No matter if your face is round, square, oblong or diamond-shaped, you would still want to look drop-dead gorgeous as a bride on your wedding day. Hairstyles for long faces are not a big problem though. And, especially if you know what hairstyle will enhance your facial features, you may as well make your long face appear perfectly charming and sweet. Here we bring you 10 gorgeous yet easy to carry bridal hairstyles for long faces.
1. Classic Bun
This classic updo will really show off your best features. To add in some texture, you can opt for some soft curls, twirls or plait detailing around the sides. Depending on the function you can accessorise this look with fresh flowers, Gajra, matching Kundan studded Juda Pin or even a Maang Tikka. Besides, some clever contouring techniques can highlight those killer cheekbones and will make you look like a fashionista.
2. Side Plait
It’s tricky to pull off hairstyles for long faces with shoulder-length hair. So, go for a side plait hairstyle that looks effortless and is easy to try at home too. This is a great look for both formal or semi-formal functions as the attention will fall away from your forehead. You can accentuate this look with a Maang Tikka or some hair accessories.
3. Low Side Bun
If you are looking for hairstyles for long faces that are easy to carry and yet looks undeniably classy, this one is a perfect choice. Part your hair to one side to create this effortlessly chic look. Set it neatly with a hair spray. You can pair this look with all sorts of attires to any function. Matching hair accessories will further accentuate this look.
4. Loose Waves For Long Face
This hairstyle is the best pick for your pre-wedding functions especially if you have a long face. For this beautiful look, all you need is a curling iron and a hair spray. To give your hair a more texture-filled look, you can add more curls at the lower end. Needless to say, such hairstyles for long faces will turn you a spotlight at any function or party. You can pair this look with some matching hair accessories or a Matha Patti.
5. High Bun With Side Bangs For Women With Big Forehead
There is so much you can do to experiment with a high bun. This versatile hairstyle goes well with almost all wedding functions and dresses - from the contemporary gown and elegant saree to a heavy lehenga. It will make you stand out from the crowd, and for the best reasons. For ethnic look, the braided bangs will look stunning.
6. Long Layers With Straight Hair
Keep things smooth and sleek to avoid elongating your face more. Hairstyles for long faces like this one help to camouflage the length of the face. And, you may even opt for a long fringe with this style that creates a face-flattering silhouette. This classic hairstyle is perfect for your pre-wedding functions. Subtle highlights and hair accessories such as Maang Tikka or a floral tiara can further enhance the look.
7. Evergreen Fishtail or Waterfall Braids
This is an evergreen hairstyle that’s always been in fashion. Be it fishtail braids, waterfall braids or plain braids, this hairdo is extremely loved by the brides. You can opt for this hairstyle despite the length of your hair. Brides, especially the South Indian ones love to accessorise their long braided tresses with hair jewellery, Gajra and Juda pins, etc. This hairstyle will look fantastic with both Kanjeevarams and lehengas.
8. Glamorous Medium Length Curls
This hairstyle is a blend of the retro style with modern trends, and it works well with all sorts of hair and with long faces too. But, make sure to set it neatly with the hair gel or a hair spray. The matching hair ornaments will add a bit of style and bring the whole look together. This hairstyle will go well with all your bridal functions.
9. The Puffed Hairstyle With Curls
Puffing the hair on the crown area is one of the good options for long faces. To attain this hairstyle, take only the puffed section of your hair and tie it with pins or clip and leave the rest left open. If you do not have natural curls, make some loose waves at the bottom halves with the help of a curling iron. You can style this elegant look for your D-day with any ensemble of your choice. Pair this look with matching hair accessories.
10. Romantic Side-Swept Curls
If you are a bride who wants to keep it simple yet look elegant on your pre-wedding function ceremony then this side-swept curls is a perfect choice. A simple braid with loose bangs and some fresh flowers at the back will make you stand out of the crowd. To accessorise such hairstyles for long faces, choose small flower motif hair clips or other such hair accessories.
So there you have it, ladies! Do let us know which of these looks you can’t wait to try out.