Russell Brand is rumoured to have lost his virginity to a prostitute while visiting a brothel in Hong Kong. When he was barely 18 years old, his father took him there on a business trip. His father had taken him there. Brand has not been shy about sharing his thoughts on the matter, describing the experience as terrifying while simultaneously calling it liberating.Even while it is not the method that most people think of when they hear the phrase losing one’s virginity, it is not unheard of either. In point of fact, several young people, both male and female, have their initial sexual encounters with prostitutes. Some people use it as a means to experiment with their sexuality without having to commit to a romantic partnership. Others do it simply because it is more convenient for them to do so.There is no guilt in giving up one’s virginity to a prostitute, regardless of the motivation behind the decision. It is an encounter that is completely valid and has the potential to educate a person a great deal about themselves as well as their sexuality.