Why We Close Our Eyes When Kissing

Posted by Adult City 24/03/2016 2 Comment(s)

Up until now, most people have accepted kissing with their eyes closed as “just one of those things that happen”.

Well, psychologists have now revealed the real reason why we close our eyes when locking lips.

Turns out, the brain can’t deal with more than two things at once — and needs to focus on the task at hand. To adapt, we simply close our eyes when we kiss.

The study on vision and tactile sensory experience was carried out by Royal Holloway University of London, and concluded that our brain struggles to process another sense while also concentrating on the visual stimuli.

 

 

Read the full story at news.com.au here

2 Comment(s)

Ann:
11/04/2016, 10:39:56 PM
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Interesting. I know it's crossed my mind, but never thought too hard on it. :) And some kisses are just so mind-blowing anyways! :)

Bianca Starr:
12/04/2016, 11:17:52 AM
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Hmmm, I never wondered why, I just know I like to so it beacuse it hightens the feeling, which goes with what they are saying about the heightened sences. I tried doing it with my eyes open and it was just awkward.Plus when you are looking, your mind wonders to other thoughts that don't always fit in the moment.

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