20 Neat and Smart High and Tight Haircuts

Known as the high and tight, this haircut is best described as faded or totally shaved on the sides and back with a longer, yet generally short, portion of hair on the top.

If you’re in the mood for an edgy new haircut, check out the styles below.

Sometimes the best way to put your own spin on a classic haircut is to break the rules a bit. This cut features a break from the traditional military style of the high and tight and instead opts for a completely shaved look all over.

#3: Red High and Tight – men’s military haircut

This edgy men’s haircut proves that even a high and tight hairstyle with no fade looks interesting. The longest length is traditionally in the quiff, and the sides and the back are clean-shaven.