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The Beauty Spot
Beauty and the Brain
It's not in the eye of the beholder.
Attractiveness: A Whole Other Matter
It is more than skin deep.
The Truth About Looks
How nice if inner beauty trumped outer appearance. But it's time to accept the not-so-pretty facts.
Why I Hate Beauty
Immersion in images and the reality of the world's most beautiful women poses a dilemma for healthy males.
More than Just a Bad Hair Day
It has ripple effects on our sense of self.
Real Women Take Center Stage as Hollywood Finally Gets It!
From Streep to Adele, we are beginning to celebrate real women.
Why Some Midlifers Spiral Out of Control?
Compulsive dieting, cosmetic surgery, alcohol and drug use at middle age.
Looks Can Kill (Your Best Judgment)
An angelic demeanor can bowl over even the brightest of us.
How to Look Competent
To boost job prospects, you may need a makeover.
10 Steps to a Better Body Image
It's possible to like what you see in the mirror.
The (Un-Erotic) Glories of Nudity
Bearing witness to the real shape of women.
The Beauty Factor: Men, Women and the Misperception of Sexual Interest
New study sheds light on the dating game.
If You Believe in Fairies, You're Not Alone
A cartoon about hair anxiety.
Ladies, Does Your Breast Size Affect Your Self-esteem?
A cartoon about how your self-image may influence your cup size.
Preston Ni's Soft Power Series: Seven Ways to Say “No” and Keep Good Relations
Set your boundaries without feeling guilty.
Striving Toward True Liberation: Women’s Roles and Influences in the Life of the Buddha
Women’s Roles and Influences in the Life of the Buddha
I’m Sexy and I Know It
Sometimes innovations for women are just plain ridiculous
Beauty: Culture-Specific or Universally Defined?
The universality of some beauty markers.
And the Oscar Goes To....The Women With Real Bodies!!!
Do celebrity bodies poison girls' minds?
Am I Pretty or Am I Ugly?
The path that leads girls to ask strangers on Youtube to rate their appearance.
Do men find very skinny women attractive?
Women often misjudge men’s preferences.
Beauty, God, Death: What is Real Psychotherapy?
Preserving the heart of psychotherapy.
Okay, so gorgeous people get preferential treatment. It's a not-too-pretty fact of life long attributed to the halo effect. Now there's evidence that beauty and intelligence (and other positive characteristics) go hand in hand.
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