A buzz cut is a very short haircut that is usually done with electric clippers. Buzz cut styles have been adopted by men in different forms. This article will discuss some of the different types of buzz cuts.

With the help of an infographic, it will be easy for you to understand the different buzz cut hairstyles that are popular among men today.

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1- Induction Cut

This is also known as burr cut or butch cut. In this haircut, the hair on the back side of head is clipped with a number three or a number four clipper while starting from the nape of neck.

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2- Crew Cut

The Crew cut is also known as Ivy League or Princeton haircut. The hair on the top of the head is cut relatively shorter in length and the length gradually decreases from the front hairline to the back of crown.

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3- Undercut

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The Undercut is a very common type of buzz cut in which the hair from the sides and back of head are trimmed with a number zero or a number one clipper, while the hair on the top of the head is left longer. This haircut can be styled so that the top section of the hair is in a slicked back manner to have a classier look.

4- High and Tight

The high and tight is a military style haircut in which the sides and back of the head are shaved or buzzed while a small strip is left on top. The smaller section on the top of the head is further trimmed with a higher number clipper.

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5- Flattop

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The flattop haircut was formerly known as the high-top fade haircut and it was popular among black men. While the sides and back of the head is tapered with a lower number clipper.

6- Mohawk

The Mohawk is another popular type of the buzz hairstyle. This style is accomplished by leaving the the hair in the center of head longer in length (usually more than an inch). While both sides of the head are buzzed with a low numbered clipper.

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Top 6 Buzz Cuts (Infographic)

Below is the infographic, which clearly explains all the above mentioned styles of buzz cuts and how to achieve the desired hairstyle. (source: buzzcutguide)

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Christina Diamond
Christina is a keen fashion blogger and writes many of the articles here at Mens Hairstyle Club. Not only that, she also has really great hair.
Christina Diamond
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