Did you have an amazing Valentines Day? Hope you had a weekend full of romance and love! Did you get a chance to try out the Kisstixx from our February box? They are pretty fun.... here are three surprising facts about kissing:
A team of British researchers from the Rayne Institute in University College, London studied kissing couples under a MRI scanner and found that kissing couples use 146 muscles—34 facial muscles, and 112 postural muscles. That is A LOT of muscle going into each kiss! (Source: click here)
The world record for kissing goes to Ekkachai Tiranarat and Laksana Tiranarat of Thailand, whose kiss lasted 58 hours, 35 minutes and 58 seconds! Amazing! (Source: click here)
Anthropologist Vaughn Bryant has traced the first recorded kiss back to India around 1500 BC. From there, the act of kissing spread around the world as Alexander the Great conquered Punjab in 326BC. This means people have been kissing for over 3500 years! (Source: click here)
Time to break out the Kisstixx and start kissing!