Any hairdresser will advise you on the best style and cut to suit your face shape, but there are certain styles that you just can’t go wrong with. We give you the haircuts that suit everyone, no matter what your face shape, these haircuts will flatter you always. If you're unsure about what you should get but still want to look fabulous, these will never fail you. Go through this list whenever you’re in doubt about going under your stylist’s scissors.
Not too long and not too short, this medium length helps elongate a round face while making a long face look wider. Layers help add some shape and volume to the do and are also great for holding beachy waves if you want a break from the flat iron. This style is perfect if you want to try something new but without going too short. It works well for an office as well as a casual setting.
There’s no denying that this style is definitely the “it” haircut of the season. With numerous celebrities cropping their long locks for a slightly longer version of the bob, we can’t get enough of this chic hairstyle. Get your hairdresser to create an angle so your front is slightly longer than the back for a sexy edge. If you feel like your hair is too thick to go this short, your stylist just needs to texturize your locks a bit to tweak it to suit you perfectly. A paddle brush and a blow dryer is all you need to maintain this style that definitely makes for some fuss-free fabulousness.
There’s a reason why Jen Aniston's “Rachel” hairstyle is so iconic, even today, it’s because layers suit everybody and are perfect for adding some gorgeous depth to your mane, no matter how long or short you want to keep it. Choppy layers bring plenty of volume and character to your locks and are easy to tweak to suit you best. If you have a round face, then your layers can start from your chin to help elongate your face and if your face is long, then they can start higher up, around your cheeks to help widen your face. Just add a few spritzes of a shine spray for a lush, glossy finish to your strands that will definitely land you plenty of appreciative glances.
Bangs are definitely the easiest way to change up your look and freshen up your style without having to chop off all of your locks. Now a full box fringe may not be everybody’s cup of tea but cute, angular bangs on the side suit practically any face. They’re great for covering a wide forehead, adding dimension to a round face or width to a long face and also help softening a square-shaped face. Side-swept bangs – long or short go perfectly with hair of any length and texture and are universally flattering.
If you’ve always secretly wanted to go short but had no idea if it would suit you, then a racy pixie cut is what you should get. It’s a daring style that will definitely help you turn heads no matter what. It’s exactly how Emma Watson shed her cute school-girl image, by chopping off her long locks and making the world sit up and take notice of the beautiful woman she had blossomed into. Yes, even if you have a round face a pixe cut with longish layers will look fantastic on you and heart and square-shaped layers can get a softer cut that isn’t too spikey to compliment them best. Get this haircut when you’re feeling extra bold and in the mood for a dramatic makeover that will really help you grab attention.
If the pixie cut is a tad too short for your liking, then you can make a classic statement with a blunt bob and stay more in your comfort zone. It makes for a refreshing change from boring long locks and brings a sexy charm to your style. You can add a long side-swept fringe to add dimension or make it longer in the front to balance out a round face. From Victoria Beckham to Freida Pinto, there’s no denying that the bob can add a shot of fierce fashion to your appearance no matter what you step out in.
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