Similar to clothes, the perfect hairstyle is not one-size-fits-all. Have you ever seen a particular hairstyle on someone and think it looks great but when the barber completes his cut, it’s nothing like you imagined? That is because not every haircut will fit a particular face shape. Before you take in a seat in the stylist’s chair, learn about what hairstyle will suit your facial structure because a few inches will make all the difference.
If you have an oval face shape, it is safe to say that you can experiment with different hairstyles to find the perfect haircut. The structure of your face is symmetrical and well-proportioned. In this case, any chosen hairstyle is likely to support the shape of your face. Some hairstyles that will suit you well are a comb over fade, pompadour, quiff, and a slick back undercut.
A round face shape has a circular structure with a rounded chin and no visible lines or angles. Since you are lacking angles naturally, your haircut should be able to create the illusion of structure to define your face.
Some hairstyles that will suit you well and lead to some definition are pompadour, flat top, spiky hair, and a bald face with a slick back.
A square face shape comes with a masculine look. It is characterized by sharp jawlines and even proportions within the overall appearance. Similar to the oval, this is a great foundation for many versatile looks. You can go longer or shorter when getting a haircut. Some hairstyles that will suit you well are buzz cuts, high fade with quiff, and a crew cut.
I hope you were able to get some insight from this guidance the next time you visit your barber. If you are searching for the perfect haircut, bring some pictures of different styles and get a professional opinion. Make sure to get a haircut with minimal hair product usage so you are able to recreate the look in the future. Something simple such as hair hair pomades. Want a new wardrobe to go along with your new look? Take a look at our custom tailored wardrobe and be sure to contact us for any questions. Until next time!