CBD and sexuality: what are the benefits?
While the bedroom should be a place of surrender, trust and freely shared fantasies, sexuality is often a minefield. Stress, inhibition and fear of falling short affect the libido and therefore the life of a couple. They can be the source of pathologies difficult to live with daily (erectile dysfunction, pain during intercourse, vaginal dryness, sexual failures …). What to do when sex rhymes with pain? How? ‘Or’ What boost your libido ? Sadly, an increasing number of people are experiencing a decrease in desire or for whom having a report is not pleasant. To overcome their intimacy problem and relax, some people use of alcohol or THC (psychoactive cannabinoid from the cannabis plant) at the risk of becoming dependent. CBD or cannabidiol, with its very low THC level (0.2%) is not addictive and therefore seems to be a more suitable response. How can he promote a fulfilling sex life ?
A solution to overcome erectile problems?
The cannabinoids such as CBD are vasodilators systemic. The blood vessels dilate allowing for better blood circulation. So when the many cannabinoid receptors present in the sexual tissues are stimulated by CBD, the blood flow to the genitals increases. This increased influx has the effect of increasing sensitivity and promote natural lubrication. It has also been shown that CBD eliminates dioxin, this toxin responsible for erectile dysfunction due to natural aging. Would CBD be an effective solution for the 32% of French people over 40 who say they suffer from erectile dysfunction ?
The answer to stress-free sex?
At the time of the stimulation and of sexual arousal, the body produces a set of chemical compounds that play an essential role in the pleasure felt before and during intercourse. Worry, embarrassment or fear inhibits this process and prevents an adequate response from the body. CBD, recognized for its soothing effects on the nervous system, would make it possible to free oneself from one’s emotional barriers and to regain a relaxed physical intimacy with one’s partner. Indeed, it helps serotonin release, this hormone which acts positively on our mood, promotes relaxation and accelerates the wound healing process. It is therefore a potential solution to the many disorders arising from stress, such as erectile dysfunction, anorgasmia and vaginismus.
The end of pain during intercourse?
Fear of intimate relationships or skin problems can cause pain, particularly in women (vaginismus, vaginal dryness, etc.). As’analgesic, CBD is recommended for painful pathologies such as back pain, osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, fibromyalgia … By relaxing the sexual tissues located around the genitals, it would prove useful for people with sexual ailments associated with pain: vaginismus, endometriosis, or muscle spasms.
Concretely, how to use CBD to improve your sex life?
In a few words, here’s how choose and use CBD products well.
The different forms of administration of CBD
Oil, capsules, herbal tea, paste, lubricant… CBD comes in many forms. In order to act on pain problems, erectile disorders or a thwarted libido, the application of a CBD oil is most often recommended. Administered by sublingual route (just like the paste), the absorption of the oil by the oral mucous membranes allows the CBD toreach the bloodstream and D’act faster (effect 5 to 15 min after taking) than by conventional oral route. However, all sublingual and oral consumable forms are effective. According to numerous testimonies, the lubricant would be particularly effective for increase pleasure and prolong orgasm.
What is the right dosage?
The dosage depends on both of weight and symptoms of the person concerned. On average, the recommended dose of CBD is 25 mg twice a day. In order for the body to adapt to CBD, it is advisable to take it for a period of 3 weeks to a month.
How to choose the right product ?
It is very important to choose well its CBD product. Indeed, there are many low quality products on the market. The rate of CBD advertised on the label is not always respected. In order to leave no room for doubt, prefer to put a little more expensive in a reputed reliable brand. Run away from them too attractive prices for the same rate of CBD or the absence of information on the manufacture of the product. Any manufacturer must be able to provide the manufacturing process, the level of CBD and THC of its product, supported by laboratory analyzes. The legal THC level is set at 0.2%, and guarantees the user the absence of psychotropic effects.
Before and during a sexual relation, the body kicks in, initiating a series of complex processes involving the nervous system, the release of hormones, sexual muscles and tissues, and increased blood pressure. Anxiety and stress block these natural phenomena, condemning partners to try various solutions. Is CBD one? Research is still thin, but preliminary studies seem to be moving towards a positive outcome. The testimonies affirming a increased pleasure after the consumption of CBD flock. So does CBD have the power toexalt desires, free partners and spice up sex life ? Since it is recognized as safe, what better than to try the experiment?