The time for “settling for less” is OVER! For everything in life, really, but we’re focusing on one part of that: getting a great haircut. There’s no reason you shouldn’t leave the salon every time rocking a haircut that makes you look and feel fabulous. Here are our 10 tips on how you can take charge every time to get the best haircut you ever had.
1: KNOW YOUR FACE SHAPE
Ever wonder why a haircut looks great on one person, not so much on another? This has a lot to do with face shape. There are five general shapes: round, square, oval, diamond and heart. Against individual features like cheekbones, chin and forehead, a haircut can range from ultra-flattering to not right at all. You want your haircut to make your face look chiseled, bringing attention to your eyes and mouth.
If you’re unsure of your face shape, watch this video to find out. Once you know, you can figure out what cuts will look best on you.