At what age did you first start masturbating? Woman B: 18? Freshman in college. Woman C: Younger than 4? I don't ever remember not doing it once I realized what it was. My neighbors, who were sisters, all 1—3 years older than me, told me about it.
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A heads up that this article is about masturbation, so if that's not something you want to read about right now, maybe check out some of our other sex and relationships stories. If that seems like a forward question, you might have missed our article about "the masturbation gap" and it's probably a good place to start. What it will tell you is that the stats are clear.
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Here's a stock photo we found of a women simulating an orgasm. All photos via Shuttershock. Girls may not talk about masturbation as openly as guys, but that doesn't mean we don't enjoy rubbing one out every now and then. In fact, all it means is that we don't feel everyone at the bar needs to know the minutiae of how "fucking cracking last night's hand shandy" was, so we keep it to ourselves, or talk about it in groups that don't contain 25 colleagues and Jake from accounting's weird friend Quentin. Of course, all that reticence means you end up only discussing this kind of stuff with a relatively small circle of wankers. And considering there are many, many ways in which a lady can get herself off, we felt like we might be missing out on some valuable techniques, or just some information we hadn't come across before. We were curious to find out what exactly it was we were missing, so asked a few ladies to break it down for us.
A man asked young women in Delhi about masturbation, and the consensus was clear: Everyone does it, but no one talks about it. In a video created by Nisheeth TV , women talk openly about their opinions on masturbation -- while acknowledging that the topic is very rarely discussed. Some recall when they started doing it, while others discuss whether or not they prefer to look at porn. It's very natural. Who doesn't?