The Pros and Cons of Rebound Sex


By Gabrielle White

Rebound sex is a polarizing topic. Its fans swear by the cathartic release of endorphins, the afterglow, and the adrenaline rush as a means of breaking the emotional and physical ties to a former love. Skeptics fear an emotional falling-out. If you’re craving some cavorting (or just want to be left alone in a dark room, covered in popcorn dust), here are some thoughts on the best and the worst of it: 

Risks of rebounding (Elite Daily)

Reasons for restraint (Thought Catalog)

Guidelines for getting into it  (Cafe Mom)

The perks of putting yourself out there (Daily Beast)

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Gabrielle White

Gabby is a Contributing Editor at Mend. Her ultimate heartbreak cure is a repeat cycle of rooibos tea, puppy snuggles, and salted dark chocolate.


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