The social construction of 'sex' as vaginal intercourse affects how other forms of sexual activity are evaluated as sexually satisfying or arousing; in some cases whether an activity is seen as a sexual act at all. An Invitation to Health Brief A Lesbian Resource Book.
Movements can be slow or fast, regular or erratic, firm or soft, according to the participants' preferences. Archived from the original on 20 September This is because the practice was believed to achieve longevity, and the loss of semen, vaginal, and other bodily liquids is believed to bring about a corresponding loss of vitality. The social construction of 'sex' as vaginal intercourse affects how other forms of sexual activity are evaluated as sexually satisfying or arousing; in some cases whether an activity is seen as a sexual act at all. Breaking the chain of transmission" PDF.
Additional common slang terms used are giving lip , lip service , or tipping the velvet ; this last is an expression that novelist Sarah Waters argues that she "plucked from the relative obscurity of Victorian porn". Retrieved 2 July Separating the legs wide would also usually open the vulva sufficiently for the partner to orally reach the clitoris. There is an increased risk of STI if the receiving partner has wounds on her genitals, or if the giving partner has wounds or open sores on or in his or her mouth, or bleeding gums. Cunnilingus may be accompanied by fingering the vagina or anus, or by the use of a sex toy ; for penetration of the vagina, the aim may be to stimulate the G-spot area.
Retrieved 21 August Some women remove or trim pubic hair , which may enhance their oral sex experience. Retrieved 30 August Cunnilingus is accorded a revered place in Taoism.