Once you settle on the proportional styles for your visage,
you’ve definitely decoded one of the most important secrets on how to always
look stunning. A pair of sunglasses is an instant outfit booster that
transforms the most basic of outfits.
This year’s shades trends are as versatile as they may come
ranging from new designs and fresh updates to classics in both oversize and
First and foremost, determine your face shape to better choose the optimal
frames to suit you.
The key factor to this is to measure your face in 4 steps; measure from the hairline to the bottom of the chin, the width of the cheek bone and not from ear to ear, and finally the width of the forehead and the jaw.
These measurements will identify the prominence of the cheekbone, the balance of the forehead with the chin and the length of the face compared to the width. From there on, picking the best frame for sunglasses or eyeglasses won’t be easier.
Oval face shapes; which are longer than wider, have plenty of
options that would add structure to this soft visage, like Jennifer Lawrence’s.
Avoid overly oversized silhouettes and you can pull off any frame style from
squares, rectangles, unisex silhouettes, retro rounded styles to the
universally flattering aviator.
Complement your full
glam, opting for a slightly mini acetate frame in brown or more cheerful tones
such transparent green or stark white, a modern take on the classic cat eye
specs in a variety of colors, or an aviator in matte gunmetal frame and flat
Round face shapes, like Emma Stone’s, are as wide as they’re long and the
jawline is rounded off, smooth with no pointed or prominent chin and the
forehead is in balance with the jawline.
Remember to avoid the wayfarer, brow-line and micro designs.
Your best choices are oversized styles, rectangles; squares that would help add
structure to this non-structured visage.
Bold designs are what best suit you to add emphasis to the eyes
rather than the face shape. Rectangular and angular frames are the safe best.
Look sharp in a black angular cat eye or a pair of chic retro-inspired
rectangular silhouette specs in translucent temples and brown, brick or
Spoil yourself to a pair of sunglasses, or more, for a guaranteed stunning look
in the summer. Keep on scrolling for more on the best shades of the year.
About the author;
This article was written by guest author Reham selim.