Similar Faces Among People Probably Mean Similar DNA-Recent Study

Nikki Attkisson | Last Updated : August 25, 2022

As a part of the recent study conducted, it has been brought to notice that all the people who look similar but do not have any relationship still share identical DNA. This finding can prove the genetic similarity between the two individuals based on the similarity in the face, even if they do not have any blood relationship. A collection of photos was considered, and the DNA analysis was also studied side by side.

In such a situation, it was ascertained that substantial facial similarity is responsible for suggesting the similarity of genetics. This report has been published in the famous journal of cell reports. A famous scientist conducts research at the renowned university of leukemia Research Institute in Barcelona. According to the scientist, the study is responsible for proving the human possibility of showing that people with extreme look-like faces share not only familiar faces but also common genetics. 

Differences From Twins

This study is not similar to the survey conducted concerning two identical and non-identical twins. In twins, the two personalities at least share a common DNA because they are made up of the blood and flesh of the same parents. But as a part of this study, no similarity in DNA has been discovered between the two lookalikes. It is essential to mention that with the expansion of the world wide web, the possibility of finding similar and similarly looking people has increased. 

Similar Faces Among People Probably Mean Similar DNA

This report has been generated at a molecular level in some random human beings that only share major facial features. With the development of technology, the lookalikes of human beings can be discovered with the help of algorithms that identify facial expressions and similarities in the shortest time possible. Those scientists used comprehensive biometrics and Lifestyle, including the Saliva DNA, for analysis. 


The scientist’s report has produced standing and astonishing facts in the first place. It has been able to mention that the DNA of similar-looking people is also similar in microbiome landscapes. Around 50% of the similar-looking people could easily be clustered with the help of algorithms. This genetic analysis has worked.9 out of 16 people were studying along with the possibility of discovering a single nuclear-tied enzyme in them. This particular report analyzed not only the DNA but also another type of characteristics between similar-looking people to see if they also match or not. 

The different types of physical colleges to success height and weight of the individual, including these psychological factors such as behavior and temp from the end, also similar to the people who were lookalikes of each other. Not only this but also the habits related to smoking and education were also found identical in a particular pair. It has been able to suggest that this information is helpful for the establishment of a relationship between the two individuals utterly unrelated to each other but connected by the similarity of faces. They share many things in common, including physical and mental characteristics.

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Future Findings

Attempts are now being made to discover additional characteristics and similarities between the two individuals who are only linked with a similar face and not with genetics. It is expected that other input in this research would change the direction of Science and be able to bestow better findings in the long run. 


Ultimately it can be said that this establishment of relationship is itself a great achievement and a new kind of analysis that has been brought before this world. An additional amount of analysis in this particular education and finding would be helpful to discover additional factors which are not yet known to the people.


🔵National Library Medicine (n.d) Understanding Human Genetic Variation (Available Online):

🔵National Library Medicine (n.d) Facial recognition from DNA using face-to-DNA classifiers (Available Online):

Nikki Attkisson

With over 15 years as a practicing journalist, Nikki Attkisson found herself at Powdersville Post now after working at several other publications. She is an award-winning journalist with an entrepreneurial spirit and worked as a journalist covering technology, innovation, environmental issues, politics, health etc. Nikki Attkisson has also worked on product development, content strategy, and editorial management for numerous media companies. She began her career at local news stations and worked as a reporter in national newspapers.

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