How much time do you spend thinking about the nipples on a man? Probably none. Some such fascinating facts about men's nipples includes their ability to lactate, chafe, bleed, and feel, and that the reason they exist is the same as the reason why women's nips exist. As far as body parts are concerned though, male nipples receive a lot of flack.
This article explains some common nipple concerns and displays images of normal nipples. Nipple shape worries Many women worry if their nipple looks funny or odd or is inverted. Some worry about hair, or those 'bumps', or the shape or the size. It's been amazing to observe how MUCH women indeed angst over these things - mostly in vain
Rodney rang in to ask, "What's in men's and women's nipples that makes them go erect? Erectile tissue has arteries that can carry blood into it, large spaces that can be filled with the trapped blood, and veins that can be blocked to trap the blood inside. In the human, you mainly find erectile tissue in the penis, in the clitoris, and in the nose.
Perhaps I should start at the beginning. A little while back I was reading a piece we did here at MEL on what men and women really think when they see hard nipples in public. By then, those pepperoni slices are already baked into your cheese, whatever base you end up being served with. So what, then, causes male nipples to get hard? There are really only like three reasons. Finally, it could just be that you have overly sensitive nipples. You may smirk, but nipple sensitivity is a big deal for a lot of guys, and it can lead to their nipples being hard nearly all the time. They poke through my shirt and draw a lot of attention. As you might imagine, this embarrassment mostly comes from typical guy ball-busting. But the problem goes beyond simple embarrassment.