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*
Good Is Good, Bad Is Worse
Deal or No Deal?
The Science of Physical Attraction
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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