heart-shaped face

Heart-shaped: Wide forehead and cheekbones; narrow chin

Choose: Cat-eye, round.
Skip: Overly embellished glasses, says David Rose, designer for Salt Optics.

Horn detail adds a preppy twist.


Kelly green frames brighten up your face on no-makeup days.

$95; WarbyParker.com

The brown sugar shade plays up the warm tones in your skin.

$69; BonLook.com

Blush pink shades are a summery alternative to black.

$98; KamaliKulture.com

Next: 4 flattering pairs for an oblong face shape
oblong face shape

Oblong: Long face; narrow chin and cheeks.

Choose: Oversize or wrap styles.
Skip: Frames that are too narrow for your face.

Wide, patterned frames even out a longer face shape.

$460; SaltOptics.com

Silver-toned arms keep these bold, oversized frames from looking bulky.

$119; BonLook.com

The hexagonal shape is inspired by the geometric designs of '50s and '60s.

$95; WarbyParker.com

Avoid sunglass blind spots with a frameless style.

$168; Coach.com

Next: 3 flattering pairs for a square face shape
oval face shape

Oval: Balanced forehead, cheekbones and jaw.

Choose: “Any shape works on you,” says Rose. Softly angular frames play up an oval face.

A tortoiseshell frame updates the classic aviator.

$78; CWonder.com

The lacquered half-frame is a retro touch, with a retro price to match.

$5.80; Forever21.com

Take a walk on the wild side with these tiger-striped shades.

$30; Chicos.com

Polarized lenses reduce glare, making them a must-have when you're poolside or dockside.

$145; WarbyParker.com

Next: 4 flattering pairs for a square face shape
square face shape

Square: Broad forehead, square jawline

Choose: Round, oval, cat-eye
Skip: Sharp, geometric shapes.

Large oval frames soften a square jawline.

$17; Target.com

These subtly curved frames are perfect for anyone who wants to channel Jackie O's signature style.

$95; FlutterEyewear.com

Pair with a loose scarf for a "please, no photos!" dose of old Hollywood glamour.

$88; AnnTaylor.com

Next: 4 flattering pairs for a round face shape
round face shape

Round: Full cheekbones; narrow forehead and jaw.

Choose: Wide, rectangular frames.
Skip: Round frames or colored lenses, which exaggerate fullness.

Wide frames make a fuller face seem slimmer.

$17; Target.com

A matte finish tones down lilac frames and proves that pastels aren't just for kids.

$69; BonLook.com

Neutrals look appropriate year-round.

$169; Toms.com

The thick bridge on these frames shifts people's focus up, offsetting fuller cheeks.

$375; SaltOptics.com
Photos: Ben Goldstein/Studio D


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