I went to dinner tonight at a restaurant that was ridiculously packed. While waiting for our food, I couldn’t help but notice the amount of waitresses that were blonde. By amount, I mean all the waitresses were blonde. I doubt all of them were naturally blonde.
So why were there so many? Perhaps the blond hair gets them more tips because they come off as more attractive? Or maybe it was just coincidence. A common theme I use to hear is that blonde hair, blue eyes are the hottest. That guys loved blonde girls, if that is true why do guys like blondes?
Did you know that approximately 2 % of the world’s population is blonde? Making blonde the second rarest hair color right behind redheads. Though as people get older, blondes becomes rarer because some blondes hair darken to the point of being brown/black. Giving them the lead on red heads.
Since blonde is rare, it can also be considered exotic. This makes it stand out in a crowd of women. We as people love what is rare and the rarer an item is the higher we value it.
A lot of the physical attributes that men find attractive in women can be related to health, fertility and femininity, for example small waists and large hips otherwise known as Waist to Hip ratio. Men love women with big butts but most don’t know why. This is because hips are a sign that she is fertile and healthy.
This is not a conscious thought in a guy’s mind but rather a subconscious reaction. A reaction that was passed on from prior generations of men to aid men in deciding which women were best to mate with.
This is why guys like blondes, along with being exotic, blond hair can be used to judge a woman’s age. As a woman gets older, her blonde hair darkens or she may lose the color entirely. Meaning that women with light blonde hair were youthful and youthful women are more fertile than older women.
Since being blondes gave men an extra way of knowing if a woman was good to mate with, men were drawn to them.
Blonde is the most common color that women dye their hair. This is because women feel blonde is more attractive than other hair colors. This thinking of blondes being the most attractive begins to spread. This is why you looked at this article because you heard at some point that blondes were considered the most attractive.
Creating a mob mentality in society. Enough people believe blondes are the most attractive, so it must be true! This infects the guy population into thinking blonde women are the most attractive and creates another reason why guys like blondes, social influence.