I’m a psychologist – what your favorite chocolate says about your personality and why orange fans make great lovers
TODAY (July 7) is World Chocolate Day, which means you have a whole 24 hours to celebrate this sweet treat.
To mark the special occasion, psychologist Darren Stanton has revealed what someone’s favorite choice of chocolate says about their character, whether mint, orange or dark.
Working with UK coffee retailer Coffee Friend, Darren shared that milk chocolate lovers aren’t easily confused while white chocolate lovers are creative types.
He also revealed why so many of us continually crave it and why chocolate can have such a strong psychological hold on us.
Darren says, “We have a psychological need for chocolate because chocolate contains certain properties that are known to trigger the release of dopamine – the brain’s natural feel-good factor.
Adding that this is why people may crave chocolate in stressful situations, or when they need reassurance or reassurance.
He continues: “With adults, it sometimes brings us back to a younger version of yourself, with certain brands of chocolate also triggering pleasant memories. So there are not just psychological benefits to eating chocolate in moderation. , but also emotional benefits.
So what does your favorite chocolate treat say about you?
If you prefer milk chocolate, you’re probably calm and collected, not easily shaken in a crisis, and like to go with the flow.
Psychology also suggests that if you go for milk chocolate, chances are you are also a crafty one and enjoy being the center of attention.
If you love dark chocolate, chances are you’re cultured, classy, and sophisticated.
You also don’t sit on the fence when it comes to opinions, you stand up for what you believe in, and on occasion you can also be a bit of a drama queen and blow things out of proportion.
Dark chocolate lovers are also energetic and make strong, bold decisions.
If you prefer white chocolate, you are creative, able to think in different ways and easily accept change.
You are quite an individualist and prefer to follow your own path rather than following the crowd.
If you like mint, you’re probably driven, focused, driven, and respectful of other people’s thoughts, ideas, and feelings.
However, you tend to always get what you want.
Fruits and nuts
If you like hazelnut chocolate with raisins, then you like to do things the traditional way.
You’re the type of person who won’t accept change very easily, although you’re open to new ideas, you have a “if you’re not broke, don’t fix it” attitude.
If you’re the type of person who prefers chocolate to coffee, you’re lively, dramatic, and have a genuine passion for life.
You will be very adventurous and willing to accept new ideas and try new things
Choosing orange chocolate indicates that you are more adventurous, eager to explore different experiences, and may be more romantic than others.