30 Facts About Kissing

What’s a KISS? It’s a touch from the lips as a symbol of love, affection, respect or greetings.

A dictionary may define a kiss in million words but one thing is for sure, it is the very best signature of love and romance. A kiss is what keeps couples together, family in great relationship and friendship more stronger.

World Kiss Day is celebrated today, July 6th. The reason behind this International Kiss Day is to value kiss as the key element to for love, passion, affection, friendship, respect and good luck.

People nowadays almost forgot the real meaning of a kiss. Since kiss is very interesting and the key element to a successful relationship, you may want to read these random facts about kissing.

In good wet kisses, the extra saliva washes off the bacteria of you teeth that helps break down oral plague.

Women value kissing more than men.

How we kiss our lover makes the relationship lasts longer.

Good chemistry of kissing means a healthy offspring in the future. The scent we pick up on kissing is related on DNA.

A kiss stimulates 29 muscles and chemicals causing relaxation.

Kissing is good for the teeth. As you wait for a kiss, it increases the flow of saliva to the mouth, giving the teeth a plague-dispersing bath.

A good morning kiss can help get rid of stress-related illnesses. It triggers hormones that help a person deal with pressure.

Most people turn their head to the right when they kiss.

Philematology is the science of kissing in the 19th century.

Orbicularis Oris, also known as kissing muscle, is a muscle on your lips that allows them to pucker.

66% of the people keeps their eyes closed when kissing.

American women kissed 80% of men before they get married.

Lips are more sensitive than fingers.

It is said that men who kiss their wives before going to work lasts longer than those who simply walk out like nobody was there.

Smooching for 90 seconds elevate blood pressure and makes your heart beat faster.

A short, romantic kiss burns out calories about 2-3 calories while French kiss burns more than 5 calories.

French Kiss was named after France in 20th century had reputation for more adventurous and passionate kisses. It was also termed as “Florentine Kiss”.

Romantic kissing not only provides relaxation but also boosts your immune system.

A mother’s kiss helps a baby grow. Babies who are pampered with love, care and attention are happier and healthier babies.

Women reach orgasm from kissing alone. A passionate kiss creates vaginal stimulation.

Same as rushing, kissing releases the same neurotransmitters in our brain as bungee jumping and running.

When you kiss someone, your heart beats faster and more oxygen reaches to the brain.

Endorphins released during kissing bring on waves of euphoria.

Kissing activates the love hormone called oxytocin. Oxytocin is responsible for various behaviors such as orgasm, social recognition, pair bonding, anxiety and maternal behaviors.

The more you kiss your lover, the more you are satisfied in your relationship.

Kissing does not make you flexible but it gives you the same relaxing feeling just as what yoga gives you.

Kissing helps determine whether to move forward in a relationship or just call it quits. Reports say that first experience of kissing will determine the couple who were dating if they have chemistry or not.

Men may think of kissing as starter for sex, studies show that it makes the relationship last longer and even stronger.

Men prefer open-mouth kissing with tongue contact when kissing short-term partners to increase the probability of mating.

Men who don’t engage to kissing before sexual intercourse avoid intimate bonding with their partners.

Now enjoys this awesome videos and at the end, it is likely that you feel a strong desire to kiss or be kissed. See it for yourself!

So, I was right or not? 🙂