Have you ever liked Bjorn or Ragnar’s hairstyles? That’s Viking hairstyles which are synonymous with traditional Scandinavian hairstyles. This savage look is the styles that encompass the culture of Scadiviands and Norse. If you want to read more about Viking history, visit this.
Vikings were divided into 3 classes: Thralls, Karls and Jarls. All the 3 types were known for its hairstyles, clothing, jewelry etc. Hairstyles are considered one of the wealth for them. Viking appearances are now getting highly appreciated all across the globe. These hairstyles will definitely make you remind of ancient warriors. Viking haircuts can be now tried with both long and short hairs.
Your love for Viking series would definitely evoke your enthusiasm for these Viking worthy hairstyles. If you have long locks and thinking for a change so Viking is the only option to rock.
During the Viking eras, these hairstyles were very much popular amongst both women and men. Have a look!
The list has been updated with 2021 hairstyles
1. Long French Braid with Hair Art Undercuts
Viking hair is something that gives you a rugged, tough and masculinity look. You can pull off the hairstyle with a long french braid to the back. Depict some arts as undercuts to both the sides of the braid with a long beard. Yaaa, it looks cool.
2. French Braid with Undercuts
Braids are must for Viking hairstyles. However, this hairstyle is quite sober as compared to other styles. Pull off a french braid at the crown that is finally incorporated into a man’s bun. Afterward get high undercuts with a beard that is a bit longer than the undercuts.
3. Long Micro Braids + Ponytail
A combination of multiple hairstyles, Crown braided + Micro long Braids + Half up + Ponytail. The blend of all these hairstyles gives a perfect Viking hair to show off. Start with a crown braid and incorporate into a blond ponytail. The side locks are again braided into long micro braids that were decorated with braid ring. Complicated though, but a chic hairstyle to flaunt.
4. A Long Gaint Braid
Your experimentation seems easy on Viking styles as you can go with any weird process to get a badass hairstyle. Now, considering this hairstyle, you can initiate with going bald all round only leaving the crown part with long locks. No-of twisted braids are fed into a giant long braid that is secured with elastic hair ties. You can have tattoos done in undercuts to get an even more rugged look.
5. Braided Viking with Bubble Ponytail
You must be guessing the hairstyle by looking at the portrait. Lemme tell you the process, simply separate you long tresses into different sections with some hairs in each. Get half-done with french braids out of each section. Now, tie all the braids into a ponytail and secure it with a rubber band. Take out one of the braids and tie it around the secured rubber band to give an illusion of ponytail tied with braid. Now the ponytail is tied with a band at the middle and a small section of hair is wrapped around the band.
6. A Viking Mullet with Long Fishtail
A kinky hairstyle, Right??? Offcouse, Viking is all about being weird. Here, you can get a mullet cut with short hairs all over the head except some section of long hair at the back. Then after you can get a fishtail braid out of the long hairs. Afterall, it’s your choice what style you need to give that long hair.
7. Viking Cornrows
Experimenting is what makes you passionate about trying different hairstyles and give it a Viking appeal. And cornrows did it perfectly. However, you need to make some cornrows as in the picture with two long mini braids falling freely from the back. Long beard and curled mustache are what complements the Viking hairstyles.
8. Viking Half-up with Braids
Now it’s a simple and decent one. Comb back all the hairs from the front part and tie it up into a half up ponytail. Then after removing some small section of hair from the back of the ear and braid it. Keep the braid intact and let it fall freely along with the long locks.
9. Red Head Half up with Bun
No doubt to recreate a Viking hairstyle you need a long and thick hair. This is one of the variants of the above hairstyle where the ponytail is styled into a small bun. All other processes are almost the same. Redheads should go for this funky hairstyle.
10. Long Blond locks Viking Hairstyles
The simpler form of Viking hairstyles. Only you need to ask your hairdresser to give a perfect haircut with a proper hair care. You need to grow your hair long. Keep the hair into a mess so that recreating the Viking look would be easy for you.
11. Half up Ponytail
If you have long hair, The choice is yours in styling the hair in your own way. Well, half up is widely accepted by the contemporary men with long hairs. I think you don’t need any help in recreating this hairstyle. The style is all revealed in the picture.
12. Long Wet Look Black Hair.
One thing I need to say for this hairstyle- “you need to grow your hair long”. Long black hair is the only hack for this rugged and sexy hairstyle. For the wet look, you can get some hair gel to go with the style. Take a proper care of your long hairs to have your style.
13. Messy Wavey Hair
Some mess also gives a phenomenal appeal. The volume is the only hack to this hairstyle. Ask your hairdresser to give a wavey structure to your tresses. Then you can have your own way to create the mess. The choice is yours!!
14. A Casual Bun
A simple and effortless hairstyle that can be wear for an office meeting and any other formal occasions. You need to comb all the hairs back neatly and form round casual bun tightly and secure it properly.
15. Sleek Bun with Shaven Undercuts and Nape
Get a bun done out of the hairs from the front to the crown and tie it there. Get your head shaven the undercuts and nape all the round. Don’t forget to keep the long hair sleek and straight to recreate the hairstyle exactly like the picture.
