Maybe you prefer brunettes to blondes, but you wouldn't necessarily avoid an otherwise acceptable mate for having golden locks (right...?). Now let's say they've got serious anger issues; that's a much different story. Of course, not everyone seeks out the same desirable features in a significant other, but a 2015 study shows the relationship deal breakers many people agree on. Be honest, have you ever ghosted anyone based on these less-than-ideal qualities? *Raises hand*
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The Science of Physical Attraction
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Key Facts In This Video
Youthfulness, healthy skin, and body symmetry are attractive across ethnic and racial backgrounds. 00:20
Averageness is thought to be universally attractive. 01:40
In one study, the color of the background on a picture influenced attraction to the subject. 03:45
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