What Causes Sexual Attraction? Unveiling the Myths, Understanding the Reality

Key Takeaways:

  • Hormones play a crucial role in shaping sexual attraction, release of bonding hormones like oxytocin can increase sexual attraction.
  • Our genetics, societal norms, and personal experiences shape our sexual attraction.
  • Physical appearance, personality traits, social status, and emotional intelligence are key drivers of sexual attraction.
  • Power dynamics and shared interests and values also shape sexual attraction, focus on building a more equal and balanced level of power in relationships.
  • Sexual attraction is multi-faceted, understanding the key drivers can help us understand our own desires and preferences.