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Micro-Expressions #7 Disgust

January 23, 2011 Leave a comment
  • Nose wrinkled
  • Upper lip raised
  • FACS Code 9 and/or 10, (25 or 26)

FACS codes can be found here.

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Categories: Micro-Expression

Micro-Expressions #6 Sadness

January 22, 2011 Leave a comment
  • Drooping upper eyelids
  • Mouth and lips slightly pulled at the corners
  • FACS Code 1, (4), 15, (17)

FACS codes can be found here.

Categories: Micro-Expression

Micro-Expressions #5 Fear

January 22, 2011 Leave a comment
  • Raised upper eyelids
  • Eyebrows raised – can be pulled together at the middle
  • Pushed up cheeks
  • Lips stretched horizontally
  • FACS Code 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 20, (25 or 26)

FACS codes can be found here.

Categories: Micro-Expression

Micro-Expressions #4 Joy

January 20, 2011 Leave a comment
  • Crows feet around eyes
  • Pushed up cheeks
  • Movement from muscles around the mouth
  • FACS Code 6, 12

FACS codes can be found here.

Categories: Micro-Expression

Micro-Expressions #3 Contempt

January 19, 2011 Leave a comment

The  contempt expression, one of my favourites, easy to spot and very accurate across ages and cultures. FACS codes here.

  • Lip up in one corner
  • FACS Code 12 and 14
Categories: Micro-Expression

Micro-Expressions #2 Anger

January 18, 2011 Leave a comment
Ok this one is a great one to spot. FACS codes can be found here.
  • Eyes glares
  • Eyebrows down and together
  • Mouth either open showing teeth or tight and thin
  • FACS Code 4, 5 and/or 7, 22, 23, 24

Categories: Micro-Expression

Micro-Expressions #1 Surprise

January 18, 2011 Leave a comment

We’ll look at the 7 main expressions and then apply it to examples seen in the press. FACS codes refer to here.

Surprise

  • Eyelids wide open
  • Eyebrows raised
  • Mouth stretching the jaw
  • FACS Code 1, 2, 5, 25 or 26

Categories: Micro-Expression