26 Apr '11, 5am

#Guys with '#girly-looking' faces rejoice: #Women prefer #feminine faces to macho ones

#Guys with '#girly-looking' faces rejoice: #Women prefer #feminine faces to macho ones

A new study shows that women tend to like men whose faces are more feminine-shaped, with wide eyes and plump lips. A STOMPer thinks that that may explain the appeal of more effeminate-looking Asian pop stars like JJ Lin and Kim Hyun Joong. The study was conducted by psychologists at New York and Princeton universities to ascertain attractiveness based on femininity and masculinity. Two groups of men and women were shown a selection of thousands of computer-generated faces of the opposite sex to rate, which had been manipulated to look either more masculine or feminine. The computer model tested 50 dimensions of facial features, including nose size, plumpness of lips and facial colouring. The scientists found that women want men’s faces to have a feminine shape, but darker skin. According to the study, women are more attracted to men with feminine faces and features, such a...

Full article: http://singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg/stomp/sgseen/this_urban...

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Younger faces for SDA in Pasir Ris-Punggol

Younger faces for SDA in Pasir Ris-Punggol

straitstimes.com 27 Apr '11, 4am

THE proposed team leader for the opposition team contesting Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC has dropped out of the race. Management ...