Face shapes and their definition
Getting the right pair of shades is no mean feat, given the plethora of different styles and silhouettes out there. Protecting your peepers from UV rays is vital, whatever the season as well as being a vital accessory for your look, whatever your personal style.
First things first though, working out your face shape to determine what frame will work for you is vital when choosing a pair of shades, so check out our guide on determining your face shapes and picking the perfect pair, whatever your lifestyle.
How to determine your face shape
The first step is to decide if your face is round, oblong, oval, square, or heart-shaped.
• Take a photo of yourself directly facing the camera and use a piece of tracing paper to outline the edge of your face to work out your face shape.
No camera? Then look in the mirror and with either your lippy (or your girlfriends) or an erasable pen.
• Trace the outline of your face on the mirror - whatever you do, just make sure you can wipe it off afterwards!
Now you have your face shape sorted, check out our definitive guide on each face shape and what will work for you.