It’s in the Brows
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We have all heard the saying, the brows frame the face, but the question is, are you wearing the right frame for your face? And how do you find the perfect brow shape for your face shape?
Finding your face shape
First things first, you need to find out which face shape you have, this is an easy and simple way to find it out.
Step 1: take a ruler and measure the length of your face.
Step 2: divide that number by 3
Step 3: measure from the bottom of your nose to the bottom of your chin.
If the last number is larger than the first number then chances are you will have a long face shape. If the last number is smaller than the first number, chances are that you have a round face shape. If the last number is the same as the first number, chances are you have a oval face shape. Once you have found your face shape now it is easy to find your perfect brow shape.
Round Face Shape
Needs softer and slightly curved adding height at the arch and length on the tail of the brows creates the illusion of a longer face. Keep away from rounded brows will make the face appear rounder.
Heart Face Shape
This is not a common face shape, it is wider at the temples and highly angular. This face shape needs softer brows that are shorter and closer together to emphasize attention to the middle of your face. Rounded brows will give to much emphasis to the lines of the heart shape.
Square Face Shape
You will need to keep them angular and not contradict the natural face shape. Try to lift the arch and lengthen the tail elongate the face. Keep away from the rounded brow because it will not flatter your features. And a flat brow will make face appear more square.
Oblong Face Shape
You will want to create the illusion of a wider forehead, to create this you will need to keep the width between the brows further apart and add length on the tail to give the illusion of a more oval shape.
Pear/Triangle Face Shape
For this shaped face you will need to keep the brows longer and higher arched give the illusion of a narrower lower half of the face.
Oval Face Shape
If you are lucky enough to have this face shape, you are able to wear most brow shapes, keeping them soft to reflect your features and try to keep away from shaping them to angular.
After finding your perfect brow shape your face will be perfectly framed to emphasize your best features creating the illusion of a perfectly groomed face. When our face is well framed with our brows minimal make-up is needed is to attract attention to flatter you. Keep your brows on flick.