Here’s What Your Facial Features Reveal About Your Personality According to Science.
There are several facts that advocate the connection between our personality traits and facial features. It isn’t about genetics but some say that a wide face or small nose can predict some reactions and behaviour. That being said here is a compilation of various facial features tat could well define the kind of person you are or define one or two personality traits of yours and it may not be too off the mark. These are conclusions made by researchers and psychologists so take a look at how facial features and personality are connected.
1. The wider your face, the more testosterone you have.
That’s right! Wide cheekbones are a sign that you are an assertive person and also could be aggressive too as per science. This amazing link was made with capuchin monkeys believe it or not. If you are full faced it doesn’t literally mean that you are a dangerous and aggressive person, it means that you are more inclined to respond to a conflict faster than others instead of walking away or ignoring it.
2. The thinner your face, the less you’ll suffer from infections.
Among facial features and personality, science has found that if you have less cheek fat, your illnesses or any illness that you may contract won’t be so severe. You are also less inclined to get stressed faster or easily. Those with slim faces also possess a lowered risk of depression and anxiety. The reason could be due to your being a healthier and fitter person since those with less fat on their faces are generally more active and happier people.
3. Long noses don’t make you a liar, but they do make you more ambitious.
According to researcher Abraham Tamir has studied facial features and personality and how they can be connected to people’s personalities for a long time. According to him, those with long noses tend to be ambitious people. They also possess good instincts and have the capacity to be good leaders.
4. Baby-faced men tend to be less dominant in their youth.
According to research done by scientists, they found that baby faced men are not very dominating in their youth but then they gradually learn to become more assertive when they grow up.
5. People with a high brow-line tend to be more agreeable
Among facial features and personality, one study that used the big five personality traits as a model found that people who were agreeable actually had a bigger brow line but their forehead spans were smaller. The researchers also found observed that people with similar faces also possessed the same degree of conscientiousness and agreeableness.
6. The shorter the nose is, the more sensitive you are.
Researchers studied 1793 pictures to determine that those who had cute button noses and short noses found it easier to display sensitive emotions. They were also kinder in comparison to others.
7. Extroverts have chins that are more protruding.
Studies have shown that people who are good in communication have common facial features. Thus, those who are more extrovert have more protruding lips and noses. It was also noted that such people had more prominent chins and had better masseter muscles.
The side you pose with can indicate how emotional you are.
Researchers looked at studies and various tests among facial features and personality to find out that if someone is more expressive and emotional, then they tend to pose with the left cheek to the camera as it seemed more photogenic to them. Those who posed with the right cheek were found to be more of the scientific type.