In response, women around the world buy high-heeled shoes (and ignore the discomfort) in order to gain a few inches. When a group of women walk into a bar, most eyes turn immediately to the tallest one in the group — simply because she might be the first face they see.
And when men interact with tall women, as Roger Dobson explains for The Independent, the outcome is generally positive.
According to Dobson, “both men and women judge a tall female on first sight as more intelligent, assertive, independent and ambitious.”Dobson further explains that men view tall women as being wealthier and more successful.
These initial impressions don't guarantee a lasting relationship.
You'll never have to sacrifice the top of his head for the sake of a cute Instagram.
Because couples who selfie well together, stay together.
But if a guy is short and he might pursue a taller woman.
It also plays a large role in a man's choice of mate.
In one study, men were asked to judge the characters of women whose pictures had been digitally shortened or lengthened.
When you're looking for a woman to date, the list of qualities to consider can seem infinite. Height is often the first thing you notice about someone when you first meet.
But it's particularly hard to ignore one asset — a woman's height.
Every guy has his own preferences, and these influence whom he dates.