microexpression

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microexpression

A transient facial expression of an intense, concealed emotion, generally lasting a few tenths of a second.
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His micro expression is of anger - that's the real emotion he is flashing there.
* www.emotionsrevealed.com The METT (Micro Expression Training Tool) CD-ROM provides training to recognize micro-expressions on others.
It can also be employed by market research agencies to understand the micro expressions of user's face when interacting with brands, thus saving time and cost of manually observing such emotions," said co-founder and CEO Angam Parashar.
The trainer, who is considered to be one of the best body language trainers in Europe, will teach all about body language basics, how to recognise lies and micro expressions, how to lead naturally using body language correctly and how to increase your income by gaining trust and trusting others.
MICRO EXPRESSIONS: They might not be able to hide that first split-second reaction to what you're asking, so keep an eye out for those initial tell-tale signs (pursing the lips, tapping the foot, or flushing).
Our favourite monochrome hero once again delights us with his micro expressions as he invites various friends to wait and see when they ask what he is making.
He also uses modern interpretations of facial diagnosis, micro expressions and body language during the 80-minute session.
The show's main character Tim Roth plays a psychologist who assists in investigations due to his expertise in body language and micro expressions. Dr Ekman also served as an advisor for BBC TV's EoACAyThe Human Face.'
Micro Expressions: These are quite common when it comes to lying.
Often overlooked by some as it can be seen as too subjective an area but take the time to consider their responses to questions, body language, micro expressions and overall communication skills.
Paul Ekman discovered that even when people try to conceal what they are about to do they are being betrayed by a frail face-play known as "micro expressions".
He bases his system of catching liars on two types of expressions - micro expressions that can flash across the face in just a 25th of a second and subtle expressions that may only affect a tiny part of the face.