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The 17 Side Effects of Falling in Love ...

By Holly

When you fall in love, your intense feelings impact your body as well as your mind. If you've been in love before, you know what that feels like. If not, you should know about these side effects of falling in love:

1 Butterflies in Your Stomach

Butterflies in Your Stomach When you look at the man you love, you might get butterflies in your stomach. You might even feel weightless, like you're floating in the middle of the air.

2 Unlimited Happiness

cartoon, anime, illustration, drawing, sketch, This is the most obvious side effect of love. When you're with the right person, they'll make you happier than you've ever been before.

3 Temporary Blindness

Temporary Blindness Not all side effects are positive ones. When you first fall in love, you'll be blind to your partner's flaws, which means they'll be able to hurt you and you'll never see it coming.

4 Horniness

Horniness If you're physically attracted to your man, then you're going to feel a tingle between your thighs. You'll be in the mood for sex.

5 Rapid Heartbeat

Rapid Heartbeat When you see someone you like, your heart will beat a little bit faster, because you'll be so darn excited.

6 Dilated Pupils

Dilated Pupils Your pupils will dilate whenever you see someone you find attractive. It's just the way that your eyes work.

7 Weight Gain or Loss

Weight Gain or Loss You might be so preoccupied with your man that you'll forget to eat certain meals and lose weight. However, you might feel content in your current situation and stop watching what you eat, which will make you gain weight, instead.

8 Loss of Friends

Loss of Friends You might become so obsessed with your man that you ditch your friends to spend more time with him.

9 Trouble Concentrating

Trouble Concentrating It'll be hard to concentrate on reading or studying when your man is on your mind. You'd rather be with him, which is what makes everything else so hard to do.

10 Insomnia

pink, anime, cartoon, valentine's day, organ, If you're excited for your date the next day, you might have trouble falling asleep. Besides, why would you want to sleep when your real life is better than any dream?

11 Optimism

Optimism It's exciting to think about marrying your man and growing old with him. Love will make you look forward to the future.

12 Fear of Rejection

Fear of Rejection If you're not sure if the person you love actually loves you back, you might be stressed out. You'll be worried about him breaking your heart.

13 Reduced Stress Levels

Reduced Stress Levels On the other hand, if the person you love loves you back, then you should be way less stressed than usual. After all, that means everything is going right for you!

14 High Self Esteem

High Self Esteem When someone tells you they love you, it'll boost your self-esteem. There's no better compliment in the entire world.

15 Friendliness

mammal, cartoon, anime, drawing, sketch, When you're happy with your love life, you'll be in a perpetually good mood. That means you'll be nice to everyone you meet.

16 Obsession

Obsession When you love someone, it'll be hard to think about anything else but him. It can become an obsession.

17 Becoming a Better Person

screenshot, anime, games, When you date a good person, you'll become a better person. Why? Because you'll do whatever you can to make him proud of you!

Love is an amazing emotion that can turn your whole life around. Have you ever been in love?

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