skin color

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Noun1.skin color - the coloring of a person's faceskin color - the coloring of a person's face  
color, coloring, colouring, colour - a visual attribute of things that results from the light they emit or transmit or reflect; "a white color is made up of many different wavelengths of light"
blondness, paleness, fairness - the property of having a naturally light complexion
ruddiness, rosiness - a healthy reddish complexion
achromasia, lividness, paleness, pallidness, pallor, wanness, luridness, lividity - unnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress)
sallowness - a sickly yellowish skin color
tawniness - the quality or state of being the color of tanned leather; "the tawniness of his complexion"
swarthiness, duskiness, darkness - a swarthy complexion
whiteness - lightness or fairness of complexion; "only the whiteness of her cheeks gave any indication of the stress from which she was suffering"
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The Fitzpatrick scale is a numerical classification scheme for human skin color. It was developed in 1975 by Thomas B.
Then, the color features are used to find a human skin color area, and candidate regions of the nipple, which is one of the components of the body representing harmfulness, are extracted.
The proposed technique used a human skin color model conditional probability
Following the ideas of Donner and Jensen [38] a modified spectral shading model is developed for rendering human skin color (blushing) based blood oxygenation level.