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I met J for lunch one day and we had a very nice conversation.He told me that he had been a local radio personality. It gave me a funny feeling because I’d never dated such a . After the last revelation, I have to admit I was totally and completely grossed out.“Short hair still seems ‘manly,’ even though on some women it may seem particularly sexy,” she says. Gwendolyn Seidman, an Associate Professor of Psychology at Albright College and author of Close Encounters, explains, long, lush hair on women is historically, and scientifically, linked to heightened sexual appeal.For example, in studies asking men to rate the attractiveness of women based on hair length, women with longer hair are typically rated higher.There’s also a small segment of male Ok Cupid users who share my former fling’s opinion on short hair — when asked if VERY short hair on a woman is unattractive, 12% of men on Ok Cupid responded “yes.” (3% of women answered “yes” to the same question about women’s hair).While 12% represents a relatively small pool, the sentiment shared by this group aligns with historical, and current, associations. Whitbourne points out, there are existing perceptions about woman with short hair, largely rooted in the woman’s supposed lack of heterosexual interest or appeal.The idea of J me – accidentally or on purpose – was just too repulsive.The evening finally came to an end (no, there was no good night kiss! However, I’ve told that dating story quite a few times (my girlfriends all love it) and thought about J occasionally over the years.
Jerry De Souza, Brand Director of waxing salon Strip USA, says that, while women in the U. wax their pubic hair primarily because of the association with cleanliness and hygiene, men do it because of the perceived association with sexiness.Some women have a thing for big arms, or rock hard abs; some love a chiseled face, or nice teeth, or a broad chest on a man.Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick!She does note, however, that these studies do not ask men if they would to date a woman with short hair.
We may be able to attribute this behavior to evolutionary psychology.Some forums can only be seen by registered members.