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Here’s How The Male Standard Of Beauty Changes Around The World

Screen Shot 2015-03-19 at 12.13.40 PMWhat makes a man physically attractive?

Depending on where you live in the world, your answer to that question might vary greatly.

In the U.S., the current standard seems to be moving towards the “lumbersexual” — masculine, muscular, bearded and white.

In Brazil, “Germanic features” with tan skin are considered an ideal beauty combination, and cosmetic surgery for men is becoming a normal thing to hear about.

In Turkey, there’s a trend of body hair removal for men — we remember when smooth was the standard in the U.S.

Below, Buzzfeed wrangles up a bunch of male models to explore the differences in current international beauty standards, including their assessment of what the future holds: