What Sunglasses Fit My Face: what’s the best shape for me?

Best Sunglasses For Face ShapeAre you looking to buy a new pair of sunglasses but aren’t sure what style suits your face? With summer right around the corner now is the perfect time to find that perfect pair of shades.

The first step in your search process is to determine your face shape. Learn how here. Now you’re ready to pick out a style of sunglasses.

Heart Shaped

Description: With a broad forehead, strong cheekbones and a small chin picking a rounded frame will compliment and balance your overall look.

Look for: Round frames.

Round Shaped

Description: The goal is to create definition by making your cheeks appear slimmer with frames that accentuate and lengthen your facial structure. You can create a defined/thinner shape with a style such as wayfarers.

Look for: Wayfarer, Aviator, wide, rectangular frames.

Oval

Description: This specific face shape is the easiest to fit because almost any style works well. You’re able to experiment with almost any kind of sunglasses depending on your preference choice.

Look for: Round rimmed, soft angular frames.

Square

Description: Those with a square shaped face (broad forehead, wide cheekbones and a prominent jawline) should wear a style that has a curve or that is rounded. This rounded style will help give a balanced look and round out sharpness.

Look for: Aviators, rounded lenses, cat-eye

Still unsure of what type of style would be best for you? Stop by a nearby City Sports location and try on a few different styles!

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