The meaning of Face in dream | Dream interpretation
If you dream of your own face, it may represent the persona you present to the world and not your real self; this is particularly so if you are putting on make- up. A dream face therefore refers to how you would like to be seen.
If a beautiful face appears, this may be connected to feelings of pride and satisfaction.
If the dream face is unknown, this suggests a possible change in the dreamer’s waking life.
If a dream face is being washed or cleaned, this can have links to guilt or sin, as the act of cleaning indicates a desire for a fresh start.
If the faces are familiar, it could be a portent of future social gatherings. To dream that your face is flawed or pimply represents erupting emotions. You may have suffered an attack on your reputation in waking life.
If you are blushing, this suggests embarrassment and feelings you do not want to reveal to others. An elderly face may simply be a projection of life in the future. However, aged faces also carry symbolic ties to the notions of wisdom and longevity.
If you are hiding your face, you may be ashamed of something or be feeling low in confidence.
If your forehead is fine and smooth in your dreams, this suggests good judgment and intellectual ability. To see a wrinkled forehead, however, suggests worries and burdens.
If you see your cheeks in your dream, this symbolizes commitment, intimacy and closeness. To see rosy- colored cheeks in your dream signifies enthusiasm and energy. Bear in mind the significance of puns too; are you facing up to your problems, or do you need to deal with someone or something face to face? Ancient dream oracles say that to see your face in a mirror in a dream means that a secret will be discovered.
An unknown face may represent an unknown part of self, whether masculine or feminine. Also, face up to a situation; do not hide.
A fogged over or unclear face usually represents a teacher.
This is a straightforward dream in which its interpretation is in line with its aspect If the face was smiling, it signifies pleasant new friends, experiences, and/or financial gains.
Unpleasant or grotesque (unless amusingly so) faces portend loss.
To dream you are washing your face denotes a necessity to atone for some past indiscretion; better make amends! To see the faces of strangers signifies an approaching change of residence.
If the main feature of your dream was a facial blemish, you will have a variety of new opportunities to risk your reputation; if you can’t resist at least be very selective.
To dream you see a fresh, taking, smiling face and countenance, is a sign of friendship and joy.
To dream you see a meager, pale face, is a sign of trouble, poverty, and death.
To dream one washes his face denotes repentance for sin; a black face signifies long life.
A person dreaming of an ugly face will have a quarrel with his or her best beloved.
A lover who dreams of seeing his sweetheart’s face ten, twenty, or thirty years hence foretells a separation.
Unhappiness is foretold by a dream of seemg one’s own face.
If the dreamer is married there is a great possibility of divorce.
Pleasant faces seen in a dream are a portent of joyful news from an old friend.
If you dream of your face, the dream could represent that part of yourself that you show to others, but that is totally opposite to the true you. This is increased if, in the dream, you are putting on makeup. On the other hand, dreaming of an attractive face foretells a period of peace and happiness with your loved ones. In contrast, if it is unpleasant, you should expect the unexpected arrival of something that will harm you economically.
According to oneiric oracles, dreaming of your face announces that a secret will be brought to light.
If it is swollen, you will receive money; if it is pale, in contrast, it foretells that you feel disappointed.
This dream is favorable if you see happy and bright faces, but significant of trouble if they are disfigured, ugly, or frowning on you.
To a young person, an ugly face foretells lovers’ quarrels; or for a lover to see the face of his sweetheart looking old, denotes separation and the breaking up of happy associations.
To see a strange and weird-looking face, denotes that enemies and misfortunes surround you.
To dream of seeing your own face, denotes unhappiness; and to the married, threats of divorce will be made.
To see your face in a mirror, denotes displeasure with yourself for not being able to carry out plans for self-advancement. You will also lose the esteem of friends.
1- To concentrate on somebody else’s face in a dream is an attempt to understand the outward personality.
To be looking at our own face means that we may be trying to come to terms with the way we express ourselves in the ordinary, everyday world. When the face is hidden we arc hiding our own power, or refusing to acknowledge our own abilities.
2- We learn most about people from their faces, so we may be seeking knowledge or information not otherwise available to us.
3- Elemental powers.
Dreams of your face, symbolize your presentation to the world, your -image, your concerns with your reputation and the way others perceive you. Perhaps your dream is giving you the message that it’s time to face facts, look at things for face value.
If you can’t see a person’s face, then they represent your feelings about anonymity.
1. The mask shown to the world.
2. Wealth and happiness are at hand (a smiling face).
3. Regret and repentance (to be washing face).
4. Ability to cope and deal, or “face,” one’s problems.
5. To be overwhelmed with emotions, eruptions of feelings (to break out in acne).
To see your own face in your dream, denotes the “mask” or “outer self” you choose to show to the world as opposed to the real, inner you. It may refer to confrontations and your willingness to deal with problems and issues in your life.
To dream that you face is flawed or pimply, represents erupting emotions. You may have suffered an attack on your emotions or your reputation.
If you dream of your face changing into another, you may be seeking escape from a current situation of high stress.
If your face turned into someone who you know, you may envy something about them and want it for yourself, or you may be trying to “get inside their head” so you can figure out why they are acting a certain way in real life.
If somebody else’s face changed in your dream, it is a warning that they are not being totally honest with you, so be wary of trusting them.
Facial expressions stand for the emotional situation of the dreamer, for the way he respects and judges himself. They are a symbol of the dreamer’s identity, willpower, and power of intuition.
A disfigured face reflects rage, aggression, fear.
A distorted face indicates internal turmoil.
An uneasy or inscrutable face expresses the search for identity. Is the face a Mask, is it made- up, or is it open and free?
Folklore: A friendly face is a good omen; unfriendly, a bad omen. Many strange faces mean that you have to move soon.
