The hymen is the stuff of legend and lore in many cultures, the treasured prize a woman gives her husband on their wedding night. People often do not know what it looks like or what really happens to it when virginity is lost. For example, some of my teen patients have questions about a partner male or female inserting a finger into a vagina.
Life happens, and life happens to your vagina. As magical and glorious as the lady space is, it, like yourself, is sadly not immune to the aging process. Some women aren't fans of how their vaginas get looser with time, so they look for easy options to get all tight up in there again.
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Before I say anything else, understand that you've got nothing to be scared about here, okay? You also don't need to feel embarrassed about not knowing this stuff: not only do plenty of adult women not know either, it's certainly not your fault that no one has given you thorough sex education or asked if you had any questions. Many people experience fear and shame when it comes to their genitals and sex. A lot of people feel those ways because of a lack of accutrate information and because of people or belief systems creating those feelings.
Like: If there are two holes in your vagina your urethra and your vaginal canalwhich hole does sex happen in? And what about all this "popping the cherry" stuff I've heard about? And WTF is a hymen?!
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Her memoir about being old will be published by Berkley Books in August I have decided not to have my vagina restored. Or to correct anything else on my person that calls out for the rejuvenation promised by cosmetic surgery. One could argue that at my age I would do well to avail myself of the wonders of modern medicine; surely, just about everything on me needs it, especially if I want to remain young, well not remain young, but look young.
I never had a hymen Betty never had a hymen. When I shared with my mother that hymens thin out and break apart with the release of estrogen during puberty, she was relieved.