The Temple Fade cuts are very popular haircuts worn by men of all ages. Sometimes this type of fade is also called a Brooklyn fade, blowout fade, or some people call a simple low fade. No matter what you want to call this type of haircut has a distinctive style to it that makes it unique. Unlike other types of fade, this one will always start at the temple and go circular around the ears.
You can wear this fade with almost any type of haircut for men that you have in mind. When you decide to get a temple fade your barber should know exactly what you mean. But, if for some reason they are unaware of this particular style make sure to save, or at least screen shoot your favorite number on this list. Now that you know what a temple fade is, let’s go ahead and take a look at the 50 best temple fade haircuts for men.
1. Long Top Mid Temple Fade Haircuts for Men
2. Bowl Cut Hairstyle
Bowl haircuts are one of the most popular hairstyles for men in 2022. In this particular bowl cut, they have added in a very high fade that starts around the temple and the combo of the two looks wonderful.
3. Skin Temple Fade Haircuts for Men
Here is a simple and classy skin fade haircut. The short fade around the temples is a great way to make sure your edges stay looking fresh until your next trim.
4. Low Temple Fade With Fringe
Fringes are just a fancy word for bangs, and this haircut would not be complete without them. He also has a low fade haircut right around the ears and it makes the hair on top appear longer.
5. Taper Fade With Quiff
Quiffs are a super popular type of haircut that men all over the world are wearing. It is a style that keeps the hair on the top longer and the sides and back trimmed so a fade right around the temples blends in perfectly with a quiff hairstyle.
6. Low Temple Fade Haircuts for Men With Comb Back
A combed-backed hairstyle will always be around. Try adding some hair products so that your hair will stay in place all day. Here he has a very subtle fade right above the ears and it looks so good.
7. Afro Temple Fade Haircuts for Men
This type of fade works with all types of hair, especially afro types of hair. Here he has his natural hair on display with a very tight temple fade and it is a world-class style.
8. Temp Fade With Modern Pompadour
Have you seen this stylish pompadour hairstyle for men popping back up? It is an old style from the 1950s that has come full circle and is cool again. In this style, our featured fade works great with keeping the sides short and the top long enough to style in the perfect pompadour look.
9. Mid Temple Fade Ivy League
All the high school grads love getting this cut before they head off to college. It is called an ivy league haircut and in the photo above he has his edges trimmed up nicely right around the temples.
10. Spiky Temple Fade Haircuts for Men
This is our first spiky style with a faded look on this list. If you would like to get this hairstyle to grow the hair out on top long and then ask for a taper fade down to the edge of your natural hairline, you are going to love the way you look.
11. Temple Fade Haircuts for Men With Hair Design
Sometimes a simple fade can get boring if you have been getting one your whole life. If that sounds like something you are thinking of, then try adding in a cool design as they have here. If this simple line is not doing it for you try coming up with your unique look.
12. Waves Temple Haircut
Waves are such a dope way to wear your hair and have been for a very long time. To clean up your edges like in the photo above all you need to do is get a fade right around the ears and you are good to go.
13. Long Dreadlocks Temp Fade
Our featured fade even looks good with dreadlocks. When you first start your dread-style journey you will need to keep those edges looking fresh.
14. Long Hair Temple Fade Haircuts for Men
For all those men out there with long locks and messy edges, we have found you the perfect solution. In the photo above he is wearing a style called long hair fade and it helps to keep him looking his best no matter where he goes.
15. Cool New Fade Haircuts
This is the perfect reputation of what a cool new fade haircut looks like. To get this look keep the hair around the back and sides of your hair in a fade and leave the hair on top long and flowing, or spike it up for a more formal look.
16. Short Blowout Temple Fade Haircuts for Men
Short blow-out hair needs a good fade on the bottom too. In the look above he is wearing a very simple fade just to keep the edges cleaned up.
17. Blowout Haircut
A blowout haircut is when you take your natural hair and use a blow dryer, normally with a comb, to smooth out your hair. This is a very typical hairstyle when you are transitioning from one look to another.
18. Textured Blowout
Textured blowouts look so good when you have naturally curly hair. If you look closely into his textured blowout style he has a very tight temple fade and it compliments his new haircut perfectly.
19. Timeless French Crop Cut
Above he is wearing a timeless french crop haircut, and no french cut would be complete without a fade. You can tell he is wearing a temple-type of fade because it starts right where his temple is.
20. Medium Bald Fade Haircut
This is a bald fade that is on a medium-length of haircut. Here they have added in a trendy v-shape trim and paired it with a bald fade and the two looks together are so handsome.
21. Bald Temple Fade Haircuts for Men
Bald fades are a great type of look to get in the summer months because when you sweat your edges will still appear fresh. If you can try growing your beard a bit like in the photo above because the contrast between the beard and bald fade is a great look.
22. Temp Fade Mohawk
Even the Mohawks look good with fades. In this look, he has a thick mohawk style with a thin fade around the sides and the back.
23. Mullet Temple Fade Haircuts for Men
Mullets are back and more popular than ever, especially in the south. A stable look in the mullet style is the short sides and in the look, they took it a step further and added a deep temple fade around the sides.
24. High Temple Fade Haircuts for Men
Many different types of fades start at the temple, this one, in particular, is called a high fade around the temples. This is a very popular fade choice among men of all ages.
25. High Spiky Temple Fade Cut
High spiky fades are a timeless look that you can transition from work to out for the night effortlessly. In this look, he decided to add a high fade around the backs and sides to keep him looking his best.
