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2012-02-09 18:23:59

Male flies find romance with female flies coated with pheromone, regardless of age; U-M, international research sheds light on aging process Beauty is more than skin deep, at least for fruit flies studied in new research that demonstrates how age-related changes in pheromone production can reduce sexual attractiveness. The study, published Feb. 9 in The Journal of Experimental Biology, examined how pheromones play a role in the sexual attractiveness and aging process of the common fruit...

2012-02-09 08:40:00

Male flies find romance with female flies coated with pheromone, regardless of age; U-M, international research sheds light on aging process ANN ARBOR, Mich., Feb. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Beauty is more than skin deep, at least for fruit flies studied in new research that demonstrates how age-related changes in pheromone production can reduce sexual attractiveness. The study, published today in The Journal of Experimental Biology, examined how pheromones play a role in...

2012-02-08 04:01:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Wacoal, the leading intimate apparel brand, unveils ControlFreak, a new revolutionary shapewear collection, that's specifically designed to accommodate a woman's unique proportions while being comfortable and supportive. Wacoal has spent years perfecting the fit for the upper half of the body, now with the launch of ControlFreak the brand takes a look at the lower half. ControlFreak will launch with two brief styles, Apple and Pear, today on...

2012-01-30 09:09:27

Love can bring out both the best and the worst in people. Which way it turns depends on the best way to protect the relationship, say researchers studying the evolution of romantic love. "Love is not merely sexual desire nor a unique emotion but rather a motivational drive-like state," says Arthur Aron of State University of New York at Stony Brook, whose research involves the use of fMRI brain scans in understanding love. New research, being presented today at a conference of personality...

2012-01-12 21:37:35

University of Minnesota research finds sex ratios influence financial decisions The perception that women are scarce leads men to become impulsive, save less, and increase borrowing, according to new research from the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management. "What we see in other animals is that when females are scarce, males become more competitive. They compete more for access to mates," says Vladas Griskevicius, an assistant professor of marketing at the Carlson School...

2012-01-12 04:50:00

Brisk sales in the Internet to Consumer market push sales of Liberty's Beau Visage Facelift Product to a new record, overtaking AlliSTAR as the company's hottest seller. Tampa Bay, FL (PRWEB) January 11, 2012 Who doesn't want to look younger for the new year? At least that what Liberty Health Network, LLC (LHN) is attributing to a massive increase in December sales totals for all of the Beau Visage Home Facial Skin Care products, with the company's Facelift Masks way out in front. “I...

2012-01-06 10:04:34

New methodology suggests mate preferences hover just outside of conscious awareness Stating that you don't care if you land a partner who is "hot" or "sexy" is relatively commonplace. But what people say they want and what they actually want are often two very different things when it comes to romantic attraction. However, a new methodology that measures people's implicit, split-second responses gets around this problem. Research from Northwestern University and Texas A&M University...

2011-12-13 22:43:48

Does she or doesn´t she . . .? Sexual cues are ambiguous, and confounding. We–especially men–often read them wrong. A new study hypothesizes that the men who get it wrong might be the ones that evolution has favored. “There are tons of studies showing that men think women are interested when they´re not,” says Williams College psychologist Carin Perilloux, who conducted the research with Judith A. Easton and David M. Buss of University of Texas at Austin....

2011-12-06 22:47:22

The better the looks of United States Congresspersons, the more television coverage they receive, shows a new study from the University of Haifa recently published in the journal. The reason behind this? Television journalists think their viewers prefer to see physically attractive people. “Physical appearance ranked third in the criteria for gaining television coverage, and ranked higher than seniority, position in Congress and legislative activity in this respect,” noted the...

Birth Control Pill Makes Relationships Last Longer, But Sex Less Satisfying
2011-10-12 12:49:15

A new study has found that women who are on the pill are less attracted to their partners and less sexually satisfied than women not taking the pill. However, the study of over 2,500 couples also found that women who met their partner when they were using this contraceptive method are happier with the non-sexual aspects of their relationships. The scientists used questionnaires to gauge the quality of 2,519 women's relationships with men.  About half the women in the study were on...