What is a sex lubricant, lube? Ingredients and Details
Let's discuss how to reduce friction in sexual activity. Personal Sex Lubricant/lube is a lotion that used in a sexual act to add up pleasurable sensation. Lubes reduce the friction that helps to minimize the likelihood of a condom break, Prevent irritation in intercourse. The lubricant is essential for anal intercourse, same alike vaginal intercourse because anus has no natural lubrication. Using personal lubricants assure comfort and safety. Personal lubricant is available easily on pharmacies store. Before performing sexual act or penetration, first drop some lubricant on the condom and vagina or if you penetrate with any sex toys, apply on sex toys too. Apply should directly on the shaft of the penis or vibrators, dildos, etc. The main ingredient that mostly manufacturer use are silicon, glycerin, hydro series, etc. Whatever the material is used in a lubricant, it solves your problem and safe too. Manufactures use suitable material after doing a lot of studies. Silicon, glycerin, hydro series, are safer for all skin type.
What kind of lubricant is there? Oil, gel, etc.
Want to make sure all your sex activity smoothly. Sex lubes used just before the penetration. There are varieties of sex lubricant like a Water-based lubricant, Silicone-based lubricant and Oil based lubricant. Water-based lube is mostly used lubricant because it is an all-purpose lubricant. A silicone-based condom is long lasting type lubricant nut it is not compatible with silicone toys. Oil-based has high viscosity, so suitable only for masturbation.
One of KY brand provides their own lubricant with "KY Jelly" name. KY Jelly lubricant is water-based lubricant so easily compatible in the vagina as well as anal intercourse. KY Jelly is made by natural ingredient and safer to all type.
Lubricant oil is an oil-based lubricant. This type of lube is highly used masturbation purpose. it is not recommended for intercourse. The oil-based lubricant is made from high viscosity oil.
Lubricant Gel has same work as Normal Lubricant. But lubricant gel is available in semi-solid form. It does not easily raise off in sexual intercourse. it stays for long.
Best use of lubricant
While reducing natural lubrication in the women or to reduce the friction, couples use sex lubricant. Now, how to use lube. First, choose your suitable type of lubricant. Use drop by drop in erogenous zones of both partners. Couples may use lubricant again while intercourse to maintain the effective lubrication. Water-based lubricant is best for vaginal as well as anal intercourse. But if you want to enjoy the sex in water, then you have to use Silicone-based lubricant. Silicone-based lubes is water insoluble.
If couples do not want to use lubricant in intercourse, still there is another option. They can use lubricant condoms. This condom has their own lubricant that manages the lubrication in a sexual act. Now, men have to use a condom in an effective way. You can use lubricant on this lubricant condom too. But avoid oil-based lubricant.