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What's expression hopping?

Addiction behavior: My understanding is that it is replacing one addictive behavior or addiction with another. ...Read more

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What are the facial expressions all humans use to convey emotion?

What are the facial expressions all humans use to convey emotion?

It's a "rainbow": The major facial expressions universally recognized include happiness, fear, surprise, delight, doubt, these are hardwired, independent of spoken language. ...Read more

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How can I deal with negative facial expressions and commentary in everyday life?

How can I deal with negative facial expressions and commentary in everyday life?

Practice smiling: I was taught in my aesthetic residency that some patients need to learn to smile by practicing their smile. Orthodontics straightens teeth Cosmetic dentistry can make teeth natural looking. Tooth whitening can whiten teeth. ...Read more

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How can I try to prove my expressions by my face? People say i don't show emotions

How can I try to prove my expressions by my face? People say i don't show emotions

Prove my "s"?: I'm sorry, but i don't understand what you mean by "s" or "prove my s by my face." if you're wanting advice on how to mimic emotions you don't authentically feel, you may need in-person help from a psychiatrist or psychologist. Some people with depression, ptsd, schizoid personality, dissociative disorders, and some psychoses have this experience. Help is available. ...Read more

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Why do I copy people's facial expressions for its embarrassing and hard to have a social life?

Why do I copy people's facial expressions for its embarrassing and hard to have a social life?

Low Self-esteem: I understand your discomfort. At age 22, stresses of relationships may cause low self-esteem and social anxiety. Please accept yourself who you are at this time and set goals to improve your self-esteem. And to improve your physical health intellectual health emotional health social health and spiritual health see a psychologist or a psychiatrist for your discomfort, self-esteem, and social an. ...Read more

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How to read body language? How can a person tell what another person is thinking or feeling based on body expression or facial expression?

How to read body language? How can a person tell what another person is thinking or feeling based on body expression or facial expression?

Absolutely!: A person's emotions, interest, disinterest, fear, anxiety, boredom and anger all produce certain body positions either standing or sitting and convey a strong message to other people. Eyes can indicate whether someone is telling the truth or lying, is interested or disinterested etc. The following gives a fairly good introduction: http://www.Psychologytoday.Com/basics/body-language. ...Read more

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What is receptor expression?

What is receptor expression?

Surface receptors: Each cell has a membrane surface with numerous different proteins that can interact with other signals- proteins or small molecules like hormones- producing reactions within the cell. The nucleus and other parts of the cell control what receptors are present on the surface and how many. This is the biologic machinery and communication network of all biologic systems. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: unusual facial expression?

What is the definition or description of: unusual facial expression?

When is a smile : Not a smile. I would need the context. If you had a stroke or bells palsy and your face was drooping that would be unusual. Or perhaps you were smiling when you were very sad. ...Read more

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Please advise if it's normal that i'm autistic and still know what most facial expressions mean?

Please advise if it's normal that i'm autistic and still know what most facial expressions mean?

Sure. Autistic : Spectrum disorder is a spectrum. You may have diminished, but not completely absent, facial recognition ; theory of mind. Some teens ; adults with ASD can infer what one character in a book or story is thinking or planning on doing, but not what a second character thinks that first character is thinking. Does that make sense to you? ...Read more

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What are the muscles that create facial expressions?

What are the muscles that create facial expressions?

There are about 20:: Auricularis anterior , buccinator, corrugated supercilii, depressor anguli oris, depressor labii inferioris, depressor septi nasii, frontalis, levator anguli oris, levator labii superioris, levator labii superioris alaeque nasi, mentalis, modiolus, nasalis, orbicularis oculi, orbicularis oris, platysma, procerus, zygomatic us major. Zygomaticus minor. ...Read more