Ever wondered if the whole “spice up sex with cannabis” claim holds up? The short answer: yes. If cannabis can enhance your senses and make music sound better and food more delicious than they are, then this applies to the physical sensations of sex. In fact, there are studies out there that prove how cannabis can make sex a more pleasurable experience.
But that’s not what we’re here to talk about. We’re here to tell you about which specific strains are designed to enhance sex. The thing with cannabis is that you have to know which strains best suit the effects you’re looking for. Sativa increases creativity and energy, while Indica makes you more aware of your sensory experience. Some strains may be more suited to your preferences during sex. Some have a high level of limonenes to ramp up your sex drive, while others have anxiety-reducing effects to prevent you from freezing up and being dry in bed.
To help you begin exploring the sex-cannabis experience, here are the best strains that will help set the mood.
For beginners: Granddaddy Purple
- Pain-reducing properties
- Can be used for any type of sex
- Inviting grape and berry scents
- Increased munchies might not be ideal during sex
For setting the mood: Love Potion
- Improves sex drive
- Heightens excitement
- Might make you feel sleepy
For romantic lovemaking: Bubblegum Kush
- Perfect for extended foreplay and massages
- More relaxed orgasms
- Sweet smell
- May leave you couch-locked
For experimenting: Amnesia Haze
Amnesia Haze is a hybrid strain with a 19% THC content and is a popular choice when users want to uplift their mood with a boost of euphoria, confidence, and energy. Whatever kink you want to try, whether it’s incorporating some toys or props or doing a little roleplay, Amnesia Haze will make sure you have fun throughout the whole thing.
- Great for trying out different kinks
- Will keep you energized for trying out different things
- The exceeding recommended dosage will kill the mood
For a high-energy romp: Atomic Northern Lights
Dubbed the better alternative to Viagra, Atomic Northern Lights are known to help you last longer in bed, which is definitely a plus for your partner. First, its immediate euphoric effect will help you take the stress off and chill, then it injects a significant amount of daring and creativity.
- Crosses three different strains (Afghani, Thai Haze, Northern Lights
- Will help you last longer in bed
- Difficult to find
Cannabis and pleasure go hand in hand, which is why it shouldn’t surprise anyone that it can enhance sex by maximizing euphoric feelings and tactile stimulation. There are strains for just about any type of sex you want to have, provided that you respond positively to their marketed effects. You and your partner can take the same strains or take different ones according to your roles in bed, so it’s best to look up the best strains together and experiment with different options.