The first brain scans of men and women having sex and reaching orgasm have revealed striking differences in the way each experiences. If you're one of those people who slips on a comfy pair of socks before drifting off to sleep, you're in luck, because it turns out wearing socks in. Who says having sex requires ALL of your clothes to be off? Want to have better sex? Leave this clothing item on. Yes, I'm talking sex with socks on. A Netherlands study found cold feet are an inhibitor to orgasm. Keep your socks on!. Science aside, sometimes it's just hot to tear everything away but those socks. Wearing socks during sex has long been a contentious prospect. Some say its gross and college-y, while others say they just wanna keep cozy.