Sex and Intimacy48 Videos

Coconut Oil Personal Lubricant: The Natural Sexual Lubricant! 2nd Act Unboxings

Yes, you read that right! Fractionated Coconut Oil Personal Lubricant! Fractionated Coconut Oil from Majestic Pure to be precise. Fractionated Coconut oil sex lubricant and aromatherapy massage oil, seems like a good place to start with our first ever 2nd Act Unboxing and Review Series. We’ve covered the importance of using lubrication on several other […]

Men Can’t Fake It: Erectile Dysfunction is not about us!

Does it seem like the man in your life is losing his desire for you? Do you feel like he is avoiding intimate situations? Has the morning “pup tent” collapsed? If so, you are not alone. Dr. Laurie Blanscet explains the hormonal changes men experience as they age and what women need to understand about […]

Breaking Prostate Taboos and Opening Up to Prostate Health Practices: Sexual Health after 50

According to the American Cancer Society, one in every 6 men over the age of 65 will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. About 1 in every 40 men will die. It is high time to break prostate taboos that keep men (and women) from openly discussing prostate issues that develop and worsen long before the […]

When Love Hurts: Understanding and Coping with Vaginal Atrophy during Menopause

We hear a lot about hot flashes, mood swings, and sleeplessness during menopause. However, vaginal atrophy, one of the most discomforting symptoms of menopause, remains a taboo and embarrassing topic for most women to discuss, even with their physician. Vaginal discomfort and physical pain during intercourse is a difficult topic to talk about, and negatively […]

Intimacy after 50: Are Antidepressants Affecting Your Libido? Coping with Sexual Side Effects

Have antidepressants killed your libido? Maintaining a healthy sex life can present mounting challenges for those of us over 50, and antidepressants don’t help. Depression can rob us of our desire to be intimate, and it’s ironic that certain drugs used to treat depression can be just as bad on our libido, if not worse. […]

Rediscover Sensuality: Enhance Your Ability to Orgasm!

Sometimes all the foreplay in the world won’t get you to orgasm. Things like stress, medications, and menopause can have a crippling impact on your libido. Can so-called enhancement creams help? Drop in on a candid and humorous excerpt from our 2nd Act Pure Romance party and learn new ways to achieve orgasm. Warning: Frank […]

How to talk to your Partner about Painful Intercourse

Lack of intimacy in long-term marriages is one of the leading causes of Gray Divorce. Painful intercourse is often the reason women avoid intimacy after menopause. Dr. Laurie Blanscet returns with helpful advice on talking to your partner and rediscovering sensuality after menopause. Subscribe now to get more New episodes every week! ——————————————————————————– […]

Myth or No Myth: Does the G-Spot Exist? Sexual Health after 50

By popular demand, today we address the controversial question around sexual functioning, is there really a G-spot? And if there is, how do we find it? Fast forward to sexual health after 50, how does menopause affect the elusive G-spot, or not? While some women state – without a doubt – that there is a […]

Use It or Lose It! Understanding the Connection between Vaginal Health and Sexual Activity

Did you know that vaginal health depends on sexual activity? (Not many of us do. It’s like a secret. We don’t talk about it!) The concept of “use it or lose it” is absolutely true – especially for women. The vagina changes after menopause. Loss of estrogen causes us to dry up, leading to vaginal […]

Finding Love after 50: Does Sexual History Matter? Putting an End to Sexual Shame

Does your sexual history really matter when finding love again and starting a new relationship after 50? Surprisingly, even at this age, the question of how many sexual partners we’ve had comes up more often than not, stirring up unnecessary feelings of insecurity and sexual shame. According to Sexual Health Advocate Bonnie Gayle, our number […]

All Tied Up: Fifty Shades 101

With all the buzz about Fifty Shades of Grey – and readership in the millions among women of our age – we thought it fitting to provide a light-hearted look into actually dabbling with pure vanilla fantasy play. Have fun!  

Painful Sex after Menopause: What don’t we know?

Rediscover love, sex and sensuality after 50! This week on Our 2nd Act, the friends candidly discuss a topic most women (and men) are hesitant to talk about — dealing with painful sex and dryness due to menopause. Patty Brisben, Founder of Pure Romance, offers important advice and practical information every woman needs to know. […]