Day 1 is when she starts her period. Blood coming out from the mysterious nether regions is particularly unsettling, and to many, men and women, a little gross. But during menstruation, that level rises because of the higher ph level of blood, and. While some women may need to change their pads/tampons more often (especially on the first and second day of your period) you should change 3 – 4 hourly. Penile sex or fingering during a woman’s period doesn’t carry any special risk versus sex otherwise. This means there are a total of six highly fertile days in your entire period cycle. But ironically most of them are just like pms and periods.
I’ve since gotten better about not thinking about that, and keep my thoughts on my boyfriend and not the sheets or the situation. If you feel like you want sexual attention during your period and you’re only hesitant because you’re worried what he thinks, you should have a candid talk with him.