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These Are The Interesting Facts About Kissing, You Probably Didn’t Know

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Kissing is the first step to the land of love. There is no other such thing as kissing. The magical feeling of kissing someone you love is one of the best things in the whole world. But our world is full of secrets and surprising facts and so is kissing. Here are 10 things that happen when you kiss that you didn’t even have an idea about. Surprising facts about kissing that will blow your mind and shock you and things that happen while you kiss your partner.


1. Calorie Burning Machine

Kissing burns calories

Yes! Kissing burns calorie. How convenient is that? One of the most fun activity that most of us do burns more than 6 calories per minute. So, get cracking on a passionate kiss with your partner to show love and burn calories at the same time.


2. Kill Those Germs

kill those germs

This one is for people who think kissing is unhygienic. Turns out dentists recommend kissing, they say it helps destroy germs and makes your teeth cleaner!


3. The Longest Kiss

longest kiss

Ever wondered what is the duration of longest kiss that ever happened? The longest kiss’s record is held by Ekkachai and Laksana for a kiss that lasted 58 hours, 35 minutes and 58 seconds. The couple belongs to Thailand and achieved this record in 2013.


4. Tilted Heads

tilted head

According to research around 75% of people have a tendency to tilt their head when they kiss. It is a very common phenomenon. Did you ever notice?


5. Eliminates Anxiety

eliminates anxiety

Scientists suggest that the activity of kissing someone you are attracted to can help decrease the level of anxiety and stress in one’s body. A person feels safe and relaxed while kissing someone which helps relax the body as well.


6. Muscle Madness

muscle madness

Kissing indulges a total of 146 muscles. Which means that 146 muscles move and work when you kiss someone. Only 34 of them are facial and rest is postural.


7. A Career In Kissing

career in kissing

Yes! Apparently, you can opt study of kissing as your full-time career. The study of kissing is known as Philematology and those who study it are known as Osculologist.


8. Time Span

time span

On an average, a person spends 336 hours of his or her life on just kissing. Which makes up for almost 2 weeks. How much time do you think, you have spent on kissing?


9. Bacteria Attack

bacteria attack

According to studies more than 10 million of bacteria are exchanged when you kiss someone. Maybe don’t think about this while kissing someone!


10. Live Longer

live longer

Weird as it sounds, if you kiss on a regular basis, your lifespan increases as much as even 5 years.

So, which of these facts shocked you the most and did you know any of these beforehand? With this new insight keep kissing your loved one and live a longer life!  Want to make sure he loves you? These traces will ensure that he is in love with you. Find out here.

Vijay Alagar
the authorVijay Alagar
Young and Ambitious; Better at Videogames than at life. Works as a creative writer by day, Batman at night.