In normal in women with sexual arousal stands out a secret, it has a thick and transparent selections. If the lack of them, then the penetration of the penis into the vagina will bring discomfort for both partners. There are lubricants (greases), which are used in the problem of dryness or shortage of vaginal secretions.
The reasons because of which there is dryness:
- the postpartum recovery period;
- hormonal problems;
- stress and psycho-emotional stress;
- the lack of excitement.
Types of lubricants
Greases are divided by composition into three types:
- Silicone grease will not dry during intercourse. Some of them have a warming effect, so after applying you can feel a slight burning sensation. One bottle lasts for a long time due to the low flow rate. Their cost is higher in comparison with analogues, are badly washed out, not used in conjunction with latex products. Stains from silicone lubricants are not displayed.
- Oleogels are used for the excitation of both women and men. They stimulate blood flow to the genitals. It is composed of natural oils – coconut, estuary, cocoa, ylang-ylang, etc. This tool is a local antiseptic. Not used with condoms.
- Lubricants water-based are composed of natural substances. Used together with condoms. Suitable for vaginal and anal sex. Have a low price, easily removable. Dry quickly.
If using sex toys be sure to use lubrication. Suitable gels on silicone and water basis. Usually on the bottle indicates whether to use the tool with the toys or not.
They are also divided according to purpose:
- continuing a sexual act;
- birth control;
When you select should pay attention to the brand. Preference for known brands.
The characteristics of each type
Gels for oral sex include flavorings and sweeteners. They are used if one of the partners has an aversion to a specific smell or taste of the genitals.
During anal sex uses a special lubricant that protects from injuries. Their use is mandatory. They make it easier to slide, relax the muscles of the anus, have antiseptic effect.
Antiviral lubricant to reduce the risk of infections. It is advisable to purchase people with promiscuity, the frequent changes of partner or allergic to latex.
Stimulating gel for women increase libido, enhance sensitivity during sexual intercourse, stimulate blood flow to the genitals. They act directly on the nerve endings of the genitals. In men, they are used in the problems with erection.
Gels, lengthening sexual intercourse act due to the cooling of the component and subsequently reduce sensitivity.
Contraceptive gels may reduce the risk of pregnancy, due to the components that depress the activity of sperm.
The use of lubricants:
- protection from trauma, friction;
- prevention of sexually transmitted diseases;
- the diversity in sex.
How to choose the grease?
Stimulating lubricant for women sold in pharmacies, sex shops. Lubrication there are different firms and types. Selecting them, you should pay attention to its ingredients, they should be natural and not affect the microflora.
The lubricant must be consistent with its intended use for anal intercourse and one for oral sex is different. Lovers of diversity in sex it is better to buy several different lubricants.
These funds have not lost their properties, they must be stored in accordance with the instructions, check the expiration date.
The purchase should be carried out in special shops, supermarkets or drugstores that are valid also in proven online stores. Can not buy them in kiosks, markets, etc.
Do not skimp on intimate products. This is the area to the rule of price = quality. The cheaper the product the worse the quality.
After the purchase of intimate gel should be familiar with the manual.
Takes a small amount and applied on the zone of contact of both partners.
If you are using barrier methods of contraception – condoms, the gel is applied to them. This ensures a safe penetration.
In case of intolerance of components, you should contact a doctor for advice.
After contact residues of these lubricants wash off with soap and water.