Romance is a strong motivator for humans. Whether it's people who will do anything to find love or those who can't seem to make it work, a connection is something we all want. Of course, figuring out how to find the right person can be just about impossible. Advice ranges from "play hard to get" to "be open and honest". What's a person to do if they just want to find The One?
Well, a good place to start would be the science of the matter. What actually happens to your body and your brain when you fall in love? Which traits have scientists found to be most appealing to a romantic partner? And which tactics are most likely to cement those happy first butterflies into a solid foundation of love?
Let's take a deep dive into the actual psychology of falling in love to find out how you can match with that special someone.