Technically speaking, anything below the chin is considered long hair. If you're older and worried that the look isn't age appropriate, DiMauro says not to sweat it. "There's a ton of older guys with long hair, like Christian Bale. In my head, he's the one who manages to pull it off really well." To make long hair look more sophisticated, ask your barber to layer it around your chin and shoulders for a choppy cut like Bale's.
Credit: Jemal Countess / Film Magic / Getty Images
Powered By ZergNet
Gear of the Year
102 of the Best Tools, Toys & Tech
Plus: The Woman Who Bails Out the NFL's Bad Boys
ON NEWSSTANDS NOW
Joby Ogwyn: The Man Who Fell to Earth
Life Advice from John Cleese
Sign up to receive the Men’s Journal newsletter and special offers from MJ and its marketing partners.