I am a 20 year old female that has really recently become more sexually active. I am still a virgin But I have been experimenting more with masturbation and letting my boyfriend touch me a little.
Sure, your vagina has been with you your entire life, but how much do you actually know about it? Whether you've been too shy to ask or don't know where to look for information, chances are there are plenty of things that you've wondered about the area down there. From what to expect after childbirth to normal sexual functions, read on to find out surprising facts you may not know about your lady parts.
It only takes one glance at the badwomensanatomy subreddit to realise that plenty of adults still believe that your labia are less like body parts and more like elastic bands that lose their give with more use, becoming longer each time. These same adults may also believe that your vaginal canal can become wider or looser with more use. Does it have something to with the type of vulvas we see in porn? Enough to know that this theory is complete bollocks, and is best left in our teen years along with those porno mags that someone mysteriously found in the woods.
Anti-aging isn't only for your face! Just as your face starts sagging, so your lady parts will inevitably age over time. One critical difference: There are a million products to help keep your face looking supple, but your vagina is kind of left to fend for itself.
South Africa has produced a dominant display to beat England in the Rugby World Cup final, lifting the trophy for a third time. These days, we look at our vaginas — or more correctly, vulvas — much more than women or men used to. And as we get older or after childbirth, many of us are shocked to find the area has changed.
Just like every other part of our bodies, no two labia are the same. In fact, from woman to woman it's not uncommon for one side of the labia to look different, from color to size, from the other side. The labia include the labia major, the outer lips of the vagina, and the labia minora, the inner lips of the vagina.
In yet more evidence of the fetishisation of youth, the people carrying out labia puffing say that ageing and weight loss can cause the amount of fat around your vagina to decrease, which apparently leaves it looking a bit sad. According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, labia puffing works by injecting hyaluronic acid into the labia majora. Dr Walden, a spokesperson for the society, tells Metro. Let us say then that ideally you would not worry about the appearance of your labia.
Having enlarged labia is normal and not a cause for concern. Many people are born with large and often asymmetrical labia and experience no negative side effects. People can have surgery to safely change the shape of the labia, though this is not usually necessary.