Sexuality is different for everybody. Some people notice sexual attraction right away, while others only experience sexual attraction if there is a strong emotional or intellectual shared connection first.

And some people don’t experience sexual attraction or interest in sex whatsoever, or they experience very mild or only occasional interest in engaging in any kind of sex. In a sex-obsessed society, the concept of some people being immune to sexual desire might be difficult to grasp. Read on to find out what it’s actually like to be asexual.