Face reading, also physiognomy, is a science which predicts the fate by reading the facial features of people. As the saying goes “personality and thought can be judged by people’s faces. Through face reading, we can learn many things, such as fate, character, future and fortune, about someone we meet at the first time. Of great importance, it is applicable to many occasions like a blind date, job interview, making friends and business negotiation, and can prevent some wrong decisions. However, physiognomy is quite complicated and difficult to master. Following are some basic knowledge and techniques of face reading for you to get started and you can learn the general characteristics of someone once you master the knowledge although it may not be exactly accurate.

Forehead: Forehead represents one's luck in youth (from the age 15 to 30), as well as one's father, mother, husband, luck, career prospect, thinking, analytic ability and so on. A good forehead is full and mellow, without messy lines, bad moles or scars, no concave or drooping hairline, neither narrow nor overly protruding and not dark or gloomy.

Eyebrows: Eyebrows are known as related to health and longevity and in charge of fame, status and luck with brothers and friends. The loose eyebrows indicate being on bad terms with friends and brothers and making friends with villains; the eyebrows with retrorse hair suggest bad temper and criminal activity.

Eyes: Eyes are known as organ of monitoring which is related to wealth and rank. The bright piercing eyes with a clear distinction between black and white are the best.

Nose: Nose is known as organ of discernment related to wealth. The nose with upturning apex indicates the difficulty in making a fortune while the garlic bulb shaped apex is good; since the two sides of the apex represent the treasury, the smaller indicates the failure in saving wealth.

Cheeks: Cheeks usually reflect a person’s fortune between the age of 46 and 47 in Chinese face reading. Plump rounded yet not raised cheeks are regarded as the best one.