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unkempt (adj) (of appearance) not tidy or neat.
Unkempt hair is uncombed and disheveled hair. Unkempt appearance is untidy appearance, not neat and orderly. A person is unkempt if they do not care about how they appear, and what clothes they wear.
- His unkempt appearance is quite misleading. Though he does not appear neat or in smart clothes, he is quite rich and scholarly.
- Her unkempt hair and blood red eyes gave us the impression that he had not had good sleep the night before. The uncombed hair and disorderly appearance showed she was worried.