Do Condoms Really Decrease Pleasure?
Women who use condoms & a hormonal method report the highest sexual satisfaction.
Women’s contraceptive usage is influenced by their own as well as societal sexual acceptability and side-effects. Some studies have found that women do not convey enough power to press for condoms, and when they do those women negotiate for condom use and can be swayed not use a condom by their partner. Further, women who feel that condoms undermined their sexual pleasure are less likely to use them than women who do not feel that condoms have an impact on pleasure.
Which opens up the question: why not?
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