One of the perks of writing about sex is that when you disclose this information at cocktail parties, people tend to confess scandalous tidbits, and in this case, very useful information. Still, this one was a show-stopper. I looked at the gorgeous attorney standing before me, sipping from her beer.
Why do people enjoy erotic lactation?
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For some people with breasts and their partners, lactating is a turn on and part of their sex play. Known as erotic lactation, this sex act is one which rarely gets talked about but is enjoyed by more people than one would guess. Erotic lactation can look different to different individuals but might include self-expressing milk during solo or partnered erotic play.
The nipple is a raised region of tissue on the surface of the breast from which, in females, milk leaves the breast through the lactiferous ducts to feed an infant. The nipple is surrounded by the areola , which is often a darker color than the surrounding skin. Nipple or teat can also be used to describe the flexible mouthpiece of a baby bottle. In humans, nipples of both males and females can be stimulated as part of sexual arousal. In many cultures, human female nipples are sexualized ,  or "regarded as sex objects and evaluated in terms of their physical characteristics and sexiness. In mammals , a nipple also called mammary papilla or teat is a small projection of skin containing the outlets for 15—20 lactiferous ducts arranged cylindrically around the tip. Marsupials and eutherian mammals typically have an even number of nipples arranged bilaterally, from as few as two to as many as The skin of the nipple is rich in a supply of special nerves that are sensitive to certain stimuli: these are slowly-adapting and rapidly-adapting cutaneous mechanoreceptors.