Hairstyles

13 Best Haircuts for Round Faces

Create a slimmer face shape with a haircut that flatters your features

Celebrities like Chrissy Teigen and Kirsten Dunst embrace haircuts for round faces that soften their face shape. How can you be sure if you have a round face? Get out your tape measure. If the width of your cheekbones, jaw and forehead are all about the same measurement, you likely have a round face. Read on to see the hottest hairstyles for round faces.

Wavy Bob
Cameron Diaz allows her round face shape to look stunning with a wavy bob. The waves fall into her face and soften the shape.
Cameron Diaz's Wavy Bob

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Side-Swept Bangs
One of the most popular haircuts for round faces is the addition of side-swept bangs. These draw more attention to the eyes and can even lengthen the face. The trick is to ensure that they hit at the cheekbone so that they draw attention to your angles and create a slimming, contoured effect.
Nicole Richie's Side-Swept Bangs

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Curtain Bangs
Women with round faces can use curtain bangs to offset the roundness and make the face appear more elongated. The key is to part the bags slightly off-center.
Kirsten Dunst's Curtain Bangs

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Pixie Cut
The pixie cut is a classic among round face haircuts. It's ideal when volume is added by keeping the tresses on top of the head a bit longer. This helps to lengthen round face shapes.
Gennifer Goodwin's Pixie Cut

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Asymmetrical Bob
Here's a simple but eye-catching haircut for a round face. An asymmetrical bob allows the face to look oval thanks to longer hair that falls near the front of the face.
Kelly Clarkson's Asymmetrical Bob

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Long Hair
When you're seeking out the best haircuts for round faces, you should never overlook the value of long hair. That's because voluminous long hair is effective at elongating the face. Add an off-center part for even more style. You can even get creative with it, as there are numerous long hairstyles for round faces.
Mila Kunis' Long Hair

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Tousled Lob
Chrissy Teigen knows a thing or two about hairstyles for a round face, and you can sport the same type of short, bouncy curls that this celeb is so well-known for. This will help elevate your cheekbones and draw more attention to the angles of your face.
Chrissy Teigen's Tousled Lob

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Short Bob
If you want to rock one of the top haircuts for round faces, ask your hairstylist for a short bob. The look will widen your smile and can soften the jawline with hair that covers part of the cheeks.
Kate Mara's Short Bob

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Medium Layers
Celebrities like Natalie Portman have worn medium layers to frame the face. This is one of those round face hairstyles that makes the face appear smaller.
Natalie Portman's Medium Layers

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Soft Bangs
Soft bangs are ideal for round faces because they soften pronounced features with the extra hair that covers the forehead.
Deborah Kaplan's Soft Bangs

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Short Diagonal Bangs
Short diagonal bangs are one of the best hairstyles for round faces because the bangs draw more attention to the top of the head.
Bella Heathcote's Short Diagonal Bangs

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Uneven Bangs
More girls are rocking uneven bangs with an edgy shag haircut. This is an excellent hairstyle for a round face because it balances out the face shape.
Victoria Beckham's Uneven Bangs

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Angled Layers
Angled layers fall past the chin and create an oval face shape. The layers can be styled by wrapping your hair away from your face with a curling iron.
Jennifer Aniston's Angled Layers

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