When it comes to sex of any type, you want a pleasurable experience — one that leaves you feeling good.
Exploring Lubricant Choices: Silicone, Water, and Oil-Based Options for Your Crystal and Glass Pleasure Wands
Choosing the right lubricant can significantly enhance your intimate experiences, whether you’re engaging with a partner or exploring self-love.
But with a wide range of options on the market, how do you know which type of lubricant is right for you and your special accessories like crystal pleasure wands, glass pleasure wands, and yoni eggs?
Let's break down the basics of three main types: silicone-based, water-based, and oil-based lubricants.
If you’re in search of a versatile and user-friendly option, water-based lubricants might be your perfect match. They’re gentle on the skin, easy to clean up, and safe to use with all types of pleasure products, including both silicone and crystal pleasure wands.
Plus, if you’re into yoni care practices like using yoni eggs, a water-based lubricant is an excellent option, as it maintains the natural balance of your intimate areas without causing any irritation.
On the downside, water-based lubricants tend to evaporate faster and may require reapplication during longer sessions. However, their versatility and compatibility with all materials arguably outweigh this minor inconvenience.
Recap For water based lubricants;
- Versatile (Can be used on all toys)
- Ideal for people with sensitive skin or vagibal irriatation
- Latex safe (may decrease the risk of condom breakage)
- Easy to wash off silk and fabrics
- Doesn't last as long as other options
Our Favourite water based lubricants;
Juicee is a water-based lubricant that plays as well with toys as it does with bodies. Smooth, scentless and pH friendly for a very happy Yoni.
Vegan and free from nasties, the formulation is the perfect amount of dewey without being too wet.
The one-handed applicator makes it easy to get down to business, without needing to stop the play.
Oil-based lubricants offer a unique slippery feel and longer-lasting lubrication compared to water-based options. They're great for massage and all-over body play, bringing an extra dimension to your sensual explorations.
If you're using crystal pleasure wands or glass pleasure wands, an oil-based lubricant can provide the enduring glide you desire.
A hypoallergenic, non-toxic, and hormone-free lube, like oil lubricants, is the ideal lube choice for anal sex.
One thing to remember, though, is that oil-based lubricants are not compatible with latex products, as they can weaken the material and lead to breakages.
Recap For oil based lubricants;
- Longest lasting lubricant option
- Great for anal sex
- Double up as massage oil
- not latex safe
- Possibility to stain sheets and clothing
Our Favourite Oil based lubricants;
Treat yourself to some tantalizing fun with this Wands of Lust Edible Lubricant Body Oil.
Made from 100% natural ingredients and organic botanical oils, rub it on and let the heat rise as you create your own erotic massage experience. Non-greasy, yummy tasting, and with a pleasantly aromatic, it's the perfect way to enhance any sensual activity without having to worry about it washing off
100% Plant based formulation
Our massage oil is a sexy and sensual massage oil that contains a specifically formulated blend of essential oils chosen to help awaken the senses and increase pleasure as well as skin softening benefits and non-greasy, non sticky qualities.
Silicone-based lubricants are renowned for their long-lasting properties. They provide a smooth, silky feel that doesn't dry out quickly, making them an ideal choice for prolonged sessions. This type of lubricant works wonderfully with glass pleasure wands, as the slickness allows for a comfortable and sensual experience.
However, it's important to note that silicone-based lubricants should not be used with silicone toys, and Crystals as they can degrade the material over time.
Recap For silicone based lubricants;
- Latex safe
- Not safe with other silicone and crystal products
- great for sex in wet environments
- great for anal sex
We're searching high and low for natural silicone lubricants we love and will keep you updated when we find some.
Tailoring Lubricant Choices to Your Pleasure Tools
Your choice of lubricant can also depend on the pleasure tool you use. Crystal pleasure wands, for instance, are natural, non-porous, and can be used with all types of lubricants without fear of degradation.
These wands, known for their potential healing energy and intimate connection to the earth's elements, offer a unique experience that combines pleasure and spirituality.
Glass pleasure wands also provide a unique sensual experience. They are typically heavier and harder than other materials, offering a distinctive type of stimulation. They are compatible with all types of lubricants, allowing you to choose based on your personal preference and the kind of experience you wish to enjoy.
Yoni eggs, on the other hand, are often used for strengthening pelvic muscles and promoting sexual health. When used for yoni care practices, a water-based lubricant or Yoni oil is often recommended. It maintains the egg's integrity, promotes ease of use, and avoids any possible irritation.
There is no one-size-fits-all when it comes to choosing the right lubricant. Your personal preferences, the type of activity, and the materials of your pleasure tools all play crucial roles.
Silicone, water, and oil-based lubricants each have their unique benefits and considerations. By understanding these, you can enhance your intimate experiences with crystal pleasure wands, glass pleasure wands, and yoni eggs, providing you with a multitude of paths towards sensual exploration and heightened pleasure.
Remember, the best choice is the one that makes you feel the most comfortable and satisfied. Enjoy your journey towards discovering what suits you best!