Clue is on a mission to help you understand your body, periods, ovulation, and so much more. Start tracking today. Taboos about avoiding sexual behavior while menstruating are based on archaic ideas. Some women even notice increased arousal during their period 1, 2. Plus, there is anecdotal evidence that orgasms can help ease menstrual cramps 3, 4.
9 Period Sex Tips - How To Have Sex While On Your Period
If you've ever started bleeding after sex, you may have chalked it up to getting your period. And it turns out, there may be some logic to that thought. Of course, there's a catch. Lauren Streicher , an associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Northwestern University, told INSIDER that it only occurs if you're within a day or two of getting your period.
Skip navigation! Story from Sex. Period sex can be bloody, it can be messy, and it can be incredible. The hormonal changes that come with your period mean that you might see surge in their libido during that time of the month. Of course, not everyone loves period sex.