Surprisingly Beautiful

Looks matter—but not always in the ways you think.

The Way She Moves

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
Being classically beautiful isn't the only thing that can make you attractive.

Beauty Beat: Scarface

By Matthew Hutson
Scars don't take away from attractivess.

You're Hotter Than You Realize

By Carlin Flora
Self-knowledge is the most important beauty secret.

Beauty in the Spotlight

By Ray Williams
Why we pay more attention to beautiful people.

Want to Boost Your Job Prospects? Try a Beauty Makeover

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Beauty - and competence- are in the eye of the beholder

What's Photoshop got to do with it?

By Carrie Arnold
Disordered eating and eating disorders aren't the same thing.

Mirror, Mirror On The Wall: How Do I Look For My Age?

By Gina Barreca Ph.D.
Objects in the mirror are cuter than they appear.

The Beauty Paradox

By Vivian Diller Ph.D.
A no-win situation for women.

What Makes a Face Beautiful?

By Martina M. Cartwright Ph.D., R.D.
Seeing red: the rosy glow of vitality

What Is "Exotic" Beauty? Part I

By Goal Auzeen Saedi Ph.D.
Where is the line drawn between admiration and discrimination?

The Changing Face of Men

By Vivian Diller Ph.D.
Are men headed down the slippery slope of cosmetic surgery?

The Secret to Aging Well – Not Keeping It a Secret!

By Vivian Diller Ph.D.
Women are growing increasingly proud to celebrate their true age.

Looks Can Kill – Your Better Judgment

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
An angelic look can fool government agents

50 Quotes on Beauty

By Stephanie Sarkis Ph.D.
Beauty really is in the eye of the beholder.

Are Happy Guys A Turn-Off?

By Craig Malkin Ph.D.
Don't stop smiling yet.

Personal Growth: Your Values, Your Life

By Jim Taylor Ph.D.
Are you living your life in accordance with your values?

To Toss or Not to Toss (John Irving Across the Room)

By Susan K Perry Ph.D.
Are there too many breasts in John Irving's new novel?

Are Fertile Women More Attractive?

By Nigel Barber Ph.D.
Subtle signals reveal when a woman may conceive.

Hair Loss and Desirability

By F. Diane Barth L.C.S.W.
What does your hair say about you?

Love is Blind: But Only Until the Honeymoon is Over

By Vivian Diller Ph.D.
New survey shows the role of attraction in relationship satisfaction.

Bridging The Authenticity Gap

By Vivian Diller Ph.D.
Different generations are striving toward a common goal.

Five Reasons Not to Have a "Must Have" List

By Christine Meinecke Ph.D.
What's So Wrong with Aiming High?

How Do You Compliment a Beautiful Person?

By Donna Barstow
A cartoon about how to.tell someone you really really like him.

Looking at "Girls"

By Zanthe Taylor M.F.A.
The thoroughly modern problem of body image.

Changing your pillow could make those wrinkles go away

By Dennis Rosen M.D.
Slovenian researchers develop new pillow designed to reduce wrinkles.

Study Finds Smiling Men are Less Attractive to Women

By Mikhail Lyubansky Ph.D.
Are there implications for inter-racial attraction?