I am neither a poet nor a scientist, and so to describe what sex smells like seems damn near impossible. Sex smells like… body juice? Erotic-flavored sweat? Chicken broth? According to expert sex doctors and fellow sex-havers, all of the above.
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August 10, Yes, you've noticed. When I was in high school a song by the band Marcy Playground was intensely popular. It was called "Sex and Candy," and it horrified my mother so of course I listened to it as many times as I could. As a woefully virginal teenager I wasn't familiar with the specifics of the refrain.
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And it seems to us like all that flowery sunshine is another example of the world getting vaginas all wrong. Just take a quick trip to your local drugstore. Like douching. Widely acknowledged by the medical community as harmful to the natural balance of vaginal flora, this common tool that cleans the vagina might actually cause bacterial vaginosis instead. The truth is, your vagina is home to billions of bacteria.