There are plenty of factors, which could influence on couple’s relationship, but people do not even notice them. For instance, it could be opinions of friends and relatives, problems at work, preferences in food or even colors.
Not all people know that colors affect not only our visual sense, but our feelings as well. Furthermore, males and females perceive colors in a different way. Let’s dig into the meaning of colors for genders.
Men Prefer Blue and Women Prefer Red
Scientists have noticed that men prefer blue to red and women red to blue. Another difference is that yellow color had a higher effective value for the men than for women.
Men are more tolerant about colorless colors than women. At the same time women are more color-conscious and their tastes are more flexible.
Research also shows that 56% of men and 76% of women preferred cool colors, and 51% men and 45% women chose bright colors.
Women Like Cool Colors
Female top 3 favorite colors are: blue, purple and green
Female top 3 least favorite colors are: orange, brown and grey
Women are also strongly drawn to the blue-green mix of turquoise.
Men Prefer Black and Cool Colors
Male top 3 favorite colors are: blue, green and black
Male top 3 least favorite colors are: brown, orange and purple
A strong preference for conservative colors such as blue and black may also reflect social and cultural norms where women wear the brighter, more varied colors while men’s attire is traditionally less colorful.
The colors men find attractive on women aren’t the same they prefer for themselves. For example pink is not a bad choice for women – it can bring out a man’s protective instincts.
Blue is nature’s color of peace, trust, intelligence and authority. It’s cold and wet. It conveys a sense of loyalty and cleanliness. Blue color is an unambiguous choice for both men and women also! This color has calming effects that is why it is popular for both genders.
Color green is cool, restful, and signifies growth, renewal, health, and environment as well as balance and stability. That’s why men like it. Women also like green color because of it Mother Nature meaning.
Purple, Pink and Lavender
Purple symbolizes nobility and luxury as well as magic, spirituality, creativity and royalty. Most young people view purple as a happy color. Purple color is one of the favorites for women, but men dislike it. Pink and lavender are also common for females. These delicate colors are associated with little girls and romance.
Red is the color of extremes. It’s the color of passionate love, but also danger, anger, desire and adventure. Red is the color of warm, fire and intensity.
Yellow captures our attention more than any other. It’s the color of happiness, optimism and creativity.
Orange symbolizes energy, vitality, excitement and adventure, as well as warmth and healthy. It’s a polarizing color. People either love it or detest it.
Did you know that women have more likely than men a favorite color? No matter what your favorite color is, as a celebration of National Pink Day on June 23rd, wear something pink and don’t be ashamed!
Daria, Relationship Games