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What turns women on? This is one of the greatest mysteries in the universe. No it isn't. But that hasn't stopped researchers from trying to figure it out. Who needs cures for diseases, right? Here are 5 crazy things women are attracted to according to science.

Stop looking! It's compliments! We just want compliments!
Stop looking! It's compliments! We just want compliments!

1. A ten-day-old beard.

Jon Hamm yes. Duck Dynasty no.
Jon Hamm yes. Duck Dynasty no.

Give your razor a rest this weekend. According to a 2013 Australian study, the most attractive beard length is "heavy stubble," which is approximately 10 days of growth. Bushy beards, light stubble, and clean shaven faces were not ranked as attractive. It goes back to our caveman days, says science writer Rik Myslewski, "Beard quality, thickness, and fullness would signal to potential mates that he was sexually mature and prepared for fatherhood." These days it just shows us he's prepared to store some leftover food in there.