The Science Behind Touch
Our hands, the most versatile tools we possess, have many hidden powers we rarely consider. Beyond their practical function, our hands have the ability to connect us to our emotions, communicate with others, and even influence our connection to nature. Join us as we delve into the positive effects that physical touch has on the mind, body and soul.
Touch and Emotions
From the moment we are born, touch plays a fundamental role in our lives. It is believed that physical contact, especially in infancy, has a direct influence on emotional development. The simple act of a gentle touch, a loving caress, or a warm hug can promote feelings of comfort, trust, security and bonding. This connection between touch and emotion is often the first form of communication we experience.
Touch to Communicate
Our hands are not just instruments of touch; they are also tools of communication. We express our thoughts, emotions, and intentions through gestures, sign language, and even the art of touch, whether a celebratory high-five, a hand squeeze in a moment of grief or a soothing embrace after a long day. Touch is a universal language that transcends barriers and connects us on a deeper level.
Touch and Nature
Nature has always offered a place of calm where we can relax and reconnect. But have you ever considered the role touch plays in this connection? Interacting with nature, whether it's feeling the texture of leaves, running your fingers through soil or feeling sand beneath your toes, can have a calming effect, helping to reduce stress and gently soothe the senses.
Enhance your Wellbeing with a Sensory Ritual
Incorporating touch into your daily routine can work wonders for your overall wellbeing. Touch has the potential to nurture our minds and bodies and uplift our souls. So, take a moment to rediscover the power of touch with a sensory hand care ritual using our soothing Lavender Hand Cream or iconic Rose Hand Cream that will leave your hands feeling nourished and your senses reawakened.
Experience a touch of nature with Jurlique hand creams.