Clear Lines & Casual Inadequacy

Zentralverband des Deutschen Friseurhandwerks

Fashion hairstyles with clean cut lines
 
This collection is all about fusing clean cut, clear lines with asymmetrical, contemporary elements to create hairstyles that surprise, excite and ignite your passion for fashion and style!
 
The stylists surpass even the most jaded style-critics with this fresh and contemporary collection of surprisingly different yet complementary styles.
 
Whether you’re looking for a subtle, yet contemporary change or you’re looking to blow yourself out of a style-rut, this electrifying compilation is going to rock your world.
 

Sleek Sixties

Blonde A-line bob with long bangs
 
Medium-short bob with bangs
 
This hairstyle is the perfect collaboration of sleekness, impressive color and a quirky cut. The model’s hair has been cut into a medium-short, asymmetrical A-line bob. The hair along the face has been feathered with a razor to create a soft, feminine frame around her exquisite face.
 
The bangs are fairly long, straight and thinned out. You’ll note how well the edges of the bangs are blended into the feathered sides of the style.
 
The colorist elected a delicate, light copper-blonde which is the perfect backdrop to show off all the lengths and angles of this haircut.
 

Natural Classy

Men's hairstyle with short bangs
 
Male haircut with a jagged fringe
 
Here we have evidence that magic happens when traditionalism and naturalism come together. The absolute focus-point of this hairstyle is the immaculately crafted fringe and overall front view.
 
The hairdresser created the impressive jagged-edged bangs by incorporating thinning shears and a stylist’s razor. The back and sides are very short, and well-blended with the longer top and fringe sections.
 
The model’s naturally very straight hair, together with the rich red-brown color makes this a style that will undoubtedly gather second and third looks, whether you’re in the boardroom or at a club.
 

Clavicle Shag

Clavicle length shag hairstyle
 
Medium hairstyle with thinned out ends
 
This is a throwback style that’s enjoying a season of impressive revival. The stylist chose the perfect model to showcase this clavicle length shag with a very heavy and long fringe, as the model’s strong bone structure carries this intense style very well.
 
The weight line of this hairstyle has been thinned out extensively, which creates an almost “top-heavy” style where the bangs and top section look very thick and full, and the mid-lengths to ends are wispy and feathery.
 
The fiery light-copper red hair color works exceptionally well with this cut and the model’s complexion.
 

Glam Wave

Hipster hairstyle for men
 
Men's hipster style with finger waves
 
Oohh, how retro-cool is this hairstyle? With the resurrection of beards and styled moustaches, it was really just a matter of time before hipster styles for men like these made its way back into the limelight.
 
The model’s hair is very short and neat at the sides, but much longer on top. The lengths are connected, but the gradient is very exaggerated. The hair on top has been styled into finger waves, while the tips of the finger waves have been curled into very tight curls.
 
The short, tidy back and sides couple with the retro, wavy top and provides a fabulous equilibrium between controlled structure and arty movement.
 

Modern Gentleman

Short back and sides haircut for men
 
Easy going haircut for men
 
Here we have a perfect example where the perfectly ordinary can be transformed into a flawlessly extraordinary hairstyle by incorporating a jagged edge and impressive hair color.
 
The model’s back and sides have been cut very short with clean, natural lines. The top is much longer, although the top and bottom are connected; the ascension in length is very steep. The stylist used thinning shears to make the transition in length more gradual and flowing.
 
Note how easily this haircut can be transformed from professional and structured to easy going and social ready with just the use of a bit of dry-look wax.
 

Geometric Lady

Pixie cut with feathery sections in front of the ears
 
Ash-blonde pixie cut
 
This is a remarkably refreshing take on the pixie cut. This Mary Quant enthused cut draws focused inspiration from the use of thick, textured sides styled to the front, while the ears are fully visible.
 
The feathery sections in front of the ears are comparatively long and very wispy, which together with the long, gradient-inspired fringe gives this hairstyle a very feminine and arty feel.
 
The very light ash-blonde base has been cooled down even further with thin violet-blue low-lights in the front section.
 
The violet-blue low-lights will ultimately also help to keep the very ash tone of the hairstyle crisp and cool for the maximum period, as violet tones neutralise any warm/brassy tones that might try to sneak through after a while.
 

Punk Chic

Short haircut with a longer side section
 
Haircut with one longer side
 
This hairstyle is not for the feint at heart ... yet this YOLO-inspired cut will effortlessly elevate your style status right up there with the fashion frontiers and top style bloggers of our time.
 
The stylist fused a relatively short and shaggy pixie cut with a much longer A-line bob. the asymmetrical outcome is simply dazzling. The fringe of the cut is long and thick, which balances the gradient between the shorter fringe and long side section perfectly.
 
The shorter lengths of the haircut have been styled comparatively straight en sleek, while the longer side section has been curled slightly and fluffed out for an arty designer look. The very light, pastel-copper blonde hair color complements this inventive look perfectly.
 

