How Long Do Women Maintain A High Sex Drive? The Age When Female Libido Peaks

Who knew!?

Despite what most women grew up thinking, reaching your mid-30s (and even beyond) can be fabulous.

If nothing else, that’s something we all learned from watching the women of Sex and The City.

Except … when your 30th birthday finally dawns on you, you may start thinking about your future and questioning how quickly the decades crept up on you already, and how quickly the next year will be here, too.

And given that healthy women today female more sexually empowered than ever, one nagging concern that often surfaces among this age group is how getting older affects women’s libido.

How long can women expect to maintain a high sex drive, and when do they really hit — and, gulp, surpass — their sexual prime?

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