Kim Jaejoong, #1. “Beautiful Man” is Decided in 0.1 Second
Kim Jaejoong is #1. Going beyond Korea, he becomes the beautiful man of Asia!
Truly this is news that delights—the news of JYJ’s Kim Jaejoong as the Beautiful Male Star of Asia. Not only that, as it was not by Korean fans but rather towards the netizens of China, the meaning of this result is even more extraordinary.
In the present society in which looks is a competitive asset, what factors were at work to make Kim Jaejoong #1? In fact, this generation picks as conditions of a beautiful man the sharply-raised nose, suitably pouty lips, small face, attractive eyes, black and defined eyebrows and such. When these conditions are substantially fulfilled, we call him a beautiful man.
Whether one is beautiful or not is decided in 0.1 second?
Commonly, we look at celebrities and say “how is he so good-looking like that” or “really that is an attractive face.” Just like this, our evaluation as to whether one is beautiful does not take very long. According to experts, for a person to differentiate the beautiful from the rest takes only 0.1 second. This is due to the spindle of the brain which is in charge of only the recognition of faces. The spindle, unlike for recognition of objects, when recognizing faces recognizes the relationships between the eyes, nose, and the mouth at once. Because of this it recognizes beauty in the short duration of time of 0.1 second. This can be interpreted to mean that our brain already knows the conditions of beauty as a reflex. Read More →