Determinants and consequences of female attractiveness and sexiness: realistic tests with restaurant waitresses.

  title={Determinants and consequences of female attractiveness and sexiness: realistic tests with restaurant waitresses.},
  author={Michael Lynn},
  journal={Archives of sexual behavior},
  volume={38 5},
Waitresses completed an on-line survey about their physical characteristics, self-perceived attractiveness and sexiness, and average tips. The waitresses' self-rated physical attractiveness increased with their breast sizes and decreased with their ages, waist-to-hip ratios, and body sizes. Similar effects were observed on self-rated sexiness, with the exception of age, which varied with self-rated sexiness in a negative, quadratic relationship rather than a linear one. Moreover, the waitresses… CONTINUE READING
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