Do you like kissing during sex? The movies play it off like the two always go hand-in-hand, but in reality, it's normal to sometimes not enjoy kissing while having sex. Across all ages, one in five people who hadn't kissed during sex the last time they had it said it was because they just don't like kissing at all. The study asked 1, people about what acts happened during their last sexual encounter, focusing specifically on kissing, cuddling, and massaging. The researchers couldn't parse out from the data why that might be, but it's common for sex in long-term relationships to change over time. The age group least likely to report kissing during the last time they had sex were those in their forties.
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You've Stopped Kissing During Sex—And 7 More Sex Ruts, Solved
Early in a relationship, your sex life is a pumpkin spice latte: indulgent, with plenty of spice—and maybe even a little whipped cream. But as the years go by, that latte almost inevitably becomes black coffee: plain and totally routine. Here's how. The problem: You only have sex in missionary position. There's no denying it: Missionary position is easy.
A really good kiss does all kinds of secret biological stuff like assessing the health and genetic compatibility of your mate, but we love it consciously, at least 'cause it's so damn swoony to smooch someone you really, really like. So why not have the best of both worlds and have sex WHILE being in the perfect pose for some quick pecks or a full makeout sesh? Here are five to try:.