How to choose earrings for your face shape might not be a question you’ve ever asked yourself – but there is a reason to do it! There is more to choosing an earring than just its beauty – if you really want to wow with your jewelry choices, you just might want to pick a pair of earring that will perfectly compliment your face. Read on to discover which earring is perfect for you!
While every face is unique in its beauty, they all share a certain characteristic – a shape. This can be oval, square, long, round, heart-shaped, diamond.
Just like with makeup and hair, certain shapes can be made more striking by choosing a perfect pair of earrings.
Earrings for a round face
A round face means that your face is wide at your cheekbones and does not narrow down to your chin. Celebrities with a similar face shape are Kate Winslet or Drew Barrymore.
Round faces can benefit from choosing long, drop earrings – a perfect choice to offset the roundness! Studs and hoop earrings have a tendency to enhance the roundness, so if you don’t want that, steer clear!
Earrings for a heart-shaped face
A heart-shaped face is the one that narrows towards the chin, and the forehead is wider than the cheeks. Similar to Reese Witherspoon.
Earring best for hear shaped faces are wider at the bottom – for example, teardrop earrings would be a great choice.
Earrings for an oval face
Oval faces are the lucky ones – almost any earring will work well! Oval faces’ foreheads are not too wide, the line from the forehead matches with the cheekbones, and it may narrow slightly towards the chin. Kate Hudson and Beyoncé Knowles have oval shapes faces.
While pears and teardrops might really compliment these faces, ovals are free to pick, choose and experiment fully!
Earrings for an oblong shape
These kinds of faces are similar to oval shapes, though they are just a little longer and thinner. Angelina Jolie has a similar face shape.
Earring best suited for an oblong face shape are earrings that can give your face a fuller look. Studs, clustered earrings, pearls are some of the choices that can work really well.
Earrings for a square face
Square faces are generally the similar in width from forehead to jawline. One example you may have seen is Salma Hayek.
Hoops are perfect for this face shape, as are any earrings that are longer in length. Any pair with round, soft edges is a great choice.
Earrings for a diamond shape
Diamond faces’ forehead and chin are narrower than the cheekbones. Katherine Hepburn and Sophia Loren are some of the women with diamond-shaped faces.
A good choice for diamond faces are tasseled or wide earrings that can compliment this shape. Earrings with delicate drops are also a good choice.
Now that you know which earrings will best compliment your face, come into our store and find what you’re looking for! We can even make you a custom pair, but if you already have a favorite, you can bring it over for our repair services!