The Sims 3 was so good that even with The Sims 4 released in the world, players all over still go back to the beloved game. That means that mods are essential to the experience, as it is an older game at this point and many of the vanilla features can seem outdated. Luckily, The Sims modding community is absolutely massive.
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If you’ve been wanting some jheri curl-esque looks for your sims, this mod is for you. Looks clean cut and stylin’.
Fix Up Those Base Game Hairs
Modders love to change stuff up for the better. Luckily, The Sims 3 modding community has taken it upon itself to straight up re-texture, re-color, and re-mesh base game haircuts. There are plenty out there, but here are some to get you started.
If you want to complete your perfect, secret agent sim, you need this mod. It adds the iconic Agent 47 barcode plus bald head combo to the available hairstyles in The Sims 3. Also useful if you wanted to make some dystopian society where everyone is a product.
Big Ol’ Afro
Hello sugar, it’s time for the Power Love Hour. This mod right here brings it back old school with a big ol’ afro. Listen, this mod is perfect for a sim that’s the double of Midnight Venus from Catherine. Just sayin’.
Link it Up
Want to make the hero of time in your game? Now you can with this hair mod! Also, look into these other mods to really complete your household:
Delete Different Haircuts
If you don’t like certain haircuts that come from different expansions, you’re in luck! Modders have made it possible to completely remove different haircuts depending on the expansion they’re coming from. You can find plenty of them all around so you won’t even have to look at any gross styles. Check out these:
This mod adds the “dry” and “sleek” retexturing to certain base game haircuts.
Be pure evil itself with this hair mod. It’ll add beautiful, long hair that might look a bit familiar to Final Fantasy VII fans. Just keep any flower girls away from this sim.
If you’re into the full-range of realism, this mod is for you. Add armpit hair to your sims now! It comes in a variety of four. It’s all in the details, people.
Give Teens Body Hair
Teen sims don’t include much in the body hair department. So if you want to add some body hair in the CAS for them, get this mod. For the early bloomers.
Barely There Facial Hair
I’m not entirely sure why you would want this mod, but hey, here you go. If you’ve been looking for a way to make facial hair look barely visible, you’re in luck. Like, serious luck. Because this mod adds some facial hair in The Sims 3 that’s seriously almost invisible.
Spikey, But Professional
You know that spikey haircut that comes with vanilla The Sims 3? Wouldn’t it be nice if it didn’t flair off on the sides? Well, this mod makes that a thing with a new haircut.
Retexture Body Hair
The Sims 3 has body hair, but it might not be exactly the shape you’re looking for, right? If you’re sick of the vanilla styles, go for this mod that tweaks them all up a bit.
Look, maybe at some point you’ve done everything there is to do in The Sims 3. Maybe after that, the only thing left to do is make plant sims. Make a whole colony of plant sims. They wouldn’t be complete without this hair.
Ello, British chaps! Looking for some mutton chops for your sim gents? This mod allows you to get some great looking ones finally within the game.
Look Clean Cut
Want to make some dapper gentleman? A slick business man? A well-adjusted individual? This hair mod looks fantastic with a classic style.
Ready for the Club
Get ready for the club with this long haired side-swept look for your female sims. You’ll be the talk of the gym, even. Go nuts with this mod.
Tired of your sim’s eyebrows in The Sims 3? There are a ton of new, much more realistic ones that you can download. You can download whichever to suit your personal tastes, but here are some to get you started with variety.
Boy Band Look
Beautiful and Wavey
Beautiful long hair isn’t abundant for the female sims in The Sims 4. Luckily, modders have come to the rescue. Here’s a gorgeous, long and wavey hairstyle that’s perfect for a night out. There’s also a kids’ version!
Another Super Long Hair
Have a Cocoon
More Facial Hair
The facial hair in The Sims 3 could get boring after awhile. So if you’re finding the selection lacking, you can find a variety of mods around that will add different facial hairs. Here are some realistic ones for you to check out:
Clean Cut 2.0
This clean cut takes a classic and adds some modern flair to it. Shaven on the side and parted up top. Lookin’ smooth for work or play.
If you’re looking for a biker look, this swept-back style is sure to swoon all the sims. How troubled. How deep. How well-groomed.
Want some pigtails your sim won’t be ashamed to wear out? Try this mod. Elegant or casual, works with whatever mood!
Poofy Up Top
This is yet another boy band look perfect for your aspiring sim. It’s clean-shaven on the sides and poofy up top in a beautiful wave. Check out the mod for yourself!
Short hair can be hit or really miss with The Sims 3. Thanks to modders, short hair has its time to shine. Mods like this one help make haircuts your sims won’t be ashamed of showing off.
Pretty Layered Hair
For your more outlandish sims, this haircut is great. Show off your sim’s personality with this loud style. Harajuku? Urban? Grunge? Lord knows.
Rock Rock Rock
This gorgeous hair can be downloaded for your greatest project: Making Beyonce in The Sims 3. Yes, we know. We’ve known of your plans. Well, fear not. You have the means thanks to this mod. Now you can make the perfect Beyonce sim, circa Crazy in Love.
Yes, we also know of your second great project: Making Nicki Minaj. Don’t ask us how. We just know these things magically. Now it’s easy to do thanks to this mod that makes her iconic hair selectable within The Sims 3.
You Can Do It
Finally make your classic motivational poster come to life with this haircut!
World of Warcraft
Sims modders can be big gamers, too. So there are plenty of references to the wonderful series of Warcraft around the community. You can find a bunch of different hair mods to complete whatever sim you want. For example, here’s a gorgeous elf one.
Beautiful to the Side
Beautiful haircuts are not abundant for female sims in the vanilla game. Modders have helped us all overcome this blight. Here’s a gorgeous one that’s braided and to the side.
Let it go already with this mod.