Psst—you over there. Guess what? We're going to talk about orgasms.
We respect your privacy. The female orgasm continues to be the subject of intense scientific interest. Doctors puzzle over the different means by which women can achieve orgasm, and the things that can prevent orgasm in women.
But they exist, and with a little awareness and attention, you can get the Os you deserve, from the fireworks-on-display kind to the calm oh-my-gods. When you find yourself missing out on the Big O, there are three likely culprits: expectations, communication, and method. And alongside all of that, experimenting is required.
For people with a clitoris or a vagina, this is how to achieve an orgasm on your own terms. But we forget that on the screens, especially the small ones pornographyan orgasm is often performative. They can visibly ejaculate.
It's the only thing that feels better than diving into a cool lake on a sweltering day, biting into a juicy cheeseburger when you're starving, or even getting your wallet back after losing it on vacation abroad. An orgasm is that good. Which is why it bites that it doesn't happen more often.
But when? And how? Since Aristotle, researchers have looked for the biological and functional purposes of the female orgasm.
Skip navigation! Lucy-Anne Holmes. My masturbatory habits had historically followed a predictable, and somewhat lacklustre, pattern. If this was true then I was majorly missing my target by having my quickly snatched clitoral ones while wanking to online porn.
Back to Sexual health. In women, an intense pleasurable release of sexual tension is accompanied by contractions of the genital muscles. A woman may be able to experience more than one orgasm shortly after the first if she continues to be stimulated.