Home Celebrity Hairstyles Nick Young aka Swaggy P Haircut

Nick Young aka Swaggy P Haircut


Nick Young, also known as Swaggy P, started his basketball career with the Washington Wizards and a classic buzz cut. Now with Los Angeles Lakers, he has also graduated to bigger and bolder looks.

High Top Fade

Nick Young Haircut

Robert Casillas/Daily Breeze

Nick Young’s most popular haircut is a curly version of the high top fade. The sides are cut short and tapered at the temples to exaggerate the height. It’s a clean cut look that also features kinky curls.

Temple Fade Haircut

Jayne Kamin-Oncea/USA TODAY Sports

Another iteration of the previous haircut, this version is shorter with a rounded profile but the same line up and temple fade.

Temple Fade Mohawk

With short sides and a temple fade, this is a wide as mohawk can be while maintaining that classic shape.

Nick Young Mohawk Haircut

Nick Young Swaggy P Mohawk Hair


This mohawk fade features a burst fade with a hair design. The cut is growing out a bit but still looks great.

Curly High Top

Chris Carlson/Associated Press

This high top is getting longer for added height and curl.

Sponge Twists + Temple Fade


With afro-inspired style gets a modern update from defined sponge twists and a temple fade.

Short Locs

John McCoy/Los Angeles News Group

Exploring the wide range of hairstyles for black hair, Swaggy P rocked these short dreadlocks with a mid fade in 2014.

Medium Length Curls

Harry How/Getty Images

Somewhere in between a mohawk and afro, this cool style makes the most of tight kinky curls.