8 ways for a guy to be more attractive — no gym membership required
Girls: they’re pretty, they smell good and they seem like a lot of fun to be around. But you’ve convinced yourself that you have no hope with them because you’re a long way from owning a sports car and you don’t foresee yourself becoming a firefighter any time soon.
Fear not, being attractive isn’t just about the superficial stuff — and it may be even easier than entering a cheat code on “Assassin’s Creed.” Here are some (almost) effortless ways to step it up.
1. Trim any wayward facial hairs
Grab a mirror and take a quick look at your face. Is there an eyebrow hair that’s somehow growing perpendicular to the rest, or one random hair growing in an otherwise smooth part of your neck? Tweeze it. Do you have a nose hair that’s extending down toward your upper lip? Trim it.No one is expecting you to submit to a long and painful beauty regimen, but if you have some obviously wonky hairs on your face, they’re a distraction from how you actually look. Invest in a $12 trimmer and the 30 seconds it takes to use it.
2. Pet more dogs
The key to appearing hotter to women may lie in receiving sloppy kisses from a dude with bad breath. It’s no coincidence that the Instagram Hot Dudes With Dogs has almost 200,000 followers; one survey from the U.K. even found that 20% of women said men instantly become more attractive by having a dog.Not ready to adopt your own furry friend just yet? You can still make pals with the mutts you see at the dog park, or ask a stranger if you can say hi to theirs.
3. Stop saying the “b” word
4. LISTEN, LISTEN, LISTEN (and laugh at her jokes)
Everybody likes to be around people who make them feel good about themselves. Laughing at something a woman said instantly boosts her confidence, and shows that you care about what she’s saying. Speaking of which…