As of Version 12.0, SkinStyle has been superseded by AnatomySkinStyle.


is an option of AnatomyPlot3D that specifies what style to use for automatically included skin subparts.


  • The setting for SkinStyle can be any graphics directive.
  • SkinStyle->None specifies that no skin should be automatically shown.
  • SkinStyle->Automatic specifies that the nearest skin subparts should be included and styled automatically.


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Basic Examples  (3)

Automatically include the nearest skin subpart for an anatomical structure entity:

The default styling can be overridden:

The default behavior is to not include any skin subparts:

Scope  (1)

Multiple entities come with multiple associated default skin parts:

Properties & Relations  (1)

The results of SkinStyle can be manually reproduced using explicit entities and directives in the first argument of AnatomyPlot3D:

Introduced in 2016