It typically begins on the scalp and moves down the back of the neck and upper spine. It has been compared with auditory-tactile synesthesia.
ASMR signifies the subjective experience of "low-grade euphoria" characterized by "a combination of positive feelings and a distinct static-like tingling sensation on the skin."
It is most commonly triggered by specific auditory or visual stimuli, and less commonly by intentional attention control. More
ASMR explained on This American Life
How could whispering change one's life? Andrea Seigel tells this story about finding out that she is undeniably not alone. She’s a novelist with several books including Like the Red Panda.
Twin Ear Cleaning That Will Make You Tingle 150% [22 mins] - ASMR