Dating tattooed women
The interviewer informed the male beachgoer that it was for a university study on romantic relationships and presented identification.
The interviewer pointed to the female confederate and said to the male beachgoers, ‘‘You see this girl: I want to ask you two questions concerning this young woman.
(That's a difference of more than 11 minutes.) The second experiment tested for men's evaluations of women with and without tattoos.
Further, upon seeing contact, he immediately joined the confederate to put a stop to any further interaction between her and the random individual.
But this time, a male confederate who took the lead role.
Ten minutes after the female confederate lay down to read, a male interviewer approached a young man who was within 10 meters of the female confederate and asked him if he would answer questions about a girl who was ‘‘somewhere on the beach.’’ Caution was taken only to query men who were already on the scene before the female confederate arrived.
Guéguen conducted a survey of tattooed and pierced women in France, and found that they did tend to have their first sexual intercourse at relatively younger ages.
But what this research couldn't determine was whether women with tattoos and piercings were more from men.