15 best haircuts for oval faces in 2020

Haircuts for oval faces are actually really easy to find. This is because those with an oval face shape have more evenly balanced features. Thanks to the elongated facial structure of your face a variety of cuts and styles look amazing on you – and we’re kind of jealous. Read on to find out our top short haircuts for your face shape in 2020:


1. Wavy lob

Woman with Wavy lob
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You have probably tried a lob, bob, or even a pixie cut but have you thought of adding vintage-inspired waves to your look? When you get this classic cut, be sure to ask your hairstylist to upgrade it with gentle, loose waves. This cool look shows off your chic style and frames your face shape. Plus, if you’re heading to the gym, simply add some bobby pins on the side for an easy sweat-free style.


2. Choppy layers

Woman with Choppy layers
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Short haircuts for oval faces paired with choppy layers also look great! We love how this length adds dimension to your look while also creating a distinct style. Add some fringe to this look to add even more definition around your face.


3. Pixie Cut

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You can go angular and chic, or opt for a longer more casual look with your pixie. We love a pixie cut for oval-shaped faces because they showcase the roundness and definition of your oval face.


4. Undercut

Woman with Undercut
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For a bold and daring style, mix colour and length with a undercut. This short haircut for oval faces paired with colour draws attention to your unique and balanced face shape.


5. Choppy bob

Woman with Choppy bob
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Pair choppy layers with a bob haircut to add dimension to your look. Try brushing your layers over to one side to give this short haircut for oval faces a boost of volume.

To add extra lift to your style, we suggest you use a styling product that adds lift at your roots. One of our top products for more lift and instant volume is TRESemmé Volume & Lift Styling Mousse.


6. Wavy pixie

Woman with Wavy pixie
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A style with this length usually needs loads of styling, and a careful combination of hair products. That’s why we’re obsessed with this ‘wash and wear’ cut for oval-shaped faces because it’s perfect for those of you with naturally wavy hair.

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We recommend TONI&GUY Sea Salt Texturising Spray to create beautiful lived-in texture and bouncy.


7. Side fringe

Woman with Side fringe
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Soften your face with a pixie cut for oval-shaped faces that incorporates a smooth side fringe.


8. Short shaggy cut

Woman with Short shaggy cut
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Take it back to the ‘70s with this flattering cut for oval-shaped faces. Brighten up the look with a few scattered highlights, or add more depth to the look with some low-key lowlights.


9. Beachy waves

Woman with Beachy waves
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Waves complement an oval face shape so much. This cut for oval-shaped faces is great for girls with straight or wavy hair because the waves that tousle at chin length give off a distinct and beautifully defined look.

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Use a few sprays of TONI&GUY Tousled Texture Creation Hairspray to give your hair that beautiful wavy ‘just came from the beach’ look.


10. Long side-swept hair

Woman with Long side-swept hair
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Long haircuts for oval faces look stunning when swept to one side. For extra volume and a flirty style, create a deep side part and brush your locks over to the side. This look will that accentuates your features and look really chic.


11. Classic Bob

Woman with Classic Bob
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This contemporary, polished look is a great haircut for oval faces. A classic bob haircut is a great way to define your well-balanced features.


12. Razor cut with blunt fringe

Woman with Razor cut with blunt fringe
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Have fun with length with this cut for oval-shaped faces! For a modern and edgy look, razor your ends and fringe.


13. Piecey fringe

Woman with Piecey fringe
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One of our favourite trending haircuts for oval faces is a broken-up fringe. This style adds dimension to your oval face, and the look frames your face and defines your jawline.


14. Asymmetrical cut

Woman with Asymmetrical cut
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Try out an asymmetrical cut, whether it’s a pixie or a bob. This short haircut for oval faces is one of the new classics and highlights your best features, while adding some volume and depth to your face.


15. Layered Cut

Woman with Layered Cut
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Layers look incredible added to haircuts for oval faces. They work in your favour by flattering the symmetry of your facial shape while framing your eyes and cheekbone area. Get some pretty layers on the hairline and sides of your face for a new signature style.




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