Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response, or ASMR, is a neuroscience phenomenon in which certain cognitive, visual or audio triggers cause an individual to feel pleasurable sensations, particularly around their head and brain regions. Not much is currently known about the phenomenon and studies are widely ongoing.
I think it's something that has been around for a long time. But
only til recently has it been recognized by the masses and given an
official name of ASMR. I've been able to trigger "ASMR" on my own
since I was a child but had no idea what to call it, and most, if
not everyone I knew had no idea wha…