Bikini, one piece or thong, and other beach ques­tions

Won­der what’s go­ing on be­hind his sun­glasses? Try this for an idea. Amaz­ingly, ev­ery man we polled had tried on­line dat­ing – so what goes through a guy’s mind when he sees your pro­file? Take a look.

Glamour (South Africa) - - Men -

When you see a woman in a swim­suit, you think: Sexy! ................................... 75% I wish I looked as good half naked as she does ........... 13% She could work on [in­sert body part here] ................ 12%

Which swim­suit is sex­i­est? A sporty two piece ........ 48% A string bikini ................. 39% A one piece ......................... 8% A tank­ini ............................. 5%

What body part do you no­tice most in a swim­suit? Her breasts ...................... 36% Her butt ............................ 29% Her legs .............................. 15% Her abs ............................... 12% Other .................................... 8%

What makes a woman stand out at the beach? An amaz­ing body ........... 55% To­tal con­fi­dence ............. 41% A re­ally cool swim­suit .... 4% Trend time! Hot or not: Ruf­fles on a swim­suit? Hot ...................................... 17% Not ...................................... 83% Cut-outs or ex­tra straps? Hot ..................................... 44% Not ..................................... 56% Mis­matched tops and bot­toms? Hot ..................................... 38% Not ...................................... 62%

Which trend should end? Retro, high-waisted bot­toms ............................ 42% Thongs .............................. 27% Weird cut-outs ................ 26% Other .................................... 5%

Do you check out other women at the beach when you’re with your part­ner? Yes! Who can re­sist? ..... 52% I can’t help but look, but I swear, I’m not fan­ta­sis­ing about them ....................... 34% What other women? ...... 14% Which of th­ese (you can pick more than one) would keep you from look­ing at a woman’s pro­file? If I can tell by the thumb­nail photo that I’m not at­tracted to her .................................. 65% She lives far away ........... 49% She’s to­tally out­side my age range .................................. 40% Ac­tu­ally, I’ll click on pretty much any­thing .................. 8%

What type of mes­sage from a prospec­tive date are you most likely to re­spond to? Some­thing per­son­alised, like, “I also love cats!” ... 65% Some­thing straight­for­ward, like, “Hi there. How’s your week?” ............................... 21% Some­thing flirty, like “Hey, sexy, you look like you’d be a lot fun.” .......................... 14% Which of the fol­low­ing makes you most likely to mes­sage some­one? I like her pro­file an­swers ...... ............................................. 54% She looks fun in her pho­tos ................................ 27% She looks good in her pho­tos ................................ 19%

Now, let’s talk about the pho­tos on her dat­ing pro­file. Pic­tures with other guys: DO or DON’T? DO It makes her look de­sir­able ............................ 21% DON’T Who is that dude? Did she date him? ........... 79%

How about post­ing bikini or cleav­age pics? DO Yes, please! ............. 57% DON’T It seems kind of des­per­ate .......................... 43%

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