• Women who wear lipstick in their profile photo get 119 percent more first messages than those who don’t. What color hand towels should we hang in the downstairs powder room? Of course, most of these quandaries stem from the core issue that motivates each and every one of our questions: how do the feel about what we’re doing?Men are usually so shy about giving their opinions about a woman’s appearance, after all.• 84 percent prefer a natural-looking hair color over obviously-dyed hair, so think twice before taking a pic of Katy Perry to the hair salon.A man who will reject you because your hair is hot pink is a man you want to be with.Most importantly, it’s really hard to get hit on by strange men on the Internet.So Zoosk was kind enough to furnish the data, which is as follows: • Women who wear eye makeup receive 139 percent more first messages than women who don’t, so line those lids, uggo.• But make sure and wash it off before the date; 66 percent of men do not find a date more attractive if she’s wearing dark makeup.
Women are confronted with a bevy of tough choices to make all day, every day. ” This reporter has racked her brain for the answer to this for years. So we were relieved when the following pitch came into our inbox from dating site Zoosk: “How Do Men Really Feel About Women Wearing Makeup?This ignores the fact that nobody, male or female, can ever tell when someone else has blush on.• 82 percent of men find a relaxed and natural hairstyle to be most attractive.
This does not jibe with my anecdotal experience, which is that 100 percent of men ask me if I’m sick when I go out of the house with my hair in its natural state.• Only 9 percent prefer pin straight hair, so get an ’80s perm.