Curly Hairstyles for Oval Faces

If you have an oval face and curly hair then you could be nicely blessed in the locks department! Unsure if this is your face shape? Check out how to assess your face shape and the characteristics of all the 5 face shapes.

oval face shapes

If you wish to have long curly hair then make sure you have some layers and the weight taken out of it as this will be best for your face shape.

This will encourage your curls to spring up so your hair will look sexy and curly all over rather then in a sort of triangle shape towards the end, or look very thick which can look rather unflattering.

If your hair is naturally very curly you will either love it or hate it and the one problem is you can’t change it!

If this is the case you need to accept your hair is curly and get a hairstyle that enhances those curls and one you will feel good about.

If you do love your hair then great, you will have realised that you have an amazing oval face that suits any style and that having curly hair to go with it is just a bonus!

As long as you take the weight out of it and add some layer to frame your face your hair will need absolutely no styling and still look fabulous once it’s dry.

The Best Hairstyle for Oval Shaped Faces

Simple, there isn’t “one” best hairstyle for oval shaped faces – there are many!

Lucky for you oval shaped faced ladies, you suit almost any hairstyle as long as it doesn’t hide your features and is styled correctly.


Characteristics of an oval shaped face.

  1. Wider cheek bones
  2. Narrow smooth jaw line.
  3. Narrow forehead


See all the women face shapes and which you fall into.

In most cases the main consideration will be getting a hairstyle to match your lifestyle. Look for a style that you can manage yourself rather then what is best to suits your face.

Make sure you read the following tips and when you go to the salon ask the stylist about the styling products they are using as this will give you an understanding on how the professionals style.

  1. When you go to the salon ask the stylist about the styling products they are using as this will give you an understanding on how the professionals style.
  2. Get tips on how to hold the brush and the hairdryer to achieve your hairstyle. Most importantly before even getting your haircut ask if the style you wish for is suitable for your face shape and life style.

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