- To prove that the human touch is capable of building trust between people Cut.com decided to do an experiment in which test subjects would undress and hug each other
- Some of the people partaking in the experiment were a bit shy and skeptical at first, however soon everybody agreed that touch improved trust building between people
- Test subjects were soon easily talking to each other about relatively personal things
A scientific study has found out that the human touch is capable of reducing stress and building trust between people.
To prove the study Cut.com decided to conduct an experiment in which people of all ages and genders would strip down and make skin contact with strangers and try to see if this would make them more trusting towards each other.
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The test subjects’ reactions were very different when they were asked to remove their clothing, however soon they realized that they were communicating very easily with each other.
They were soon freely sharing what many might consider as private information between each other like childhood stories and what their greatest fears are.
Everybody who participated in the test stated that they enjoyed it and shared plenty of laughs.
One of them said: “From an outsider, you would feel it would be a lot more awkward, but I feel like the presence of oxytocin due to the skin-to-skin contact induces a higher state of trust thus making it easier to converse than if we were just sitting on opposite sides of the couch.”