Choosing The Right Hairstyle

You can enhance your looks with a hairstyle that suits your face shape. Paying attention to your face shape will enable you to draw attention to your best features, while minimizing less desirable features. In the first video you can learn how to work out what your face shape is.


Whether you have long hair or short hair, the tips in this video will give you food for thought when choosing a hairstyle.


Face Shapes
Oval – Face balanced in three equal parts. Forehead is wider than the chin, prominent cheekbones, face gracefully tapers to a narrow oval chin
Round – Face has a fuller appearance with almost has the same length as width. Face is widest at the cheeks
Long – Face has an elongated/long appearance. Forehead, cheekbones and jawline are all about the same width
Square – Forehead, cheekbones and jawline all about the same width. Square jawline is the most obvious feature
Heart – Forehead higher, jaw and cheek bone balanced in length. Similar to oval but the chin tapers to a point
Diamond – Not as common as the other face shapes.
Typically the face is highly angular, the forehead is somewhat short and the face is widest at the temples