The question of why we have oral sex seems like a no-brainer: because it feels damn good. But recent research shows there could be a few other, slightly less conscious and slightly more scientific reasons why both men and women engage in oral sex. First up, there's an evolutionary explanation. According to a study published in in the Journal of Reproductive Immunology , swallowing semen can make your body accustomed to someone's DNA so that your immune system doesn't act up during pregnancy. Since a number of pregnancy disorders stem from recognizing the father's genes as foreign, introducing them into your body beforehand can help you out when you're pregnant. It sounds strange, but scientists believe it's a possible evolutionary explanation for blow jobs.
Why women love oral sex
17 Women Who Love Giving Blowjobs Explain Why It's So Sexy
Whether you love it or hate it, you almost definitely have an opinion about oral sex, especially when it comes to performing oral sex. Sometimes you're into it, sometimes you're not, sometimes it's all about just focusing on trying not to gag if your partner has a penis, and sometimes you just give oral just so you can get some oral of your own in return. Like any other sex act out there, how women feel about giving blow jobs or cunnilingus can often depend on mood. Societal viewpoints on oral sex have shifted over time, too. In The Janus Report on Sexual Behavior in , which was the first major sex study since Masters and Johnson in the '60s — just 18 percent of women surveyed preferred oral sex when it came to reaching an orgasm.
16 Women Reveal How They Really Feel About Performing Oral Sex
By Romy Wilde Jun 17, Women now enjoy receiving oral sex more than any other type of sexual activity, research suggests. This is because cunnilingus has become a mainstream sexual activity, reflecting a change in the tide of sexual behaviour. The sexual activity is becoming increasingly common for young women and is a fundamental part of the 21st Century sexual revolution, University of Alberta researcher Brea Malacad www.
We asked a bunch of women to describe their oral experiences to find out. All names have been changed. I can barely deal with the tickling sensation to begin with and my partner really has to move slowly and cautiously at first until I get used to it. You feel the sensations not only in your vagina but all over.