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IN People ON 02 Mar, 2016
Angela Gallo is a birthing photographer who captures the beauty of the most magical moments of life taking its first step. She has some amazing photos in her collection which make you ponder over the enchanting beauty of the most special moments which a mother experiences while giving birth to a child.
When the contractions started surging through her body, she felt helpless and overwhelmed.
She decided to masturbate.
It worked as a natural pain relief and made childbirth a soothing experience.
...with an epidural, gas or nothing at all being the main choices. Angela underwent an epidural during her first birth that left her feel like she had no control over her body.
She shares her experience, 'It's not a sexual urge whatsoever,' she said. 'It's my body saying "hey, natural pain relief is where it's at". It's about exploring your options and exploring your choices in childbirth and taking ownership of your experience on a physical and emotional level.'
Reason 1. What gets the baby in gets the baby out. Nipple, vaginal, clitoral stimulation, kissing, intimacy, affection; these inspire the flow of hormones like Oxytocin, Endorphin and Adrenaline in the body.
Masturbate and then voila! pain magically gone.
Takes you into a completely different world, boosts your mood, soothes your senses. Itfeels good.