Published at Monday, February 10th 2020, 18:16:46 PM. Animal Coloring Page. By Marielle Casper.
Coloring pages are no longer just for kids. These days many adults are coloring too, and not just to give them a temporary return to the days of their youth.There are many good therapeutic reasons why adult coloring pages are all the rage these days.
Adult Coloring Pages Exercises the Entire Brain. Coloring is not a “left” brain or “right” brain thing. It is a task that exercises both hemispheres, something akin to a “full brain” workout. When adults color they utilize the “creative side” of their brain to pick artistic color choices and provide aesthetic balance to the art. But they also use their frontal lobe for concentration, focus organizational ideas.
Adult Coloring Pages can be Useful Therapy to some Common Diseases. Epilepsy: Studies have shown that adult coloring is an effective therapy for those who suffer from Epilepsy. The concentration, mindfulness, calming effects and difficult motor control work of adult coloring seems to decrease the occurrence of epileptic attacks.
Most children enjoy being creative with pencils and crayons. But did you know there are an impressive number of reasons why both kids and adults should partake in this peaceful pastime?