7 of The Coolest Long Hairstyles for Older Men

They didn't mess around when they gave this one a name. This is typical sigma male territory: nothing fancy, nothing else, what you see is what you get.

1. The Really Long

In today's world, plaits are like the Afro was in the 1960s: cool as ice and totally badass. Most people wear their hair down with hair plaits, but you can also wear your hair in a bun or ponytail.

2. The Plaits

With this style, the hair can grow a little, but not too much, like with Really Long Hair. Another name for it is "the longer version of the really short hair," where the hair can grow a little but not too much.

3. The Getting-A-Bit-Longer

If you want to look like a French lord from an Alexandre Dumas book who gets back at his enemies by inviting them to duels, this is the one for you. If you like the way your curls look and don't want to cut them short or straighten them all the time,

4. The Prince Curls

It will never be not cool to have dreadlocks. Most people who have never had one don't know that they can also be surprisingly easy to take care of. It may take anywhere from 3 to 7 hours to get your 'locs, depending on how thick your hair is.

5. Dreadlocks

Because a man with a man bun can't be put in a slot, it's wonderful. He might be an Italian Marquis or a Himalayan Yogi who can float three feet above the ground.

6. The Man Bun

It's like John Mayer and a guitar: a faded haircut and long, wavy hair on top go well together. Longer natural waves let you style your hair in a lot of different ways. The low fade keeps the sides clean and fresh.

7. Wavy Hair with Skin Fade Undercut