Face Structures

30 Nov

There are many different kinds of face structures in the world with lots of combinations but there is seven common facial structures. They are as following

Oval facial structure – This facial structure is considered the ideal facial structure as it is the most symmetrical in appearance. It gives the appearance of balance and symmetry.

Pear-shaped facial structure – This facial structure consists of a narrow forehead, a broad jaw-line and a seemingly wide chin.

Long facial structure – This facial structure consists of a long, narrow face with somewhat hollow looking cheeks.

Square facial structure – This facial structure possess a straight forehead and hairline as well as a seemingly square jaw.

Heart shaped facial structure – This facial structure has a seemingly wide forehead and a narrow chin.

Round facial structure – Not to be mistaken for those individuals with an oval facial structure, this facial structure has both a round hairline and a round chin.

Diamond facial structure – This facial structure has a narrow appearing forehead, wide cheekbones, and a narrow chin.

Source used:



Source: http://www.askrobinwalker.com/files/2127328/uploaded/women_face_shape.jpg

So with this diagram there is more then what was mentioned there are many different combinations of facial structures.

My face structure =


Guess what face structure I have. ^_^

One Response to “Face Structures”

  1. Rosco Jack November 19, 2010 at 1:30 pm #

    Yo! Hey, thanks for this little mini-lesson. I’m an artist, so being able to help flesh out my character with their facial structures is a much appreciated art. Square jaws on the gents and heart-faced girls gets a bit old after a while.

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