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Sex Aftercare Is Seriously Underrated, Experts Say

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“However, aftercare can be beneficial for all types of sex — even if it’s “vanilla,” says Queen. This is because, for any type of sex, “it feels good to be validated, appreciated, and checked in with” afterward. It also helps people practice healthy communication, during which partners can discuss what they liked, what they didn’t like, and what they want to try in future sex sessions.”