What foods assist with Sexual Libido?
Putting a little perspective into the spices and flavors of lubes and massage oils we use. As well as the candles we burn in the bedroom.
A little food for thought!
Specific foods can enhance your sex drive. They contain properties that stimulate various hormones releasing endorphins and this gives that “feel good sensation.”
Oysters have always been first on the log of aphrodisiac foods. Their look alone spells out ecstasy. Truth be told, they do harvest a lot of zinc which is vital to the production of testosterone. It has been said that both Cleopatra and Casanova loved oysters. Legend has it that Casanova once seduced a vestal virgin by seductively sliding an oyster into her mouth from his mouth. A delectable thought! Nothing quite like using your tongue to get the juicy oyster into your mouth. Or to tantilise your blindfolded lover.
Chillies are also long known for their aphrodisiac properties. The hot capsaicin revs up your metabolism as well as your libido releasing chemicals that raise the heartbeat and release endorphins giving a natural high. Hot chilli peppers stimulate nerve endings by dilating blood vessels opening to receive sexual pleasure. So spice up your cuisine and get your partner all hot under the covers.
The scent of basil is another one that has long been associated with arousal. Women were known to rub the powder or oil of basil onto their bodies to attract men. The combination of sweet and spice was said to boost circulation and protect the heart. An increase of heartbeat is an automatic surge of blood to the clitoris and it would be engulfed and perkily sensitive. Yumm!
Cinnamon is one of the rampant spices that have been used to naturally increase libido. Used in ancient times to increase sexual interest. The ever-popular cinnamon milk and honey have been used to increase stamina and blood flow. It has been said that to rub a few drops of cinnamon oil directly onto the genitals offers strong sexual stimulation.
The juiciness of watermelon has been named the new Viagra! It has been researched that eating watermelon gives a Viagra like effect on the blood vessels throughout the entire body and may increase libido by opening the blood vessels and increasing blood flow keeping the pecker perky. Besides watermelon been a cool fruit, the limitless ways it can be prepared are both visually stimulating as well as visually enhancing.
The nobility of chocolate has long been the dessert of lovers. The little red wrappers snugly around heart shaped chocolates offered on valentine’s day.
Dark chocolate has a biological substance that enhances the mood as well as increases energy and sexual desire. It increases the blood flow to the sexual organs as it contains L-arginine, an amino acid that be a natural sexual enhancer for both women and men.
It is also said to stimulate and elevate the mood, confidently taking on the name of the, “love chemical”, or clinically known as “phenylethylamine”, which induces sensations of euphoria as well as promotes production of dopamine, as we all know this enhances feelings of wellbeing.
Try a little chocolate body paint for some sexy fun, indulge in the decadence of chocolate and feel healthier and sexier. Become the dessert.
Secret Corner have a selection of flavoured lubricants, some offering tingles and tantalising sensations. Massage candles offer the heightened sensation of warm wax morphing into a massage oil, various spices are used enhancing the pleasure.