By: | Updated: 02/09/2018

Pick a Taper Haircut Style to Look Cool and Edgy

A taper haircut is so cool and trendy, but do not confuse it with a fade haircut. These two are not the same.

Tapered types of haircuts are peculiar with the longer top and shorted sides and back. And this transition is gradual. The typical length of the top is two to four inches. The hairline is left short but intact.

As for the fades, they are short haircuts with practically bald back and sides and the gradual transition to short and then longer length towards the top. Basically, a fade is a type of a taper cut, but here the length is drastically shorter. However, bald back and sides allow the longer top.

So, as you can see, the difference is mostly in the length. And if you feel like going bold but not bald, a taper cut might work for you. Now let’s discover some trendy taper hairstyles.

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