Akiva is a supernaturally beautiful young man whose face possesses high cheekbones. He is tall, with muscular arms and skin that is honey in color. He has short dark hair and a widow's peak. White scars run across his hands, while his fingers are tattooed with black lines that mark each chimaera he has slain in battle. Like all seraphim, his wings are fiery Akiva's amber eyes, framed with heavy eyelashes and kohl, are fire-like as well.