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How do you write a good face description?

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    Phrases that describe people's appearances:
    sunken/hollow eyes
    chiselled angular features
    a deeply bronzed face
    a deeply seamed face
    weather-beaten face
    stone - faced
    A bicycle face --if you see it, you want to step on it.
    A moon face
    a doughy face
    empty eyes
    dead eyes
    almond eyes
    skin as smooth as a baby's behind
    ruddy complexion
    alabaster skin
    furrowed brow
    aquiline nose
    button nose
    rugged features
    pouty mouth
    cupid-bow mouth
    Phyiscal Appearance-Negative

    Psychological Appearance
    eyes can be: large, small, deep set, slanted, round, thick lashed, watery, well spaced, protruding, rheumy, heavy lidded, dark circled

    Hair can be:
    curly, straight, wavy, coarse, lustrous, thin, thick, thinning. Of course, one can be bald!

    Mouth can be:
    slack, thin/thick lipped, wet, smiling, grinning, toothy, puckered, large, pouting, rosebud, stingy

    Complexion can be:
    fair, olive, dark, sallow, pale, flushed, healthy, sickly, choleric

    Nose can be:
    long, short, narrow, upturned, crooked, with flaring nostrils, flat, bulbous, roman, beaky

    Body can be:
    fat, thin, obese, skinny, muscular, stocky, willowy, long/short legged, paunchy, portly, rangy, wiry, plump, statuesque, lissome, svelte, gross

    - a thin face
    - a chubby face (slightly fat in a way that people usually find attractive)
    - a square face
    - an oval face
    - a round face
    - a triangular face
    - a heart-shaped face
    - an angular face: thin and without much flesh so that the bones are noticeable
    - a soft, creamy complexion.
    - Freckled: sprinkled or covered with light brown spots
    - Rosy: pink-cheeked; fair complexion that glows with a hint of pink
    - Ruddy: skin that has a healthy reddish tint; may have the appearance of sunburn
    - Tanned: skin with a healthy golden-brown tint
    - Wrinkled: full of or covered with lines or loose folds of skin; often associated with age
    - Other skin-related adjectives: pale, spotless, silky, smooth, creamy, baby-soft, glowing, paper-thin or translucent (as with a very old person); rough, callused, dry

    - a blotchy and swollen face
    - a cherubic face (= looking round and innocent, like a small child’s)
    - a face with a lot of character
    - a classically beautiful face (Her face is classically beautiful.)
    - an expressionless face
    - a gaunt face (vey thin, usually because of illness)
    - a grim face
    - a handsome face
    - a happy/smiling face
    - a hateful face
    - a haughty face
    - a hideous face
    - an honest face
    - an impassive face

    - a jolly face
    - a kind face
    - a deeply lined face
    - a heavily made-up face (wearing make-up)
    - a menacing face
    - a pasty face (pale and not looking healthy)
    - a plump face
    - a prettyface
    - a thin face and sharp features (= a pointed nose and chin)
    - a sour face
    - a spotty face
    - a stern face
    - a face with strong features (= large and noticeable)
    - a suntanned face
    - a taut and pale face
    - an ugly face
    - a beautiful face
    - an unshaven face
    - a grey, wan face (= looking pale and weak)
    - a waxen face (= pale and looking ill)
    - a woeful face (= very sad)

    He has bushy eyebrows.
    He has a roman nose.
    He has a crooked nose.
    He has a ski-slope nose.
    He has a flat nose.
    He has a pointy nose.
    He has a great smile.
    He has a face only a mother could love.
    He’s got dimples.
    One of his eyes is bigger than the other.
    He has a lot of pockmarks.
    She has freckles all over her face.
    Her ears stick out like car doors.
    She has teeth like a horse.
    He has a big mole on his chin.
    She has wrinkles around her eyes.
    He has sunken eyes.
    He has eyes that pop out of his head like a frog.
    He’s got hair growing out of his ears.
    She has buck-teeth.
    She has a moon-face.
    He has a big, round head like a basketball.
    He’s got hair coming out of his nostrils.
    He has huge nostrils.
    He has beady little eyes.

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