Do Your Eyes Smile?


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You have probably heard of the old saying, “The eyes are the windows to the soul.” In today’s world, with the pandemic and so many people wearing masks, the eyes are more important than ever. People get clues to your emotions by the expression on your face. It can be challenging to “read” a person’s face when a mask covers half of it. Masks cover the mouth and therefore hide one of the facial expressions we’ve come to rely on when determining someone else’s intentions or attitude toward us. The eyes, however, can still communicate a smile’s most important message.

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Smiles Are the New Hugs in the World of Social Distancing


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Thanks to COVID-19, life as we know it has changed. Social distancing is going to be the norm for who knows how long. Blowing kisses is not just for babies anymore. Your smile is more important than ever as it substitutes for the touch of hugs and handshakes.

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