Body language signals of attraction

Home » Learning body languageBody language signals of attraction are signals that people display, often unconsciously, when they’re in the presence of someone they’re attracted to. Wouldn’t it be nice to know whether or not someone is interested in you before they even talk to you? Yes, it’s possible thanks to body language. With the … Read more Body language signals of attraction

Masked and mixed facial expressions (explained)

Home » Learning body languageA mixed facial expression is the one that someone makes when they’re experiencing two or more emotions at the same time. It is not true that we only feel one emotion at a time.  We’ve all had those experiences where we are confused to the point of not knowing how we’re feeling. “I … Read more Masked and mixed facial expressions (explained)

How we express disapproval with the mouth

Home » Learning body languageWhen you’re angry, how do you express disapproval or threaten the person who caused your anger using your mouth? That’s easy; you press your lips together strongly in an attempt to show determination- a determination to take action against the person. But what happens when you are extremely angry, the I’m-going-to-eat-you-alive type … Read more How we express disapproval with the mouth

Why do we raise our eyebrows to greet others

Home » Learning body languageWhen we greet others from a distance, we give them a slight head nod or we raise our eyebrows very briefly, the latter resulting in an expression known as the ‘eyebrow flash’. In an ‘eyebrow flash’, the eyebrows rise rapidly for a split second and then drop again. The purpose of the ‘eyebrow … Read more Why do we raise our eyebrows to greet others

Importance of eye contact in attraction

Home » Learning body languageOne of the major reasons why eyes are the most revealing and accurate communication tools is pupil dilation, a phenomenon that occurs unconsciously. Following are some of the situations in which our pupils dilate: When we are in a dimly lit room, our pupils dilate so that the maximum amount of light … Read more Importance of eye contact in attraction

Eye contact body language (Why it matters)

Home » Learning body languageIn this article, we’ll look at eye contact body language or how people use their eyes to communicate with each other. Eyes have been aptly described as windows to the soul for they communicate so much information that spoken words sometimes seem like an unnecessary faculty in our communication repertoire, only causing more … Read more Eye contact body language (Why it matters)

Fake smile vs real smile: What’s the difference?

Home » Learning body languageImagine how cool it would be if you were able to clearly distinguish easily between a real smile and a fake smile. You’d be able to know when someone is genuinely pleased with you and when someone wants you to think they’re genuinely pleased with you. First off we need to know what a real … Read more Fake smile vs real smile: What’s the difference?

Facial expressions: Fear and surprise

Home » Learning body languageEyebrows In fear, the eyebrows are raised and drawn together producing wrinkles on the forehead. The wrinkles appear on the area between and just above the eyebrows. Eyes The upper eyelids are raised as high as possible, opening the eyes to the maximum. This maximum opening of the eyes is necessary because … Read more Facial expressions: Fear and surprise