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With Valentines day around the corner, Kingsman Beard Club recently analyzed more than 3,500 Tinder profiles of men living in 31 of the biggest American cities to learn more about single men in America and what the typical dating profile looks like.
The focused their attention on the main profile picture compiling insights into more than a dozen characteristics, including smiles, facial hair, attire, selfies, kids and cars.
Here’s what they found:
- 71% of men wear casual attire in their main profile picture. 20% dress like a slob and only 9% wear formal attire.
- 61% of men’s profiles have some sort of facial hair, while 39% are clean shaven.
- Surprisingly, 53% of men hide their body in their main picture.
- Smiles go a long way to making a first impression, however only 51% of men smile in their main picture.
Take a look at the full report.