Spooning sex can be luxuriously lazy, a lil bit raunchy, or super intimate — here's how to do it all. The spooning sex position is for everyone, literally. Not only is it great for hetero, same-sex, and gender-nonconforming couples , but it can also be modified with almost unlimited variations based on your preferences. Clitoral stimulation a must for you?
Spooning Sex Shouldn't Be A Cop Out—Here's How To Make It Hot AF
20 Reasons You Should Be Spooning, Variations to Consider, and More
Spooning gets a bad rap for being the go-to sex position of the hungover or lazy. But hear me out: Some of the hottest sex you'll ever have can happen in this cozy setup. For one, the skin-to-skin contact is unparalleled: You're literally attached from the neck down to your feet. And last but not least: Because of the physical closeness, there are so many opportunities for extra sensation, says Janet Brito , PhD, a licensed clinical psychologist and certified sex therapist in Honolulu, Hawaii.
What Is Spooning? Here's How to Do It—and Exactly Why It's So Awesome.
Skip navigation! Story from Sex. As with all sex positions , it's better to experiment than to try to copy an illustration, photo, or video exactly. Work on finding what feels right for you and your partner. Whether you've never tried to transition from cuddling to coitus, or you've attempted it unsuccessfully and given up, these suggestions will help you get started.
Just like the classic cuddle position, spooning sex is when two partners lay on their sides facing the same direction so that the frontside of the back person makes contact with the backside of the front person. Spooning sex can include any meaningful exchange of pleasure in this configuration. Below, read the benefits of the sex position according to those who love it.