In the privacy of their own homes, people are more casual in relation to clothing, though what each considers appropriate varies considerably. Psychological correlates of perception of sexual intent in women. Imaging studies show that, in response to sexual stimuli, both men and women show increased activation in many similar brain regions thought to be involved in the response to visual sexual stimuli, including the thalamus, amygdala, inferior frontal lobe, orbital prefrontal cortex, medial prefrontal cortex, cingulate cortex, insula, corpus callossum, inferior temporal lobe, fusiform gyrus, occipitotemporal lobe, striatum, caudate, and globus pallidus. There are many exceptions and particular circumstances in which nudity is tolerated, accepted or even encouraged in public spaces. Nude swimmingor skinny dippingis the practice of bathing nakedoriginally in natural bodies of water, but also in swimming pools or hot tubs.
For other uses, see Nude disambiguation and Naked disambiguation.
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The term skinny-dip was first recorded in English in  and is most commonly used in the United States. It is possible that the variability that is observed in the literature regarding sex differences in response to sexual stimuli may be partially a result from cyclic variations in sensitivity in women. By contrast, women rated photos of both sexes comparably. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. Retrieved 17 October