Sunglasses are an accessory that, whether we like it or not, have an important role in our style. In addition, they are an effective protective weapon against the damage that sun exposure can cause. Reasons enough not to leave home without using them. To make sure you make the best decision when buying them, it is essential to know the type of face we have and the most favorable model for each one.
A simple and quick trick to identify the shape of your face is to take a red lipstick and draw a line around it, so you can realize the silhouette you have. Once you do, you must choose the option of lenses that best suits you and that harmonizes with your features, making you feel beautiful and safe. To help you achieve this, we bring you a basic guide that will do the homework for you!
This type of face is practically as long as wide, has no sharp angles, tends to be wider on the cheeks and the chin is short. You can opt for rectangular or square lenses, helping to counteract the roundness and give the illusion of a longer face. Large ones are recommended to cover the width of the cheekbones.
The square faces have similarity in the width of the forehead, cheekbones and jaw. The marked jaw protrudes as the most obvious characteristic. Opting for oval or round sunglasses is recommended as they help soften the features. The iconic aviator style lenses also fit perfectly
Generally, it has very sharp angles with somewhat wider temples. The forehead and the lower area of the chin are narrower but with marked cheekbones and a defined but short chin. Your best alternative are oval lenses, preventing them from being larger than the top of your cheekbones. You can also bet on the aviator style and even square lenses, as long as they do not overshadow your face.
It is considered the most proportionate and symmetrical. The forehead is slightly wider than the chin and narrows from top to bottom. For this type of face the options are more varied because everything looks good. What is advised is to choose a model proportional to the size of your face, regardless of the style.