it's not just Asian cultures that associated paleness with the middle and upper classes. Personally I never found tan skinned any more attractive. It won't be as dark as a suntan but it will look better than your standard pale skin. Second, its a personal preference. Scottish ginger women have my heart. 08-14-2012, 05:45 PM Lone-Ranger : Location: Moderate conservative for Obama. Guys with their left lobe pierced, right lobe or both? Of course people in past liked pale skin more but we are f***ing taling about now which is I'm sure opposite. U like pale? Hell yes, but welcome to the real world. Society labours under the delusion that a tan is a badge of health. Not everybody is affected by science. You said so yourself, different cultures have different ideas of beauty, so it can't be a biological impulse, but a social one. Join Yahoo Answers and get 100 points today. Especially something like color and tone. 100 opinions shared on Health & Fitness topic. Anonymous answered . If you want to destroy your skin go ahead. Mmmmmm. As long as you do everything in moderation, you'll be fine and it's actually good for you. We won't talk about how a woman's chest get's full of age spots and looks like a leather purse. Some people look better with a glowing tan, but some of us look much better pale (especially later in life when sun exposure turns your skin into beef jerky). Humans do need sun on our skin, it's how we make Vitamin D. Because most of us in the West work indoors for most of the day, there's actually a lot of people who don't get enough Vitamin D. Feel free to google that. Thats while much of Japanese animation has tall white women with large breasts and large eyes, features many japanese women don't have. by women. So, for this question: like anything, some people have a preference for white or fair skin, and some don’t. We got it right. So don't go dig the past just because u don't want be the only ones to like pale skin. Tan skin's attractiveness to humans has evolutionary roots. The people in it are tan, so if you see a bunch of celebs that are tan you think tan is attractive. There's exceptions to everything and to each their own! If your skin was dark, that meant that you had a laborer job and spent hours outside toiling in the farming fields and sun. It’s not biologically rooted in me to find pale skin “unhealthy” and unattractive, nor is it in anybody else. That's wonderful! I had friends who are really pale do good, lots of white chucks get chased so what's up with that. Asians are just more honest about it. Men with a healthier skin colour are more attractive to women than those with a masculine face, according to new research. mostly that is the mentality of people. Ivory white skin is the good stuff. When you spend time outdoors, you tan. If you're skin is naturally very light and mostly just burns, don't make a big deal on getting a tan , a lot of people like pale skin, that's why articles like this don't make much sense , it all comes down to personal preference. i love pale skin! A nice tan to me shows someone likes to be outside alot and thats attractive. The carotenoids that have been most studied in this regard are beta-carotene, lycopene, lutein, and zeaxanthin. I couldn't stand that, so long live tanned people lol ! Hence, that is why tans … I'm very aroused by pale women though. When I see a toned guy, it is not attractive. My 11 yr old cousin is growing up racist, how do I help? Get off the internet and go play outdoors. They also help maintain healthy skin. The amount you need will depend on your melanin content, season, and latitude. I'm actually unnatracted by tan women. When the most prominent sex organ on your body looks healthy, you are going to look more attractive to the opposite sex. There are more important things than skin color. i understand that a bit of early morning sun exposure is beneficial for vitamin d production but photoaging is something that caucasians especially should be aware of. I mean have you seen models when it comes to society? It's that simple! I don't understand the point of this post? On the plus side, the biological reasons for this preference means you can eat foods high in Carotenoids to give your skin a "natural glow" and tan. And when you look at the social stuff in society yes tan is in now. I'm 15, and the craze wherever I go no matter whether it's Australia (my homeland), America, etc. 1.4K opinions shared on Health & Fitness topic. I'd say there actually are more people on earth preferring pale skin, because many people in Africa and India make their skin whiter with products. OUCH! That's incorrect. In Asia pale is what they after.. ... People think tan is attractive because everywhere you look ( magazines , T.V. In Eastern countries, tan skin is less attractive as it relates to many as a lower social status — one who works in the fields all day. Whoa! Nice that you're humble, but -- good grief! I'd say tan skin, even though I know it is very personal. What do you honestly think when you see a 25 year old with scars