With the temperatures rising and the sun shining strong, camping, hikes and beach days are right around the corner. That means it is the perfect time of year to shop for a new pair of sunglasses. From oval, round and square shaped faces to heart and triangle shaped faces here is your guide to finding the perfect pair of sunglasses for you.
The oval face shape is slightly wider at the cheekbones, gently narrowing at the forehead and jaw. For this face shape stick to the trends, choosing an oversized frame with a bold shape.
The round face shape has softer angles with slightly wider cheekbones and an equally wide forehead and jaw. For this face shape choose rectangular shaped frames with bold angular lines, these frames will sharpen your softer features creating a bold new look. Look for frames with colours and patterns to make your sunglasses standout.
The square face shape has more angular lines with equally wide cheekbones, forehead and jaw. For this face shape choose thin round frames that are slightly wider than your cheekbones creating a less overwhelming look on your more angular features. These sunglasses will look chic and dainty during the warmer months styling them with a sundress and heels.
The heart face shape is the widest at the forehead, gradually narrowing through to the jaw. For this face shape choose frames that are designed with a slightly wider width then your forehead for a better balance. This face shape looks great with wayfarer style frames that have detailing on the lower side of the sunglasses.
The triangle face shape is widest at the jaw, gradually narrowing through to the forehead. For this face shape choose frames that are slightly wider than your jawline to balance out your face and shades. Cat eye sunglasses look great on this face shape, choose frames with detailing on the upper side to balance out the shades with your features perfectly.
Be sure to use this guide the next time you are looking to add to your sunglasses collection helping you to shop smarter not harder in searching out the perfect pair that will look great on your face shape season after season.