Last week, I answered a reader question about anal sex and hemorrhoids. This week, we'll continue our exploration of the intricacies of anal play by tackling a question about butt-plug usage:. What concerns might there be if one were to use butt plugs over long durations? As in, only removing when necessary?
2-3 Hours: The Typical Guidelines
Butt Plugs - December 07, Wearing a butt plug can be an exciting prospect, and sometimes you may find yourself wanting to do it more and more. When trying to find out how long you can wear your new best friend, the most obvious place to start is the advice of the manufacturer. They will say something along the lines of:. Start with a few minutes, and as you become more comfortable wear it for longer and longer periods. Do not wear a plug for longer than about hours. In general, our advice here at Loveplugs is the same.
Every product is independently selected by obsessive editors. Emily Morse, doctor of human sexuality and host of the SiriusXM Radio show and podcast Sex With Emily , says that butt plugs can also be useful in working up to having anal sex with a partner. Note: Since lubrication is important for any anal play, you can check out our list of expert-recommended lubes here. The toys are made from silicone — one of the three materials, along with equally sanitary glass and metal, our experts recommend looking for in any sex toy. The Teazer, like all of the butt plugs our experts recommend, has a flared base, an essential features that ensures anal toys can be safely removed. They recommend the smallest size for beginners. Jones suggests this one from Njoy. It can also be used for vaginal penetration, but works as a plug thanks to its flared base.