What is facial beauty? Scientists, artists, facial plastic surgeons, and many in the beauty industry have attempted with little success to define it. We do know it is a reasonably objective quality: for example, even 2-month-old infants prefer to look at faces that adults see as attractive.1 Recent scientific studies have expanded our knowledge of beauty and its biological basis.
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