A yellow face with an open mouth, the top of its head exploding in the shape of a brain-like mushroom cloud. A visual form of the expression mind blown, it may represent such emotions as shock, awe, amazement, and disbelief.
Apple’s design features the same expression as its 😦 Frowning Face With Open Mouth.
Exploding Head was approved as part of Unicode 10.0 in 2017 under the name “Shocked Face with Exploding Head” and added to Emoji 5.0 in 2017.
The "🤯" emote, also known as the "Exploding Head" emote, is typically used to express shock, surprise, or disbelief in response to something unexpected or mind-blowing.
- Incredible & Jaw-Dropping:
"The dancer's performance was so graceful and elegant, it left me in awe! 🤯"
- Speechless & Astounded:
"I never thought I'd get to meet my favorite celebrity in person! 🤯"
- Shocked & Surprised:
"I can't believe my favorite band just announced a surprise concert in my city! 🤯"