Written on September 12, 2011 at 9:55 am , by April Franzino
Few of us can resist fawning over a beautiful baby—but it turns out that being a cute infant doesn’t guarantee you’ll grow up into an attractive adult. In a study published in the journal Infant Behavior and Development, psychology researchers had independent reviewers rate the facial attractiveness of photographs of infants (24 months and younger) and the same group as adults (16 to 18 years old). They found no relationship between being a pretty baby and a beautiful grown-up, even after conducting the study twice.
Tell us: Do you think beautiful babies make beautiful adults?