Do you ASMR?
Standing for Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response, ASMR is a term used to describe pleasing, tingling sensations experienced through stimuli such as whispering, soft talking, light touches and methodical sounds.
ASMR videos — of people doing things like making mozzarella sticks, eating sandwiches and baking cakes — are racking up millions of pageviews on YouTube, and for some, helps improve their focus and reduces pain.
Read AJC food editor Ligaya Figueras’ column on ASMR videos, and scroll down to check out some ASMR videos for yourself.
Making nutella crepes
Eating black bean noodles
Making fried chicken
Making no-bake cheesecake