A huge 90 percent of people find those who wear glasses to be attractive according to a recent pool by Henley’s Eyewear, with Johnny Depp and Cheryl Cole topping the polls of the most attractive celebrities who wear glasses.
The survey shows that the traditional stereotype that glasses are ‘geeky’ is diminishing due to the the growing amount of celebrities wearing spectacles.
As a fashion accessory, glasses have grown in popularity in recent years with a number of celebs sporting a some prescription glasses. The results of the poll had Brad Pitt finishing runner up to Johnny Depp out of men with the most specs-appeal with Jude Law, Matt Damon and Prince William also featuring on the list. Cole edged Kelly Brook to the women’s number one spot.
Henley’s poll ndicated that your average person was considered more approachable and intelligent by donning some spectacles.
Psychologist Donna Dawson said: “This survey shows that the old clich© of glasses making people seem more intelligent is true. Look at Marilyn Monroe; she tried to counteract her ‘ditsy’ blonde image by wearing glasses in her acting classes.