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.

#9: Traditional High and Tight – high and tight with shaven sides and back

This über traditional take on high and tight hair is arguably best suited for those who were or are currently enlisted in the military. This cut may be a bit too harsh for those outside of the military, but it works for men who appreciate the lowest possible maintenance in hairstyles.