How to Find the Perfect Parting for Your Face Shape


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A parting can make all the difference, especially when you’ve been steadily rocking the same one for years. Trust us—the compliments pour in when you switch it. We’ve all had our fair share of parting nightmares, though, like when you decide to go from a side parting to a middle part and a photograph suggests it wasn’t the most flattering idea.

These mishaps are usually down to your face shape. So if you have a good idea of what your face shape is but aren’t quite sure what hairstyles suit you, we sat down with celebrity hairstylist Mika Fowler to ask for her advice. Turns out, a simple update to your part can elongate your features, bring out your cheekbones, soften sharp angles and more. We’re reaching for our combs as we type.