Before you choose a haircut, you have to identify the shape of your face. Look at a picture of yourself, and trace the lines of your forehead, jaw, and chin.
A round face will be close to a true circle and have a soft jawline.
A square face has straighter lines and an angular jaw.
An oval face is elongated with a narrow forehead and chin.
A heart-shaped face
has five points—two at the forehead, two at the jaw, and one at the chin.
Regardless of your face shape, you can wear your hair short, medium, or long—just be sure to follow our tips for the ideal cut and style. To illustrate, we found eight gorgeous celebrities who've perfectly matched their face shape to a flattering hairstyle >>