Whether you share a bedroom wall with your kids, you’re visiting your in-laws, or you’re just the strong, silent type, there are so many reasons quiet sex can be a must. But don’t think of it as a restriction! Quite the contrary, silent sex can really get things smoldering between your sheets.
Being silent compels you to get in sync with your partner through eye contact and encouragement to be quiet, says New York City sex therapist, Ian Kerner, Ph.D., author of She Comes First. Silent sex can bring an intense sense of love making and also a lot of fun and adrenaline in your mutual efforts to go unheard.
Here are the seven best sex positions for getting down on the down low: