How to choose sunglasses for your face shape…

Summer is here and that means one thing… time to treat yourself to a new pair of sunglasses. Whether you are the type of girl to buy one versatile pair that goes with every outfit, or you like to mix and match your shades, we’ve got you covered.

Choosing sunglasses can be a little tricky, especially when ordering online, so we’ve created the ultimate guide to help you find a pair that suits your face shape every damn time.

Finding sunglasses for your face shape

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Sunglasses for oval faces

Celebs with oval faces: Beyonce, Rihanna, Tyra Banks

If you have an oval shaped face, then congratulations, you can pull off pretty much any style of sunglasses. Oval faces generally have a more narrow forehead and chin and cheekbones to die for. If you opt for square sunglasses, your face shape will appear more angular and contoured, but if you go for round sunglasses your features will appear softened. Maybe stay away from micro glasses though, they may make your face look longer than it actually is.

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Sunglasses for round faces

Celebs with round faces: Chrissy Teigen, Kylie Jenner, Jennifer Hudson

People with round faces usually have a lightly defined chin and cheekbones, with your forehead and cheeks being of similar width. If that sounds familiar, then opt for square or rectangular sunglasses. They will make your face appear sharper and contoured. Choose larger frames rather than small round ones.

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Sunglasses for heart-shaped faces

Celebs with heart-shaped faces: Kate Hudson, Taylor Swift, Emma Watson

The typical features of a heart shaped face are: wide forehead and cheeks, with a cute little narrow chin. If we have just described you, then choose rounded frames. You wanna go for glasses that create balance between the brows and your chin, without making your forehead seem bigger than it is.

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Sunglasses for square faces

Celebs with square faces: Margot Robbie, Angelina Jolie, Nicole Richie

If your forehead, cheeks and jaw are approximately the same width, then you probably fall under the category of having a square-shaped face. Rounded sunglasses are perfect for softening your features, but if you wanna shaw off that killer jawline, choose angular or square shapes.

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In summary, there are certain rules to choosing sunglasses, but at the end of the day f*ck the rules. If you really like a pair of glasses that don’t fall into your ‘ideal eyewear shape’, then who cares? Just wear want you want and look good doing it.

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