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Hairstyles for Heart-Shaped Faces: 20 Flattering Cuts

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Styles to Avoid if You Have a Heart-Shaped Face
Hairstyles for Heart-Shaped Faces: 20 Flattering Cuts

Jennifer Love Hewitt

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So what type of styles should you avoid?

Be careful with too much height at the crown of your head. Here, Jennifer Love-Hewitt has her hair piled atop her head, making her heart-shaped face a bit top-heavy. A better look would emphasize fullness at the sides of head.

The secret is balance out your chin, so you want to avoid styles that are top-heavy. Slicked-back hair shows off the face too much. You rarely see Jennifer Aniston with her hair slicked back and it's for a reason.

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