NOT knowing the dating warning signs can lead to getting stuck in a truly disastrous relationship - but this expert wants to stop women from playing the ignorance card by warning them about the types of men to avoid.
Sydney-based sexologist Dr Nikki Goldstein has revealed three types of men that most of us can admit to dating, including the charmer, lost puppy and the one that's just downright needy.
She told the Mail Online: "These guys might tell you what you want top hear, promise you a future and show you signs of commitment, but keep your eyes open." The relationship expert advises looking to see if they really follow through with their promises if you're with one of these men - and if they don't, to try not to get lost in lust only to be disappointed later.
"Some women enjoy having a guy cater to their every need, whilst others who are more independent find this suffocating," Dr Nikki said.
"And these types of men can be all or nothing." She advises questioning whether or not you feel smothered or tied down with a needy man, as if you're in independent woman, she thinks this type of man is not for you.
The relationship expert wants to help women steer clear of these potential suitors, as hooking up with them can often lead to yet another heartbreak instead of settling down with 'the one'.
And with most of us, according the Dr Nikki, coming across a man that fits into these categories at least once in our lifetimes, her handy tips can be useful for every woman in the dating game.
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