“Your appearance catches a man’s eyes, but who you are catches his heart.” – Janet Ong Zimmerman
What Turns a Man’s Head Doesn’t Catch His Heart
Men are built to appreciate and look at attractive women. When a man’s head turns every time an attractive woman walks by, you might think that physical appearance is the most important quality he seeks in a woman. While a woman’s physical assets catch a man’s eyes, it’s who she is on the inside that can catch his heart or turn him away. High quality men want more than eye candy and sex. They want a woman who is beautiful on the inside.
Six Ways to Let Your Inner Beauty Shine
It’s still important to put effort into your physical appearance because in order to catch a man’s heart, you need to catch his eyes first. As you’re becoming your best physical self, focus on being just as beautiful on the inside. Here are 6 ways to let your inner beauty shine and catch his heart.
1. Be Confident
Confidence is a very sexy quality in a woman. When you are confident, you give off the aura that you are enough. When you are enough, you approach love from a place of wholeness, and attract men who are mentally, physically and emotionally healthier.
2. Be You
Instead of behaving and acting in ways that you think pleases a man, just be you. A man can sense if you’re comfortable in your own skin. Being comfortable with yourself, quirks and all, helps a man let his guard down. Your quirks make you uniquely you. The right man will find your quirks endearing.
3. Be Sincere
Don’t play games with a man’s wallet and heart. A smart man can sense if you’re into him or if you’re into what he can give you. Dating and being with a man whom you sincerely like, has the potential to blossom into a great relationship.
4. Be Open Minded
Instead of forming negative judgments based on a man’s superficial traits, be open-minded so that you can learn who he is and what he’s about. When you’re open, you may discover that he’s a diamond in the rough.
5. Be Present
Instead of being preoccupied with unnecessary thoughts, be present when you’re with your man. Being present makes things more enjoyable and lighthearted. These are two qualities that men find beautiful in a woman.
6. Be Passionate
Find and do the thing (or things) that you’re passionate about. The aliveness you feel when you’re passionate is contagious. It’s inspiring to a man and lets him know that you’re living a life you love. This takes the pressure off of him to feel responsible for bringing excitement into your life.
Practicing these 6 ways to let your inner beauty shine will catch his heart. He will ask you out on more dates after the first one or your connection will blossom into a meaningful relationship.
Curious About a Man’s Perspective?
If you’re interested in the male perspective on what men want from woman, Matthew Hussey, Kevin Carr and Jacob Tomsky share their insight.
If a woman actively tries to play hard to get, a guy will only be interested in the chase. When a woman makes a guy obsessed with the chase, the guy loses interest in this woman after he’s “caught” her. However, a guy likes a challenging woman. Matthew Hussey, author of Get the Guy, explains the difference between playing hard to get and being a challenging woman. In addition, he debunks the misconception that women think men really want looks.
First, second and third impressions matter, especially in dating. A woman’s desire to be liked can drive her to behave and act like someone else in order to impress a man. Kevin Carr, author of “If All Men Are Dogs, Then Women You Hold the Leash”, explains 10 things a woman does to impress men that actually turn men off. Instead of doing things to impress a man, just be yourself.
Jacob Tomsky, author of Heads in Bed, shares what men really want from those first five minutes. He says, “I’m not sure if any of us can recognize real, lasting love the first time we meet somebody, but there a few things that help a man decide if a first meeting needs to turn into a first date.” One thing is to assume your awesomeness. Read on to learn the other qualities a man wants from a woman.