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NoPMO

aka "Hardmode"

A popular term for the strict avoidance of porn, masturbation, and orgasm.

From a practical perspective, abstainance can be thought of in 3 different levels;

  1. Avoidance of porn
  2. Avoidance of porn & masturbation
  3. Avoidance of porn, masturbation, and orgasm

Avoidance of porn

An exercise of respect, men who avoid porn report;

  • A greater respect and sensitivity towards women, seeing them as people rather than as objects.
  • Healthier dopamine levels. Normal beautiful women attract and motivate them to approach, when porn has not been part of their life.

Avoidance of porn & masturbation

The above benefits, plus,

  • Higher energy levels
  • Deeper self-respect
  • Deeper attraction towards real-world woman
  • Less satisfaction with fantasy

Avoidance of porn, masturbation, and orgasm

The above benefits, plus,

  • Incredible level of energy
  • Superhuman attraction, both towards woman
  • Deeper comfort around women
  • Deeper voice (testosterone)
  • Fat loss (testosterone)

This is the most challenging, particularly if you're in a relationship. Female partners often do not understand why you would eliminate orgasm from you life