on her wrist? There is enough sun in my country (touristic oasis) that I get lightly changed colozr during summer by just walking to store and back and I dont see it as super attractive. I genuinely find all skin tones attractive. its easy to go orange and thats gross, No way. How do you think about the answers? Gimmie a pale girl any day. I used to tan because my family picked on me a lot for being so pale, I also contracted skin cancer sooo... Just be happy as you are, don't try to change it. why do westerners like to pretend that tanning was always a part of their culture?why do they say it's only Asians who appreciate skin that isn't baked?look at european and American history and how pale skin was the standard of beauty throughout the ages. i'm 1/4 asian and 3/4 english and i stand out too much with my tan skin but everyone says oh you're so lucky, i'd love to be tanned. Here's another good example. And you have every right to have your perference but you don't need to hate on pale people. You proved that yourself by explaining the difference in cultural preferences (in the West tan is more attractive, in Asia pale is more attractive.) A tan used to connote a working class person who had to do manual labor outdoors, but the Industrial Revolution started to change all that, says Mark Leary, professor of Psychology and Neuroscience at Duke University. My dermatologist told me "A tan is a pre-cancerous glow" needless to say, I went from being a kid who never took precautions to wearing sunscreen at night LMAO. I am pointing out that scientifically and biologically, humans have a preference towards darker skin. i dare you. Sun does nothing but burn, even if I'm not "overdoing it". It's probably because https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HjSh_esW9W4. Moderation. Most people don't like looking pale. You can sign in to vote the answer. i wish i had it! Melanin is beneficial yes, but your pigment does not determine your beauty. 3 reasons to enjoy your tan skin. I don't think ANY culture likes tan skin especially if it is naturally darker. According to a study from Bristol University it's not actually the suntan we find attractive. Everybody wants to be somebody else. In the last century, tanned skin has done a 180 in public perception. So you can't tell someone what they are attracted to. Then, pale skin was attractive because it meant you didn't work, outside in order to get a tan. Can someone help me? I'm just wondering why being tanned is so great. Increase Melanin Hair • Why is tan skin attractive? Their shades are totally unnatural. The trend marks a dramatic increase in the amount of vitamin D deficiency in the U. S., according to findings set to be published tomorrow in the Archives of Internal Medicine. some of these comparisons are making me think they have a sun burn! Look at social media like Instagram, SnapChat, TV, magazines, movies, etc., wealth will always be viewed upon favorably by the opposite sex and esp. And then there is a greater possibility of skin cancer. For me, I want to stay pale. 2.5K opinions shared on Health & Fitness topic. Yet, "no good deed goes unpunished.". 57 opinions shared on Health & Fitness topic. In earlier times, the same logic behind Asians worshipping pale skin was the same as Europeans. Boosts self-confidence; The tanned skin looks better and more attractive. White people consider tanned skin as more healthy, outdoorsy look. Today the Western culture still considers tan to be attractive. It’s a personal preference. 125 opinions shared on Health & Fitness topic. A natural tan however is very attractive. Why do men chase after white chucks and why do you see unattractive pale guys with cute girls. In America tan skin is considered attractive, while in places like Mexico and Asian, light skins, blonde haired people considered attractive. Agree, don't go extreme in either direction. I'm really white with really dark hair and male to boot and I've dated a crap load of girls. You can't proof that because you think just about how you see it... its like gay people are often described as unnatural because life and society bla bla bla... No way, I can't stand tan. 161 opinions shared on Health & Fitness topic. I'd so much rather stick with my pale skin then constantly spray tanning and spending thousands a year to up keep an uneven tan that stains my hands and feet. There are also men who find fat women attractive. Tan bodies look great but you damage your skin with constant tanning and your skin gets leather like and wrinkles way earlier than a person who is pale because your skin loses it's elasticity. People in the West/US prefer tanned skin? Except skin color is a personal preference, not an “this is objectively ugly and this is objectively beautiful” thing. Solarium, not real sun. Sun in moderation is completely healthy and the side effect is that gorgeous healthy glow that most people love. White chicks, Hispanic, one Asian and two half white half black girls. I don't have a problem with girls. i'm 1/4 asian and 3/4 english