‘Yeah, we were part of My Kitchen Rules, but we’re so much more than that. We want to make the world a better place, one smile at a time…’      
– Carly and Tresne 2014       

 

Have you ever walked past someone that smiled at you, and for some reason you find yourself smiling? Yes, smiles are contagious!
A study conducted in Sweden, showed that people found it hard to frown when they looked at someone else that was smiling. The study showed the subjects  facial muscles began twitching into smiles without even trying.
A random act of smiling can completely change your mind set and others around you! Carly and I smile all the time, after sharing these interesting facts, hopefully you will too!

 

 

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Everyone loves the quote “laughter is the best medicine”

 

 

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It is scientifically proven that when you smile it activates the release of feel good neurotransmitters dopamine, endorphins and serotonin.  The release of dopamine in the brain is so pleasurable that we frequently become addicted to the experience.  For example, coffee and cocaine both release dopamine in the brain. So smiling is contagious addictive!

5 Reasons to Keep Smiling!

  1. Smiling boosts your immune system -Smiling can improve your physical health. When you smile your body is more relaxed and contributes to good health and a stronger immune system, therefore happy people live longer.
  2. Fake smiling can boost your mood – Studies show that if you fake smile it can trick your brain into making you feel better.
  3. Smiling relieves stress – when you smile your brain releases endorphins which make you happy and helps relieve stress.
  4. Smiles are more attractive than makeup – A research study conducted discovered that 69% of people find women more attractive when they smile than when they are wearing makeup.
  5. Smiling makes you seem more successful – Smiling people appear more confident, are more likely to be promoted, and more likely to be approached.

 

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So keep smiling, it makes you live longer!

 

 

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