Here are some interesting and fun Hypnosis Facts!
Did you know that Kevin Costner (famous Hollywood movie star/director) summoned his hypnotist to Hawaii during the filming of Waterworld to help him get over his sea sickness?
Dentists in the know, now regularly use hypnosis as a safe alternative to anesthesia
Victims of ‘Trading Disorder” on New York’s Wall Street are regularly treated for this ailment through hypnosis
Svengali, the evil character in George DuMaurier’s novel “Trilby” is the prototype for the manipulative and sinister hypnotist
Hypnosis, together with your will to quit, can safely, and painlessly help you to quit smoking, lose weight, or eliminate any bad habits you wish to shed
Subjects can be hypnotized so that they will feel no pain whatsoever for child birthing (really true ‘natural childbirth’)
Hypnosis was used long ago, before the invention of ether or chloroform in the prevention of pain during surgery
Many police departments throughout the world use hypnosis to help them solve crimes, particularly stressful crimes such as rape or hit and run when the victim or witness is too upset or shocked to remember the actual crime details
Under hypnosis, a subject can be given a post-hypnotic suggestion to take effect, let’s say, 1200 minutes from now, and they will perform the suggestion without realizing it. What has happened is the sophisticated biological clock within the subconscious mind is always alert, while the conscious mind may not be.