12 Weird Things That Actually Get People Horny

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Shutterstock / Melissa King

There are many strange things affect your libido, like food (avocados), smells (petrol and paint), switching your medication, career changes and so much more. What tends to raise and lower your libido also is very unique to you. Each person has different preferences and unique biochemistry.

Sometimes it takes experimenting to find out what works for you. If you notice that your libido plummeted from starting a new medical regimen, then tell your doctor and see what he or she recommends. If you notice that your busy schedule is killing your sex drive, then try to make more time for sleep (and sexy time)

Those are just some examples of what you can do to feel friskier, but some things that have worked for others are things you’ve never even thought about! Yes, there have been many studies on the subject.

Thanks to anonymous apps like Whisper, we discovered some strange things that are getting people going. Looking for an interesting way to turn up the heat? Read on to find out 12 strange things that people have admitted make them frisky.

  1. Working. “My sex drive is way better when I work hard… I’m just sayin’.”
  2. Working out. “After I work out, I have a really high sex drive, does this happen to anyone else?”
  3. The winter. “I have the highest sex drive in the winter. My libido is over the roof.”
  4. Stop breastfeeding. “I weaned my son from breastfeeding after 11 months of struggling with low supply. My libido and sex life haven’t been this amazing since my husband and I were dating!”
  5. Taking a sleeping pill. “After midnight (or half an hour after taking my sleeping pill), I get really weird and out of personality. Like I will sexually talk to my straight guy friends even if I don’t mean to.”
  6. A red room. “I painted my room red because I heard it increases sex drive.”
  7. Having your period. “My sex drive is 10x worse on my period… great.”
  8. Waking up. “Why is my sex drive so intense in the morning?”
  9. Falling in love. “The more I love someone the lower my sex drive goes.”
  10. Getting older. “I hit 40 and my sex drive went through the roof. It’s wonderful.”
  11. Being high. “When I’m high my sex drive kicks into gear.”
  12. Getting off birth control. “I stopped taking the pill six days ago, and my huge sex drive is finally back! Can’t get enough.” Thought Catalog Logo Mark

This post originally appeared at YourTango.

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