By Teen Health Source
In Virtual Sex Part 1 [Link] we covered some of the Whats and Whys of Virtual Sex, along with some of the legal and privacy issues that come up. In Part 2 of our Virtual Sex series, we’re going to go over a bit more of the Hows of virtual sex, including some tips and ideas for making it as sexy, safe, and fun as possible!
Consent and Communication
Stereotypically, people think that foreplay is only necessary to prepare people for penetrative sex. Not true! Foreplay is for getting people in the mood for any kind of sexual activity, including virtual sex. Here are some things to consider:
As we mentioned above, it’s worth considering what technology you’re using. Here are some more things to think about.
For more info on virtual sex and sexting, check out these articles:
If you have questions about this topic, feel free to contact one of our peer educators. [Link]
Find out more about the Trans & Gender-Diverse Community Working Group, hosted by LAMP Community Health Centre.
We’re so so so stoked about Safer Sex for Trans Bodies, a fantastic new resource from The HRC Foundation and Whitman-Walker Health.
This series explores a small portion of the great wide world of Virtual Sex! Our first instalment covers questions like: What is it? Why do people do it? How do people do it? Is it even “doing it”? And more?