The Beauty of a Smile
Time and Location
Poster Session III - Board: III-115
Friday May 23, 2008, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Adults quickly and reliably form impressions of children. Smiling children were perceived to be more active and to get along well with others regardless of their attractiveness, age-appearance or gender-appearance. Thus, for some judgments, facial expression may be more salient than more stable facial characteristics.