So you don’t want to go on the little blue pill because really, who wants to dish out that amount of money for a tiny blue pill? Then there are all the possible side effects, having to go to your doctor to check if it’s right for you and there are times when it won’t work properly. Or worse, when it will work far too well and you’ll have to call your doctor because you’ve had an erection for four hours and it just won’t go down.
Plus, as blissful as the commercials make them seem there is a real stigma against people who do take Viagra who aren’t octogenarians. What could be more of a blow to a man’s ego than to know that without this pill he’ll have some trouble getting hard and staying hard. So here are some ways to boost the sex drive without having to go and find supplements or pills. You are what you’re made of so pay attention to the foods that you eat and you’ll do just fine.
Ginger can stimulate the feelings of excitement that you would feel with sex. So when you take it, it can make your heart race which will get your blood pumping and you'll be all geared up for the night ahead.
This is something that you might have trouble finding in your local stores, since it's an Indian spice. Cardamom has cineole in it which stimulates the libido. If you can't find the spice though or don't know what you would do with it, try a Chai tea. They'll have a good amount of this spice in it.
This is one of the oldest known forms of aphrodisiac that has been used for centuries in order to promote sexual activity. In some parts of Italy, to give a basil plant can still be seen as a love token or something that you give to someone you are affectionate toward. Eat it fresh if you want some better results.
Don't like anything that we've mentioned so far? Well give pumpkin seeds a try. They have a lot of zinc along with other vitamins and minerals which will help to increase testosterone production and your libido. Have them roasted so you can snack on them any time you want.
Now who would really argue about having more wine? This is considered to be a long term investment as the effects aren't immediate (unless you were to have too much wine). There have been studies though which show that when women drink a glass or so a day they'll have more intense feelings of desire in the sexual sense, lubrication and their overall sexual experience.
Everyone knows this one, so there's not much to say that hasn't been said before. Chocolate just naturally puts people in a good mood since it brings out the feelings of sex and love in the people who eat it. The effects are especially apparent on women.
Despite giving you bad thread, garlic has this little thing called allicin which helps to increase the flow of blood to those important areas. If you don't want to worry about kissing later, there are garlic capsules that you can take in pill form. Or if you're both eating garlic, it will hardly matter.
Better off in the long term, eggs have B6 and B5 which are good for your hormone levels as well as decrease any lingering stress. If you want to have something a bit more high class, you could always go for some caviar.
What list would be complete without this? Oysters are sexy in general, but they have zinc in them to help with the testosterone alone with dopamine to make you feel happy as well as having a slippery texture so you can lick them right out of their shells.