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Carotenoids not sunbeds make you attractive

Whether you have a light or dark skin, you'll be more attractive the more carotenoids you consume. The amount of melanin, a dark pigment that is stimulated by sunlight, on the other hand, plays no role in attractiveness, say psychologists at the University of St Andrews, Scotland, in an article that will be published soon in Evolution and Human Behavior.

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    Added to this shelf by: Jake Goetz, on 10-29-2012 9:21pm

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