These are stressful times we’re living in!
And stress can really shut down libido. Maybe it’s your libido, maybe it’s your partners; or perhaps both.
Further, pandemic stress isn’t any old type of stress. For many people, it’s financial stress, which is a type of survival stress and it can have a negative effect on your body’s ability or interest in touching. Survival stress sends the body into a state of fight or flight, so the only thing that matters is survival, not procreating; We become hormonally less interested in sex.
If you and your partner aren’t having sex but want to boost intimacy Sensual Touch can help. Intimacy has many forms.Continue reading “Lockdown, Libido and Intimacy”