26. Low Temple Fade Haircuts for Men with Afro Hair
Low types of fades have their moments too, like in the hairstyle his thick hair needs a little bit of love on the bottom so that it appears voluminous but not too thick.
27. Shadow Temple Fade Haircuts for Men
Another technique you could ask for is this shadow fade look. A shadow fade is when the hair starts lighter on the sides and blends in perfectly with the hair on top.
28. Blowout Temp Fade Afro
Here he is wearing a fade with a cut in a line down the middle and it separates the two different lengths of fades. This is a very smart technique that will add a little bit of texture to your style.
29. Low Temple Fade Haircuts for Men with Hard Part Comb Over
Low temp fades always start right at the temple and fade into the rest of the hair. This hairstyle for men included a comb-over look with a hard part on one side. You can wear it spiky like in the photo above or wear it brushed over for a more classic look.
30. All Around Temp Fade
All-around temp fades are a great style to try out if you have thick hair. It adds texture and volume to your style without adding any layers. Try this look out if you have thick hair and do not know what to do with it.
31. Low Temp Fade with Dreads
Dreads and low temp fades are the perfect combination of hairstyles to try on your hair. Dreads are usually getting a re-twist every few months and during this time you can always ask for an edge up along your fade too.
32. High Top Temp Fade
Hight top styles were so cool in the 90s and they have found their way back into urban styles today. This style would not be complete without some type of temp fade.
33. Curly Temp Fade
It can be hard for men with curly hair to find the right style to try out, but look no further this curly style with a fade should be your next look. Start with a nice short fade around the sides and back and leave the hair on top long enough so that your curls can take shape.
34. Bald Temple Fade Haircuts for Men with Waves
Waves are a classic style that men of all ages love to wear. Here he is also sporting a short temp fade around the sides and back of his hair that is just a little bit shorter than the main section of his hair.
35. Dreads with Temple Fade Haircuts for Men
Another great way to make your new fade stand out is to add in a hard part as they have in the photo above. He has also trimmed the beard to the perfect length so that it blends perfectly into the temp fade.
36. Nappy Temp Fade
To keep your hair looking the best it is possible can you want to try out a temp fade on your natural hair. In the photo above they have a very subtle fade but it makes the world of a difference.
37. Low Temple Fade Haircuts for Men with Faux Hawk and Part
For a handsome look try out this temp fade with a faux hawk. This look will keep the hair the same length all over with a nice short fade right above the ears.
38. Low Temple Fade Haircuts for Men with Buzz Cut
Here is a style with a curved part in the center of the head and a nice fade right below the temple. This would be a great look for men of all ages.
39. Temp Drop Fade Wave Haircut
Temple drop fades are one of the most popular ways to wear your hair in 2022. This style looks even better when you can get waves in your hair like in the photo above.
40. Temple Fade Haircuts for Men with a Razor Cut Design
Another fantastic way to enhance your fade is to add in some unique designs as they have done here. Start with a nice v-shape edge in the back and let your barber do this thing with the designs you picked out.
41. Nappy Afro Temp Fade
Temple fades are one of the most requested edge styles when wearing an afro. The contrast between the short fade and big afro brings out so much depth and texture to your style.
42. Buzz Cut Temple Fade Neck Taper
The normal old buzz cut can get boring after a while, that is why more and more men are trying out a short fade with their old style. In this look, he has also added in a neck taper to go along with his temp fade and it looks so dope.
43. Temp Drop Fade with Twists
If you are looking for the right type of edge-up to get with your twists try out a simple temp drop fade on your next trip to the barber chair. This technique will keep you looking good in between your retwist visits.
44. High Skin Temple Fade with Brushed-Up Hair
High skin fades look best when they start at the temple. In the photo above they have kept the top section long and brushed up, and the rest of the hair has a perfect skin fade on the sides and back around the nape.
45. Burst Temp Fade
Burst temp fades are another type of fade that men love wearing. In this look, his hair starts long on top and fades down to an almost bald look.
46. Afro Temple Fade with Beard
Afro temple fades always go well with a nice trimmed-up beard. In this look, he has grown out his beard to flow perfectly into the hairstyle for a tidy style.
47. Textured Quiff with Temple Fade Cut
Textured quiffs are a great way to add some dimension to your hairstyle. And no quiff is complete without a dope fade along the back and sides.
48. Side Swept with Temp Taper Fade
Wow, this haircut has some serious lines and they look so good. His style is called a side-swept haircut with a temp taper fade along the sides. The sideburns and the beard flow together seamlessly here for a fresh finish.
49. Curly Buzz Cut with Low Temp Fade
Curly hair can be so difficult for men to find the hairdo to match their style. But look no further this style would be easy to care for and wouldn’t have you running back to the hairdresser all the time. He is wearing a curly buzz cut with a low temp fade and it looks so good.
50. High Temple Fade with Top Knot
Top knots are right on trend for men’s hairstyles in 2022. In this top knot hairdo, he has added a high temp fade here around the sides and above the ears and it looks fantastic.
Try out a temple fade on your next trip to the barbershop, you are going to love the way you look after you get your edges cleaned up. Did you know that there were so many different types of hairstyles you could wear with a temple fade? Which number was your favorite on our list of the best temple fades for men? Leave us a comment down below to let us know!
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Andy has been passionate about men’s hairstyles from a very young. He afterward pursued a profession as a hair stylist, following in his family’s footsteps. He is now working in a reputable salon in his hometown and is about to start a second bachelor’s degree. Andy is very fond of writing, and what better way to do it than by combining it with his passion? In his free time, Andy enjoys playing football, reading, and catching up on some cult classics.