Camila Villafañe

By Camila Villafañe

LifeBuzz Staff

Experts Share Facts About Their Professions That You’ll Want To Know.

If you think you know everything there is to know about a particular profession, you’re in for the shock of your life. It turns out that everything we believed to be true about certain careers was likely inspired by television, movies, or word of mouth. But these facts aren’t generally common knowledge, so if you’re not working in these fields, you might be shocked to learn about these little-known facts. So here are some interesting tidbits about various professions that everyone seems to be clueless about.

Child psychologists believe that in order to treat a kid's anxiety disorder, they must first treat their parent's anxiety.

This makes total sense. Children learn how to deal with stress and life's obstacles by imitating the adults in their lives. Anxious parents create anxious children. But some of your parenting practices might be making things worse, such as caring too much, overplaying their strengths, hiding your problems, and compensating for their weaknesses.

Child psychologists believe that in order to treat a kid's anxiety disorder, they must first treat their parent's anxiety.

Sai De Silva

Even though you have more chances of dying from a shark attack than in a plane accident, as it turns out, not every aircraft is as safe as they seem.

"Every plane you fly on has a multitude of maintenance issues, just not severe enough to affect the safety of the flight," a pilot explained on Reddit. Almost every aircraft unit out there have a few technical issues. Luckily for frequent flyers everywhere, if any of these problems are actually serious, the plane will simply stay put and it won't fly anywhere. Pheew!

Even though you have more chances of dying from a shark attack than in a plane accident, as it turns out, not every aircraft is as safe as they seem.

David Kovalenko

You think you're good at spotting a liar? Well, science doesn't seem to think so.

Most people believe they're pretty slick when it comes to detecting lies. But science proves we're actually pretty bad at it. Researchers conducted a test to see if people could figure out if a person is lying to them. A psychologist on Reddit explained that most folks, "consistently score no better than chance (50/50) when tested. The score goes up slightly when it’s someone they know that they’re talking to, but not by much."

You think you're good at spotting a liar? Well, science doesn't seem to think so.

Sammie Vasquez

An employee at a cafe shed some light on Reddit and said, “coffee shops spend more on milk than coffee.”

Here's a little tidbit about coffee shops that'll make you spit your morning coffee. Coffee shops actually spend less money on coffee grounds, (who would've thought?) than they do on milk and paper cups. Wow!

An employee at a cafe shed some light on Reddit and said, “coffee shops spend more on milk than coffee.”

Nathan Dumlao

Bleaching hair from black to platinum blonde in one sitting isn't realistic.

Not only would it literally fry your hair, but doing only one round of bleaching would not lift the color enough to achieve the shade of platinum blonde you're looking for. One round of bleach will only leave you with a coppery dark brown shade. To get that intense platinum blonde shade, you need to do several rounds of bleaching, depending on your base. Plus, if you want to keep your hair as healthy as possible, you're better off doing 10 rounds in the span of a few months.

Bleaching hair from black to platinum blonde in one sitting isn't realistic.

Alina Kovalchuk

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