20 signs you are emotionally sensitive

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    20 signs you are emotionally sensitive

  • 1 You are very sensitive to loud noise

    If you have problems dealing with loud noise then you might be a sensitive person (See why are some people very sensitive).

  • 2 You hardly forget negative remarks

    If you keep thinking about negative remarks then you might be a highly sensitive person.

  • 3 You are very sensitive to external stumili

    If you are the first one to complain about the weather, the smell or other external stimuli then you might be a sensitive person.

  • 4 You have very low tolerance for conflicts

    Sensitive people can hardly handle conflicts and prefer to make peace with everybody.

  • 5 You have a slim body

    People who have an ectomorph body type, a slim body, are usually sensitive people. A person can still be sensitive even if he had a different body shape but ectomorphs are more likely to be sensitive.

  • 6 Small facial features

    Sensitive people usually have small noses, chins and facial features. A person can still be sensitive without having those facial features.

  • 7 You have a great deal of empathy

    You always experience the emotions of other people and feel bad for them.

  • 8 You cry often

    Sensitive people usually cry more often than ordinary people.

  • 9 You can hardly deal with negativity

    If negativity overwhelms you, then you might be a sensitive person.

  • 10 You get overwhelmed by crowded places

    If crowded places overwhelm you, then you might be a sensitive person.

  • 11 You are very creative

    Sensitive people are usually more creative. They love usually love arts and might find a career related to that field (See how to become creative).

  • 12 You have a hard time saying no

    Sensitive people are usually very decent and overly polite. They can have problems saying no to requests.

  • 13 You are not assertive

    Most sensitive people aren't assertive but some of them manage to learn how to be assertive.

  • 14 Can easily get very emotional

    If music and movies can easily get you very emotional then you might be a sensitive person (See why do we have emotions).

  • 15 You can know how someone feels

    You can easily find out how someone feels even if that person said nothing.

  • 16 It might be hard to take a decision

    Some sensitive people have a hard time taking decisions. The reason is that they might not be able to tolerate the feelings resulting from a wrong decision.

  • 17 People tell you that you over react

    Sensitive people usually experience things in a more intense way and as a result might over react.

  • 18 You have lower tolerance for pain

    Sensitive people usually have lower tolerance for physical pain than other people.

  • 19 You usually feel like wanting to stay alone

    In order to escape from the noise of the outside world sensitive people sometimes feel like they want to stay alone.

  • 20 You get overwhelmed very easily

    If stress, work problems, external factors and many other things overwhelm you very easily then you might be a sensitive person.