Thank goodness for science! How else would we know what’s appropriate or not?
It is the question that has troubled many a young woman as she dresses for a night out: How much should she dare to bare?
After all, if her clothes are too revealing, she may catch the eye of the wrong kind of man.
But too prim and she may attract none at all.
British scientists believe they have the answer, with an outfit that reveals 40 per cent of a woman’s skin providing just the right amount of attention.
No, not all flesh is created equal. “For the purposes of the study, each arm accounts for 10 per cent, each leg for 15 per cent and the torso for 50 per cent.” I’m not sure if that means you’re meant to get your calculator out when you dress up – I’m married and no longer have to bother with stuff like that; I just need to worry about looking my best…by