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    (Original post by Ash8991)
    Women with short hair are sexy af
    Out of interest do you like about it, since biologically hair is long, to signal health to the opposite sex etc
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    I personally love long hair on a girl :love:
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    I assume most prefer long hair
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    Well the pic of her with long hair is quite bad imo so that probably had more to do with it than the actual length of hair itself. To me, it varies from person to person but the vast majority of lasses I know look much better with it their hair longer.

    Preferences generally are hugely variable so it'd be bad to generalise all men as a group. Short haired gals can find interested blokes just as easy as anybody else.
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    (Original post by indigofox)
    Out of interest do you like about it, since biologically hair is long, to signal health to the opposite sex etc
    I think it might be to do with the "rebellious" vibe women with short hair give off. It's almost as if they're going against social custom ("Women = long hair") just so they can look the way they want to look and truly be themselves
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    Some girls look better with certain hair styles, but generally longer hair is best.
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    https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com...ccb839cbb3.jpg

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    I was expecting a dirndl tbh.
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    (Original post by Viva Emptiness)
    I was expecting a dirndl tbh.
    surprisingly hard to find a suitable Rapunzel + Dirndl combo....

    http://images.halloweencostumes.com/...el-costume.jpg
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    For me, a girl has to have long hair... I personally like playing with it, I don't want her to look like a guy with short hair. I think long hair is sexy and girly...
    It's difficult to discribe but I wouldn't date a girl with short hair ...
    My current girlfriend has been rocking very long hair (like the girl from Photo 1 from here)
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    (Original post by mirrightf)
    For me, a girl has to have long hair... I personally like playing with it, I don't want her to look like a guy with short hair. I think long hair is sexy and girly...
    It's difficult to discribe but I wouldn't date a girl with short hair ...
    My current girlfriend has been rocking very long hair (like the girl from Photo 1 from here)
    I know veryfew girls who look like guys with short hair. Long hair takes up time and can be uncomfortable. Id consider having long hair for a guy if he didnt mind styling it everyday for me.
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    Long, it's more feminine. Short hair makes a woman look more masculine, which is not what our biology wants.
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    Couldn't give a shiny, glittery shite.
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    (Original post by Thomazo)
    Long, it's more feminine. Short hair makes a woman look more masculine, which is not what our biology wants.
    How come guys refer to 'biology' when thinking of the opposite sex. When girls are asked questions on what they like I never notice them refer to this bioology malarky. If people want to talk about biology well biologically both sexes have long hair. Biologically women dont have skirts or high heels. Hair length is a social construct (men used to have long hair and womenshort), its not biology.
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    Her short hair pictures are better, this is left-wing propaganda.
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    I cut my hair short because long hair is a hassle. And I disagree that long hair makes you look more 'feminine'
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    Long hair doesn't make guys look more feminine (often the reverse), so why should short hair on us women be such a big deal? It doesn't detract from femininity.
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    Each to their own ! Not everyone is the same
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    Nope not a myth imo.
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    (Original post by Anonymous)
    How come guys refer to 'biology' when thinking of the opposite sex. When girls are asked questions on what they like I never notice them refer to this bioology malarky. If people want to talk about biology well biologically both sexes have long hair. Biologically women dont have skirts or high heels. Hair length is a social construct (men used to have long hair and womenshort), its not biology.
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    However, this preference for long hair goes beyond social or cultural expectations for women's beauty. Research has demonstrated that there is an evolutionary reason for men to prefer long hair to short hair on women. According to evolutionary theory, features considered attractive by the opposite sex serve as indicators of reproductive fitness. Experiments and observations have demonstrated that a woman's hair plays a major role in how men rate a woman's attractiveness. The quality and length of hair serves as a marker of genetic strength and overall health. Several studies have demonstrated that men find women with medium-length to long hair more attractive than shorter haired counterparts. Men also rate longer haired women as healthier and fitter than shorterhaired women."

    http://www.hairfinder.com/tips/men_prefer_long_hair.htm

    To a degree, we are slaves of our biology. Of course we don't think that way or ralise it all the time, but things such as attraction is something that is controlled by our hormones.
 
 
 
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