Second, there’s a ready-made social support network created when women have children simultaneously with others in their circle.
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A youthful appearance Since orgasms help keep your blood pressure low, they slow down the aging process, says Weedmark.
They also boost your estrogen levels, increasing collagen.
When pregnant best friends share similar due dates, it’s offhandedly attributed to coincidence or “something in the water,” but there’s actually a strong sociological explanation for syncing up fertility decisions.
D., says basic survival instincts play a major role in fertility decisions among friends, though there is also a practical explanation.
"Intimacy will leave you with stronger, shinier, and longer-looking locks."4.
Beauty sleep Having a good time on top of your sheets helps you fall asleep when you get between them—and sleep impacts nearly every part of your appearance.
Its improvements on physical appearance are numerous and even a little surprising. D., says they aren't even required to get the added beauty bonuses of sex: Any level of sexual pleasure or even just arousal can have the same effects.
With word of a possible fourth Kardashian baby on the way—Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West are expecting via a surrogate, Khloé Kardashian and Kylie Jenner are reportedly in the early stages of pregnancy, and unconfirmed rumors now suggest Kourtney Kardashian may also be expecting—the close-knit sisters may be exercising a primal urge toward strength in numbers by seeking out the shared experience of delivering babies mere months apart.
A study appearing in the suggests the desire for kids can have a virus-like effect among friends.“It can be as simple as realizing, ‘I love my cousin’s child or my best friend’s child, so maybe I can be a parent, too,’” Keenan-Miller says.
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Hilary Duff played an Allure intern in Cheaper by the Dozen 2.“Parenthood can be daunting, and when people go through something that makes them afraid, there’s the perception that it’ll be better if there’s someone out there who is also going through it [and] can hold your hand.” The third factor is plain social pressure.“Evolutionarily, our survival depended on being part of a group,” explains Keenan-Miller.
Orgasms also give you a radiant flush by increasing blood and oxygen flow to your face, and they fight acne by balancing out hormone levels, says Tristan Weedmark, We-Vibe’s global passion ambassador.2.