The muscles in your face help create thousands of facial expressions for many purposes. But do these facial expressions translate the same way in different cultures and countries? Are there universal expressions of emotion?
Facial expressions are important in communication – it is a form of nonverbal communication. It helps supplement the ongoing conversation with other cues to help the other person better understand what is being communicated. Some facial expressions are consistent throughout different cultures and countries – so what are they? Find out in the video below!