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Colors – Why Choosing Colors Is Not Just A Matter Of Choice

Colors play an important role in our life. They don’t only bring drama to the rather boring monochromes and routines but also elevate our moods. Colors have a positive or negative effect on us, psychologically and physically. Hence it is very important to choose the colors around us wisely.

Here are some astonishing facts about colors you didn’t know.

1) RED

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The color Red is the most vibrant of all the colors. It stimulates the adrenal gland and the neurons. This color is ideal to wear for a walk or exercise as it is an invigorating color. However, too much exposure to the color red can cause stress; it may also cause frustration and provoke anger.

The color red symbolizes love; it stimulates heartbeat and breathing. Researches show that men feel more affectionate towards women wearing red. Wear red and you might get lucky in grabbing attention but may appear heavier than your original body size.

2) YELLOW

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Do you ever wonder why emojis are yellow in color?  The reason is that yellow helps to release a chemical in the brain called Serotonin, essential for causing a happy mood. But it can also be the most difficult color on the eye and people might lose temper more often in yellow rooms. It is also beneficial for speeding up metabolism and is a common food color.

3) BLUE

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If you ever experience a creative block, the savior is color Blue. It is believed to have a soothing effect on human mind as it helps to produce some calming chemicals in the brain. However, too much exposure to this color may cause depression. Blue is used a lot in cooperate sector as it denotes loyalty. It is also proved that materials in blue color appear to be light in weight; this is one of the reasons why weightlifters find it easier to handle heavy weights in gyms painted blue.

4) BLACK

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Black signifies power and authority, it represents knowledge and intelligence. It is the most popular color in the fashion industry because of its association with style and it makes people wearing it look thin. A food product packed in black color may bring in more profits because it is perceived to be higher in quality. Black is the most aggressive color, studies found that hockey teams wearing black jerseys were penalized more for fouls.

5) WHITE

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White is considered to be the most neutral color. Baby products come usually in white to symbolize innocence and cleanliness. White is used by doctors and nurses to show sterility. In clothes, white is associated with sophistication. A research showed that people having hand tremors didn’t shake much in white rooms proving that the color has a calming effect.

6) GREEN

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Green represents nature and currently it is the most popular color that is being used in interior decoration. The reason is its soothing effect on the eyes. Green gives a relaxes the body and alleviates stress. Researchers have proven that the color improves vision. This could be the reason why classroom boards are in green color. Middle aged brides wear green to signify fertility. Green has a healing and hygienic effect and for this reason it is used a lot in hospitals.

7) PINK

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Pink color is considered to be the most romantic of all the colors. It is the most tranquilizing color and is associated with femininity. Often sports teams use pink color to paint the locker rooms for the opposing team. It has been found beneficial in reducing anger and anxiety and this is the reason why prisons in US are painted pink to keep the prisoners calm.

8) PURPLE

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Purple color symbolizes royalty, luxury and sophistication. People wearing purple color are perceived to be wealthy. It develops spirituality and deep thoughts. Purple color has also been found helpful to intensify sexual activity.

9) ORANGE

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Something you need to turn up your bad mood? Orange is the color for you. It is derived by the combination of red and yellow color therefore it has combining effects of the two. It stimulates mental abilities and is an ideal color to wear for exams. It is also useful for increasing appetite.

Interesting isnt it? Nature plays a vital role in helping us gain mental and physical peace. We just need to appreciate and apply whatever it gives us. Coming up next is the colors which are good for you as per your zodiac signs. So stay tuned. Do not forget to like and share our page. Till then, happy reading.

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