Reducing Lust

Posted by on Monday 03 Aug 2009
     

Attraction and need for physical intimacy may grow with time as the body changes, hormonal activities come into play, and there is development of reproductive organs. Apart from these internal factors a lot of external factors may provoke lust, for example, exposure to nudity or very intimate love making scenes, vulgar songs, websites promoting porn videos and music and so on.

There is a lot of hype about love, sex, glamour, intimacy, sexual prowess in the society and this may make it actually difficult for a person to disconnect from thoughts revolving around lovemaking and intimacy. Considering that the media does not exercise restraint in sexually explicit matters, a person is left to his/her own self if he/she wants to reduce the lusty feeling.

You need to first decide if you must control or not. If you find that these thoughts make you vulnerable to risky behavior, is disturbing you, affects your studies or professional life you can voluntary take steps to reduce lust.

A voluntary decision will help you to take stock of your condition and be more firm in reducing your temptations. You can try to limit the exposure in your life by avoiding videos or songs, movies, music that create passion or desire. Draw your own boundaries about what you must watch and what you must not see or listen.

Change channels when you come across a scene of intense passion or sexual intimacy on television because it may stir the same feelings in you. Same goes for songs that convey a desire or yearning for sexual relationships.

Books and novels may be another source that provokes you to feel lusty. The tingling description of romance or the act or minutely drawing out a sexual encounter may be enough to throw you off balance and get into the same feelings. Change your choice of novels to something more balanced, sober and thrilling rather than romantic novels.

Taking recourse to spirituality or occupying your mind with an interesting hobby, workout, sports, adventure camps may help you to disconnect with lusty thoughts.

Breast Cosmetics from St.Botanica


Write a Comment

Did you enjoy this post? Share it or give it a bump!

Recent Articles


What's More today?


Dressing up for workplace

Workplace is a professional zone and needs care and attention while dressing. The attire has to be such... 

Reasons : Why Couples Break Up

Break off can be a very painful experience for both the parties involved in the process. Despite the... 

How to develop a healthy parent-child bond

A healthy parent-child bond creates a relationship of trust and faith between both, the parent and the... 

How to tell parents about your relationship

In some households if the parent-child relationship is open and free, if parental thought process and... 

Avoiding Tan

Tan could be a result of exposure to harsh sunlight, direct exposure to sun due to lack of protective... 

Safety Tips for Teenage Dating

Teenage could be the first time a person experiences the thrill and enthusiasm, the anticipation and... 

Summer Make Up Tips

Summer is a season when there is more humidity and the skin tends to get oily, it sweats a lot, becomes... 

Dressing Tips for Summer

Summertime can be irritating and may cause a lot of restlessness or discomfort due to humidity in the... 

Lessen Tan

Tanned skin may make you look darker than your normal complexion and lead to worry or anxiety about your... 

Safe Ways to Exercise

Exercising is one of the best ways to improve your health and fitness. It helps in improving your blood... 

Health Care Tips during Winter

Due to sudden climatic changes and prevalence of lower temperatures infections may develop faster. Common... 

How to Get Shiny White Teeth

Staining leads to appearance of yellow or darkened areas in teeth that makes it look odd and embarrassing.... 

Winter Care Tips for Your Skin

The facial skin, skin in the hands and feet are exposed regions and need to be taken special care of... 

How to Prevent Indigestion

Indigestion is mainly caused by faulty eating habits and faulty practices after consumption of food.... 

Interview Dressing Tips for Women

Interviews are a face to face interaction and your personality helps the recruiter to draw some conclusions... 

Browse all tags

What's New

Causes of Bad Breath

Bad breath is an indicator of poor oral health care practices and may lead to development of oral problems... 

Teen Troubles

Teenage is a stage of transition where there are hormonal and physical changes in the body. It is also... 

How to make your love life interesting

Any relationship needs stimulation for its sustenance and growth. There should be constant renewal of... 

Breast Care

How To Make Your Breasts Look Bigger

For women, ‘looking beautiful’ necessarily includes big and firm breasts. Yes, the beauty of woman... 

Pueraria Mirifica Breast Capsules

Hi, good day to you… after reading your articles, i was impressed with your “Pueraria Mirifica... 

Order Problem

I placed an order for Breast cream and capsules.  I got a confirmation mail on 25th of February 2009,... 

Health

Health Care Tips during Winter

Due to sudden climatic changes and prevalence of lower temperatures infections may develop faster. Common... 

How to Prevent Indigestion

Indigestion is mainly caused by faulty eating habits and faulty practices after consumption of food.... 

Reasons for Fainting

Fainting episodes may be once in a while condition that one may suffer or may become a frequent phenomenon.... 

Fitness

Safe Ways to Exercise

Exercising is one of the best ways to improve your health and fitness. It helps in improving your blood... 

Steps Towards Child Fitness

Children are in the formative years of growth and development and this is the time when appropriate steps... 

Fitness Tips for Women

Women take their role as mother, wife, daughter-in-law etc seriously; but in this process they lose out... 

Beauty

Dressing up for workplace

Workplace is a professional zone and needs care and attention while dressing. The attire has to be such... 

Avoiding Tan

Tan could be a result of exposure to harsh sunlight, direct exposure to sun due to lack of protective... 

Summer Make Up Tips

Summer is a season when there is more humidity and the skin tends to get oily, it sweats a lot, becomes... 

Dating

Safety Tips for Teenage Dating

Teenage could be the first time a person experiences the thrill and enthusiasm, the anticipation and... 

Dating Tips for Women

Dating is a special occasion for women. It makes you feel valued, different, fills you up with anticipation,... 

Dating Tips for Men

Dating can be one of the most memorable and exciting events of anyone’s life. If not handled and planned... 

Relationships

How to make your love life interesting

Any relationship needs stimulation for its sustenance and growth. There should be constant renewal of... 

How to Form Lasting Friendship

Friends are an integral part of life and a source of confidence and strength. Good friends are a blessing... 

Reasons : Why Couples Break Up

Break off can be a very painful experience for both the parties involved in the process. Despite the... 

Romance

Planning a Romantic Evening

Planning a romantic evening is not an easy task. It needs a lot of creativity, planning, exposure and... 

Handling a Moody Girlfriend

A moody girlfriend could be really unpredictable, extreme in behavior and responses, may react in an... 

Saying No To Boyfriend’s Sexual Advances

One of the tough and touchy issues women face in a relationship is handling the sexual advances made... 

Body Care

Causes of Bad Breath

Bad breath is an indicator of poor oral health care practices and may lead to development of oral problems... 

Teen Troubles

Teenage is a stage of transition where there are hormonal and physical changes in the body. It is also... 

Causes of Body Odour

Body odour may be unpleasant to people coming in contact with you and you might feel unhygienic about...