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Here's the best sunglasses trend for your face shape

It's officially sunglasses season!

If you're having trouble finding the most flattering pair for your face, don't worry! TODAY Style Squad member Jill Martin has you covered with a few easy tricks to find your face shape, and suggestions for which frame will look most stunning on you.

Heart-shaped

If you have a wider forehead and the rest of your face gradually narrows to your chin, there's a pretty good chance your face is heart-shaped.

The best frames for you are cat-eye sunglasses or round frames.

Assorted Styles, $16—180, Kohl's

Kohl's

Oblong

If the bottom half of your face is longer than the top half, you might have an oblong face shape. This shape can often fit into other categories, but the best sunglasses include oversized shades and wrap-style sunglasses.

Oval-shaped

Similar to oblong, an oval-shaped face is slightly longer in the lower half and has a bit of a rounded jaw.

If you have an oval face, you're going to want to stick to soft, angular frames like aviator sunglasses.

Metal Sunglasses with Brow Bar, $17, Lane Bryant

Lane Bryant

Gray Sunglasses with Brow Bar, $17, Lane Bryant

Lane Bryant

Round Goldtone Sunglasses, $17, Lane Bryant

Lane Bryant

Aviator Sunglasses with Mirrored Lenses, $17, Lane Bryant

Lane Bryant

Tortoiseshell Cat Eye Sunglasses, $17, Lane Bryant

Lane Bryant

Jacey Aviator Sunglasses, $56, Fossil

Fossil

Applegate Aviator Sunglasses, $60, Fossil

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How to choose sunglasses to flatter your face (whatever shape it is)

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Round

If your face is about as long as it is wide and you have a more rounded jawline, you most likely have a round face.

To balance out your less angular features, add a pair of wide or rectangular frames.

Alice Revo Lense Oversized Sunglasses, $10, Boohoo

Boohoo

Cut Out Tortoise Lense Cat Eye Sunglasses, $12, Boohoo

Boohoo

Maya Thick Metal Frame Aviator Fashion Glasses, $16, Boohoo

Boohoo

Cat Eye Rose Sunglasses, $16, Boohoo

Boohoo

Ombre Lense Square Sunglasses, $10, Boohoo

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Square-shaped

If your forehead, cheekbones and jaw are about equal width and you have a strong jaw, you may have a square-shaped face.

To complement your shape, go for round frames, oval-shaped shades or cat-eye sunglasses.

Metal Framed Sunglasses, $15, H&M

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Round Sunglasses, $10, H&M

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Thick Framed Sunglasses, $ 10, H&M

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Tortoiseshell Sunglasses, $10, H&M

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Mirrored Lense Sunglasses, $15, H&M

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Transparent Framed Sunglasses, $10, H&M

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