Hey guys, my name is Spencer Coffman, thank you for watching the Deception Tips videos. They’re all about teaching you how to read people and detect deception so that you will be able to tell if someone is lying to you. Today, we are going to talk about a cool little situation on the background of emotions, body language, expression, and what is going on.
How it is for people who are trying to tell these lies, they’re trying to pull one over on you. Is it easier for them to fake it or conceal it or hide it, what is it and how it’s going back and forth? So, they’re concealing, and falsifying information and expressions and one is easier to conceal, one is easier to falsify and that’s what we’re talking about today.
So, here it is, this is Deception Tip number 86. Remember conceal and falsify. Emotions are harder to falsify and easier to conceal. Whereas body language is harder to conceal and easier to falsify. I know this sounds a little bit confusing with emotions, conceal, falsify, body language, conceal, falsify, but it’s really simple when you think about it.
We’ll break it down, emotions, they are easier to conceal and harder to falsify, why? Emotions happen instantly, it’s a split second on the face, its facial expression, facial expressions of emotion. So, these are easier to conceal, why? It is because, as we talked about before, smiles can just cover up an emotion, no problem and they can be concealed.
Whereas falsifying an emotion is hard because you need to bring your mind back to that place. So, if you want to falsify sadness, you have to think of something sad and hope that that emotion will follow on your face or happiness or anger, etc. In addition, if you want to pretend to be angry, it’s more than just putting a frown on your face, there’s more that goes into the genuine emotional expression on your face, so they’re harder to falsify.
They are easier to conceal because when an emotional expression happens, it happens right away, so you have to conceal it if you’re being a liar, if you’re lying. Whereas body language is easier to falsify and…