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Alcohol consumption increases attractiveness ratings of opposite-sex faces: a possible third route to risky sex.

Authors
  • Jones, Barry T
  • Jones, Ben C
  • Thomas, Andy P
  • Piper, Jessica
Type
Published Article
Journal
Addiction (Abingdon, England)
Publication Date
Aug 01, 2003
Volume
98
Issue
8
Pages
1069–1075
Identifiers
PMID: 12873241
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Since Agocha & Cooper have shown that the likelihood of intentions to engage in risky sex increases as the facial attractiveness of the potential sexual partner increases, through the opposite-sex enhancement effect we identify a new possible link between risky sex and alcohol consumption.

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