Determining the best bangs for your face is essential, but can be tricky. You have to consider your hair texture as well as the shape of your face to get the best look. If you have straight, medium-thick hair, you’re in luck: you have the most versatile hair for bangs, Curly girls should go for soft and wispy, while women with thin hair should aim for mini bangs above the brow line. There is a bang style right for every face shape.

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If you have an oval face, go for side-swept or blunt-cut bangs. Both styles lessen the length of the face a bit.

If you have a round face, go for side-swept bangs, The angle keeps the bangs from making your face look wider.

If you have a heart-shaped face, get your bangs cut with your natural part so that the bangs do not add volume to the top of your head.

If you have a square face, pick arched bangs. Pick soft cuts that balance the sharpness of your jaw.

If you have a long face, pick blunt-cut bangs right at the brow line to shorten your forehead.

Tips

  • If you want to accentuate your eyes, cut bangs right above brow line.

  • Thick bangs that are also too long my bring out your nose… consider if you want that.