Did you know that an average woman eats about 2 to 3 kilos of lipstick in her lifetime. Lol!! bet you must have heard that somewhere. Stick around as I share 18 more facts you won’t wanna miss.
Here are 18 fun facts about ladies to lighten your day:
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- Around the world, one woman dies every 90 seconds from complications of pregnancy or childbirth.
- The nearer a mother lives to the equator, the more likely she is to give birth to a baby girl as opposed to a baby boy.
- Women, even from infancy, are generally more interested in facial expressions, emotional tones in voices, and non-verbal cues than men.
- Zeng Jinlian, from China, was the tallest woman in recorded history. She stood an astonishing 8 feet 1 ¾ inches tall.
- On average, women live 2–5 years longer than men, a fact which holds true in every country in the world.
- Although male brains are 9% larger than female brains, both have the same amount of brain cells. The brain cells in women merely pack together more densely.
- A 1770 bill proposed in the British Parliament suggested that any woman wearing make-up should be punished for witchcraft.
- The two highest IQ scores in recorded history belong to women.
- Men and women’s clothes are buttoned on opposite sides because in the past few centuries, in high society, men generally dressed themselves whereas women were dressed by servants. Reversing the buttons on women’s clothes made the job faster and easier.
- In Saudi Arabia, women are allowed to fly aircraft, though they must be chauffeured to the airport because it’s illegal for them to drive a car.
- Some women can have a genetic mutation which causes them to gain a 4th color-vision cone in their eyes, allowing them to see millions of more colors.
- Women in poor countries with worse health tend to be attracted more to masculine looking men, while women in rich countries prefer more feminine looking men.
- In France in the 1500s, women could charge their husbands with impotence. He would have to become erect and show he could ejaculate in a courtroom. If he failed, he could demand a Trial by Congress and attempt to have sex with his wife in front of the experts.
- A woman will more easily trust somebody who hugs her for at least 15 seconds.
- 80% of women’s wrinkles are caused by excessive sun exposure.
- Women have significantly more nightmares than men and their dreams are usually more emotional.
- Women cry between 30 and 64 times a year while men only cry between 6 and 17 times.
- An average woman spends about five days looking at herself in the mirror.
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