Although lowered inhibitions can increase desire, alcohol's physical effects may get in the way of your good time. Not only has drinking been shown to decrease libido and arousal, it has also been found to lessen the ability to attain orgasm. Even when achieved, an orgasm under the influence is likely to be less intense. Like smoking, long-term alcohol use can cause permanent damage but instead of messing up your blood vessels, it can wreak havoc on your nerves, creating feelings of tingling pain or numbness.
Credit: Getty Images
Powered By ZergNet
Action-Packed Summer Trips
Race Dune Buggies, Explore Italy, Bike Yellowstone
Plus: Fighting Poachers and Oil Companies in Congo
ON NEWSSTANDS NOW
Nick Offerman's Life Advice
Sign up to receive the Men’s Journal newsletter and special offers from MJ and its marketing partners.