"About Face" is a groundbreaking book on human non-verbal communication, as well as providing a primer on physiognomy (the reading of faces). The author blends the scientific knowledge of ancient Chinese scholars with her own findings to form an updated, practical method of Western face reading. In this book, readers learn the skills to access a wealth of information about human motivations and abilities, as revealed through facial features and expressions. This title is insightful and stimulating reading for those interested in learning more about themselves and others. "About Face": provides a comprehensive guide to reading facial features and expressions; is aimed to help readers gain insights into people's personality and potential; includes personality profiles based on facial types, similar to the typologies noted by famous psychologists and scholars; and includes a chapter on criminal tendencies with six case histories that illustrate the author's research.