Saw this on facebook and now on wordpress. It is certainly worth the few minutes of watching.
An artist sketched the faces of women he couldn’t see based solely on information provided by the women themselves. He then sketched a second portrait of the same women based on descriptions provided by other people. The sketches demonstrated that women see flaws in their own appearance that are not apparent to others – the sketches made from a stranger’s description being more flattering than those based on self-description
As for men, however . . .