The heart face shape is one whose distinguishing features are high cheekbones and a jawline that ends in a defined chin. Your face is shaped like a heart in the sense that the widest part of your face is at the top and the narrowest part is at the bottom. It may also be called an inverted triangle. If you are wondering on how to get the best frames for a heart face shape, here is how.
How to know if you have a heart face shape
- you have a broad forehead
- pointed or narrow chin
- high cheekbones
what to look out for in frames
- frames wider than your forehead
- frames with details in lower half
- light colours
So how do you know what kind of glasses will look best on a heart shaped face?
When choosing glasses for a heart-shaped face, the aim to make the width at the top of the face smaller while broadening the appearance of the chin.
The best frames are those that are wider than your forehead or have prominent end points. Examples of such frames are the clubmaster and the cat-eye frames.
Another trick in softening your look is choosing frames that come in light colours or with detailing like a floral pattern or animal print.
The good thing with heart shaped faces is their versatility and so many different frames will suit you.