Choose the Best Eyeglass Frames for Your Face Shape

If you already know your facial shape, see below to figure out the best and worst frame shapes to compliment your facial features. If you're not sure what your face shape is, learn how to measure your face shape with our comprehensive guide to face shapes.

Oval face: All frame shapes will compliment your facial features!
  • Any frame shape should look good
  • Avoid overtly dramatic frame shapes as they can make your face seem disproportionate
  • Avoid over sized-frames
Round Face: If your face is round, angular geometric frames help counteract your face's softer features
  • Rectangle frames
  • Thin Angular frames
  • Avoid Tear Drop, Circular, or Cat-Eyed frames
Square Face: Square faces usually benefit most from frames that can soften their naturally boxy geometric shape.
  • Round Frames
  • Tear Drop Frames
  • Avoid Square and Rectangular frames
Heart Shaped Face: Heart shaped faces benefit from frames that add width to the bottom of their face or take away from their forehead.
  • Circular frames
  • Rectangular frames
  • Avoid Cat-Eyed and Tear Drop frames
Diamond Shaped Face: Diamond shaped faces are compatible with most styles, and benefit most from styles that add width to the top and bottom of the face.
  • Square frames
  • Rectangular frames
  • Avoid Circular frames
Oblong Face Shape: People with oblong facial shapes typically benefit most from tall glasses frames that can offset their facial length.
  • "Aviator" frames
  • Square frames
  • Avoid Rectangular or Cat Eyed frames