The Best Sunglasses For Your Face

June 27, 2015
The Best Sunglasses For Your Face

Who hasn’t purchased the sunglasses of their dreams (also at a discount), only to wait for them to arrive and then not suit your face – at all? We’ve all been there! So rather than repeating this mistake over and over again, make sure you take a look at our guide below before buying another pair of unflattering sunglasses!

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A round face usually works with sunglasses that are square, or even aviator frames. It helps to add some definition to a round face, without feeling too overwhelming.

The Best Sunglasses For Your Face


Do you have an oval face? Congratulations – this shape actually looks amazing with almost any types of sunglasses. However, it’s important to stay away from small, circular frames since they can only lengthen your face.

The Best Sunglasses For Your Face


If your face is slightly curved, especially around the jaw, choose a pair of rounded frames to soften everything out. Something edgy might look a little too harsh on the lower dimensions of your face.

The Best Sunglasses For Your Face


A heart-shaped face usually has a pointy chin, which can make it difficult to find a perfect pair of sunnies. Square frames help to even-out the proportions, while still looking cool and edgy at the same time.

The Best Sunglasses For Your Face


Anyone with a diamond-shaped face (long and pointy at all ends) will look amazing with curved or angular lenses. Something straight along the top and curvy down the bottom is ideal for this shape.

The Best Sunglasses For Your Face

Images via Her Campus, eBay, Instagram, Karen Walker, Pinterest

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