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5 Chilling Facts About Hickeys
#1.Just an innocent bite?
Not only do they look gross but hickeys can cause health issues.Hickeys generally appear on the neck and chest as a form of bruising caused by a person sucking or biting on the flesh.They look bad until they disappear a few days later, but that's the least of your worries.
#2.A sign of bad health?
Do you bruise easily?If hickeys show up really easy and last a long time this may be signs of an iron deficiency.
Yes, it's true! If your partner has oral herpes breaking the skin with their mouth could transmit the virus to you and now you have herpes.
#4.There is no cure.
There are no known cures for hickeys, a spoonful of honey or an ice cube will not make them go away.You just have to hide them and wait for the inflammation to go down.
#5.Hickeys can cause death
It's not a joke.In 2011, a New Zealand woman suffered brain hemorrhage thanks to a hickey.Her partner caused a blood clot which paralyzed her left arm and sent her to the E.R., so think twice before you feel like marking up your partner's body you may be endangering their life.