Hairstyles for making your face look thinner

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While round and chubby faces are “cute”, more and more women want to shed that image and are craving a “sexy” face. Long and slim faces are mostly favorable. But you cannot change your face shape. There are ways to slim down your face if you have fat on your face but it can work only to an extent. If you have a round face shape, it will remain round.

There is a way by which you can make your face look thinner. And no, it doesn’t involve plastic surgery. There are some hairstyles that will make your face look longer instantly. Don’t believe us? Take a look.

Side swept bangs


For women who are looking to get a new haircut or experiment with a new style, side-swept bangs is a great option. It can make your face look long and works with medium to long hair, both. They are easy to manage and can be styled in numerous ways.

Low Bun

For working women a low bun is a life saver; it is easy to make and looks effortlessly classy. You simply need to create waves in your hair and pull few strands of hair to the front. Take the rest of the hair and create a low bun at the back.

Beachy waves


Bouncy beachy waves is a fun hairstyle that will work efficiently to elongate your face. It creates volume near your neck making your face appear thinner. It is an easy to do hairstyle not to mention, it looks mesmerizing.


A top knot is a great face slimming hairstyle. The hairstyle elongates your face by attracting attention towards the top knot. You can create the hairstyle easily by bending forward to gather your hair at the top of your head and twisting your hair in a knot. Secure the knot with rubber bands and bobby pins.

Pixie cut


It is a bold hairstyle, but, if done correctly, it can make your look astoundingly beautiful. The volume on top of your head creates an illusion of a long face.

A choppy, spiky pixie cut styled with styling hairspray can be the change you are looking for.

Wavy tousled ponytail

Round-faced women often shy away from rocking a ponytail thinking it will make their face appear rounder. Simple ponytails do make your face appear rounder as it emphasizes the face shape but tousled ponytail is a game changer.

To create the hairstyle, simply create soft waves in your hair using a curling iron and part your hair to one side. Now tease the hair on your crown area and make a high ponytail. Pull little strands of hair to give more volume to your ponytail.

Straight hairstyle

Straight-hairstyleNothing makes hair appear longer than a sleek, straight hairstyle. The straight hair falls on your face covering your face to make it look thinner. Simply straighten your hair using a hair straightener and use hairspray to keep the hairstyle in place.

Deep side part

This classy look is very easy to achieve. Part your hair right above the arch of your eyebrow. It will make your face appear asymmetrical.

Bob haircut


A short chin length bob haircut flatters your jawline and hides the excess fat around your cheeks hence making your face appear slimmer.

Get a bob haircut and straighten your hair with edges curved inwards. It will highlight your jawline and make your face appear angular.

The hair at the front will lessen the roundness of your face while making the hairstyle functional and easy.

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