Casual Rocker

Highlighted blonde hair for men
 
Short haircut for blonde men
 
Here we’re once-again dazzled by a perfect “point-in-case” example by how effortlessly a style can be transformed from one striking look to the next. The model’s stylist elected for a very short back and sides cut, with a much longer top section.
 
If you look closely, you’ll realize that this is exactly the same model and cut as in style nr 5 of this collection, yet this photo looks world apart from those images.
 
The model’s naturally blonde hair has been highlighted with fine, light ash-blonde highlights. The irregular, jagged dip in the fringe is the success ingredient in this resourceful style, as the difference in length enables the stylist to transform the whole look of this hairstyle by merely styling the top section another way.
 

Wavy

Medium length hairstyle with a side braid
 
Mid-length layered haircut
 
Wow… how impressive is it that a perfectly normal, every-day style can be transformed so completely and effortlessly by merely using brilliant color and inspired styling? The model’s hair has been cut into a standard, mid-length layered cut.
 
Yet the colorist turned this whole look around by electing to go with this fiery, light-copper blonde hair color. The bright, intense hues set the whole style alight, pushing the diva factor right into the danger zone.
 
The stylist played along perfectly by using dishevelled, laid-back waves and a side braid for a tousled and inspired look.
 

Cool Guy

Cool haircut for guys
 
Guy's hairstyle with styled bangs
 
When you mix punk and corporate, the sparks will undoubtedly fly! Here the stylist elected to take a perfectly structured short back and sides cut with a longer textured top and make magic with it by using impressive styling skills. The model’s hair is naturally thick and glossy, which obviously helps a lot.
 
The styled bangs of this look are the unequivocal focus point of the cut, and the stylist utilizes this fact to its fullest potential by incorporating different style directions and a jagged-lined side part. Wisps of hair are styled to the front.
 
The dry-look wax enables the fusion of all these tantalizing elements and directions, while the model’s boundless attitude finishes the look off flawlessly.
 

British Rebel

Boy next door look for hair
 
Charming look for young men
 
Here we’ve been half blinded by the magnificence of a charming boy next door look, artfully spliced with elements of bad boy enigma. The model’s naturally dark brown hair has been styled with curling mousse to get that dishevelled yet shiny and full impression.
 
The top is much longer than the sides and back, with the bangs hanging over the his thick, beautiful eyebrows. A long, thick fringe always encourages enigmatic-inspired elements of any style, as is beautifully showcased here.
 
The dark hair color, stubble beard and electric blue eyes makes this style irresistible.
 

Expressive

Pixie cut with Mohawk elements
 
Pixie cut with unconnected layers
 
This is a truly art inspired hairstyle that will be at home in a glossy magazine as well as a contemporary commercial environment. The stylists decided to combine the usual pixie cut elements with Mohawk fundamentals and the product is nothing short of breathtaking.
 
The model’s top, lower sides and back are long and wispy, while the hair around the ears is short and very structured.
 
This creative, unconnected-layers approach is inspirational and electrifying, further intensified by the very light ash blonde base, infused with blue-violet lowlights in the fringe area.
 

Gentleman

Men's hair with a combination of white and gray
 
Hairstyles for older people
 
This is actually a look that’s fast becoming the “go-to look” of Hollywood and the world’s frontier catwalks, and it’s time that the rest of the world wakes up and smells the coffee!
 
The man’s hair is a natural combination of white and gray, which actually has a surprisingly young-at-heart effect, while still utilising a sense of maturity.
 
His straightforward medium-short cut has been wetted and combed into a backwards side-path style by using styling mousse and a thin-tooth comb. His styled and perfectly groomed beard lends a timeless, classic feel to the look.
 

Ladies

Mature hairstyle
 
Modern bob with an undercut for older women
 
This is really the perfect fusion of the best of two worlds! The lady’s naturally light-brown hair has been highlighted with very tightly-packed light ash-blonde highlights to attain this beautifully cool pearl-ash base color, The hair is cut into a short layered A-line bob, with the tips of the hair falling in line with the line of her cheekbones.
 
The stylist elected to surprise us gloriously by incorporating an undercut in the side section of this comparably mature style! The undercut lifts the whole style into a contemporary yet naturally grown-up class of its own. When you’ve been in the business long enough not to surprise easily anymore, style gems like this is an immense treat. Loving it!
 

Feminine Look

Hairstyle for a classically feminine look
 
If you’re aiming for a dominant, yet classically feminine look, this is perfectly up your alley. The model’s naturally light-brown hair has been highlighted with light pearl-blonde highlights, intermingled with darker honey-blonde lowlights. The effect of this color fusion is a natural yet regal blonde that will complement virtually any complexion and eye color.
 
Note how the side-parted style has been combed to the back, which instantly makes her face look fresh and youthful. The medium-short, slight A-line bob is easily maintainable and effortlessly styled, which makes it perfect for busy women who demand being able to look perfectly put together at all times.
 
Hairstyles and Photos: Zentralverband des Deutschen Friseurhandwerks