New Survey Finds A Shirtless Selfie Hurts Men’s Chances in Online Dating

If you aren’t doing as well in online dating as you think you SHOULD be, here’s some advice:  Put ON a shirt, bro.  According to a new study by, men who use a shirtless selfie in their online dating profiles get 25% fewer matches. Why?  66% of women say that those pictures show a lack of maturity and self-awareness.  And 76% of women don’t think guys with shirtless selfies are long-term relationship material. Now, if you’re wondering, “Does this same thing apply to women who post bikini photos in their online dating profiles?” . . . absolutely NOT. The study found about one in five women have at least one bikini or bathing suit picture in their profile . . . and they get 40% MORE matches than other women.