The Golden ratio is a special number found by dividing a line into two parts so that the longer part divided by the smaller part is also equal to the whole length divided by the longer part. It is often symbolized using phi, after the 21st letter of the Greek alphabet. It is claimed that if a person's face fits the Golden ratio, then we are attracted to them without realizing it. But is this really the case or just another false belief?
One of the most interesting concepts of recent periods is Phi, the Golden ratio.
According to a myth, that these people keep mentioning, people whose faces fit the golden ratio seems more attractive to other people.
Before we get to whether the human face fits the Golden ratio, let's say a few words about the Golden ratio.
The Fibonacci Sequence is the series of numbers: 0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, ...
Here the ratio between the two consecutive elements in this row gives the Golden ratio. The first 15 digits of this ratio is 1.618033988749894 ....
The Golden ratio is a geometric and numerical proportionality that is believed to give the most proficient dimensions of harmony observed in whole of pieces in mathematics and art.
The latest myth is that this mathematical ratio is the subject of human faces and the aesthetic perception that it creates.
It is not even possible for a human face to fit the Golden ratio.