By Melkorka Licea. Men can smell when a woman is turned on because of the aroma of her sweat — and they like it, according to a new study. In two nearly identical experiments, researchers first asked 17 straight female students to bicycle for three minutes in order to work up a sweat. The women went through the same process a few days later, but, instead of the smut, they watched a documentary about bridge-building. For comparison, these women were later subjected to watching more boring bridge-building, watching an un-sexy video of men and women dancing, reading a story about knitting and looking at 20 pictures of tropical birds. Wisman then put 91 men — throughout each experiment — to the test, asking which scent they preferred. The results — published in February by the Archives of Sexual Behavior — found that men were indeed more attracted to the aroused ladies in all three trials.
Women go crazy for the smell of a man. But just what mysterious alchemy makes the ultimate male scent? Susan Irvine follows the trail in the November issue of Vogue …. ASKED how women want men to smell I could wax lyrical for hours: engine oil and cumin; sun-browned salty skin; vetiver and cashmeran; soap, cigars and sex. But Arnaud Montet is quick to clip my wings. The bottom line with fragrance is that it is designed to attract a mate.
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The attractive powers of pheromones scented sex hormones have often been exaggerated — not least by advertisers trying to sell pheromone-based scents and sprays which they claim will make men irresistible to women. Widely publicised research findings on female sensitivity to male pheromones have also led some men to believe that the odour of their natural sweat is highly attractive to women. Women are indeed highly sensitive to male pheromones, particularly around ovulation, but many popular assumptions about the effects of these pheromones are the result of misinterpretation and over-simplification of the research results. All male pheromones are not equally attractive, and some of the myths stem from an understandable confusion over their names. The male pheromone androstenone is not the same as androstenol. Androstenol is the scent produced by fresh male sweat, and is attractive to females. Androstenone is produced by male sweat after exposure to oxygen — i.
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