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Cheryl Cole Is Prettier Than You, Says Science

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Dr. David Holmes, a professor of psychology at Manchester Metropolitan University, has conclusive proof that British star Cheryl Cole has stardom in her genes. But this isn't about facial symmetry or eye color: apparently, it's all about the smile. Holmes says that different people use different facial muscles to smile, and that the combination Cole uses makes her smile seem genuine, and that in turn makes people like and trust her. Among the muscles she uses are ones around the eyes, which helps her with her Tyra Banks-approved "smizing."

"Cheryl Cole is a great example of the perfect smile," said Holmes. "It's no coincidence that she has been such a success and become the nation's sweetheart. Her smile helps her come over as genuine, attractive, and engaging." It's clear that her ability to communicate without words was a big help in this Girls Aloud video:

· Cheryl Cole Really Does Have the Perfect Face [Daily Mail]