Smooth muscles are found in the hollow
parts of the body. This would be in places like the stomach,
intestines, blood vessels and the
bladder. Smooth muscles are
arranged in layers with the fibers in each layer running in
a different direction. This makes the muscle contract in all
A smooth muscle is an involuntary muscle.
This means that you cannot consciously control this muscle.
These muscles are under the control of autonomic nervous
system. This system controls many systems without us being
aware of them.