Great Beauty: What Guys Find Sexy

Great Beauty: What Guys Find Sexy
ESSENCE.COM Feb, 24, 2011

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The average American woman spends almost $200 a year on makeup; but guys actually prefer our skin bare. “I love how my girl looks when she first wakes up,” says Keith. “Fresh and natural.”

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You’ve probably lost count of the hours you’ve spent doing crunches. But guys love our soft bellies! “As far as I’m concerned, there’s a reason they call ‘em ‘love handles!’” says Jermaine, 35.

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Big ones, small ones, short ones, long ones—according to men, they’re all good. “I can’t resist my wife when she crosses and uncrosses her legs,” says David, 43. “She knows it, too!”

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Bat those lashes and he’s yours forever! “I love my girl’s eyes,” says Trevor, 36. “Sometimes she looks at me under her lashes and it makes me want to head straight to the bedroom!”

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News flash: Men love your natural texture. “Every day, Amy spends hours in the bathroom using that straightener thingie,” says Steve, 23. “I wish she’d leave it curly, at least sometimes.”

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A signature scent will always remind him of you. Mike, 30, loves his fiance’s Jo Malone Vanilla & Anise perfume. “All her stuff smells like it,” he says. “I love smelling it on her pillow.”

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Time to break out your favorite trends, because he loves your style. “Sandy has a style that’s completely her own,” says Dennis, 31. “She’s always been a free spirit; I love her crazy hats!”