INVERTED TRIANGLE SHAPED FACE
If your forehead
is the widest part of your face, tapering down to a narrower, pointy chin,
then you have an inverted triangle face shape. This shape is similar to a
heart-shaped face, but the difference is that the heart shape is shorter and
there is usually a widow’s peak.
To balance the
inverted triangle shaped face shape, choose earrings that de-emphasize the wide
forehead, and create the illusion of width at the jawline. Chandelier or
teardrop earrings work well.
Is your face
oval like an egg? You can wear almost any shape, but triangular earrings
or simple studs will show off your lovely cheekbones best!
If your face is
circular, meaning widest at the cheekbones with no taper to the chin, then you
have a round face.
dangle earrings will elongate your face and make it look slimmer. Avoid large
circular earrings, hoops and button studs which only emphasize the roundness.
Also, stay away from drop earrings with a dangling round disc. The roundness
will only make your face look rounder.
HEART SHAPED FACE
forehead is wider than your cheeks and the lower half of your face narrows like
a heart then you have a heart-shaped face.
In this case,
you need to counterbalance your sharp chin with chandelier or teardrop
earrings. Earrings that are wider at the bottom than the top help fill in the
lower portion of your face, so your face is more balanced.
LONG AND NARROW FACE
If you have a
long, thin face choose earrings that emphasize the width of your face.
clustered earrings, short dangles, hoops in a medium to large size. Any time of
round earrings will widen your face, and make it look fuller.
Gals with wide
square jaws ( forehead and jawline are similar widths) need to soften the hard
edges of their face.
To do this, go
for earrings that are medium to long with rounded edges. Oval shapes soften
things up, and circular earrings and hoop earrings work well too. Stay away
from square studs or any kind of earring with a square as it only reinforces
WEAR EARRINGS THAT SUIT YOUR
will you be wearing the earrings?
Work or Office: The
more conservative the office, the more conservative the earring. Choose
classic styles in gold for the most authority. Executive dressing means no
dangly or hoop earrings. Avoid large earrings if you are in very
traditional, conservative fields like finance and law.
the time to loosen up and show your personality. You can forget the simple
studs and have some fun.
There are various types of earrings clasps. There are some examples for you: