Many people think that pleasure gel is something you only need to use if you're too dry down below. However, it can make almost all sex better for men and women alike.
- There are three main types of pleasure gel: water based, oil based and silicone. Water based is the most common and can be used for anything. However, it may need re-application over time (though you can use a water spray applied locally to reactivate it and make it last longer). Oil based pleasure gel isn't condom safe but is super slippery. Silicone pleasure gel offers the best of both worlds, being super slippery and condom-safe.
- Pleasure gel is great for masturbation, whether you're male or female. That slippery friction adds extra sensation.
- Different pleasure gels suit different people so try a selection to work out which one is best for your body.
- Massage oils can break condoms so stay safe by using pleasure gel instead, Or try Durex Play Massage 2-in-1 which is designed to be used for massage as well as more intimate lubrication.
- Using your hands to play with your boyfriend or girlfriend? A squeeze of pleasure gel will make it easier for you and better for your lover.
- Like to use your hands and your mouth at the same time? Opt for a flavoured pleasure gel to make things taste as sweet as a strawberry. Sex marathons benefit from added lubricant. See it like a pit stop: if you top up on pleasure gel as you go along, you'll keep your motors running.
- Chafed from sex the morning after but still want to keep on going? Pleasure gel will help reduce the friction burn.
- For an extra edge to sex, try Durex Play O, Warming or Tingle for a different sensation.
- Want to mix things up? The skin's the body's biggest erogenous zone so try drizzling pleasure gel over your lover's body then writhing against them in slippery bliss.
A squeeze of pleasure gel will make it easier for you and better for your lover.