Many think wearing a short hairstyle if they have a round face will make it even more evident. But you should know that every cut can be modified in order to suit one’s hair type, texture and facial features. The only thing you need is an experienced and good stylist.
For a round face, there is another two things to remember while you consider your new hairstyle, whether short or longer. First, your hair should cover your ears. And second, adding asymmetrical bangs to create an A outline. Those two will make your face appear thinner.
There are many variations of as many hairstyles for round faces. The most popular ones for short hair are pixie and shorter bob. Both of them can be easily created with a mousse and a hair dryer.
Adding texture and defining edges will make you look really chick. As in, let’s say, short asymmetrical bob with long bangs. For an extra stylish result, consider adding some highlights, maybe in some daring and vivid color.
Layered hair chin length will also soften your face. It will create movement and add texture resulting in a beautiful feminine look.
Cropped cuts are a usual go-to with stylists especially when it comes to women who don’t like to fuss a lot about hair. It looks good and doesn’t require any maintenance except a timely visit to a stylist so it wouldn’t lose its shape.
Another stylish and modern cut is pixie with an undercut on the nape and sides. Brush the back side forward to keep the thin look on the back too. This hairstyle is perfect for those who like to experiment and play with their hair to create some distinguished result.
A-line cut is another classy cut for round faces. Bob with longer front layers is extremely flattering for a round face. It looks gorgeous with a subtle highlights.
In case your hair is thin, layered haircuts are most flattering. You can try chin length layers with or without fringes. Those will add volume while softening your facial features.
The same goes for a shaggy long bob with layers, as it will draw your face downward. You can add some waves for more texture and a messier look. On the other hand, if your hair is thick, you will appreciate the sleek and straight cut, maybe combined with some extravagant color.
Macklemore cut is for those more daring. It features longer, edgy and asymmetrically cut top and buzz on the sides. It surely can’t go unnoticed.
For a timeless and rather youthful look you can try a long and voluminous pixie. It’s longer than regular but is still low-maintenance and can look really elegant if it’s worn with a formal dress. Many celebrities are sporting this hairstyle these days.