8 Incredible Facts You Didn’t Know about Colors

color factsIt is in everything we see, touch, smell and taste. It raises emotions and memories, and a single view of it is a food for thought. It can affect our lifestyle and the choices we make.

We all know the importance of color in our lives, as well as a few things about it, but did you know that men see red color quite differently than women do?

1. Red color is different in women’s and men’s eyes

While women easily distinguish shades like maroon, burgundy, purple and brown tones, men just see red. The explanation for this is very simple and is based on the composition of the DNA. Researchers at the University of Arizona recently isolated the gene that is responsible for perceiving and interpreting the color red. As we know, women have two X-chromosomes, while men have only one. Since the red color gene is located in the X-chromosome, women better perceive color variations within the red spectrum.

2. Silver color will save your life

When buying a car the best color to choose is silver. That’s because silver vehicles are less likely to be involved in traffic accidents, since this color makes them more visible on the streets in low light conditions.

3. Bright colors will hep you gain more friends

Colors are responsible for 60-90% of the first impression we have of an unknown person. So get rid of dull and black clothes and put color in your wardrobe, to make impressions that will remain unforgettable to others. And who knows, it may also play an important role in getting a job or finding a dream mate…

4. Blue is the most…

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