Why You Need to Stop Faking Orgasms (With Gigi Engle)

by Vicky

on 10 Sep 2021

This week Violet is joined by award-winning author and sex educator, Gigi Engle, to wax lyrical about a subject that we are all familiar with - faking orgasms (and why it has to stop!). Listen in for advice and giggles... and you never know, you just might learn something wonderful!

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We've all experienced it - both vulva and penis owners alike - whether personally or with a partner. However, did you know that the vast majority of orgasm fakers are vulva owners, in fact nearly 70%!

So, why do we feel the need to fake it? Could it be a medical or psychological issue? Sex Therapist, Gigi Engle talks to our Violet about how to work towards sexual authenticity, and why nobody wins if you are not true to your climax.

Alongside this hot topic the team share some little-known sex facts and the answers to your questions.

Got a question or subject you want us to cover? Email us at podcast@lovehoney.com.

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Written by Vicky. Lovehoney Editorial Team
Vicky is Lovehoney's Agony Aunt, giving you advice on all things sex and relationships.
An avid global trotter and experienced Generation Xer, Vicky also pens blogs on everything from fabulously fearless LGBTQ+ warriors, to body positivity and the ins and outs of Tantra.

Originally published on 10 Sep 2021. Updated on 10 Sep 2021