The clitoris is one of the more amazing, and too often under-appreciated, parts of the human body. Still, knowledge about the clitoris can be a little hit or miss. A serious lack of sexual education in schools has left far too many people to their own devices when it comes to real information about basic sexual functions, and the clitoris is just that: basic. That is, not a cherry on top that might or might not be involved in your life.
A quick illustrated guide to finding the clitoris
Clitoral Hood: Size, Appearance, and Effect on Orgasm
Question: Maybe I should know this and maybe I do. But just to be sure, can you tell me where the clitoris is and how I should touch it? Answer: If only more men were as brave as you to ask such a question! You wouldn't believe how many women have told me that they're pretty certain their boyfriend has no idea where the clitoris is or what to do with it when they find it.
Where is the clitoris? A visual guide with troubleshooting steps
We include products we think are useful for our readers. If you buy through links on this page, we may earn a small commission. What is it? Does every person with a vagina have one? Is it supposed to look like that?
Clue is on a mission to help you understand your body, periods, ovulation, and so much more. Start tracking today. For women and people with vaginas , orgasms most commonly come from the clitoris, located above the vaginal opening and urethra 1,2,3.