You don’t have to flirt with your hand or buy it dinner.
You don’t have to worry about getting an STI from your hand.
Your hand is unlikely to say “no.”
You know your penis better than anyone else does!
Playboy says that these are some of the reasons that many men prefer masturbation to sexual intercourse.
“There are a lot of men who prefer masturbation to sex for several reasons,” Sunny Rodgers, sexologist and ambassador for the American Sexual Health Association tells Playboy. “I feel the main reason is because men look to ejaculation as a stress release and masturbation can deliver this outcome without having to worry about pleasuring another person and any of the emotional complications that sometimes accompany the act of sex.”
If masturbation doesn’t get in the way of your relationships, it’s no big deal. In fact, regular masturbation can increase your sex drive. Why, then, is there such a stigma?