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Muscles of the Face, Head, and Neck

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Buccinator
Sucks the checks to inside of mouth
Buccinator
Lateral side of face between the zygomatic and teh mandible
Depressor labii inferioris
Pulls the lower lip inferiorly
Depressor labii inferioris
Extends from teh lower lip to the mandible
Depressor anguli oris
Pulls the corner of the lower lip inferiorly
depressor anguli oris
extends from the corner of the lower lip t the mandible
levator labii superioris
raises the upper lip
levator labii superioris
from the orbicularis oris to inferior eye socket
zygomaticus major and minor
raises corner of upper lip
zygomaticus major and minor
corner of mouth to zygomatic bone
Mentalis
protrudes lower lip
mentalis
skin of lip to mandible (mental protuberance)
orbicularis oculi
closes eye
orbicularis oculi
encircles eye
corrugator supercilii
pulls forehead skin inferiorly and draws eyebrows together
corrugator supercilii
from eyebrow to superior orbit of the eye socket
procerus
flares nostrils
procerus
from cartilage on distal end of nose to skin of forehead
nasalis
depresses the distal end of the nose
nasalis
on nasal bone (transversely)
masseter
raises the mandible to close the mouth
masseter
lateral surface of ramus to zygomatic
orbicularis oris
presses lips together
orbicularis oris
encircles the mouth
pterygoid
moves the mandible side to side
pterygoid
medial surface of the ramus to the pterygoid processes
digastric
lower the mandible to open the mouth
digastric
from the inferior surface of the mandible to the hyoid bone
mylohyoid
raises the mandible to close the mouth
mylohyoid
medial region of body of mandible (on inferior surface) to the hyoid bone
frontalis
raises the eybrows
frontalis
from eyebrows to the galea aponeurotica on the superior part of the skull
occipitlis
retracts the scalp
occipitalis
galea aponeurotica to the inferior edge of the occipital bone
platysma
lowers the mandible to open the mouth
platysma
from inferior edge of mandible to clavicle and acromion of the scapula
temporalis
raises the mandible to close the mouth
temporalis
from the coroniod process of the mandible to lateral surface of the skull covering the temporal bone
omohyoid
lowers the hyoid bone in the lyrynx
omohyoid
from hyoid bone to clavicle
stylohyoid
raises larynx
stylohyoid
from hyoid bone to the styloid process
sternocleidomastoid
flexes the neck or tilts the head from side to side
sternocleidomastoid
mastoid process to sternal end of clavicle and manubrium of the sternum