Some individuals, whether male or female, may experience sexual reluctance. This problem can cause serious problems, especially between couples. The problem of sexual reluctance, which can develop due to various reasons, is a treatable disease. It is likely to increase in women and men depending on age.

What is sexual aversion (frigidity) in women?

 When women are insensitive to sexual stimulation from their partners and have no sexual interest, this is called sexual aversion. Every woman who experiences sexual reluctance may keep her distance from sexual intercourse. Her desire for sexuality may decrease or even disappear. In such cases, women become distant not only towards their partners but also towards their own sexuality. In other words, women with this problem may not even want to masturbate.

Why Does Sexual Reluctance in Women Occur? What are the Causes of Frigidity?

Sexual reluctance is a treatable health problem. If left untreated, serious problems may arise with the formation of an unhealthy and unhappy sexual life between couples. The person experiencing the problem also continues his life as an individually unhappy and withdrawn individual. In order to prevent such negative situations, the source of the problem must first be identified. Consulting a specialist physician is essential for accurate diagnosis. Women may experience more sexual reluctance than men. The physical causes of this sexual reluctance can be listed as follows:

  • Chronic diseases,

  • Hormonal changes,
  • Aging
  • Some medicines used,
  • Neurological problems,
  • Menopause
  • Kidney or liver diseases.

Besides diseases, the most important causes of sexual reluctance in women are psychological:

  • Relationship or marital problems,
  • Stress at work or in private life,
  • Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder,
  • Past traumas,
  • Problems in the development of sexual identity,
  • Fear of becoming pregnant or contracting a disease,
  • Depression
  • Religious beliefs and patterns,
  • Feeling guilty and sinful after sexual intercourse,
  • Negative sexual experiences in the past,
  • Not being at peace with the body, being ashamed of your femininity.

What are the Symptoms of Sexual Reluctance in Women?

If you think you are experiencing sexual reluctance, you will need 3-6 months to observe yourself. You should observe yourself for a certain period of time. If you have long-term sexual reluctance, you can take action.

If the usual frequency of sexual intercourse has decreased, no sexual activity, including masturbation, is not enjoyed and abstinence is preferred, this is a sign of sexual reluctance.

Sexual anorexia can affect your whole life and reduce your quality of life. If you think you have such a problem, you should consult a specialist immediately.


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