Interpreting male body language dating
So the next time you're on a first date, pay extra attention to what their body is telling you.
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And wanting to kiss you is definitely a sign that they're attracted to you.
While it's obviously impossible to read your date's mind with 100 percent accuracy, picking up on their body language clues is the next best thing.
[INTERESTING: Body Language of the Hands: Common Gestures and Their Meanings]Here is how the attraction process usually works: Eye Contact First, the lady spots a man she likes.
She catches his gaze and holds it for a few seconds, then looks away.
(You may also want to see this: Infographic: Body Language of Men)Numerous studies into courtship showed that women are initiators of a romantic encounter 90% of the time.
They do it by sending subtle signals – eye, face and body signals that are sent to their targeted men.
But the key here is that the touching shouldn't necessarily be overtly sexual."Touching innocently," reiterates Wood, "which means on safe, nonsexual parts of the body, like touching you lightly and briefly on the forearm, [is a good sign]."According to Wood, if you notice that your date keeps switching between making eye contact and looking at your mouth, then they're probably thinking about kissing you.
A man will stand taller, expand his chest and look more powerful and dominant, while the woman will tilt her head, and touch her hair while exposing her wrists.