Now the question remains: how to slick back your hair? Traditionally, the comb back hairstyle involves applying a small amount of pomade, gel, or wax to your hair and then either running your hands or a comb from front to back to achieve that slick look. Similarly, you can comb back and style your hair first, then apply the pomade.
Slicked back hair is really known for its smooth and glossy look, but lately men have been foregoing the hair products for a more natural look. In this case, all you need is a comb and blow dryer to comb back the hair.
Below, we’ve provided examples of the different types of slick back hair and haircuts.