Skip navigation! Story from Sex Tips. Whether from porn, an R-rated movie, or some real-life experience, we all know what moaning during sex sounds like. But why is that sound such a turn-on? We asked the experts to find out.
Or maybe you think of the other night when you let a noise slip mid-romp that—wait, actually made the moment so much hotter for the both of you? Moaning during sex is basically a power-up in the bedroom. Letting out those hot and heavy noises can even point to a more satisfying sex life, according to one study published by the Journal of Social and Personal Relationships. Still, the thought of adding a few moans to your romps can be stressful if you haven't done it before. And for some especially those with ah, roommates , the thought of moaning during sex might send cringey shivers down your spine. No sweat. A couple of sex experts are here to tell you everything you need to know about easing into the proverbial waters of hot and loud sex.
Here's Why It Feels So Effing Good to Moan During Sex
Right there. Ah, ahh, yesssss. So if you don't understand, good news: We're here to help you dissect and interpret every kind of moan, plus give you a little refresher on pretty much everything and anything you ever wanted to know about sex noises. Whether you're a natural-born moaner who worries that maybe you're a little too loud in bed , or you're a more reserved lover who could've sworn people only made sounds in porn, we have a sexpert answer every single one of your moaning-related questions below. Don't worry, it's totes norms.
When it comes to sex noises , everyone has a different style. Considerate whispering because you have roommates. Rhythmic grunts. Suuuuuper-low moans.