“They're more ready to date an older partner than you guessed.” THIS TYPE OF CHEATING IS NOW ON THE RISE, DATA SUGGEST If you’re thinking about dipping your pen into some younger ink, Masini pointed out there are several ways dating someone five, 10 or even 15 years your junior can be beneficial. You may be more likely to find love Dating a younger person opens an entire demographic that you may have been missing out on, Masini said.That’s especially true if you’re a woman, as trends suggest the dating pool begins to shrink with aging.Same thing goes for adoption: “A younger partner in an adoption situation is probably going to have more energy to devote to the ups and downs of that journey,” she noted.
“For instance, if you want to move to Brazil, or adopt six children, or plant a vineyard on your property, or live in an igloo, someone with an open mind and less baggage may think this is a great idea,” she noted, “whereas someone who's older and more set in their ways may think you're amusing — and irresponsible, as well as wildly unrealistic.” Put differently, if you’re itching for adventure or simply a change of scenery, dating younger may be the way to go. You may enjoy better sex It’s a biological fact that younger partners tend to have more sexual energy and stamina in the bedroom, Masini said.
That’s because it’s generally biologically easier for younger women to get pregnant and carry a child to term.
If you’re a woman interested in dating a younger man, your partner may also be more open to using a surrogate, Masini said.
Pro You confirm your attractiveness to the opposite sex. Pro You get to experience new places, activities and foods you never would have discovered on your own. Pro You learn what you like in other people — and what you might like to change in yourself.
Con You confirm your suspicions of the opposite sex. Con Observing how strangers respond to you can be, uh, eye-opening.