and i stand out too much with my tan skin but everyone says oh you're so lucky, i'd love to be tanned. So, not only is this biologically rooted in humans but it is culturally rooted as well (at least in the West). if you have a genetic weakness or predisposition to something it's best to protect yourself as much as possible. Retarded? This is interesting. The topic is: Why is tan skin not considered attractive in Asia? Thank you! LOL.. 831 posts, read 591,910 times Reputation: 371. Wealth will always be more attractive than poverty (for almost everyone, yes, there's always exceptions). Since then, the economy and industry of Western society has advanced and its culture has changed along with it.Nowadays, we have machines farming our foods and the "peasant" class mostly works indoors. She made a tan seem attractive because it showed you could travel the world and lounge on the beach. ------- www.scientificamerican.com/.../ ---------Vitamin D deficiency soars in the U. S., study saysThree-quarters of U. S. teens and adults are deficient in vitamin D, the so-called "sunshine vitamin" whose deficits are increasingly blamed for everything from cancer and heart disease to diabetes, according to new research. :) usually tan skin looks healthier than pale skin. There are guys who prefer fat girls but most do not. I'm pale and love water sports, so you can bet I'm familiar with the agonies of sunburn. And just to clear things up, preference for pale skin is not as rare as you’re making it seem. It's biologically rooted in us to see pale skin this way. Pale and pasty has never been a problem in finding men. 85 opinions shared on Health & Fitness topic. In the West, the cultural norm is the exact opposite. You indeed are lucky. Foods high in Beta-Carotene and other Carotenoids are antioxidants. But that type of tan skin is rarely glorified. You can sign in to vote the answer. Every country has a different standard of beauty, especially skin tone I'm a redhead, so my skin doesn't tan nor does it look good tan. I’m not even from an Asian culture but I find pale skin a thousand times more attractive than tan skin. Yes, I know this is the opposite thinking of Asia's cultural norms but they have it wrong. I'm just asking cause I've always had pale skin and it's hard for me to get a tan. A fake tan is not at all attractive, I see orange people ! I'm supposed to say yes tan ismore attractive but i found photos on the left much more attractive. While the last section explains why some of these trends exist, it doesn’t detail why dark hair and pale skin is so attractive. There is always such a thing as too much of a good thing! Just be gracious and kind, and say "thank you" when people compliment your looks. However, evolutionarily the West has it right. Hence, that is why tans are sexy and pale is not. :). It's healthier for you and your skin will show it. 143 opinions shared on Health & Fitness topic. 628 opinions shared on Health & Fitness topic. I don't really care for skin color either ways, to be honest. A tan I'm alright with until it gets to the point of orange skin. I would bet the majority of people don’t actually care at all, and for those that do care the ones that prefer pale and the ones that prefer tan are probably pretty even. Let me explain. Yes, you're right. Dark skin is more attractive and the scientific reason behind this is quite simple: ------------------->>>Your skin is the most prominent sex organ on your body!!!<<<----------------------. 320 opinions shared on Health & Fitness topic. In fact I like women with milky white skin. But that doesn't mean everyone will prefer that. Is this shallow? 10 Answers. There's a lot of pictures in the Take that don't necessarily look better than than pale, and some that look about the same (and some that are weight-loss photos with a fake tan to show off muscles). In part, the beneficial effects of carotenoids are thought to be due to their role as antioxidants. Like, on some people lighter or darker skin might look better? First, you are wrong. During that time in Europe, if you spent time outside, it meant that you were working and a laborer. Eating a healthy diet with more Carotenoid-rich fruits and veg, like cantaloupe, apricots, carrots, peppers, and spinach, causes an attractive, golden tone-change to Caucasian skin in just a month. Of course, if you burn easily, use protection but don't overdo it. why? A new study by University of Missouri-Columbia researcher Cynthia Frisby found that people perceive a light brown skin tone to be more physically attractive than a pale or dark skin tone. At 42 years old, am I too old to get my right ear pierced? 