Sexy Lifestyle 

Your Vagina On Sex

From the first sexy thought to that ultra-satisfying orgasm, here’s what’s happening below the belt. When something sexy piques a man’s interest, he gets a boner. What happens to you is less outwardly obvious but just as stimulating… 1. The second your brain senses some potential action, your blood vessels expand and direct extra flow south. The increased circulation spurs vaginal secretions—natural lube made up of proteins and amino acids—and a plumping of the vulva. Thousands of nerve endings in the vagina’s most sensitive areas light up. 2. Tissues in…

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Girlfriendz Her Flow 

9 Weird Vagina Issues—Solved!

Let’s face it—there’s a lot that can go wrong below the belt. From itches and odors to bumps and bleeding, sometimes it seems like you need a manual. So we consulted the experts for nine common vagina problems and how to deal—fast! You Noticed a Weird Bump Who wouldn’t freak out after seeing a lump or mark on their privates? This could be so many things, but it’s likely not serious, says ob-gyn Alyssa Dweck, M.D., coauthor of V is for Vagina. It could be anything from an ingrown hair…

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Sexy News 

My New Vagina Almost Ruined My Partner’s Penis

A British woman who underwent surgery to improve her sex life ended up with none — after her vagina mutilated her partner’s penis. Theresa Bartram, 50, of Brighton, suffered from stress incontinence after giving birth to her only child, sending her confidence in bed plummeting, The Sun newspaper reported. After going seven years without sex, she underwent an operation to lift her prolapsed bladder with a plastic mesh sling called a transvaginal tape, which stopped her leaking. The joy of sex resumed for a couple of years, but things went…

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Sexy Lifestyle 

5 Things You Should NEVER Do During Sex

Sex is one of those high risk, high reward situations. It can be really, really awesome, or it can go really, really wrong—penis fractures, gonorrhea, defective condoms, oh my! Because we care about your vagina, we set out to uncover the things that could turn your super-hot night into a nightmare. Because nobody’s got time for that. 1. Underestimate Your Risk of STDs You may think that asking your partner if they’ve been tested is enough to protect you from contracting something, but it’s not, says Leah Millheiser, M.D., ob-gyn,…

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Sexy Lifestyle 

Can a Penis Be Too Big for Your Vagina?

In a perfect world, your boyfriend/husband/fiancé/hookup would have the Goldilocks of penises: not too big and not too small—juuuust right for you. But this is not a perfect world, and the truth is that size can sometimes be an issue. His penis and your vagina might not always match up perfectly. We checked in with gynecologist Lauren Streicher, M.D., author of Sex Rx: Hormones, Health, and Your Best Sex Ever, to find out if a penis can ever be too big for your vagina—and what to do if you find…

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Her Flow Sexy Lifestyle 

Why Condoms Are Good for Your Vagina (and Not Just Because of STDs)

If you’re a sexually active human, you should know that STD rates are higher than ever, and certain infections (like chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis) are reaching superbug proportions. This isn’t to scare you away from having sex, but when it comes to getting intimate, you need to be smart. Translation: Use a freaking condom. But, surprise! There’s another great reason to wrap it before you tap it. Condoms aren’t just great for protecting against STIs; they might actually be healthy for your vagina too. Vaginal and vulvar health is all…

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Her Flow 

7 Things Your Ob-Gyn Won’t Tell You…But Really Wants To

There are some things that are a given when it comes to your regular ob-gyn appointments: you’ll probably get pee shy, the stirrups will be uncomfortable, and you’ll obsess about what exactly is going through your doctor’s head when she’s poking around down there. To quell your anxiety, we asked five ob-gyns to tell us what they really want us to know about our regular visits. What they revealed made us realize a few things: They don’t give AF about what you do with your body hair, there’s very little…

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