Kevin Costner (Bodyguard) with an Ivy League haircut.

The Ivy League haircut also called the Harvard clip or the Princeton is a very short haircut. It’s similar to a crew cut except the top portion is left just long enough to part and lay down rather than standing upright.

Hairstyle Length: Very short

Hairstyle Features: Very short or shaved sides, top just long enough to part and lay flat

Additional Interpretations of the Ivy League Haircut

Anderson Cooper - Short Haircuts for Men Over 50 - Ivy League

Anderson Cooper

Robert DeNiro - Ivy League Haircut - 20160421

Robert DeNiro


Curtain Haircut

Gary Oldman - Short Haircuts for Men Over 60 - Curtain Haircut - Goatee

English actor Gary Oldman (Darkest Hour) with a curtain haircut.

The curtain haircut features hair with “bangs” long enough to part and brush to each side like window curtains.

Hairstyle Length: Any length

Hairstyle Features: Length can range from short to long, front pieces of hair long enough to part and brush to the sides.

Additional Interpretations of the Curtain Haircut

Andy Garcia - Medium Length Curtain Hairstyle - 20040223

Andy Garcia

Bruce Greenwood - Men's Haircut Names - curtain haircut

Bruce Greenwood


Flattop

Kurt Russell - Men's Haircut Names - Flat Top

American actor Kurt Russell (Overboard) with a flattop haircut.

The flattop is a type of crew cut with very short sides but instead of the top cut at an incline from front to back it’s cut evenly causing the hair to stand upright creating a flat surface.

Hairstyle Length: Very short

Hairstyle Features: Short sides, short top cut evenly from front to back

Additional Interpretations of the Flattop Haircut

Kevin Costner - Flattop crew cut - stubble soul patch - 20140212

Kevin Costner

Tom Hanks - Flattop Crew Cut - 20170118

Tom Hanks


Caesar Bangs

Antonio Banderas - Short Haircuts for Men Over 60 - Caesar Bangs - 20150207

Spanish actor Antonio Banderas (The Mask of Zorro) with a short curly haircut with caesar bangs.

The Caesar haircut is named for the Roman general Julius Caesar. A true Caesar cut is shaved well above the ears creating a “cap-like” appearance on the top of the head.

Hairstyle Length: Short

Hairstyle Features: Super short bangs, short sides


Crew Cut

Ted Danson - Short Haircuts for Men Over 60 -Long Crew Cut

American actor Ted Danson (Cheers) with a crew cut.

A crew cut features hair that is cut very short on the sides. The top is also cut very short but will taper in length from the longest portion in the front graduating to the shortest hair at the crown.

Variants

Short Crew Cut or Butch – top of the hair is cut a uniform length rather than graduating from longer to shorter.

Hairstyle Length: Short

Hairstyle Features: Short sides, slightly longer top, tapers in length the front to the back

Additional Interpretations of the Crew Cut

Jesse Metcalfe - Short Haircuts for Men Over 40 - crew cut

Jesse Metcalfe

Nick Jonas - Crew Cut - 20170211

Nick Jonas


Spiky Haircut

Alec Baldwin - Short Haircuts for Men Over 60 - Short Spiky Haircut

American actor Alec Baldwin (30 Rock) with a short spiky haircut.

A short spiky haircut is exactly what it’s called. It’s usually very short on the sides with a little bit more length on the top. A product like a pomade is then used to style it into spikes.

Hairstyle Length: Short

Hairstyle Features: Short sides, slightly longer top, styled to stand upright

Additional Interpretations of the Spiky Haircut

David Beckham - Short Spiky Hairstyle - 20190404

David Beckham

Rob Lowe - Short Spiky Hairstyle - 20190321

Rob Lowe


Fringe Haircut

Billy Bob Thornton - Short Haircut for Men Over 60 - Fringe Haircut - 20160301

American actor Billy Bob Thornton (Goliath) with a fringe haircut.

The shag haircut was popularized in the 1970s by celebrities such as David Cassidy and Mick Jagger. The cut features layered hair feathered at the top and sides with wispy bottom pieces.

Hairstyle Length: Short

Hairstyle Features: Short, bangs

Additional Interpretations of the Fringe Haircut

Tom Cruise - Men's Haircut Names - fringe

Tom Cruise

Ashton Kutcher - Fringe Haircut - 20160522

Ashton Kutcher


Slicked Back Hairstyle

Andy Garcia - Short Haircuts for Men Over 60 - Slicked Back Hairstyle - 2018071

American actor Andy Garcia (Ocean’s Eleven) with a slicked-back hairstyle.

The slicked-back hairstyle features the use of a styling product to slick all of the hair from the front to the back. When the hair is made to meet in the middle of the back of the head to create a vertical line it’s called a ducktail.

Hairstyle Length: Any

Hairstyle Features: Hair slicked back.

Additional Interpretations of the Slicked Back Haircut

Alexander Skarsgard - Short Haircuts for Men Over 40 - slicked back

Alexander Skarsgard

David Beckham - Medium Length Slicked Back Hairstyle - 20170620

David Beckham


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