Make Someone Smile

Edited by Ann General, Graeme, Lynn, Nlangster and 2 others

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Smiling is not just an effect caused by funny or cute situations and not just something that can make you happy. As per the study, there are also a lot of good effects that smiling can do to you. What you may also not know is that smiling can also give you a positive prospective in life that can give you a lot of good reasons to be excited for tomorrow. Also, smiling is contagious and can make other people happy too. It's a normal reaction for people to smile to someone who gave them a smile. So why not share the beauty of smiling with your family, friends and even to strangers? Which can also be your way in promoting happiness and a peaceful living. So let me share to you here some of the easiest and funniest ways on how you can make someone smile.

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"A smile is the only curved line that can straighten everything." - Phyllis Diller

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What Can Smiling Give You?

Smiling will not just make you happy. It's also another way of making someone happy. Also, aside from getting a positive vibe by smiling, you can also gain a couple of additional benefits from it. Here are just some of the good sides you can earn from smiling.

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    Smiling releases endorphins
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    Endorphins are the chemicals released in our body that are responsible for making us happy when we smile. Whether the smile is fake or sincere, the endorphins will still be released, since it actually doesn't make any difference because the movement or position of the muscles are the same. Unlike with people who can detect if the smile is sincere or not.
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    Smiling reduces stress
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    Since we increase the endorphins in our body that makes us smile and feel happier, this will reduce the stress hormones that are responsible for our unpleasant moods, anxieties and negative feelings.
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    Smiling is a good way to release emotions
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    Smiling somehow reduces the pain and burden you are currently carrying. Also, with giving other people a smile, you can also reduce the pain or burden that the other person is currently carrying. It is a way to tell them that everything is going to be okay. That is also enough to let them know you are always there looking out for them.
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    Smiling makes you look friendly
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    It helps you to have a good social relationship with people, since you will tend to attract people to know you or to talk to you rather than pushing them away. People tend to like those who always smile and make it easier for them to be socially engaged. It makes you look appealing, approachable and attractive too!
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    Smiling gives you a feeling of positive well being
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    Having a positive Outlook in life will make it easier for you to face current and new challenges. This will help you as well in coping up with stress and pain, which can benefit you a lot more with your career and personal life.
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    Smiling makes you stronger
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    When you smile, your body also releases more white blood cells. This helps your body to stay healthy since white blood cells are the ones responsible for fighting illnesses. It is also believed that smiling can make you stronger emotionally and mentally.
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Simplest and easiest ways to make someone smile

Smiling and sharing a smile will not cost you anything. It is not also something that you have to exert too much effort just to achieve it. Then why not we practice smiling a lot and giving it to others? Here are some of the easiest and funniest ways you can make someone smile.

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    Give someone a cup of coffee or tea with a simple note attached to it.
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    Invite someone to watch a funny or cute movie
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    Make someone laugh by telling a joke
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    Send your long time friends a simple cute letter
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    Call a friend just to say "hi"
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    Offer a helping hand to strangers
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    Holding the door open for someone, especially to elders
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    Compliment someone's appearance
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    Buy cupcakes or cookies and share them with your office mates or friends
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    Tell people to have a nice day
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    Give a flower to an elderly person
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    Let someone know you miss them
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    Give chocolate to a kid
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    Think of something fun to do with your friends
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    Cook delicious food and invite your friends over
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    Say thank you to a friend who's been great to you
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    Give a gift to your parents without any special occasion
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    Befriend your new neighbor
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    Hug a friend and tell them you are happy you know them
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    Tell someone that you are proud of them
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    Smile at people you pass on the street
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    Clean out your closet and donate those clothes you don't wear anymore
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    Volunteer at a children's hospital or a nursing home
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    Tell a friend who looks lonely that everything is going to be all right
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    Tip waiters or servers and leave a note saying they did a good job
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    Spread good words and good news
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    Tell the people that are important to you that you love them
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How to Have a Perfect and Sincere Smile?

Although our body cannot detect if the smile is fake or not, I'm sure the person in front of you can. Make sure to practice on how can you achieve a perfect and sincere smile, so you can get more positive reactions from other people. Also, this can help you on how to smile properly in front of the camera or during photo shoots. So here are some of the tips on how can you achieve a perfect smile.

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    Relax your facial muscles
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    Relaxing your muscles can help you be at ease and will help your smile to come out naturally.
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    Practice smiling in front of the mirror
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    Smiling in front of the mirror will help you get the perfect angle that will make sure that your smile do not look forced or fake.
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    Think of something that makes you happy
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    If you think that your current situation is not worthy of a smile, then think of funny or silly things that made you laughed and smiled before so it can give you a reason to be happy and that also can give you an unforced and sincere smile.
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    Be comfortable with smiling and practice smiling a lot
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    Practice makes perfect. Practicing smiling often makes it easier for you to do. Also, because of doing it more often, it will just come out naturally.
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Recent edits by: Eng, Nlangster, Lynn

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