If you find yourself shedding tears post-orgasm are wondering why, you're not alone! This emotional response can be multifaceted, perhaps linked to the release of tension, heightened intimacy, or a surge of emotions. Orgasms also releases endorphins and oxytocin, natural chemicals that for most cause a sense of euphoria, but for some can spark tears of joy or sometimes just plain tears. While a tearful reaction to these chemicals in the body isn't necessarily common, it's certainly nothing to be embarrassed about. However if this experience piques your curiosity or concern and you think there may be more going on mentally and emotionally, engaging in open communication with your partner or seeking guidance from a professional can also offer valuable insights. In the meantime, keep a box of tissues close by and revel in the fact that crying is simply a natural and beautiful human condition.