Beauty and facial expression


Most catwalks see sad and melancholy faces: serious and rigid expression on beautiful models’face is becoming a must especially in the fashion shows. Mainly European designers prefer stares, coldness and melancholy in their catwalks, film, photos: binomial melancholy-beauty. For this reason a model follows accurate proxemics rules given by stylist, film maker etc.

Sadness:new trend(??)

Different new phenomena are developing between girls around the globe:from japan with the “byojaku face” to the western countries with the “sad girl” generation.


Proxemics is one of several subcategories of the study of non verbal communication.

Other subcategories include haptics (touch), kinesics  (Body movement), vocalics (paralanguage), and chronemics (structure of time).

The discipline of proxemics studies the gestures,behaviours,space and distance within a communication. The sad girl expression is synonim of introversion,corresponding to the pose of the last interpersonal distance: social distance(more than 3.5 m of distance).

Proxemics’ studies led classified specific levels,characterized by distances and behaviours:

Public distance (more than 3.5 m of distance)