Here at the Mankind blog we tend to stray away from absolute recommendations, but with this post we’re going to break with tradition. Every man with even a morsel of hair left should own a set of hair clippers. You may go years without using them, but it’s the kind of tool that you never know you need until you need it. That said, if you’re in possession of one of the three most prevalent men’s hair styles, the buzz cut, crew cut, or the short back and sides, clippers can become a dependable part of your routine. Owning a set of top quality clippers means you can easily keep shorter hairstyles maintained from home, allowing you to tidy up shorted areas or remove your hair altogether. In this blog post, we take you through the top 10 best hair clippers for men on Mankind.
The Braun HC5010 Hair Clipper for Men is a fantastic entry level clipper, with eight guide length settings from 3-24mm. It’s a a perfect device for achieving and maintaining buzzcuts, undercuts and short back and sides. Its water-resistant design makes it fantastically easy to clean, as you can simply hold it under running water to unclog the blades.
The Wahl Colour Coded Cordless Clipper is one of our favourite clipper designs. Its colour coded guide attachments make it stand out visually, and its technology makes it stand out from competitor models in its price bracket. Its High Carbon Steel blades and Powerdrive cutting system fuel creating a professional quality shaving experience.
The fine cut adjustment taper control built into the BaByliss for Men Super Clipper XTP allows for a level of precision usually reserved only for the barber’s chair. This makes it a mid-range option that is difficult to beat.
With a quiet motor, a sleek design, slim profile, and low weight, the Trevor Sorbie Stay Sharp Carbon Steel Professional Hair Clipper is a perfect option for when you’re on the road.
The Electric Head Jog Titanium Pro-Air Clipper is a fast charging device with a 3 hour battery life, meaning you’ll never risk running out in the middle of use. With Titanium Blades and Intelligent Motor Control, this is a high-end cutting system that produces barbershop-quality results.
A great entry level product for those who intend to get a good deal of use out of their clippers, the Wahl LCD Action Pro Vision Clipper displays remaining battery life, minimising the risk of you running out of charge mid-trim.
The Philips HC3420/83 Series 3000 Hair Clippers come with everything you need in a beginner’s set of clippers at an unbeatable price. Its stainless steel blades are designed to maintain their sharpness long term, and its 13 length settings from 05.mm-23mm offer you a brilliant level of control and precision.
The Wahl Lithium 4 in 1 Multigroomer is a catch-all product, offering not only the option of clipping your hair, but also trimming beards and body hair, as well as detailing.
The Braun Series 3 Multi Groom Face and Head Kit is another clipper set capable not only of trimming your hair but also tidying up your beard and body hair. It also comes with a nostril and ear-friendly trimming attachment.
The Pro X2 Volare Clipper from BaByliss is an incredible high-spec option for those who are serious about taking care of their hair. With Micro-serrated X-grip blades that create offer an unbeatable cut, its high speed but low-vibration engine is second to none.
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