The Top 10 Sex Myths (Only 2 Are True!)

(12 Photos)

Tracey Cox on Sep 17, 2010 at 1:51PM

chime in now
 
Men Want Sex More Than Women Do

Getty Images

a Tracey Cox on Sep 18, 2010 at 1:54PM

Wrong. The reason why men tend to wishfully prod their penises into our determinedly turned backs, isn't just to do with desire. Other factors have a big influence, too: For example, we're still more likely to do most of the housework on top of holding down a job. So we're exhausted! Plus, hormones make us feel like having a lot of sex during certain times of the month, rather than all of the time. And, because we tend to attach more emotions to sex than men do, we aren't going to beg him for action if he's been giving us attitude.

Next Up: Want a Better Sex Life, Mama? Try These Tips Tonight!
starts in 3 seconds
    Loading slides...
Best of the Web
Connect with Us
Follow Our Pins

Yummy recipes, DIY projects, home decor, fashion and more curated by iVillage staffers.

Follow Our Tweets

The very dirty truth about fashion internships... DUN DUN @srslytheshow http://t.co/wfewf

On Instagram

Behind-the-scenes pics from iVillage.