About the Authors

Lynda G. Boothroyd

Affiliation Department of Psychology, Durham University, Durham, UK

Martin J. Tovée


Affiliation Institute of Neuroscience, University of Newcastle, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Thomas V. Pollet

Affiliation Department of Social and Organizational Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LGB MJT TVP. Performed the experiments: LGB MJT TVP. Analyzed the data: LGB MJT TVP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LGB MJT TVP. Wrote the paper: LGB MJT TVP.