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Want a date but too scared to ask? To make them smaak you, wear a mask

Research has found that, in a global shift of mass psychology, people now find mask-wearers more attractive

Senior reporter

Researchers have discovered a surprising new reason to mask up.

They’ve published new research in the Cognitive Research: Principles and Implications journal which suggests protective masks make wearers look more attractive — the medical mask variety in particular.

The study by Cardiff University experts measured how different types of mask changed the attractiveness of 40 male faces...

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