Not only are side-swept beach waves super sexy and glamorous, but they also combine some of the most flattering hairstyle elements for round faces.
It may seem counterintuitive, but a short, voluminous hairstyle can be very flattering for round faces and is ideal for those with naturally thick hair.
While the classic long, ’70s Afro can make your face appear wider, a short Afro looks fantastic on round face shapes as your stylist can make subtle changes to suit you.
Want to flatter your round face without changing your medium-length hair? Try adding face-framing waves and highlights.
Dynamic haircuts, like an asymmetrical lob, look fantastic on round faces as they visually ‘cut’ the face, making it look around two-thirds of its usual width.
Updos can be tricky for ladies with round faces, as you need to incorporate plenty of volume at the crown to balance your wide cheekbones.
While women with round faces are generally advised to avoid super straight or short haircuts, the straight side-part bob haircut is the exception to the rule.
A half up half down hairstyle flatters a round face by drawing the eye up to the crown of your head. It is similar to an updo in that way.
For ladies who want to show off their edgy style, a side undercut is an excellent option. Plus, it has the bonus of being very flattering on a round face.
One of the cutest – yet most stylish – haircut options for round faces is a bob haircut with a side fringe. The key to adapting the cut for a round face is in the details.