Much like the cross of tape used to hide the nipples, the eyes can be hidden by crosses, but perhaps this should be balanced by beautifully drawn hands, which expresses other.
I laugh because I am not going to hurt you, or eat you, or have sex with you.
Just a thought.
I will work on a series of portraits based on people doing the job they do at minimum wage, I will carefully keep a record of the time it takes me to make the artwork and sell it at the hourly rate for minimum wage.
If you earn minimum wage, send me a selfie of you at work and I will consider it as a source for an artwork.