What’s considered attractive to one person or in one culture might not be considered attractive to another person or in another culture.For example, British women on Beautiful People tend to vote for men who are more rough around the edges, while American women like men who are more polished.

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Another thing singles don’t have to worry about on Beautiful People is members not looking the same in real life as they do online.

Whether someone has a few more gray hairs or doesn’t exactly look like Leonardo Di Caprio like they let on, Beautiful People has a profile verification process to combat misrepresentation.

"As a business, we mourn the loss of any member, but the fact remains that our members demand the high standard of beauty be upheld," said Robert Hintze, founder of Beautiful

"Letting fatties roam the site is a direct threat to our business model and the very concept for which Beautiful was founded." The site describes itself as an "elite online club, where every member works the door" -- that is, users can join only after enough members vote them "beautiful" during the 48 hours after their profile is uploaded.

“There are all of these subtle cultural differences in how people perceive beauty, which is why if you’re being voted on by your countrymen, those votes count so much more,” Greg said.

Whether it’s a double-take or jaw-drop, people tend to have knee-jerk reactions when they see a beautiful person, and Beautiful People doesn’t try to sugarcoat that fact.

Japanese men are drawn toward the girl-next-door look, but American men like women who are more racy.

And Beautiful People takes that into consideration with its voting system, so if you’re an American and you’re being voted on by fellow Americans, those votes are more heavily weighted than if you were being voted on by a Canadian and so on.

The company said it "expelled" 1,520 users from the U. K., 533 from Canada, 510 from Poland, 425 from Germany, 402 from Italy, 323 from France, 220 from Denmark, 176 from Turkey and 88 people from Russia.

In the e-mail, it gave users suggestions for boot camps and workout facilities to get themselves back in shape. No, it's not, but it's honest." And on this site, beauty is certainly in the eye of the beholder; only one in five applicants is normally accepted, a company statement said. has been grossly over-indulging since Thanksgiving. It's no wonder that so many members have been expelled from the network.

A dating site where current members vote in new members based on their appearance and basic profile information, Beautiful People makes sure users only see men and women who they may find attractive.