Skip navigation! Story from Sex School. When it comes to virginity, there are a lot of myths out there. What Is "Popping Your Cherry"? There are two main reasons people with vaginas might bleed after their first time having P-in-V sex: tearing the hymen and lack of lubrication.
You Aren’t ‘Supposed’ to Bleed After Your First Time — but You Might. Here’s What to Expect
If you buy something through a link on this page, we may earn a small commission. How this works. Postcoital bleeding refers to genital bleeding after intercourse. The medical community typically uses this term to describe bleeding from the vagina, a fairly common occurrence caused by a wide range of factors.
Back to Sexual health. No, not always. Some women will bleed after having sex for the first time, while others won't.