And more than likely, you have a favorite social media app you like to use to creep on your girlfriend, boyfriend, hookup buddy or crush. Don't get me wrong, I admit it: I used to be a social media creep myself in previous casual dating situations. It's a Thursday night; you had to stay in because of your 8am work shift (fuck you, right?As a certified sex therapist, speaker and mom, I understand the anxieties around teen sexuality and the topic of hooking up. Does a teen have the maturity to walk through the emotional, psychological and medical consequences of engaging in oral sex or intercourse?Sales joined the Federalist Radio Hour to talk about her new book, , talked to girls about their concerns with social media.“Girls are being exposed at a very young age to a lot of explicit content,” she said.Whether you're looking for a one night stand, a casual date or discrete hookup, you can easily keep all your contacts, friends with benefits, and new friends in one easy-to-use app.
With all of this interaction focused online, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that an increasing number of users are finding their sex partners via social media.I would argue that the Down App (Bang With Friends) is the social media app that really ignited the desire for more sexual encounter products.Launched in mid-2013, this sexy app allows users to choose friends on Facebook who they want to bone.“Being behind a screen, certainly makes boys bolder,” she said.Finding a local hookup has never been this easy to do with your smartphone!The definition of “hooking up” is ambiguous and can change with each situation, from making out to having sexual intercourse.And whether it is bragging or shaming will also fluctuate. Hormones during puberty are responsible for boys’ erections and the tingling feelings in girls’ genitals and breasts.The biological basis is set, but the peer community establishes the norms.Here are some tips to help you talk to your teen about hookups: Define hookup.We live in a culture that is becoming increasingly dependent on social media networks for our daily personal interactions.Browse Twitter and you hear about your buddies cup of coffee in the morning or a recent milestone in someones life.