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    Facial Anatomy Question

    Forgive me if I have the wrong forum. I have a question about facial features, particularly shape.

    I understand the basics, that muscle and fat affect shape (particularly more round), along with the cartilage of the nose and ears having different variations. But I don't understand how how the underlying layer of muscle/fat can make someone look like they have a longer face, squarer jaw, sharper jaw, etc.

    Is it solely the muscles/fat(or lack thereof) that determine these shapes? Or does the skull itself have slightly different variations?

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    Yes, every skull is different.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Elwell View Post
    Yes, every skull is different.
    Mine is really cool...I wish I could have it on display in my collection.

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    If you had enough money, with modern medical scanning and 3D prototyping, you probably could!


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    Always the thinker! Ya know...that could work!

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    Jeff, how much will molds of your skull be going for? I might take a couple.

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    I can wait

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