In rom-coms and porn, sex always goes smoothly. Sure, the latter situation might be complicated slightly by the unexpected arrival of a pizza delivery guy or a plumber, but that adversity is usually overcome pretty swiftly.
This is what sets real world sex apart from what we see on the big screen or on our laptop screens at 2:00am.
In everyday life, we have sex that’s unforgettable, messy, funny, uncoordinated, interrupted, mind-blowing – the entire spectrum of human experiences can take place between the sheets.
Of course, we all want sex to be good, and we all want to be good at sex. Pre-sex nerves are completely understandable, but there are also some simple ways to overcome them.
So why do we get nervous about getting naked with another person and showing them the time of their life?
This Saturday is International Kissing Day, so let your beau know and pucker up. Whether you’re laying some sugar on them or stealing a peck before one of you catches the train, kissing is a great way to get your blood pumping.
To help you get in the mood, we’ve scoped out 5 top tips to help get you on top of your smooch game.