How to Part Your Hair According to Your Face Shape

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How to Part Your Hair According to Your Face Shape

Many use makeup to carve out or exaggerate their features–contour, highlighter, bronzer, and more are all used for bringing out features we want to accentuate. But did you know that the way you part your hair can also showcase your face in the most flattering way? Continue reading to find out how to part your hair for your best look. 

Does Your Hair Part Really Matter? 

Well, if you don’t care for the parting of your hair, then do you! But the way you part your hair can accentuate certain features and give you a quick, natural glow-up. A middle part doesn’t always work because everyone’s face shape is different. Someone with an oval face shape could benefit from a center part more than someone with a heart shape. Many hair blunders may have happened because the hair parting was off. Additionally, hair plays a huge role in our confidence, whether we like to admit it or not. We can feel much more confident in ourselves when our hair looks great. So let’s find what styles work for us. 

How to Part Your Hair 

Start with the Basics

Before you begin your journey with parting your hair, make sure you consider the following: hair length, hair type, and what you think is flattering. Your hair length can determine how your hair is parted; a middle part can look amazing on you with longer tresses, but in a short bob, it may not be the best look. Your hair texture can also factor into your decision. Curly hair falls differently from straight hair and can influence how you part your hair based on practicality. Lastly, flattery is subjective. Do what makes you feel beautiful and what you feel works for you!

Best Part for a Heart-Shaped Face

Heart-shaped faces have excellent cheekbone structures and a very narrow chin. A middle part may work for you if you want to emphasize your already prominent features. However, a deep side part is beautiful for those who want to soften their features. This part breaks up the face, especially the chin, and still accentuates your gorgeous features. 

Best Part for a Round Face

Round faces are usually shorter in length with fullness in the cheeks and jawline. A middle part can give the illusion of a longer face with more structure, which can be a flattering look for you. Want to add more dimension? Opt for layered bangs with the middle part to define your cheekbones and jawline.  

Best Part for an Oval-Shaped Face

If you have an oval-shaped face, you’re in luck! Oval-shaped faces can pull off almost any look. Have fun parting your hair in different ways to figure out which style you like the best. We suggest an off-center part as an option, but of course, choose what’s most flattering to you!

Best Part for a Square-Shaped Face 

Square faces have strong jawlines where a middle part will make it more pronounced. Soften your features by choosing a side-part with bangs. Swoop bangs can draw attention away from your jawline and give you a chic look. 

Need Professional Help? Visit Bella Salon!

Not having the best luck with parting your hair? Don’t fret! Visit our stylists at Bella Salon, and let us assist you in achieving the best look for you. Our team of hair experts has over 20 years of experience, and we are passionate about making our clients look and feel their best once they leave our chair. Contact us today to book an appointment! 978-777-3717

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