Products to train men’s hair for the slicked-back look

A slicked back look is easy to achieve and can help anyone to look stylish. Whether you prefer modern cuts or a traditional style for your hair, there are various products you can apply. Achieving the desired hairstyle can be a challenge especially if it’s a new style. However, with the right products, you can train your hair to a slick back whether you have short or long hair. Here are some of the products that help you achieve a perfect hairstyle.


Pomade is one the best products that help you achieve a stylish hairstyle. Pomade is available as a water-based or oil-based product. Men use pomades to sweep hair to the side. The oily products offer firm hold to hair ensuring it remains in place for the whole day. It also adds a shine to the hair and keeps the hair flat while at the same time maintaining the desired style. The water-based pomades add volume to undercut hairstyles and maintain a shine.

Hair Gel

Hair gel is one of the most popular hair products for men. It offers different shine levels to the hair and holds the hair in place. It is available in various strengths from low to strong. When purchasing hair gels, the most important thing to consider is the holding strength of the brand. Hair gel suits most of the men’s hairstyles.

Hair Wax

Hair wax can also be used to train your hair to a slicked back style. It also provides your hair with different holding strengths. Hair wax products soften and leave your hair smooth.

In additional to hair products you apply to hair, you will a need a paddle brush and toothed comb.  The paddle brush will smoothen and straighten your hair. A wide comb will efficiently detangle your hair.