Why do People Give Hickeys?

That strange little mark on your neck that you so valiantly try to hide is a love bite or a kiss mark or more succinctly, a hickey. When someone sucks very hard on your soft skin (your neck or arm), they cause the capillaries just beneath the surface to rupture. The sucking motion lets the […]

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Hickey: Badge of Honor OR Mark of Shame

Walking into school with a turtleneck or a scarf has long been a running joke in movies when someone has a hickey. We are conditioned to think that these bruises that get created when engaging in consensual activities are something we should be ashamed to have. Having a hickey on the neck or another part […]

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Hickeys and the Risks for HIV: Find out the Truth

There are many questions regarding safe s*x and the spread of STD, an infection caused by the human immunodeficiency virus. Confusion often arises around how exactly AIDS spreads, as it is often generalized to “bodily fluids.” However, this categorization is too broad when considering hickey and the risks for HIV. You cannot contract it from […]

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Can Hickey Give You Cancer: Find out the Truth

Nowadays there is a rumor spread about Hickey among people that it can cause cancer, and some people say it cause aids too. Many people wonder, “Can hickeys give you cancer?” and ask many related queries on social networks. Especially young people are afraid of the Hickey. So, the question is Can you get cancer […]

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