15 Mind Blowing Facts About Kissing

Sunday, Jul 10, 2022, 1:48 pm
By:Tony Williams

Come on, who doesn't like kissing? It is indeed one of the best parts of falling in love. A kiss is a human way of expressing the feeling of fondness toward another person, animal, or even a lifeless thing. It shows love, affection, friendship, greeting, respect, romance, and even sexual feelings. Do you know kissing is a taboo in many countries? PDA in such countries can get you jailed! Hey, do you want to read more such fascinating facts about kissing? Alright, then. Puckering up. Smooching.  Snogging. Lip-locking. Face sucking. Whatever you name it, here are fifteen mind-blowing kiss facts everyone should read.

#5 Orbicularis Oris

Though humans use all the muscles on their face to kiss, one muscle controls the lip movements the most. It is called Orbicularis Oris. It is also known as the kissing muscle. Orbicularis Oris allows the lips to pucker. We need the muscle to play brass or woodwind instruments. It also aids us in performing sucking actions with our mouth. People with defective Orbicularis Oris muscle often have droopy mouth. The only way to keep the muscle toned is to kiss, kiss, and kiss! Hence, a good kisser or sucker is the one who has strong Orbicularis Oris muscle! 

Orbicularis Oris-15 Mind Blowing Facts About Kissing