Beauty of standing out in a crowd: Attractiveness judged according to who we are with, research shows

Judgements of attractiveness vary depending on who is nearby, and how good-looking they are in comparison, research shows. A person will rank higher on a scale of attractiveness when compared alongside less attractive people, than they would when judged alone….

Judgements of attractiveness vary depending on who is nearby, and how good-looking they are in comparison, research shows. A person will rank higher on a scale of attractiveness when compared alongside less attractive people, than they would when judged alone….