Skip navigation! Story from Sex. Female ejaculation, aka squirting, has become a lot more mainstream in the past few decades, thanks in part to porn.
Like coconut water, culottes, and CrossFit, squirting is having a moment. Squirting is when fluid comes jetting out of a woman's vagina, often accompanying orgasm. But not for kids!
Ejaculation is a powerful bodily experience that has long been associated with penises and male sexuality. But ejaculation from the vulva or vagina can also happen—before, during, after, or without orgasm. Squirting is just one part of that.
To some, it is a fantasy come true, a scene straight from porn. It just depends on where and when the burst of love juices is expelled. Squirting is typically shunned and denounced as disgusting, and, when faced with an acquisition, is fought tooth and nail against until the claims have been dropped.
By Helen Thomson. Come to think of it, the answer may be best kept to yourself. You may have heard that it was banned from being shown in British porn films last year.
AskMen may get paid if you click a link in this article and buy a product or service. We won't judge you for being curious we are, too : Can women really, um, squirt? You've seen it in so many porn vids you've lost count and when you talk to that one dude who always brags about his sex life and his sizehe can't stop going on-and-on about how he makes his girlfriend 'come' every time they get naked.
The way women experience sexual pleasure is hard to deconstruct. For guys, climax is usually linked to ejaculation. And these explosive orgasms are often understood to be unique to the male sexual experience.
That's right. If you've been wondering what's the difference between cumming and squirting, I am here to lay down the truth. The fact of the matter is, female sexuality has been widely misunderstood for centuries, and even in this day mystery still surrounds that of female pleasure.