One’s face in a dream represents his state.
If it appears cheerful and handsome looking in the dream, it represents glad tidings, happiness and a good life, though if it looks opaque in the dream, it means the opposite. In general, a yellow face in a dream means humiliation, loneliness, hypocrisy or illness.
If a believer sees his face yellow in a dream, it denotes his devotion and fear of wrongdoing. Yellowness of the face in a dream also could mean being1n love.
If an African person sees his face white in a dream, it means hypocrisy, impudence and shamelessness.
If a Caucasian sees his face black in a dream, it means that his heart and intentions are better than what a stranger may think of him. Ifone’s face appears white and his body black in a dream, it means that he shows decency and disguises inappropriateness. Ifa whiskerless person sees hair growing over the sides of his upper lip in a dream, it means that he carries burdening debts, or that he has lost dignity.
If one’s face looks different or missing some of its clarity or beauty in a dream, it denotes someone who jokes excessively, for immoderatejesting, hilarity or mirth decreases people’s respect.
If there is no skin to cover one’s cheeks in a dream, it means that he lives from asking others for his needs. Dust coveringone’s face in a dream means deficiency in one’s religious devotion. Ifone’s face or eyes turn bluish in a dream, it means that he is a criminal in God’s sight.
An opaque face in a dream represents a liar or an innovator.
If the color of one’s face is blush or reddish with white spots in the dream, it means joy, happiness and good living.
If a righteous person sees his face blush in a dream, it means that he feels ashamed of something he did.
If one’s face is soaking with sweat in a dream, it represents his modesty and reserve.
If one is frowning, and if the color of his face turns red in the dream, it means that he may suffer from distress or losses. Frowning in someone’s face in a dream also means suffering at his hand. Ifa woman sees her face blackened with soot in a dream, it means the death of her husband.
If she sees herself putting makeup and anointing herself with perfume in a dream, it means good news for her and for her husband.
A smiling and a cheerful face in a dream connotes happiness and righteousness whether the person is alive or dead.
The beauty of a woman’s face or that of a child in a dream means blessings. Having two faces in a dream mean a grievous and an woeful end, for God Almighty does not look at someone who has two faces.
If a scholar sees himself having several faces in a dream, it means that he is utilizing his knowledge in various applications, or giving a subject several possible interpretations.
A frowning face, a crying face, a scarred face, or the darkness of one’s face in a dream also mean loss of job, fear, or they could represent a liar.
If the skin of one’s face is cracking in a dream, it denotes lack of modesty or absence of shame. Adisgusting look on one’s face in a dream means loathsomeness, and loathsomeness in a dream represents a disgusting face.
(Also see Body’; Jesting)
To dream of seeing your own face in a mirror denotes some type of trouble ahead for you.
To see happy, smiling faces show that good luck will reward your efforts.
A dream of weird, leering faces is warning you of potential danger to your person, or misfortune will dog your steps.
Vision: Seeing a person with a pale face means a likely illness or even death. Looking at an ugly face: you are worried, or bothered by conflicts you have with others. Seeing a beautiful face: hopes have a chance to come true. Seeing your own face in a mirror: pay attention to physical symptoms, but don’t take yourself too seriously. Seeing a beautiful face reflected in the water means a long and agreeable life. Seeing a face with too much makeup: your friends are not what they appear to be— or thev are King.
Depth Psychology: Faces in dreams are the mirror of “the face of your soul”—the way the world sees you. Sometimes you might see the face of a stranger in a dream w ho will cross your path years later. What did vou see in this face?
If we see our own face in a dream, it can represent concerns about our self-image and how others see us.
The dream also could be drawing on associations with common idioms, such as “to lose face,” “face the facts,” “face the music,” “poker face,” and “face value.”
To dream about your own face suggests that you are wearing a persona or mask in public. This could be due to arguments or struggles that you face in life everyday.
To dream that your face is flawed or covered in acne indicates your feelings blowing up. Someone has taken to attack your character.
Traditionally the face represented, or rather symbolized, the basic powers of the soul; the eyes are the mirror, the mouth represents expression, the forehead knowledge.
Psychological / emotional perspective: We learn most about people from their faces, so to be particularly conscious of faces in dreams suggests that we may be seeking knowledge or information not otherwise available to us.
If any part of the face seems particularly prominent or outstanding that should be interpreted separately.
Material aspects: To concentrate on somebody else’s face in a dream is an attempt to understand the outward personality.
To be looking at our own face reflected in a mirror means that we may be trying to come to terms with the way we express ourselves in the ordinary, everyday world. We may also be attempting to understand our own ulterior motives. When the face is hidden or has no features, we are hiding our own power, or refusing to acknowledge our own abilities. Consult the entries for eyes, hair, head and mouth in body for further clarification.
A symbol dependent on the circumstances of the dream.
If you see a happy, smiling face, then pleasures and good times lie ahead.
If you see a sad or frowning face, then troubles and worries may be plaguing you, and you have to “face” them.
Dreaming of washing your face indicates the need to “clean up” your act, while dreaming of a face with a major blemish indicates the need to work on changing a bad habit.
Each feature has a different meaning; research any obvious or abnormal features
You meet the world with your face, and everything that is occurring inside of your consciousness is either revealed or hidden there. When your face or the face of another is featured in your dream, consider any interpretation you make through the lens of how authentic you are being in your daily life. Whatever is occurring to a face in a dream will add layers of distinction to your interpretation. Marks, scars, pimples, or boils are all examples of ways in which the face inadvertently reveals things that are below the surface of a darker nature.
You wash your face and brush your hair: all trouble is gone • You see your face in a clear mirror: your future prospect is brilliant • You see your face in a dirty mirror: your future prospect is gloomy • You see your fac
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