641 opinions shared on Health & Fitness topic. Third, all of these people you showed on photos didn't get that tan from sun or fromfood but fromhorrible solarium. When the most prominent sex organ on your body looks healthy, you are going to look more attractive to the opposite sex. I have to disagree. Still have questions? Here's another study reported by a UK website about how most people think tans are more attractive.foreverhealthy.blogspot.com/.../...rots-makes.html, I am only allowed to eat low gi food... so I have 2 fruits a day also. Dark hair makes pale skin seem paler, while pale skin heightens the darkness in your hair. I think pale skin is much more attractive than this orange colored tan you've shown. Ok but u don't need to force your preference on everyone. Some will like it some won't. Or... you could simply be born with more melanin. Its not considered attractive everywhere. Do you still make a lot of money at the stripclub wearing a mask . Girls, do you want to have a strong toned body or soft delicate looking body? ? You can't prove that something is more attractive than another. https://www.patreon.com/historydose Why are suntans widely seen as attractive? Provides additional protection; By tanning, the melanocyte cells generate melanin and force it out of the cell. I have had a tan once in my adult life, inter-railing at 20. Why Do People Find Tan Skin So Attractive? Why would they do that if they didn't find it attractive? That's why pale skin "looks unhealthy" to people. However, don't overdo the sun either! Pale is ugly and it's culturally and biologically rooted in us to see it that way. Especially the girls with blonde hair and have an orange any tone. Everyone has different opinions but darker skin tends to make a woman appear a little thinner and more healthy as long as it isnt leathery, fry yourself in the sun 24/7 type tan skin. -------- https://goo.gl/Nq1GOw -------------You really ARE what you eat: Forget sunbathing, munching just two extra portions of fruit and veg a day gives you a more attractive skin glow than a suntan. As far as healthier I cant really say for sure but Ive gone too public beaches alot and seen some "obviously not so healthy people" with stellar tans. This content is for informational purposes only. Why is tanned skin supposed to be more attractive then lighter skin? I also caught scabies, and found the two alarmingly similar – something alien lurking in the skin. 133 opinions shared on Health & Fitness topic. Just look at the media around us. It's mostly in America that tan skin is attractive. One side effect of Beta-Carotene and other Carotenoids is that they give your skin a "healthy glow" and darken your skin. what do you think of pierced lobes on men? Ok U like dark? Now that China (and other Asian countries) has become an economic superpower and its peasant class are working in factories instead of toiling outdoors, they (the younger generation) too are tanning while on vacation as much as Westerners.To reiterate, don't let the anti-sun people scare you. Like really? They like the opposite color of their skin & for them it is more sexy and attractive. I'd rather be very pale in winter and lightly pale in summer like I am, then ever go to 'prestige for stupid', solarium. I'm not going to be PC or write a take that makes you feel good and me look like a "social justice savior" on the internet. However, in modern society (mostly in Asia), cultural norms have flipped this preference 180. I'm not huge on tans you showed above. It's that simple! Beware of too much sun exposure. OK I'm seeing some pretty stupid statements here. THANK YOU, Why I feel like my age is holding me back from wishing I can have kid like memories again. Which do you think looks hotter? 356 opinions shared on Health & Fitness topic. i have tan skin with blue eyes and blonde hair and i hate my skin! News to me. A biologically universal preference would be like not dating someone with the Black Plague or something. But, the combination of blue eyes and tan skin sounds lovely to me! How do you think about the answers? Consider donating! You can't argue that a preference is biologically universal if other cultures have different views on it. Where's your evidence besides your retarded thinking? One side effect of Beta-Carotene and other Carotenoids is that they give your skin a "healthy glow" and darken your skin. I already said that. So, why is tan skin attractive? She's Spanish and has dark genes, but she goes for a Spanish indoor look because it shows her wealth and that she can afford staying indoors.So regardless if you're an European, American, Asian, African etc., light skin has been fashionable for a long time in most continents and isn't a thing only one "race" had.Elizabeth 1 also had this look, but she was even lighter and much whiter than the Spanish queen:So it's not an Asian thing only! It seems that both groups prefer the light brown skin tone, whether it’s a tan Caucasian or a light-skinned African American.” The study, “‘Shades of Beauty’: Examining the Relationship of Skin Color to Perceptions of Physical Attractiveness,” was published in the … As a Californian that has seen his fair share of the sun (and hates summer and the heat) I much prefer a pale woman over a tan woman. Its unimportant. Get your answers by asking now. 713 opinions shared on Health & Fitness topic. 