The ISFP Personality is all about self expression. The ISFP wants to explore the world around them and take in everything through their 5 senses. They have a keen eye for the arts and they are deeply in tuned to their emotions. The ISFP is a gentle soul which can allow them to be very creative and expressive. They work best when they have some sort of creative outlet which could be singing, dancing, painting, or writing. The ISFP may have a hard time adapting to a world around them that can be very harsh, but they know how to put on a happy face and make it through the day. The ISFP can be very go with the flow and may have a hard time staying on a strict schedule. However, they are very open minded and enjoy being around all types of people. Their openness allows them to experience the vast intricacies of life and learn how the world moves. The ISFP might benefit from learning to have a bit more order and structure in their lives which will allow them to have more time set away for exploring and being adventurous. The ISFP also needs to make sure they have time alone to recharge and reconnect with their inner world, which allows them to express themselves more fully.
Enneagram Type 4 (4w3 4w5)
The Enneagram Type 4 is all about understanding the self. The Enneagram Type Four is always finding ways to discover more about themselves and understanding their emotions and reactions to the world they are exploring. They pay attention to how things make them feel, and they believe this helps them better get in touch with their true self. They are expressive and usually will find an outlet to put this to use. They can become a bit too absorbed in their feelings sometimes, which can make it difficult to put on a brave face or public persona to navigate life a bit quicker and easier. The Enneagram 4 typically has difficulty with being understood and may feel a bit like an outcast in their life. The 4 is not afraid to express the darker parts of themselves to others because they believe it is a vital part of the process of understanding who they are and their place in the world. They can typically seek out someone to rescue them. Someone that feels the 4 might need help in a world that can be a bit harsh toward them. The Enneagram 4 functions best in the world when they can let go of the past and live more in the moment. The Four will eventually find their identity and can live a very expressive life.