Why does rubbing your eyes feel so good?

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Why does rubbing your eyes feel so good?

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Anonymous 0 Comments

I’m not quite sure but i think it has something to do with wanting to go to sleep as a baby?

Anonymous 0 Comments

Rubbing your eyes (or more specifically, putting pressure on your eyes) triggers a response that drops your heart rate and blood pressure, which puts you into a more relaxed state (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oculocardiac_reflex?wprov=sfla1)