The Palm

The palms face upwards or downwards.body language The Palm

Submissiveness (Palm up) The person asks for a favor.
“You have to believe me.”

or Dominance (Palm down) The person claims a right.
“We will do it this way!”

Palms facing upwards have a pleading and inviting character. The downward hand is giving and dominant.

Categories arms/hands

This is one out of 63 gestures from the body language trainer.