Guys who are into periods? At the time, I was skeptical. Some reasons are physical and hormonal; others practical; and many more are tied to erotic associations and pride in reveling in the uncensored female body.
Menstruation is, well, gross. It can irreparably damage your upholstery. It is made of a substance that causes people to faint on sight.
Thus, menstrual sex is an advanced maneuver, available only to men and women with seasoned sexual palates and hangup-free psyches. As Louis C. My friend Daniela echoed this sentiment. Sexual naifs fear encounters; those with experience cannot be fazed. But period attraction is not only for perverse celebrities. It just broke through, like a scene from The Ten Commandments. Such is the double-edged sword of embracing a primal desire: Uncontrollability means the potential for sexual glory is high, but so too is the potential for humiliation.
Like a newly caged feral animal. He ate me out A LOT. No tampon. Her squeamishness was something of a relief; I had begun to worry that I was the only Old Testament—style prude who still finds period sex distasteful.
Daniela and several others spoke positively of menstrual cups and diaphragms, while others simply put up with ickiness in the name of hot sex. One blood-averse man described women who got very horny during their periods, and their arousal aroused him. Everything just felt tighter, and like there was more pressure and like an intense heartbeat in that area. I was also really sensitive everywhere, from my nipples to my ass. My orgasm was amazing. It was like this this MAJOR release — everything clamped up really tight and then released really powerfully.
No blood on the dick even! Heightened female libido and pleasure, though not universal, is routinely associated with menstruation, Planned Parenthood medical spokeswoman Dr. Vanessa Cullins told me by phone. Increases in blood flow to the pelvic region could heighten pleasure, while surges in estrogen at the start of the period and lutenizing hormone at the end affect the sex drive.
Though pregnancy is less likely during menstruation, the phenomenon is not unheard of. The duo broke up a few months later, having never again had period sex. In retrospect, Maya believes her own insecurity held her back. The one who embraced the messiness of sex itself. Oh God. Revulsion, like attraction, is uncontrollable sometimes. Already a subscriber? Log in or link your magazine subscription. Account Profile. Sign Out. Tags: period sex ovaries week periods period pieces menstruation sex vanessa marin vanessa cullins vaginas blood hounds love and war More.
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