When Flo comes to town, the idea of popping a couple of Midol, throwing on sweats, and binge watching Netflix might be the only thing that really gets you going. But for others, the perfect night is spent spooning—and more—with baes other than Ben and Jerry. Here, they share what period sex is really like outside a raunchy chapter in an E. I'm on the pill , so if I do have sex on my period it's at the end when the blood is almost done.
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Sex During Periods: Benefits, Side Effects, Pregnancy Risk, and Tips
The way most people talk about period sex, you'd think it was a natural disaster you'd try and run from as fast as you can — and to be fair, sometimes it feels like a flood. But surely not all women see it that way. In this week's Sex Talk Realness , Cosmopolitan. Lie back, grab a towel, and enjoy. Woman B: Yes, I have been for about 2. Woman C: I've been with my boyfriend a little over a year. Woman A: My hormones are absolutely bat-shit crazy during that time of the month so my boyfriend and I both enjoy the intensity I have sexually.
Menstruation may be a basic bodily function, but it's loaded as hell in our culture. Throw in sex or not and things get even more heated. Some women find period sex is the only thing that gives them any kind of reliable relief from monthly, godawful period cramps. Some partners think it's a total turn on. For others
Alison really enjoys having sex during her period. Not only is she "definitely hornier" at that point in her cycle, the year-old from Brisbane doesn't see why she should miss out. Georgia Grace, a certified sex coach, says the stigma around period sex exists because it's "two taboos coming together". It's not for everyone — and that's OK. Cultural reasons, for example, can influence someone's lack of desire for period sex.