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8 Reasons Sex Is Better After 50

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Lubricants, anyone?

It’s true that the hormonal changes of midlife can lead to vaginal dryness.

But this can be an excuse to experiment and discover new, more pleasurable experiences, courtesy of the lubricant aisle at your local drugstore.

“Vaginal dryness after menopause may encourage woman to experiment with vaginal lubricants designed to promote vasodilation and thus increase pleasure, such as K-Y Intense,” says Dr. Richards.

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