What is sex lube?
Personal lubricant or sex lubricant is the special type of lubricant which people used during the sexual activity. Any people can easily use the personal lubricant.
People can use the personal lubricant to reduce the friction and make the surface slippery, so that people does not feel pain during the sexual penetration. Men can apply the personal lubricant near the anal or on the penis whereas women can apply the personal lubricant near the vagina or anal. During sexual activity, if people use any types of sex toys or condom then it is important for them to apply the personal lubricant on the surface of the sex toys and condoms also.
Some of the personal lubricant is also act as a moisturizer, so people can easily apply it to any part of the body. Personal lubricant are not so expensive, so any people can easily purchase it. People can purchase the sex toys from shop or from e-commerce site.
Types and characteristics of sex lube
In the market, different types of personal lubricant or sex lubricant are available. The different types of personal lubricant or sex lubricant are water based lubricant, oil based lubricant, silicone based lubricant, natural lubricant, flavoured lubricant etc. People can use any of the sex lubricant according to their choice.
The water based lubricant is one of the most common and popular sex lubricant. Many people prefer the water based lubricant during the sexual activity. Water based lubricant can easily get dissolved, so during the sexual activity if needed, couple should reapply it. Water based lubricant is compatible with all types of sex toys and condoms. After completing the sexual activity, people should easily clean the water based lubricant just by using the water.
Many people also prefer the silicone based lubricant. People use the silicone based lubricant for long term play. Silicone based lubricant does not easily get dissolved, so people should not need to reapply it. Silicone based lubricant is compatible with all types of condom but people should avoid using the silicone based lubricant with silicone made sex toys, because silicone based lubricant damage the surface of silicone made sex toys.
During sexual activity, if people use the oil based lubricant then they should avoid using the latex condom because oil based lubricant breaks the latex condom. Oil based lubricant is compatible with all types of sex toys. The people who have sensitive skin can use the natural lubricant. Natural lubricant does not contain any chemical substance, so it is safe for body.
Notes on sex lube
While using the sex lubricant or personal lubricant, people should take some precaution also. Before purchasing the sex lubricant, it is important for people to check the expire date. If the personal lubricant get expired then select the another sex lubricant.
Before applying the sex lubricant people should clean their hand with water or antiseptic soap. If the color or odor of the sex lubricant get change then in this case avoid using the personal lubricant. Once the bottle of the sex lubricant is opened then finished it within one months.
After completing the sexual activity, people should clean the sex lubricant properly otherwise there is possibility that people get infected. If couple are using the sex lubricant first time then it is important for them to read the instruction before using it.