10"x7.5" (11.5"x9" framed) oil on wood panel by Hannah Moghbel
The clitoris is the only organ, whose sole design and function is devoted to pleasure. Vulvas and vaginas should be an oasis, a safe space to experience physical pleasure.
Unfortunately, it can also be a place of pain. 20 percent of women (1in 5) have persistent pain with penetrative sex.
Pain is a complex issue that can be caused by a variety of issues. Physical therapy can be incredibly helpful, when the pain is caused by muscular or pelvic floor issues.*
If you are curious about what physical therapy for the pelvic area can do this is a great podcast episode:
The Pelvic Lab: Episode 2:Pelvic Physiotherapy on Spotify
The Pelvic Lab: Episode 2:Pelvic Physiotherapy on Stitcher