Which Cut Works Best With Your Face Shape?
Almost every woman can wear short hair. The secret is finding the right cut for your face shape and hair texture.
The #1 rule when choosing a short hairstyle: Choose a cut that flatters your face shape. Short cuts are popular because they make your features the center of attention. Here are a few tips that should help you:
If you have a square face, show off your strong jaw with a bob that hits you at the jawbone. Make sure to ask your stylist for a "graduated bob" which is shorter in back and angles longer towards the front. Something similar to this cut on Christina Ricci.
If you have a round face, consider a short cut that ends an inch or two below the jawbone and has a few long layers, like this long bob on Sandra Bullock. I also love this pixie hairstyle on actress Ginnifer Goodwin.
Many women with long face shapes have a high forehead. Cover up your large forehead with blunt or side-swept bangs like these..