In a series of experiments published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, people were able to accurately distinguishes between sick and healthy people at a rate better than by chance looking at their photographs.
The present results raise the possibility that subtle differences in facial structure influence trait judgements, which may, in turn, guide social behavior.
This study examined the accuracy, speed, and automaticity of judgments of female sexual orientation from the face and from facial features.
The visual system is able to extract an enormous amount of socially relevant information from the face, including social categories, personality traits, and emotion.
This study investigates the relationship between specific facial features of adult women and their attractiveness and response towards men.
This study is about looking for structural qualities of honest-looking faces, developmental relationships between perceived and real honesty and actual honesty of honest-looking people.
The second-to-fourth-digit ratio (2D:4D) may be related to prenatal testosterone and estrogen levels and pubertal face growth. Several studies have recently provided evidence that 2D:4D is associated with other-rated facial masculinity and dominance, but not with facialmetric measures of masculinity.
The current data provide support for Bejerot et al’s androgyny account since males and females with high levels of autistic-like traits generally showed less sex-typical features than individuals with low levels of autistic-like traits.
Facial appearance matter!
This study provide more direct evidence for assessing facial resemblance between subjects’ partner and subjects’ parents.
This study generated computer images of men's and women's faces and of composites of the faces of each sex, and then had men and women rate opposite-sex faces for 4 variables (attractive, dominant, sexy and healthy).
This study investigated forms of socially relevant information signalled from static images of the face
The authors investigated accuracy of judging intelligence from facial photos of strangers across the lifespan, facial qualities con- tributing to accuracy, and developmental paths producing correlations between facial qualities and IQ scores.
The aim of this study was to examine minor physical anomalies and quantitative measures of the head and face in patients with psychosis vs healthy controls.
Faces are unquestionably the most important social stimuli humans encounter.
This research investigated the partner characteristics that are attributed to male facial masculinity, and how these characteristics compare to those attributed to increased age or health in faces.
The present study investigated possible associations between facial symmetry and actual personality as assessed by the 'big-five' personality factors.
Despite the crucial role of physical appearance in forming first impressions.
A study was conducted to explore whether the influence of physical appear- ance on leader emergence is mediated by appearance-related social skills.
In a number of studies, Kozeny discovered connections between intelligence and physiognomic traits by a photographical-statistical method.
Measurements of symmetry and sexual dimorphism from faces are related in humans, both in Europeans and African hunter-gatherers, and in a non-human primate.
This review aimed to analyze how the most acknowledged experts of psychology, facial plastic surgery, and plastic surgery who have worked on the psychological outcome considered the nosepsyche relationship and the influence of rhinoplasty at the psychological level.
The face represents the personal identiy.