An intellectual look can be of different types. There are the philosophical look, the geek/nerd look, general geniuses and many others. Since we are addressed the way we are dressed, sometimes, there is a need to look smarter among your peers. This will make you the go to person for almost every issue (a good way to boost your self-confidence). Here are a few tips to help you appear smarter
Avoid the Skimpy clothes
Unfortunately, looking smart and showing skin is not synonymous. People tend to be judged on how smart or dumb they are according to the amount of skin the show. The more impressive those abs are the less intelligent you are judged to be. So to appear smarter, avoid those cleavage showing, thigh revealing outfits.
It is the ultimate geek accessory. It doesn’t have to be recommended. Just increase your IQ by a few points with that one outfit addition. The thicker the rim of the glasses, the more intelligent you will appear. However, you may be judged as less attractive.
Wear high-waisted trousers, (preferable checkered) a shirt with suspenders and put it all together with a bow tie. Don’t forget to always have a pen in your front shirt pockets. For a more complete look, a sleeveless sweater vest will go well with a pleated skirt or khaki pants.
The ultimate way to look like an intellectual is obviously to be one. The best look is an intelligent on, so, read more, avoid vulgar languages and increase you lexicon. These and many more will make you look like the real intellectual that you are.
Written by Judith Achinedu
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