Sunday 23 July 2017

Wearing glasses means you're more likely to have an affair

Beautiful businesswoman at creative office
Beautiful businesswoman at creative office
Caitlin McBride

Caitlin McBride

It turns out people really do make passes at those who wear glasses.

A new survey shows that those who wear glasses are significantly more like to have an affair than those without.

Extra-marital dating website surveyed its members and found a sweeping majority are bespectacled, with 82% saying they find the look attractive in a potential partner.

The company asked 800 members with a whopping 74% of its members wearing eye glasses and researchers think it may be linked to wanting to live out a fantasy, namely sexy secretary.

"I love a woman in glasses," said one member surveyed, who went only by the name Frederick. "It makes an otherwise tame girl look a little wild and powerful – glasses immediately make someone look more confident and intelligent.

"Smart teamed with sexy is unbeatable. Every man’s thought about sleeping with a girl in frames, there’s just a certain je ne sais quoi about the whole thing” was established in 2003 and currently has more than 1m members.

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