Female preference for male faces changes cyclically: Further evidence

@article{PentonVoak2000FemalePF,
  title={Female preference for male faces changes cyclically: Further evidence},
  author={Ian S. Penton-Voak and David Ian Perrett},
  journal={Evolution and Human Behavior},
  year={2000},
  volume={21},
  pages={39-48}
}
Abstract Research has failed to reach consensus on the characteristics of attractive male faces. Different studies have reported preferences for phenotypically average faces, and faces with both exaggerated and reduced sexual dimorphism. Recent studies demonstrate cyclic changes in female sexual behavior and preferences for odors and facial characteristics that may reflect conditional mating strategies. We employed computer graphic techniques to manipulate the "masculinity" or "femininity" of a… Expand

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