Eyeglasses: Are You Wearing the Wrong Glasses for Your Face?

2. Proportion

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Your frames should be in proportion. | iStock.com

Generally speaking, you want your frames to be in proportion with the rest of your face. This rule doesn’t apply when you’re shopping for sunglasses, as they tend to be a little bit larger for greater coverage, so what looks good as sunglasses will not necessarily look good in optical. Leight adds your frames should fit right on the outside of your cheekbones.

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