Bless her she must have been mortified when you walked in. I am almost certain I did it at that age, I have done it for as long as I can actually remember and there's definitely nothing wrong with me. The important thing is that she shouldn't feel it's something to be ashamed of. Perfectly normal and absolutely fine to do privately.
About one in seven women have never masturbated
All Orgasms Are Not Created Equal
While no one ever masturbated fantasizing about reducing the risks of prostate cancer, there is a common myth that masturbation is good for your health. For instance, Anthony Santella and Spring Cooper, two lecturers on human sexuality at the University of Sydney, claim masturbation is good for men. Some show a positive correlation to reducing prostate cancer risks, some a negative correlation, some no correlation at all. Even the makeup of semen is different when you compare masturbation to vaginal intercourse. Brody says masturbation is actually associated with more symptoms of depression and more prostate abnormalities.
Women are more likely to use sex toys
I am in seventh grade. It would be at least four years before I realized that other girls masturbate, too. But by twelve, it was already common knowledge that boys masturbated. A lot.
Join now to personalize. Is it normal for 4 year olds to masterbate? Answer this question. Don't worry. But again, don't worry about it, it's just a phase and will pass in time : Hope this helps.