This is a 3D printed clitoris and it is going to teach young women


This anatomically correct 3d printed clitoris model may soon be making the rounds in schools in France. The idea is to give a better understanding to young women of their own sexual anatomy.  Sadly, I can’t find anywhere to download the model, so you can’t print one on your own.

“It’s important that women have a mental image of what is actually happening in their body when they’re stimulated,” Paris-based Fillod says. “In understanding the key role of the clitoris, a woman can stop feeling shame, or [that she’s] abnormal if penile-vaginal intercourse doesn’t do the trick for her – given the anatomical data, that is the case for most women.”

“It’s also vital to know that the equivalent of a penis in a woman is not a vagina, it’s her clitoris. Women get erections when they’re excited, only you can’t see them because most of the clitoris is internal. I wanted to show that men and women are not fundamentally different.”


Read the full article on The Guardian

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