Before the NBA’s Paul George came onto the scene with his trademark half-moon part, it was legendary rapper Nas who put the unique hairstyle on the pop culture map. Since then, the look has been reinterpreted in various different ways, with guys using it as a method of personalizing their style to help them stand out from the pack.

To many guys, a part is much for than a simple line—it’s a form of expression that withstands the test of time and exudes confidence in an individual. The beauty of it is, there are a lot of different ways you can take it. From the side part to hawk out to everything in between, the grooming experts over at Bevel have put together a handy guide to learning everything there is to know about the hairstyle. Check it out here.