2 View All Next »It should come as no surprise that confidence is a big deal when it comes to success at dating. The problem of course, is that confidence can be hard to come by.Confidence boosting is a big-money industry these days.
Men are more sensitive than culture gives them credit for.
For all of the proclamations of manliness and machismo and how men just don’t about the same things that women do, the male ego is surprisingly fragile.
We may be able to endure the jocular insults and shit-talking that are often part and parcel of male friendship but there are certain areas that are just off-limits.
They’re little emotional Van Der Graaf generators of anxiety that serve to wreck a man’s self-esteem, prompting him to throw hundreds or thousands of dollars towards any snake-oil or hokum that promises to fix the issue.
and liposuction is one of the fastest-growing plastic surgery procedures performed on men.
Men have suddenly realized that – contrary to a lifetime of being told that men are visual while women are intellectual – .For the first time in generations, women are openly ogling men the way that we’ve been drooling over women and it makes us profoundly uncomfortable.And now that men have realized that women are having the screaming thigh-sweats over Ryan Gosling’s abs, We’re worried that we’re too fat, too thin, too hairy, too tall, too short, too… And it’s driving us to dangerous levels of desperation trying to match up with a societal ideal.Well to start with, eat healthy – decrease the level of simple carbohydrates, up your intake of green leafy vegetables, avoid excess fats and sugars and processed foods – and start getting more active.A healthier diet and increased exercise will increase your baseline health and make you feel better . Work towards a goal such as the Couch to 5K program or train for the zombie apocalypse by training for the Run For Your Life races.It doesn’t necessarily mean you have to hit the gym – and in fact, there are plenty of people who are just not suited for traditional exercise routines. Your local gym will also have any number of classes; don’t dismiss them as being “too girly” – that Pilates class will beat your ass into painful submission and laugh at you all the while.