Human beauty and physical attractiveness have been preoccupations throughout history which often intersect with anthropometric standards. Cosmetology, facial symmetry, and waist–hip ratio are three such examples where measurements are commonly thought to be fundamental.. Evolutionary science. Anthropometric studies today are conducted to investigate the evolutionary significance of.
To acquire the anthropometric measurements described above, the investigator must first identify and mark a series of landmarks on the subject’s face ().In many cases this is a relatively straightforward procedure, but there can be complications.
Mar 17, · Craniofacial anthropometry is an objective technique based on a series of measurements and proportions, which facilitate the characterization of phenotypic variation and quantification of dysmorphology. With the introduction of stereophotography, it is possible to acquire a lifelike three Cited by: 5.
Jun 28, · Facial proportion varies among the different ethnic groups and today, most of the available studies are done on western population. Hence an anthropometric study was conducted in the local population with the following aims and objectiveCited by: 9.