Following a tutorial, would like to mirror plane on the other side of her face..

mirror modifier settings

object not being mirrored

  • $\begingroup$ Welcome to Blender.SE. It could help if you show where is the origin point of your plane. See also blender.stackexchange.com/questions/353/… $\endgroup$
    – Mr Zak
    Commented Dec 3, 2016 at 11:13
  • $\begingroup$ ^ I believe it is on the intersection point of the x-z axis, should I not be mistaken. (See second picture) $\endgroup$
    – user33236
    Commented Dec 3, 2016 at 21:11
  • $\begingroup$ Did you rotate object in Object mode ? And if yes, did you apply rotation after that ? $\endgroup$
    – Mr Zak
    Commented Dec 4, 2016 at 0:01

2 Answers 2


Make sure in Object mode you press Ctrl-A and choose Apply Scale and Rotation, then back in edit mode you should be able to get the mirroring across the X axis.


Try clicking the button right below the letter V


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I will circle it in a bit, because I'm on my phone right now


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