Breast shape (ptosis) as a marker of a woman's breast attractiveness and age: Evidence from Poland and Papua

@article{Groyecka2017BreastS,
  title={Breast shape (ptosis) as a marker of a woman's breast attractiveness and age: Evidence from Poland and Papua},
  author={Agata Groyecka and Agnieszka Żelaźniewicz and Michał Misiak and Maciej Karwowski and Piotr Sorokowski},
  journal={American Journal of Human Biology},
  year={2017},
  volume={29}
}
OBJECTIVES A women's breast is a sex-specific and aesthetic bodily attribute. [] Key MethodMETHODS In the Polish sample, 57 women and 50 men (N = 107) were presented with sketches of breasts manipulated to represent different stages of ptosis based on two different breast ptosis classifications. The participants were asked to rate the breast attractiveness and age of the woman whose breasts were depicted in each sketch.

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