Post-coital dysphoria, or post-coital tristesse, is the term used to describe feeling of tearful, sad, anxious, aggressive, agitated or generally melancholic after sex.
4 Reasons You Feel Sad After Sex
What is most interesting about the condition is that it happens after sex that is consensual. Denise Knowlessex therapist and counsellor at relationships charity Relate, told The Independent: After explained that it comes down the explosion of hormones in the body after sex, nude photos of dania ramirez endorphins, oxytocin feel prolactin.
Those hormones drop following the peak of an orgasm, and as you separate from the closeness that brought it about, a sense of sadness can follow. That in its own way can cause women, and some men, to feel sex bit sad.
This chimed with a separate study in that found that a third of women feel depressed even after sex that they described as satisfactory. Scientists believe this may have an evolutionary function. But Knowles stresses that regularly feeling down after sex should not be regarded as normal dirty something to.
It could be indicative of a bigger problem.