Why Smile? 15 Interesting Facts About Smiling

The World Looks Beautiful While Smiling

The world always looks beautiful if you are smiling. Lee Mildon, a great personality, says “People seldom notice old clothes if you wear a big smile” and of course great truth about life. So why smile? Because Smiling is the great way to keep yourself stands out happy and effectively helping your body to perform better. Smile has no language but everyone smiles in the same language. Smiling makes your face beautiful because I have not seen a smiling face that is not beautiful. Smile is very important o improve your stress level, your health and your attractiveness, of course. If you want o live longer and want to be happy, smile is the only way to make it. Smiling is at the root of who we are as human beings. In fact, it's the very first thing parents take pride in when they monitor their infant's development.

Smile is a Symbol of Our Love to Others

Smiling is a representation of our willingness, affection and our openness to others. Look at a newborn baby. It communicates verbally and physically long before and feels the impact of smile at once and responded it always. There have been researches and studies that shows that even if a person gives a fake smile to others, such chemicals are automatically released in his brain that are normally present when he is actually happy and smile with sincerity. In other words, you feel yourself good when you smile and smiling also makes you more attractive for other people. Smile is actually the same thing as an expression of fear and that’s the reason why it is gracious to smile at strangers. You are showing them that you ma be a bit afraid of them but not a threat to them.

Now you can understand that why it is less socially acceptable for women to refrain from smiling than it is for men, and why women often smile wider than men do just because you are making yourself a bit easy for others when you smile, and women are normally soft vulnerable ones. In this article, I am going to express my most important facts about smiling. They are 15 for me, but may be more than it to you. I hope you will enjoy while reading these facts and contribute more in them with your comments.

1. Smiling Makes Us Attractive

Your face is public property and it should give always smile at everyone. An unpleasant face can destroy the other’s mood and why should we allow us to inflict our stress to others. Just imagine how much beautiful would the world be if we all smiled at each other? ~~~~~~~~ Smile right now. 

We love to those people who give smile to us. There is an attraction factor. We want to know a smiling person and figure out what is so good. Frowns, scowls and grimaces all push people away -- but a smile draws them in .Avoid such smile aging habits to keep your smile always looking great.

2. Smiling Changes Our Mood

Any time when you are feeling down, try to put a smile on your face. I am 100 % sure that your mood will change and you feel better. Smiling can trick the body into helping you change your mood.

3. Smiling Is Transmittable

When you are smiling, not only your will feel happy but also it changes the moods of others and make things beautiful. With smiling face, you can bring happiness with them. Smile gives you immense attractions from others.

4. Smiling Reduces Stress

With smile, you can throw your stress away from your face. Smiling helps you to prevent you from looking tired, overwhelmed and worn down. In extreme stress, just you need to put a smile on your face and immediately your stress should will be reduces and you will then in a better position to perform your duties.

5. Smiling Improves Your Immune System

Oh, smiling also makes your immune system to function better. While smiling, your immune function system improves because you feel relaxed and thus prevent you from the colds and flu. So smiling can also helpful to keep you away from medicines. That’s great.

6. Smiling Reduces Your Blood Pressure

There is a great reduction in your blood pressure when you smile. So try to smile if you have a blood pressure monitoring system at home. Take a reading and sit for while. After then, smile for at least one minute and then again check reading while still smile at your face. ````` Oh My God! Huge difference!

7. Smiling is a Natural Drug

Researches have proved that smiling is a natural medications and it releases endorphins, serotonin and natural pain killers. With the use of these three, you feel better but with smile, you don’t need to use them because Smiling is a natural drug.



8. Smiling Makes You Beautiful and You Look Younger

The muscles we use to smile lift the face, making a person appear younger. Don't go for a face lift, just try smiling your way through the day -- you'll look younger and feel better.

9. Smiling Makes You Seem Successful

The more you smile, the more you will look confident and more likely to be promoted. Put a sweet smile at business meetings and appointments and you will feel people will react to you differently. Of course, you will be more likely to be approached. 

10. Smiling Helps You Stay Positive

Try this amazing test. Smile and then try to think something negative without losing your smile. You will feel it’s hard for you to think negative while smiling. This is because when we smile, a message is send to whole body that “Life is beautiful!” So stay away from depression, worry and stress by smiling.

11 Smiling is linked with Heart and Wisdom

Smiling is linked to the heart and to wisdom. What does this all mean? The wisdom of a human being begins with thoughts in the heart, but if it remains there the wisdom is self-serving. In order for that wisdom to make the world a better place it needs to be expressed through the mouth. When we open our mouths and speak we share ourselves with the world. Smiling is a symbol of our willingness to open ourselves up to others.



