Neuroscience & Psychology Postgraduate Society Seminars

When do we make judgements of attractiveness about people?

How many times have you seen a photograph of yourself on facebook and immediately hit the 'remove tag' button? Considering how much photographs of ourselves can vary, how much do 'bad' photos influence our perceptions of attractiveness? Do first impressions count and should we be more aware of this when choosing how we represent ourselves through photographs and in photographs.