A hairstyle can make or break your look. Therefore choosing the right hairstyle becomes very important. There are lots of factors which determine how the hairstyle will look on someone such as length and texture of hair, styling and face shape. Some hairstyles suit best on Round face shape only and the same goes with other face shapes as well.
Know If You Have a Round Face Shape
In order to determine your face shape the first thing you need to do is to tie your hair back so that you can see your full face.
Now see if the length and width of your face are almost of the same size. Another thing to check if your forehead, cheekbones and Jawline, all the three are of the same width then Yes! You have a round face. A round face is much like a square face but with softer angles. Such face shapes do not have a prominently sharp jawline and their chin shape is a bit curved.
Celebrities like Ginnifer Goodwin, Elizabeth Olsen, Isla Fisher have a perfectly round face. You have seen them how amazing they look and you too can if you get the right style done for your hair.
Points Of Caution While Choosing A Hairstyle
Having a round face is such a blessing. You look so feminine and attractive with those soft facial features. There is no doubt that everyone adores such faces. However, it does not mean that you can have any style. No! You can not do that. You must be careful while choosing a hairstyle for you because a wrong one can accentuate the roundness of your face and that will not look good at all.
Take the advice of your hairstylist and only then take some decision. we are also sharing some point which you should keep in mind before getting a new hairstyle.
Volume – Those who are going for some voluminous hairstyle, must try to have the maximum volume at the crown area. In this way, you can add some height to your face making it look longer. Avoid having volume around the jawline because it will widen your face shape.
Bangs – If you are going for bangs then choose long layered bangs instead of heavy or straight bangs. Heavy Bangs can further reduce the length of your face thus it does not seems a good option.
Curls – As said earlier, try to have the maximum curls at the crown area and not around the cheeks and jawline.
Updos – Getting a hairstyle is not enough if you can not carry that correctly. Therefore, Hair Updos are of equal importance. With a round face, updos like Buns and Top Knot look extremely attractive.
There are haircuts which can create a slimming effect on the face. In fact, there is a wide variety of such hairstyles. You can choose anyone according to the length and texture of your hair.
Hairstyle for Short Hair
When you have short hair and a round face then you must avoid hairstyles with blunt ends. They would do nothing to sharpen your Jawline, in fact, blunt ends make your face look more round.
Also, try a hairstyle which creates volume and height into your crown area as it makes your face look longer.
The Messy Pixie Hairstyle
Those with a round face have full cheeks and less length in their face. With Pixie Style, you get height into your crown area thus your face appears longer. You must have seen Miley Cyrus in that messy pixie on the crown and shaved sides. The undercut will definitely look bold and beautiful.
Shaggy Bob Style
It is the most popular style of the 2000s but still loved with the same passion by the round-faced beauties. If you have straight hair, you can easily get this style, no matter your hair is thick or thin.
As you can see that in this style, you get a lot of volume around your crown area. It would be more amazing if you get some side-swept bangs in this bob style. The beautiful bangs will definitely play their part in flattening your face shape.
Lob with Textured Style
In Past, we have seen celebrities like Sienna Miller, Jenifer Lawrance sporting Textured Lobs so we know how amazing this style looks.
Those with thick hair and a full face can try this look and believe me! You will look drop-dead gorgeous. The wavy lobs elongate your neck which gives a longer appearance in overall. Also, the wavy hair is perfect if you are going on holiday. Just color them blonde and you are good to hit any place like a diva.
Mid Parted Bob Style
The middle parting gives your face an elongating effect.
Another tip is to keep your bobs slightly longer than your chin. In this way, your face will look thinner and longer. Also in Bobs, try Square layers to balance the roundness of the face. In this style, have the roof lifting fade coloring to add the necessary drama.
Edgy Pixie Hairstyle
This hairstyle best suits the females of strong and bold personality. Also, it is an ideal hairstyle for a round face. The edgy pixies give the desired sharpness to your soft-featured round face. Additionally, you get volume on your crown which is also good. You can mix some vibrant colors like purple, pink, sea green on those pixies to get a more funky look. There is one tip for round-faced ladies is to keep the front pixies side-swept. It will enhance the sharpness and give more definition to your round facial features.
The best way to make the round shape look long is to add some height into it and what can be better than Fauxhawk for this purpose! If you have short hair and you want a bold style from it then try Fauxhawk. They look so well styled and badass too.
