Defining Beauty: Symmetry in the Human Face

by Matthew Innis |

Head Construct by Giovanni CivardiIn all artist constructs of the proportions of the adult face, from daVinci to Loomis, symmetry plays an important role in the human design, but why is symmetry important? Isn’t character and variation from the “norm” just as likely to be alluring? According to recent scientific research, the significance of symmetry…

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