Intimidating beauty

by  |  12-Feb-2015 18:35

How we react to beauty is a mixture of biology and our society's interpretation of that biology.It is the social status given to very attractive people that makes the rest of us too nervous to approach them.

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Same thing with testosterone: testosterone makes large necks and strong jaws and a lower voice.

That also means the person is fit; the person is healthy.

"Attractiveness can convey more power over visible space, but that in turn can make others feel they can’t approach that person," said Dr.

Tonya Frevert, who studies the different ways that extreme physical beauty is received in social situations.

They are "out of our league," but that league's charter is socially constructed.

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