Article: Top 15 Reasons to Smile

Top 15 Reasons to Smile

Brought to you by the Civility Committee

1. Smiling helps to increase civility on campus 2. Smiling makes you look trustworthy and approachable 3. Smiling makes you more attractive 4. When you smile, you can trick yourself into being happy 5. Smiling is contagious 6. Smiling relieves stress and helps your immune system 7. Smiling lowers your blood pressure 8. Smiling makes you look younger 9. Smiling helps you stay positive 10. Smiling makes you seem happy and attracts other people 11. Smiling releases endorphins, natural pain killers and serotonin 12. Smiling helps you to stay positive 13. Smiling lowers your heart rate 14. Smiling makes you live longer 15. Smiling increases productivity

Smiling is free and easy and offers so many positive benefits. Help promote civility on MCC campus by smiling!

-Gutman, Ron. "Ron Gutman: The Hidden Power of Smiling." YouTube. TEDtalksDirector, 11 May 2011. Web. 24 July 2012.