Your period blood isn’t gross or unsanitary (as long as you clean up afterward, of course.) If you’re still hesitant about paddling the pink canoe and risking getting a bit of blood on your new manicure, you can always opt to use some toys instead.While you shouldn’t be ashamed of your own blood, we get it if it isn’t your thing.Shower multitasking is the best kind of multitasking, right?However, if you’re still iffy about pleasuring yourself during your period, you can always throw on a pair of period panties and use a bullet vibrator over your underwear.Nevertheless, we understand that masturbation and periods (and masturbating during your period) are sensitive subjects that you might feel embarrassed to openly discuss with anyone.Thankfully, there are several women health organizations and overall women-centric organizations, which welcome personal questions about your health and sex life (no matter how awkward you think your inquiries might be).It just wouldn’t make sense that we would deprive ourselves — because masturbation is essentially self-care — just because we’re bleeding a bit (or a lot).
However, the whole point (in general) of keeping the precept is to make good kamma both in mind and body.
However, if some blood makes you a bit queasy, you can focus your “you time” on stimulating your clitoris (rather than focusing on penetration from your fingers or dildo.
But we get it, different flicks for different chicks.
There’s no mess and you don’t have to worry about wasting water in the shower.
After all, an orgasm is an orgasm (regardless of whether your fingertips or your vibrator got your there).