There's More To Learn About Why Babies Smile
A new study on baby smiling habits says the reasons babies smile and the reasons moms smile at babies could be different.By Samantha Crook | September 24, 2015
A new study about babies' smiling habits is out, and it might make you rethink your next interaction with a baby.
Researchers studied smiling patterns of infants 4 months old and younger and how adults interacted with them. The findings suggest some unconscious goals are at play.
Not surprisingly, moms seem to smile in order to get babies to smile with them, but babies seem to smile just long enough to get mom to smile back.