Fauxhawk is a bit tomboyish style thus it balances your feminine features as well. This style is one of the favourite looks of fashion models. If you want to go another step ahead you can try Mohawk style as well. This is a not so traditional but very appealing style for a female. You will definitely stand out in the crowd in this bold style.
Are you bored with the Basic Lob? Then try the Asymmetric Lob hairstyle. In this style, one side of your hair is kept a bit longer than the other side. Apart from this, lots of layers are cut at various angles in this style which gives a very nice volume to your hair. The Asymmetric Bob style goes well with both naturally straight and wavy hair.
This style work for short to medium length hair. Naturally, Lob is a style which requires less maintenance and still it looks stylish. Therefore if you have a bit busy lifestyle then you must try this hairstyle.
Hairstyle for Medium Length Hairs
It is the most popular hair length therefore there are lots of options available for women of medium length hair.
When you can think of nothing stylish, go for curls. The smooth curls are always in style. Let those curls run loose and see the magic. Also, You can add messy bangs with the curls to get a more voluminous look.
One thing to keep in mind here is that the curls should be below the chin. Also, try to have some cliff on your crown area while styling the hair.
Straight Hair with Side-swept Bangs
No doubt, straight hair look the most stylish and they are no match if you add bangs too. This style is for those who do not want to lose much hair while getting a new hairstyle.
It is easy to manage this style and you are always ready for a party with those free-flowing and bangs to add the glamour in any look. This style is the best choice for those aspiring for a formal look.
No matter what your hair length is, you can always choose layers. They are timeless fashion and always look stylish. Those are trying to grow hair, you should go for softer layers. They will also maintain the thickness in your hair. If you have a round face, then start the layers from your jawline.
Two-tone Wavy Bob Style
Colors can do wonders for your face and you can understand this better if you get the two-tone style for your face. Get some bright colors if you are more of a vibrant personality. It looks very modern and attractive.
On the other hand, waves will definitely make your face longer. Try this style of you are looking for something bold.
It is another amazing style for round-faced women. The waves create a perfect illusion of a slimmer face. This look works everywhere and needs minimal styling. You can try soft waves first if you want to see how wavy hair look on your face.
Global hair colors like brown and blonde go very well with this hairstyle.
Hairstyle for Long Hair
It is not a fact hidden from anyone that Long hair gives the best feminine look to any woman out there. Those with a round face might not like the idea of keeping the hair long but believe me! If you get them styled correctly, you can pull off the look any day. Here are some such styles –
Sleek Straight Hair
If there is any attractive hairstyle with minimum drama then that is nothing but Straight Hair. The natural black straight hair can beat any other style. Those with a round face must keep the hair in middle parting to create the illusion of length. This style is ideal for a round chubby face. You can color your hair in red or brown as these colors suit best on straight hair.
Those with thick hair can definitely try this look. In this hairstyle, you do not lose much length and still get a beautiful look. Long Layer style is a simple yet elegant style. You can get a multidimensional style with those beautiful long layers. It does not require much management too.
You can get blown out curls for a more bouncy look. Try some reddish-brown color to get a chicky look. One thing to take care of here is that the upper layer should not end at the chin. Keep them longer than that to add length into the face.
Face Framing Layers
Layers are the best when it comes to adding length into the face. The texture and color of your hairdo do not matter when you are getting the face-framing layers. They look good with all.
Begin the layers from your chin or maybe cheekbones so that your face look longer and thinner. It also gives a new definition to your jawline by making the face look less round. Ombre hair makes the face-framing layers look more attractive so Yeah! you can try them as well.
Feathered U Cut
If you are among those blessed ones who have straight long hairs then this can be your style. The U cut will give emphasizes the density and thickness of your hair.
Those feathers give the required length to your round face and at the same time look deadly gorgeous. Your tresses will appear more sleek and organized. Once you get the feathered layers, leave them free-flowing and see how many compliments you get.
Also, you can get some blonde hair highlights on your hair. They will work as a cherry on the cake.
Long Traces with Fringes
This hairstyle looks so feminine and attractive. There are a very few ladies who want to chop their long hair off and there is nothing wrong in that. However, you can still add some style into your personality by getting the Fringes. No doubt, they look super cute.
Those with a round face should try wispy long fringes. You can try some blonde color on the hair as well.