Kissing everywhere. Chemical Story.

14 Apr 2013  •  Speaker  •  Speaker •  In Thoughts  •  22198 Reads  •  Print
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Scents, tastes, textures, secrets and emotions are flowing between two kissing humans. They kiss furtively, lasciviously, gently, shyly, hungrily, exuberantly. In the body, a kiss triggers a plenty of neutral messages and chemicals that transmit tactile sensations, sexual excitement, feelings of closeness, motivation and even euphoria.


This chemical messengers are called pheromones, they could have sped the evolution of the intimate kiss. Some biologists claim that we might be able to sense pheromones with our nose. Human pheromones could include androstenol, a chemical component of male sweat that may boost sexual arousal in women, and female hormones called coplins that rise testosterone level and increase sexual appetite in man. The human lips are the slimmest layer of skin on the human body with the most densely populated with sensory neurons of any body region. When we kiss, these neurons, along with those in the tongue and mouth rocket messages to the brain and body, setting of delightful sensations, intense emotions and physical reactions. Kissing have huge influence on human, unleashes a cocktail of chemicals that reduce human stress, govern motivation or social bonding. The hormone oxyticin involved social bonding and other cortisol plays a role in stress. Kissing boosts levels of oxyticin which also influences social recognition, male and female orgasm and childbirth. Researches’s found out that oxitocine level rose only in the males, whereas decreased in the females after kissing. They concluded that females must require more than a kiss to feel emotionally connected or sexually excited during physical contact. Females might need a more romantic atmosphere. Kissing is linked to love, it can boost brain chemicals associated with pleasure, euphoria and motivation to connect with certain one. Addictive drugs, like cocaine, stimulate these centers, through the release of neurotransmitter dopamine.


Kissing has other primal effect on us, boost pulse and blood pressure. Kiss can be pivotal to relationship. The “bad” has no particular flows, there is no feel right, and cause ended the romantic relation. Kiss conveys subconscious information about the genetic compatibility of prospective mate, it helps us rate potential partners. It plays role in the progression of partnership but it’s different between men and women. Most of men a deep kiss perceive as a way of advancing to the next level sexuality. Women are generally looking to take the relationship to the next emotionally stage. The locking of lips is a kind of emotional barometer: the more enthusiastic it is, the healthier the relationship. So passionate kiss may indicate to choose a mate who is not only good at fathering children but also commited enough to stick around and rise them.
Kissing is the simplest and most natural of acts linked with secret passion and love, and despite this chemical and behavioral analyze it stay a mistery that links people’s minds and souls… and that’s why we like it in this way.



*information included in this text comes from Scientific American Mind.