Vaginas are so mysterious and magical and infinite. By comparison, they seem that much more magnificent than penises, which are totally Not that I'm throwing shade!
When most people think of the clitoris, they think of the small visible part. But research indicates that it actually has branches that extend down underneath the skin, along either side of the vulva, kind of in a wishbone shape. The vulva refers to the outside, visible parts of your genitalia.
Many of us don't tend to intensely inspect the anatomy of anyone else's much we've not got it all hanging out, like menwhich is how so many women end up with a complex over whether theirs is 'normal'. Carrying out regular procedures on women as his day job means he's seen his fair share of vulvas - so he was able to pin-point seven key 'types' of labia. But just in case you're not proficient in vag-talk, we thought we'd clarify what's what.
Depending on where you cast your net into the wild west of the internet, you could come away thinking women are proudly, shamelessly obsessed with their vaginas. When she does, she enjoys it and easily climaxes while receiving oral sex. When we have sex, she cuts foreplay short and gets straight to penetration.
Every once in a while, you may notice that things seem a little different below the belt after you have sex. I mean, we all want our vaginas to stay healthy, right? Here is what they told us:.
Image via. So I was reading about a student magazine that wanted to put photos of vaginas all over its front cover, and feeling all righteous and right-on about it, 'cos the people involved all sounded ace. The college mag Honi Soit got 18 brilliant students at Sydney University, Australia, to have their genitals photographed.
I still don't know why, really, but I'll stare at a vagina for hours on end if given the opportunity. My opportunity came when I heard them blasting my Oasis CD from my sister's room. I busted in there without knocking to say I wanted my CD back, and one of her friends turned around.
Labia minora are typically between one and two inches long, Minkin says, adding that some people have labia minora smaller or bigger than that, which is also normal. The only sign that your labia may actually be too long is if they stick out of underwear and bathing suits, cause swelling and pain when biking, swimming, running, or otherwise being active, or even get dragged into the vagina during sex. This situation is pretty rare.
As far as terrible years go, pretty much takes the cake. From natural disasters to national disasters to the fact that Kylie Jenner STILL hasn't officially told us whether or not she's pregnant, this year has not been awesome. But alas, I come bearing some news that some people's was even worse than yours.
Which makes sense if you've ever thought, Oh, there's no way that's fitting up there This process is called vaginal tenting, and it means your vaginal canal literally expands to make penetration more comfortable. When you're aroused, increased muscle tension actually helps draw the uterus upward, giving you more space to work with, says Debby Herbenick, Ph. Pretty cool.