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It revealed women found men more attractive if they had a … It's the wealthy class who can afford to go on vacations to warm, tropical beaches.Ironically, I think Asian culture *might* be following the same trend. A few parting points: When taking to extremes, the pursuit of a tan can yield the George Hamilton effect. Pale isn't ugly; you just think it is. That's the most retarded thinking I've heard on this site today. Umm i lik girls who do not damage their skin with too much sun exposure. at least to promote a healthy life. Melanin prevents deeper cell penetration of UV radiation. I have naturally light tan skin... not orange like but light brown/ bits of pink , now I'm insecure... pasty white skin is not good but pinkish is still super attractive. Honestly, most of those people in the pictures you showed looked better without the tan. There are people (Asian culture) who prefer pale skin but most people do not. why? Except for kids picking on me in school, I've never had a man tell me "You're beautiful but too pale for me, so I'm going to have to go with your blond friend who has normal pigment in her skin". Huh. I'm Mediterranean skinned, I think about those friends of mine who are pale and during Summer they can't go the beach because , if they would miss even a little spot of their body with the right amount of sunscreen... they'd burn ! i wish i had it! Etc. ) * DO go out and participate in outdoor activities and you'll naturally get darker. It absorbs UV energy and dissipates it as heat. Incidentally, you sound absolutely gorgeous. Sign in. And the case with most girls who tan is they start to look completely fake and age quickly. Really, its people wanting what they cant have. Unfortunately the sun is not your friend. Some people think it … I do not agree at all. In some cultures where skin tone has historically been associated with social status, women are both more likely to avoid sun tanning and to purchase creams that lighten one's skin tone. What makes having tanned skin attractive? I think it is personal taste. 2) The media promoted that look for decades. A tan … I Think every skin color is beautiful and for me personally it doesn't matter. How you dress, your hairstyle, your eyewear (if you wear glasses), the condition your body is in, how tall you are, etc. We all know that antioxidants are super healthy for the human body. * Eating plenty of fruit and vegetables gives skin a golden 'carotenoid' glow * Majority of people rated this yellow glow more attractive than a suntan* Carotenoids are important for our immune and reproductive systems* Scientists suggest 'carotenoid' glow signals health to potential mates. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HjSh_esW9W4, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12134711, foreverhealthy.blogspot.com/.../...rots-makes.html. Culturally, it also means that you are healthy and strong enough to do outdoor activities. 0 0. Humans need sunlight, we evolved on this planet and given life by its star. It really makes them look like a slut which isn't that attractive. to a certain extent. A big portion of the US is located latitudinally where the sun is weak for at least half of the year If your skin was dark, that meant that you were affluent and wealthy and could afford to spend time and money on vacations at warmer, more tropical places on the Earth and this showed in your skin color. Most of them are pale tall and flat and most guys don't prefer that type. As with all healthy things, do it in moderation! One of the most obvious reasons is because of the contrast. Beauty is subjective. Now, tans mean wealth because they mean you can afford to go somewhere hot. Just don't believe these anti-sun quacks. I live in Florida but am Scotch-Irish in background, so people have been harrassing me my whole life because I Don't have a tan! I'd say it's people liking what they don't have. We are now no better than a 3rd world country with what happened today. Is having tanner skin always more attractive than having lighter skin, or does it depend on the person? Hence, your skin became dark. Will body hair waxing hurt more or less when you're tired or would it not make much of a difference? Actually many people like the porcelain color, or the cocoa color, or the medium color, or the bright blue color (jk there) but seriously, people have the right to their own preferences. Those with lighter skin were associated with nobility and wealth. Really pale skin can be super attractive on some people , so can tanned skin. Lol totally bashing against someone’s skin color that’s classy. So you may look great now, but you pay for it in the future. i have tan skin with blue eyes and blonde hair and i hate my skin! While I resist bronzing – faux and real – on aesthetic grounds, I also cannot see beyond the damage. Therefore, attributes that symbolize wealth will be in good favor. I think the blond girl looks better pale, the guy no difference, but the couple with the striped swimsuit look better tan. 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