Clue is on a mission to help you understand your body, periods, ovulation, and so much more. Start tracking today. Masturbation —touching yourself for sexual pleasure—is normal, enjoyable behavior and can lead to orgasm. Masturbation can also help you become comfortable in communicating your sexual needs to your partner. Unfortunately, taboos about masturbation can condition people to feel shameful about doing it. There is no scientific evidence to support the belief that sexual behavior must be avoided while menstruating.
Yes, You Can Totally Masturbate on Your Period
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Taboos surrounding women's health can be stubborn, especially when it comes to masturbation. Throw periods into the mix, and we become even more button-lipped. But there is no reason to feel ashamed about anything to do with your body. Both masturbation and periods are completely normal, and even go hand-in-hand. We speak to Mia Sabat, Sex Therapist at Emjoy , the sexual wellbeing audio app for women, about the evidence-based health benefits of masturbating on your period. Masturbating, whether on or off your period, has numerous benefits. Because an orgasm distributes oxytocin, which acts as a neurotransmitter and a natural pain reliever, the more orgasms you have before and during your period, the less pain you may experience.
Tampons As Sex Toys
Skip navigation! Story from Sex. How you feel during your period can vary from period to period. One month you might feel crampy and bloated and want to curl up in bed — other months, you might feel like your sex drive is higher than ever. First, the usual benefits of masturbation — including stress relief, that rush of endorphins, and making it easier to fall asleep — don't go away during your period.
I'm sorry about sending this letter to you via snail mail. I don't want to send an e-mail because I'd rather not have a record of this living forever on some server somewhere. About six months ago, after watching my girlfriend insert a tampon, I asked if I could do it for her next time. She thought it was an odd request but agreed.