Does anybody react to and/or use ASMR techniques for relaxation/mediation purposes?
http://knowyourmeme.com/memes/autono...-response-asmrAutonomous Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR) is a term used to describe a sensory experience characterized by a pleasant tingling sensation in the head and scalp, which can be triggered by sounds like whispering or brushing, and visual stimulus like painting or drawing. On YouTube, the phenomenon inspired the creation of “whisperer” videos, in which people attempt to trigger the viewer’s ASMR by speaking in a soft voice and making various sounds with inanimate objects.
An article on ASMR:
Vice: ASMR, the Good Feeling No One Can Explain
I'll use this video as an example since it seems to be one of the most viewed ASMR videos on youtube: