are more than a million choices when it comes to choosing a hairstyle.
As a busy 21st century woman, it can be such a frustrating process when
selecting the perfect hairstyle. Sometimes, when choosing a hairstyle,
you may have one in mind that gets you excited. You might have seen it
on a top-rated movie star like Penelope Cruz or a Grammy winner like
You may have thought that they have celebrity
stylists working on their images so you could definitely copy their
hairstyle. You make a quick trip to the salon with gruesome hours
waiting with an end result that doesn’t look like the perfect lob on
Olivia Wilde’s square face. This is when you realize the importance of
choosing the right hairstyle for the right face shape. So let’s try to
understand more about shapes of faces.
What is your face shape?
are a variety of face shapes. This is all in the structure of the bones
as well as their configuration. The first step in choosing the best
hairstyle suited to your face shape is identifying your face shape.
Oval: This is if your face width is less than 1/3 of your face length,
therefore your face shape is considered to be oval. It has a
characteristic smooth feature with no harsh corners along the jaw line
with a narrow center. This is what gives a characteristic oval shape.
* Round: This is when the face has a jaw line that is soft, and a
general equality of the face width and face length. It imitates a
perfect general circle shape usually characterised by fuller cheeks.
* Heart: This is the shape created when your face tapers at the cheek but your forehead and cheekbones are wide.
* Square: This face shape creates beautiful corners with a square
shape forehead and a sharper jawline that is wide and, on average, the
same size in terms of face width and length.
* Long: This shape consists of a narrow face which is generally longer and features prominent cheek bones
Hairstyles suited for your shape
* Oval Face
Choose the Perfect Hairstyle for Your Face Shape-Oval Shape
is better up for the oval face. The advantages of the oval face is the
perfect proportions that come with it. Therefore, you can tie your hair
up, and let your beautiful face shine brightly.
This is also one
of the easiest hairstyles that is suitable very elegant ladies and
girls. You can choose to enhance the tail by enhancing it and making it
longer and more striking. Young girls can also use this hairstyle
effectively for long and short hair.
Choose the Perfect Hairstyle for Your Face Shape-Round Face
medium size cut that rests on your shoulders is a perfect choice for
round faces. This gives you a stylish, yet edgy, look that maintains a
certain level of class.
A useful tip is to add a few inches to the cut to increase the volume of the hair.
Have it flat ironed and highlighted to give it more funk to give the edgy touch of a woman with class.
* Heart Face
Choose the Perfect Hairstyle for Your Face Shape-Heart Shape
pixie coy haircut is a favorite for heart-shaped faces. This range of
short hairstyles is popular with celebrities like Halle Berry, Rihanna
and Katy Perry. This is a popular trend that is easy to maintain while
You can add a little funk by applying various
dyes and highlights like blonde and copper or luminous colors that bring
out the fun personality in you.
* Square Shape
Perfect Hairstyle for Your Face Shape-Square Shape Have graduated layers
which are long that sit well on the shoulders. This hairstyle is for
confident women and girls. It is a perfect everyday look and you can
spruce it up with curves and waves that have an overlapping effect.
highlights to give your hair a nice gradient that suits your face
shape. Blond seems to be a crowd favorite but when it comes to colors,
choose the one that fits your hairstyle.
* Long Face
Choose the Perfect Hairstyle for Your Face Shape-Long Shape
a narrow face, long-flowing sweeping curls are the ideal hairstyle for
your hair. The curls give a sense of attitude and elegance. Let your
hair flow past your shoulders almost reaching your upper waist. This
hairstyle is suitable for weddings and formal functions.
You can also add various highlights like blonde, brunette or different bold-colored highlights for more personality.
can be fun when exploring and choosing one that suits your face shape
which is vital in creating a nice overall look. Remember that hairstyles
are coupled with the outfit that you’re wearing. Always explore
different hairstyles and highlights to find the hairstyle that suits
your needs and fits your personality.