13 Short Hairstyles for Long Faces 2016

In this list of 13 hairstyles, we have tried to include only those short hairstyles for long faces that are popular in salons nowadays and are in high demand. Try to pick the hairstyle that compliments your features and overall look besides just considering your face shape.

1) Bangs
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Women with long faces can easily create balance with bangs because they make your face look shorter in size. If you have a wider forehead then wear side swept bangs or may be blunt bangs look good on you.

2) Chin Length Bob
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Chin length bob hairstyles for long faces look quite ideal because they give an illusion of width.

3) Short Hair with Breaks
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If you have a long face, then you should never go for a straight short haircut. Don’t create curls or too much layers on top to add volume.

4) Long Bob with Waves
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A long bob with some waves added to it makes long faces look wider. End your bob cut just below your jaw line and create some waves here. Keep it short at the back and angular at the front.

5) Long Swept Bangs

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If you have thick straight hair and a long face, and you want to have short hair, then go for a bob haircut with long swept bangs. This hairstyle will not only cut your face length in a beautiful angular manner but it will also cover a large forehead.

6) Curly Fake Bob
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The fake bob looks gorgeous when made for formal occasions i.e. a wedding. You can wear it with any formal outfit and it looks very feminine. The waves created with this bob hairstyle add width to your long face.

7) Shag
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This haircut looks equally good for almost all face shapes. You can simply air dry or blow out your hair. It will look even better if you add some choppy layers to your normal cut.

8) Short and Curly

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When someone asks me what is the best short hairstyle for long faces I always say anything that is short and curly. No doubt, it is very flattering and gives maximum width to your face. Cute hairstyles for naturally curly hair mostly add width to long faces.

9) Straight Thin Hair

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If you have very thin and straight hair and a long face, and looking for a short easy to maintain hairstyle, and then go for this simple straight bob. With this haircut, you don’t have to work with a lot of hair.

10) Long Side Part
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When you have a long face, try to give a long side part instead of a middle part because side parting your hair divide the length of your face and add more hair to one side of your face making it look wider. When you middle part your hair, your face will appear narrower.

11) Short Razor Cut
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This hair cut looks good on long face shapes because the razored layers add more width to your face. You can give your hair a collarbone length to reflect a trendier look.

12) Extra Chic Bob
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This is Victoria Beckham bob hairstyle and this is extra chic, no doubt. You can call it one the most ideal short hairstyles for long faces. You can do a lot with your bob haircut, you can turn it from sleek to curly, or anything you like and it needs very little effort to do so.

13) Super Short
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This super short haircut will give you a drastic change and you should definitely go for it if you are really bored of your same old haircut and looking for unique short hairstyles for long faces.

Having a long face never limits your hairstyle opportunities, you can choose any hairstyle that flatters your face shape and adds some width to it.