10 Gorgeous Hairstyles for Women with Square-shaped Face
There are tons of different hairstyles that can either make or break your whole look. There are certain hairstyles that look gorgeously amazing on your friend’s face but when you finally decided to get the same haircut, you find it quite unflattering. One huge factor involved in this is your face shape. Every face shape has a corresponding haircut that flatters your face. It is either you enhance or disguise your face shape depending on personal preference.
In this article, we are going to share you the 10 most gorgeous hairstyles that you can try if you have a square-faced shape. (Read more about hairstyles here: 8 Most Popular Hairstyles of 2016) Having a square face shape means you have stronger features and bone structure. Your jaw line is quite prominent and your chin isn’t as sharp as the ones with heart-shaped and diamond-shaped faces. Well, before you think that it is difficult to find a hairstyle to best complement your face shape, think again. We have got you all covered! Check out this list of stunning Hollywood A-listers with square-faced shapes and how they rock their gorgeous hairstyles.
#1 Angelina Jolie – Elegant Boffant Updo with Side Fringe
Angelina Jolie is the epitome of having a beautiful square face shape. Her jaw line is quite prominent which is why it’s very much noticeable at first glance. In this particular look, Angelina Jolie went for a classy bouffant updo with her side fringes grazing the corners of her face. This way, she draws more attention to her face, chin and shoulders instead of drawing too much attention to her jaw line. This hairstyle is also perfect for formal holiday galas or fancy evening dinner dates.
#2 Paris Hilton – Asymmetrical Angled Bob
Just like Angelina Jolie, Paris Hilton also has very prominent facial features. With her square-shaped face, having an angled asymmetrical cut would suit her best. In this particular look, her haircut gave more depth to her face by having the strands of one side longer than the other. In addition, her subtle side fringe also added elegance to her effortlessly classic hairdo.
#3 Gisele Bundchen – Asymmetrical Layers
This glorious blowout not only highlights Gisele Bundchen’s face shape but her beautiful long neck as well. Her long tresses are already sexy on its own but having her hair asymmetrically layered added drama to the whole look. Her center part shows how even both sides are – perfectly complementing her very top model facial bone structure. If you want to get creative with your long hair, try these 10 Easy Braided Hairstyles that are Trending this Season.
#4 Gwyneth Paltrow – Subtle Textured Waves
How alluring is this perfect go-to hairstyle! If you are someone who wants to tone the shape of your face down a bit, this is the perfect hairstyle top go by. Gwyneth had her straight blowout to create enough volume to the roots and she had the ends subtly curled for it to give a messy and textured look. These soft and subtle waves perfectly hide her strong jaw line and instead highlight her chin and face.
#5 Heidi Klum – Flicked Layered Cut with Full Bangs
Heidi Klum’s hairstyle is a great hair inspiration if you are someone who has a longer face of bigger forehead. Having full fringe will perfectly hide it for you and have attention drawn to you prominent facial angles. To enhance your asset, which is your square-shaped face, have your hair layered and flicked out a bit. This will add depth to your face and enhance your best facial features.
#6 Keira Knightley – Angled Medium Bob
With an angled bob that has longer hair strands in the front and shorter at the back, your square-shaped face will definitely look proportionate. This is also a great hairstyle if you want to tone down your strong facial features, just like Keira’s very prominent facial structure. Have your hair styled with longer lengths at the front that gradually goes short all the way to the nape. This will give your face a much angular look.
#7 Kirsten Dunst – Classic Short Bob
If one of your new year’s resolutions is to get a whole new look next year, why not kick 2017 off with a chic short hairstyle! This gorgeously classic short hair bob which Kirsten Dunst flaunted on the red carpet is definitely a hairstyle to go for if you have a square face shape. If you are feeling your face shape (because it’s an asset, girl!), then tuck one side behind your ear to have everyone swoon over your beautiful jaw line! More trendy short hairstyles here.
#8 Lucy Liu – Voluminous Subtle Beach Waves with Full Fringe
Adding volume to your hair balances your locks to your strong facial features. If you want something classy and not too overly dramatic, then here’s a look you can take from Lucy Liu. She went for a bit of volume on her very subtle beach waves to enhance her facial features instead of hiding it. To keep her face looking perfectly angular, she went for a full front fringe as well.
#9 Olivia Wilde – Soft Curls with Eye-skimming Fringe
If you do not wish to fully accentuate your square face shape and prominent jaw line, it is always safe to go for eye-skimming fringes. It helps draw proportion to your facial features without hiding your asset. In addition, it also goes well to any length of hair. In case of Olivia Wilde’s look, she went for softly tamed curls with her long locks. Plus, her ombre hair color made it look extra fabulous and trendy too.
#10 Paulina Porizkova – Voluminous Layered Blowout
One of the best supermodels of all time, Paulina Porizkova, also rocks an enchanting square face shape. She flaunts her beautiful face shape with a voluminous blowout that featured very soft waves. The waves go randomly outwards and inwards to create more definition to the whole look. It also helped emphasize Paulina’s stunning facial bone structure.
Now this wraps our list of 10 gorgeous hairstyles to perfectly complement your square-shaped face. We really hope that this list helped you choose the perfect look to go for this holiday season! If you are still thinking about how to perfectly glam up this holiday season, check our Holiday Inspired Fashion Posts!