Greg Hodge, managing director of Beautiful People.com, said: "Because there are no limits to the number of times a rejected applicant can attempt to re-apply, it is not unusual for us to see three, four or sometimes more than 20 attempts to get through our very stringent voting-in process."He believes that everyone can become beautiful if they put their mind to it."Take a look at some of the best looking celebrities in Hollywood and it's clear to see they weren't born beautiful," he said."Demi Moore, Nicole Kidman and Ryan Seacrest are all great examples and an inspiration to unattractive people around the world so if they can do it, then so can you.""Sometimes it's just down to straightening your teeth, curbing your appetite, grooming yourself with a little more care and getting down to the gym," he added.A new mentoring service has been provided by the site which pairs successful applicants with beauty hopefuls to help them improve their looks with help and advice. Thanks to one online dating site, you can relive your worst teen moments by being judged by real-world beauty police.Beautiful People.com, a dating site that allows only attractive people to join based on member votes, employed "beauty screeners" for their American events.Mr Hodge added: "It pains me because I'm British, but our combined lack of effort with profile pictures, our pub culture, lack of grooming and lack of active lifestyles, are seeing us plummet to the bottom of the pile."Applying with a selfie pint in hand just won't do.Later in the year, they forayed into eugenics by launching an online egg and sperm bank for its members.
He said: "Many people write us off as a heartless, lookist dating community that exists to alienate the aesthetically disadvantaged but that's not true."We want to encourage people to make the best of themselves.
Managing Director Greg Hodge compares the screening to door policies at nightclubs. We are no different except a bad apple in our case is simply an unattractive one," Hodge says.
"It is not uncommon for members to bring less than beautiful guests which upsets the beauty balance and, naturally, members as well." What does it take to be a beauty cop? In response to one tweet about the police placement, Hodge gave an alternative solution for less-than-beautiful guests.
The online dating site OK Cupid have disclosed that people who post the most beautiful profile pictures are less likely to receive dates than people with more down-to-Earth looks.
That's consistent with other research, reviewed by social psychologists at the which demonstrated that people move out of the way when extremely attractive women walk through public space.