16. The Medieval Mess
Often Viking refers to being messy without much care, which gives a manly and tough look to the guy. Here, you can pull back all the hairs to the back to form a messy bun without combing. Fed all the hairs into a messy bun and hairspray it to keep the style intact.
17. Undercut Viking with a Clean Look
Starting with the top styling you can go with a small bun at the top. Tie it properly and make sure it is tight so that it would not lose its identity. Then get a prominent hair parting line that divides the upper long hairs from the undercuts. Then get a clean temple cut and a well-groomed beard is what you need to get it perfectly done.
18. A Viking Samurai Bun
This is a giant samurai Bun which you can recreate by holding all the hairs in a ponytail and then take the ponytail and bend it like in the picture to form the shape. Then tie with a long cylindrical band leaving the ponytail tip out. Remove some hairs from the temple to give a ragged appeal.
19. Side Swept Bangs with Undercuts
Are you into Viking hairstyle with long hairs and need a transformation ?? You can give your old Viking hairs an appealing look. The hair is side parted bearing one side with sleek long bangs and the other with an undercut. Both the contrasting hairstyle forms and deadly duo to top the modern trend
20. Viking Mohawks
You can say Mohawk is an all-time favorite hairstyle that has been evolved and tops the list of hairstyle trends. A completely shaven undercut and nape with a long mass of hair running down starting from hairline to the back. The completely bald sides enhance the look of the upswept Mohawk.
21. Wavey Mess with Undercuts
Rocking a Viking Hairstyle completely depends on the way you get your hair chopped. Grow your hair to the chin length, no matter what is the nature of the hair…Afterall you need to make it wavey. Then take the hair out from one side forming a perfectly shaved undercut. Accompany with funky accessories to get a rugged Viking look.
22. Front Spikes with Faded Undercuts
The beard and mustache are what gives the hairstyle a killing Viking feel. Else the hairstyle is completely for a contemporary style. Get a spikey pompadour at the front where the hairs are swept forward. Get a faded undercut and nape to recreate an exact hairstyle like this.
23. Long Mohawk with Pompadour
This is another innovated way to pull off the Mohawk as a Pompadour Hairstyle. Pull off an upswept teased pompadour that is directed straightaway to the back along with the hairline. Some overgrown is left at the nape and use some product to keep the hairstyle intact for a long day.
24. Slick Back Mohawk
A prominent clear line to divide the undercuts and mohawk. Style the Mohawk hairs slick and straight. After that backcomb the hair and hairs spray is a must for this hairstyle because the hair is slick and the Mohawk will not remain at its place.
25. Slick Back With Disconnected Undercut
Experimenting with Viking hairstyles becomes easy because it is all about long and thick hair. However, when it comes to short hair styling, only undercuts are the best option left. Backcomb the front hair with disconnected undercuts and nape. The back of the hair can be duck tail. Beard is a must!!!
26. Undercuts with Long Dreadlocks
This style features a lot of varied hairstyles. Extremely short front hairs with faded undercut go well with a long dreadlock at the back. Beard and mustache depend on how extreme you want your Viking hairstyle to look like.
27. Bald Viking with Long Beard
No Hair?? Can I call it a Hairstyle?? Offcourse yes. Bald haircuts are very popular hairstyles for Viking Scavanduians. Shave all the hairs from your head and you got the style. However, an only shaven head would not be considered as a Viking hairstyle. You need to grow your beard long though.
28. Complete Bald with Medium Blunt Beard
Hairfall?? Scared of being bald?? Worry not this bald hairstyle is for your rescue. Probably explaining the style is not needed I think. But keep the beard should be kept neat and clean with a blunt cut. And you are done!
29. Viking Buzz Cut with Blonde Beard
It really scared me…!!! Get this fierce hairstyle just by trimming your hair with one or more according to your choice. Get a blonde badass beard to make the hairstyle savage. Tattoo on the face is upto your choice.
30. Buzz Cut with a Hair tattoo
The most trendy hairstyle out of the whole list till now. A simple buzz cut did wonder with a small cut like hair tattoo at the middle of the hairline. All other pieces of stuff are the same as for other Viking hairstyles.
31. Crew Cut In a Viking Style
Achieving a Viking hairstyle with short hairs is really a tough job. Here, what you need to do is get your hair chopped into a buzz cut with clean undercuts. You need to get some tattoo done in the undercut. You too can skip the tattoo part.
32. Blad + Bun + Braid Trio
Behold the hairstyle carefully, you can get to know that it is not that complicated the way it is looking like it is looking like. The long hairs at the top are french braided and fed into a small bun with all the head shaven.
33. Rollo Hairstyles
Rollo was the brother of Ragnar. Warrior by attitude, Rollo loved to fight naked with long beard, hair etc. Rollo’s hair was basically blonde, long & thick. To get the avatar, you have to do a side braid too.
The list signifies the styling of Scandinavians with a rough and tough look. Well, guys, you can mix the classic Viking hairstyle with contemporary braids and pompadour which can take you to the cloud seven. Share your experience below with some of your other personalized hairstyles. Cheers!!!