The ideal haircut isn’t required to keep up with the latest hair trends. It should be in tune with the quality of your hair, the shape of your face and the characteristic face features that you have. Your hair is an important part of your overall appearance and not every haircut looks good on everyone, that’s why you need to find the perfect haircut for your face shape. Here’s how:
Find the perfect haircut for your face shape
Perfect haircut for your face shape – Oval face
If you have oval face, be proud with it. This face shape is the most balanced of all face shapes and therefore almost every haircut (long or short) will look good on you. But to highlight your beautiful oval face even more, it’s important that you have a little bit of volume in your chin area so layered wavy hair will look great on you. Avoid creating volume at the top of your head, it’ll just elongate your face in a funny way.
Perfect haircut for your face shape – Square face
If you have square face shape, you need to select a haircut that will make your face more oval. It’s best to have a long hair, but avoid the long straight hair because it’ll highlight the your square face shape even more. For this face shape, you need get the attention away from your mouth area. If you have square face shape, it’s best to have long hair with big bouncy curls and you should definitely have a side part.
Perfect haircut for your face shape – Round face
If you have a round face shape, your objective is to make it look longer. Try to add more volume to your hair. Try haircuts that create volume at the top of your head and less volume on the sides. Usually these types of haircuts have many layers which add extra bounciness to your hair. If you have long hair, cut your hair into layers, with some short layers at the top. If you prefer short hair, be careful what haircut you choose, because some short haircuts (like the bob haircut) can highlight the round face shape even more.
Perfect haircut for your face shape – Heart shaped face
If you have heart shaped face you need to try to give you hair some volume in your mouth area. One haircut that looks perfect on heart shaped face is the bob haircut. The popular bob haircut will create more volume in your mouth area and it’ll balance out your face shape. Avoid bangs, especially full and thick bangs because they’ll make your chin look even more pointier.
Perfect haircut for your face features
Long nose. If you have long nose, cut some side swept bangs and avoid wearing your hair in a ponytail.
Small nose. The curly hair will look perfectly on you. Avoid all kinds of bangs.
Long neck. You should have a long hair or at least shoulder length hair, that will ‘hide’ your neck.
Short neck. Cut your hair short or wear it in a ponytail.
If you’re short, avoid those luxurious long hair hairstyles filled with volume because they’ll look ‘too heavy’ on you and make you look even shorter. Wear them only if you’re tall.
These little secrets will hopefully help you to find the perfect haircut for your face shape, to hide the things that you don’t like and to highlight your beautiful features.