In an attempt to expand its share of the quick-fix chocolate market, Hershey, maker of the Kiss, unveiled the Hug this summer. Last night I had a very special discussion about the difference between hugs and kisses and which of the two hold the most power.
Well if it is a relationship or culturally acceptable, we can kiss them. Hugs and kisses are two very different things.
And when cortisol dips, the feel-good chemicals — dopamine and serotonin — rise. However, think of the emotions you have when you crave to be kissed Many studies have been done to better understand these forms of intimacy and the results show that both hugging and kissing, arbitrary or self-evident though they may seem, have evolved for very specific biological reasons and have strong emotional, psychological, and physical value.
Time to find out… Image Source: Blogspot Far more about our lives than we realize is understood through touch.