12. Smile reflects our Caring to Others

When we greet someone, we are supposed to smile at them. Smiling exhibits our kindness and openness to relate to another person. When I frown I close my mouth tightly; I hide my teeth. I am saying that I do not wish to open myself or my wisdom up to anyone. But when I smile, I say to my fellow man, "Yes, I want to get to know you. I want to share my wisdom, my insights, and my personal contributions to this world with you. I am showing you my teeth, the window to my world and my wisdom, and I want you to partake in what I have to offer." A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.

13. Smiling is Funny!

One of the most common times we smile is when something is funny to us. Whether it is Jim Carrey, Eddie Murphy, or any other comedian, most times we laugh because we find humor in something. The job of most comedians is to make us laugh, which is sort of an art. By creating things that are funny, many of us laugh our socks off, which first bring across our faces a big smile.

14. Smiling is out of the Ordinary

Although many times we smile when things are funny to us, other times we smile when we find things extremely ridiculous or out of the ordinary. There comes a turning point when something seems so out of the wall that we must smile. That doesn't mean it is a good or bad thing, but so off-the-wall that we must smile at its shocking ness. Go to any magic show, and you may find individuals smiling at the tricks. Likewise, watch someone tell an obvious lie and you may find individuals smiling at its ridiculousness.

15. Smiling is Welcoming

In almost any restaurant, or one where it involves customer service, you will find the workers smiling. It is their job to welcome you and to make you feel welcome. For this reason they must smile. It is not only done because we 'must' smile but also because the person wants and likes you. Babies do this all the time. Try to pick it up and if it likes you it will smile, but if it does not, it will cry for its mother. When we smile to welcome someone it is because we like them as well.

Final Thoughts

So the final though is that smiling is the most beautiful and expressible thing done by any human. Most of the times it is at once but many times it is not. In either case, Smiling is such a thing that makes us to feel good about others and ourselves too. Each time you smile, you feel a sense of pleasure, enjoyment and happiness. So be happy and smile!

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PurpleOne 6 years ago from Canada

It's true - when you smile, even if you're sort of "faking it" at first, it changes your mood and often before you know it, you actually are in a good mood.


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idreesfarooq 6 years ago from fiverr dot com/idreesfarooq Author

PurpleOne, of course, smile has a great impact not only our mood but also people around us. For me, a sweet smile is the most beautiful gift we can give to others. Also smiling is more beneficial for smiling person. Smile always and keep yourself away from stress and tensions.


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Stephanie Henkel 6 years ago from USA

I'm smiling right now because of your article! :)


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idreesfarooq 6 years ago from fiverr dot com/idreesfarooq Author

Stephanie Hankel, I am happy that you are smiling and see you are looking more beautiful and younger. :)


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2besure 5 years ago from Charlotte, North Carolina

When I was sad my Mom used to tell me to fix my face! I would then smile and she would say, see how pretty you look. I then felt better. Great article on why we should smile.


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JMAW 5 years ago from Hawaii

When I was 19, a child changed my life with a smile. I love this post! Much THX!


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Leesleez 5 years ago from New York

There is a song lyric that says "Let a smile be your umbrella". Old song but very true. Voted up.


Lopies 4 years ago

Let's smile like Thai people"


Mia B. 4 years ago

i did a paper about smiling and let me tell you this made me smile the second i read it i did a couple of fact like the stress one and a couple others but this brang my mood up right away and i have been getting coplements because i smaile so much more now!!!!!


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ahmed.b 4 years ago from Sweden

Thank you for sharing nice smile facts. And in fact this makes me smile at the sentence for which I would like credit you. Thank you for telling importance and making me smile.

Ahmed


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anahita-mahdi 3 years ago from Toronto

Blind people smile despite never having seen someone do it :) It comes from us naturally so we should it often!


jenn 3 years ago

I COULD NOT AGREE MORE!! IF YOU PLACE A PEN OR STRAW IN THE FRONT OF YOUR MOUTH-TEETH-AND CLAMP DOWN-IT FORCES YOU TO SMILE-WHICH MAKES YOUR BRAIN BELIEVE YOU ARE HAPPY. I HAD A TEACHER TELL ME IT RELEASES THE SAME CHEMICALS.


gani 3 years ago

smile is not good for me because of i smile when i was angry

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