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Female Sexual Anatomy and Response

Explore the female body from a sexual perspective. Includes information on female sexual anatomy and female sexual response, desire and libido. Anatomy and gender are not the same thing, so keep in mind that a term like female anatomy will always be imperfect and leave some of us out.

What Is Female Sexual Anatomy?
An explanation about what we mean when we talk about female sexual anatomy.

Female Genitalia 101
An introduction to basic female anatomy.

Description of the function and anatomy of the vagina with a focus on sexual pleasure.

The clitoris is much more than you think. Learn about clitoral anatomy and more.

Information about the hymen and it's relationship to virginity and experience of first intercourse.

Female Sexual Response – Masters and Johnson’s Description of the Female...
Description of the female sexual response cycle according to the research of Masters and Johnson. Includes a description of the excitement, plateau, orgasm, and resolution phases of male sexual response.

Vaginal Rejuvenation
Explains what vaginal rejuvenation is, why people elect to have vaginal rejuvenation, how common it is, and the impact of vaginal rejuvenation on sexual functioning.

What are the dangers of labiaplasty, and how much does it cost?

Vaginal Dryness
Explanation of the symptoms and causes of vaginal dryness and the different treatments available for vaginal dryness.

Arousal, Orgasm and Breastfeeding
Many women experience arousal and even orgasm while breastfeeding. This is the result of the hormone oxytocin and is a completely healthy response.

Vulvodynia - Definition Causes Diagnosis & Treatment of Vulvodynia
Profile of the pain disorder Vulvodynia, includes information on causes, diagnosis, and treatment of vulvar pain disorders.

How Do I Do Kegel Exercises - Kegel Exercise Instructions for Women
Step by step instructions on doing kegel exercises to strengthen your PC muscles for women.

Treatments for Vaginal Dryness - Treatment Options for Vaginal Dryness
Describes different options for treating vaginal dryness.

Causes of Vaginal Dryness - Common Reasons for Vaginal Dryness
Describes the most common causes of vaginal dryness, with links to more information on medications that may cause vaginal dryness, and treatment options for vaginal dryness.

What is the G Spot – Understanding the G Spot
An explanation of what the g spot is thought to be, the function of the g spot, and the reasons the g spot may provide sexual excitement.

Can You Alter Vaginal Taste?
What is the relationship between food and the taste of vaginal fluids?

Female Reproductive System Images
An interactive tour of the female reproductive system. The functionality is a bit hard to figure out at first, but as you go deeper into the anatomy there is great detail, pictures, and descriptive text.

A personal website is a great place to start for information (and motivation) on exploring the female body. The tone is friendly, the information is straightforward and easy to access, and there’s enough personal opinion that it feels more like reading a letter from a friend than a textbook.

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