Here's how to figure out your face shape

The INSIDER Summary:

• Knowing your face shape is useful for everything from getting a haircut to buying sunglasses, however, it can be hard to do.

• We spoke to a facial plastic surgeon who said that there are around six different shapes.


Identifying your face shape can be helpful in many circumstances.

It can help you decide what kind of a haircut to get, what kind of glasses or hats to buy, and what kind of makeup to use.

But it can be hard to tell if your face is shaped more like a heart or a square, so we chatted with Dr. Jeffrey Spiegel, a facial plastic surgeon, to get some advice.

Take a look at the graphic below to see the different face shapes out there, and which one most closely resembles yours.

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