Punk hairstyles for men are not included as new hairstyle; actually it has been very popular in America in several years ago when the punk community was dominated by teenager at that era. One of the indicators of punk community can be known by the using of Mohawk hairstyle. At that time, the function of this hairstyle became the identity of punk community, such as punk skinhead, the member’s hairstyles are mostly bald (skin head). Because most of the teenager that joined punk community use Mohawk hairstyles that represents Mohawk punk community, so, this punk hairstyle became the identity of punk community in the world as general.
At that era, punk hairstyles had a blur difference between punk hairstyles for men and woman because there was no significant detail that differ the hairstyle between woman and man, it is also related with idealism of punk, all men are equal, even between man and woman. Years by years, the development of the punk hairstyle becomes more general, it is not only the hairstyle for men, but also for women. Nowadays, this hairstyle does not only represent the punk community and the Mohawk hairstyle tightly sticks on punk hairstyle, that is why several people say that Mohawk hairstyle is changed by punk hairstyle. However, the recent punk hairstyles for men is tidier than the past, so this hairstyle can be used in a formal or semi-formal occasions.