If you're thinking about having anal sex or engaging in any kind of anal play, your safety and comfort and pleasure should always be at the forefront of your mind. Unfortunately, when it comes to anal penetration, you can't just go in there without any preparation. You're going to need a good quality lubricant especially designed for the anus. Here's why anal lube is so necessary, what the different types are, and the best product for every budget.
Skip navigation! Story from Sex. Cory Stieg. Using a beauty product down to the last drop and having an "empty," can be a moment of pride and a sign of a quality product. But if you reach for your favorite bottle of lube in the middle of sex and it's empty, that's just inconvenient. The good news is there are a few household products that, when chosen wisely, can double as lubricant.
In one of the most memorable scenes of the film Brokeback Mountain, Heath Ledger's character uses his own spit to lube up his dick before he penetrates Jake Gyllenhaal. The characters are caught in a furtive moment without lube which, in the chronology of the film, might have been simply K-Y Jelly , but they cannot hold back their desire. Here, the act of using saliva as lube represents both passion and primality. These cowboys have given themselves over to the heat of the moment, and their own bodily fluid lubricates the gears of their desire. Yes, there's a romanticization of spit fucking in the gay community which probably far precedes Brokeback Mountain.
Richard Honaker M. View Full Profile. Lube alternatives may seem like cheap and easy way to enhance your sex life but trying to find a store bought alternative in your cupboards could cause damage to your health. In fact, More than two-thirds of Americans use lubricant during sex and lube is most popular among 25 to 29 year-olds. When a woman becomes aroused there are many changes that occur within her body to prepare her for sex.