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  • Writer's picturePatrick Allen

The Top 5 Ways to Pick the Perfect Glasses Frame for Your Face Shape

Choosing the right pair of glasses that fit your face shape can enhance your appearance and ensure maximum comfort. Here are some guidelines to help you pick the right glasses for your face shape:

  1. Determine your face shape: To choose the right glasses, you need to know your face shape. Common face shapes include round, oval, square, heart, and rectangular.

  2. Pick frames that contrast your face shape: If you have a round face, look for glasses with angular lines, such as square or rectangular frames. If you have a square face, round or oval frames can help soften your angles.

  3. Consider the size of your frames: The size of your frames should be in proportion to the size of your face. Larger frames work well for larger faces, while smaller frames are a better fit for smaller faces.

  4. Think about the bridge: Make sure the bridge of your glasses fits comfortably on your nose. If you have a low or wide nose bridge, look for frames with adjustable nose pads.

  5. Try before you buy: Finally, try on several pairs of glasses to see which ones look and feel the best on you. Don't be afraid to ask for opinions from friends or sales associates.

Remember, the most important thing is to choose glasses that make you feel confident and comfortable. Don't be afraid to try different styles and take your time to find the right pair for you.

At Ojos Del Mar, we carry well over 120 different frames from top quality brands you won't find any where else in Costa Rica. To find the perfect frame for your face, stop by our store to meet with one of our stylists any time.


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Hi, I'm  Dr. Roya!

I'm an Optometrist with extensive experience and expertise in the fields of dry eye, eye comfort, keratoconus, speciality contact fitting, and comprehensive eye care.


As a globally recognized professional in my field, I shifted my focus in 2023 towards sharing my knowledge and skills with other practitioners in order to help the greatest number of people. To achieve this goal, I have established Ojos Del Mar, a concierge eye care clinic located in Tamarindo, Costa Rica, where through a multi year Advanced Fellowship training program, I impart my knowledge to licensed Costa Rican optometrists, assisting them in enhancing the quality of eye care available to the people of this beautiful country. 

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