A kiss is one of the most vivid ways of expressing human emotions. We have collected the most interesting facts about kissing that few people know! A kiss is a natural manifestation of human feelings. Whether it's a parent-child kiss, a friendly kiss, or a love kiss. This is a kind of information exchange between people.

A kiss is the brightest and most sensual way to express your emotions. Did you know that kissing is not only pleasant but also good for your health?

Some areas in Sudan people do not kiss because they believe that the mouth is a window into the soul and fear that their souls will be stolen through mouth-to-mouth contact.

According to the Guinness Book of Records, the longest kiss was recorded by a Thai couple, who locked their lips for 58 hours, 35 minutes and 58 seconds.

July 6 is International Kissing Day, so before you kiss someone you love, or kiss someone else as a sign of happiness. When you kiss someone for the first time, you get a sting in the neurotransmitter dopamine that makes you want more.

Kissing has many health benefits you never thought of.

Here are some unusual facts about


# 1. Normally, an individual goes through 14 days kissing in its entire life.

# 2. Women believe that kissing is more important in relationships than men.

# 3. Kissing relieves headaches and cramps.

# 4. Philematology is the science of kissing. The scientific term for the French kiss is cataglottism.

# 5. According to German studies, approximately two-thirds of people tilt their heads to the right when kissing.

# 6. In Indiana, a man with a mustache is prohibited from kissing a person in public.

# 7. In Connecticut, it is forbidden to kiss a wife on Sundays.

# 8. XOXO, after a love letter or text message, has been dated to the last century. The X is the intersection of two consecutive kisses, and the O is the open lips.

# 9. Regular kissing can help avoid cheating.

# 10. 43% of people enjoy kissing their pet more than kissing their friends or family.

# 11. The Romans kissed each other's eyes in greeting.

# 12. The most kissing happens on Valentine's Day.

# 13. A kiss of sufficient duration is much better than chewing gum at normalizing the acidity in the mouth. By kissing each time, you eat, you significantly reduce the risk of tooth decay.

# 14. Polls have shown that men who kiss their wives every day before going to work have a higher income than those who don't.

# 15. 66 percent of people close their eyes when kissing. The rest of them enjoy watching their partner's actions.

# 16. A romantic kiss burns about two to three calories, a French one - five or more.

# 17. For women, kissing helps to relax and reduce stress.

# 18. Our lips are 200 times more sensitive than our fingertips.

# 19. Kiss stimulates the work of the heart muscle: in men - up to 110, in women - up to 108 contractions per minute.

# 20. 278 different cultures of bacteria are passed from person to person during kissing. 95% of them are harmless.

# 21. Patients who are regularly kissed by relatives and loved ones recover faster than "unkissed" patients.

# 22. 50% of people have their first kiss before the age of 14.

# 23. People who kiss really well have stronger, lasting relationships.

# 24. Kissing releases endorphins and oxytocin, which can help you feel happier and more positive, and less susceptible to stress.

# 25. Kissing is extremely beneficial and can even make you live longer.

# 26. Testosterone is transferred from men to women through kissing, which increases their libido.

# 27. The French did not recognize the term "French kiss" until 2013, although the British have called it that since the First World War.

# 28. During a kiss, you and your partner exchange 80 million different germs. This is more than can even be found in a public restroom.

# 29. It strengthens our immune system and slows down the aging process. 

# 30. Through a kiss, you can get infected with such an unpleasant thing as herpes.

# 31. Kissing is not common in all cultures. This is especially true for the Middle East and Asia.

# 32. Two-thirds of people tilt their head to the right when kissing.

# 33. The bride and groom kiss at weddings because it used to be a way to sign a contract.

# 34. Humans aren't the only creatures who kiss. Cows, squirrels, and even snails also use kissing, although the process is most similar to that of chimpanzees.

# 35. If you kiss too often, there is a small chance that you have high blood pressure or high cholesterol.

# 36. It is possible to tell whether a person is bottle-fed or breastfed by kissing.

# 37. 53 per cent of women prefer clean-shaven men to kiss.

# 38. Today, 90 percent of the world's cultures kiss each other.

# 39. 29 facial muscles are involved during the kiss - increased blood supply improves the nutrition of facial tissues, the skin tone increases, and fine wrinkles are smoothed out. That is why the famous "French" kiss can be called an anti-aging remedy.