You know what’s the new sexy? Everything. Because everybody’s got different tastes. And when you consider just how broad that spectrum of tastes actually is, it makes the pressures of beauty conformity seem all the more silly. Take this thread on r/AskReddit, for example:

What strange trait is very attractive to you?
by inAskReddit

There were a lot of intriguing answers, but we’ve collected just a few that focused on physical attributes, to demonstrate that beauty really is in the eye of the beholder.

1. Be proud of that schnoz.

Guys with big noses

– daydreamer_92

2. Bit of a night owl?

Dark circles under the eyes

– blurpadinka

3. I gotta hand it to ya.

Hands – not sure why, but I always check out a guys hands

– 1OddSongAday

4. Stick your neck out.

This is gonna make me sound like a serial killer but a well defined neck and collar bones.

– muddybuttbrew

5. Posture is important, I guess?

when a guy sits with his legs apart with his elbows on his knees and hands sorta pointing outwards fingers interlaced with each other (not on the face) and leans in

– ffatimasaleem77

6. Tickle those ivories.

When a guy has long fingers ..

– borntodie_629

7. It’s scrunch time.

Being able to scrunch up her nose. When she finds something funny or interesting and the nose goes wrinkly, hnnnngg.

– homoeroticpoolnoodle

8. Listen up.

Big ears. When a girl’s ears poke through her hair, it makes my heart dance.

– DocSaysItsDainBramuj

9. Tell me a tail.


Don’t know why but they just do it for me. And it’s not a slight attraction either it could take a 5/10 girl to a solid 8 all because of the hair.

Drives me crazy.

– A_Wild_VelociFaptor

10. A wandering eye.

I love when girls have a mild lazy eye.

It makes my heart warm.

– granddaddygoth

11. Spot the difference.

Freckles, little freckles on the nose and cheeks, I don’t care about the person’s skin color or ethnicity, I find them adorable and special on anyone or a small scar (something that reminds me of them as soon as I think about it)

– Redshosit

12. (This is called Heterochromia if you’re curious!)

Having two different eye colors (like one eye is one color and the other eye is a completely different color). I don’t know why but I’ve always found that attractive

– Phantom_Cavalier

13. Let it get dark.

Eyes black as night.

– sixscreamingbirds

14. Short and sweet.

Women with short hair, but not the Karen kind.

– Lakna_Rokee

15. Get a little help.

I absolutely love braces and or glasses, it makes women look so good

– WolfgangDixon

You literally never know what someone is going to be drawn to. So be yourself! It’s the thing you’re gonna be best at.

What strange trait do YOU find attractive?

Tell us in the comments.