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Best Hygienic Practices for Sex Toys

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Clean Your Sex Toys. These Instruments of Whoreship Could Get You Infected!

Practicing poor hygiene when using sex toys can quickly turn them from pleasure to pain. Microscopic organisms, bacteria, and dirt which are responsible for sexually transmitted Infections can build up on the toys, hence the need to wash them. Immediately after purchase, read the manufacturer’s instructions to find out how to take care of the toy, depending on the material.

Clean thoroughly before it makes first contact with your skin.

New toys are not sterile and as such, they have dust and bacteria even if they are brand new. Remember to remove the batteries or unplug the toys before cleaning them. Taking out the batteries prevents corrosion as it can be dangerous when the battery acid touches your skin. Toys made of stainless steel or glass are durable and can be cleaned in the dishwasher. Cleaning toys is a sure way to extend their life.

Avoid scented soaps or cleaning products

In as much as such products can damage your sex toys, their scents can also cause irritation and serious yeast infections in your vagina. After cleaning your toys, dry them off before storing them to avoid any damage issues.

Storing your toys in a clean space

Storing your toys properly is just as important as cleaning the products. It is advisable to store them in a safe and clean place. Some companies provide clients with UV storage chambers that ensure the toys are disinfected after use. You can use the original packaging your toy came in as this will protect them from elements.
You can also consider a satin sack or a large traveling bag that will be big enough to cater to your needs. Silk or glass storage containers for your sex toy are also okay. Proper storage guarantees that you and your sex toy will live a happy life together.

Using condoms with Sex Toys

Sex Toys with condoms

Some situations warrant you to use condoms with sex toys. If the toy is used by multiple people or you desire to have that extra sensation and or you have a concern with an allergy, using a condom is highly recommended. You can use a condom with porous sex toys since it will prevent the buildup of any bacteria.
Sanitize when moving toys between anal, oral, and vaginal areas.
One thing people don’t understand is that moving sex toys between orifices is wrong and can lead to bacterial infections. Therefore it is wise to remember that you should clean the toys first before you move them between orifices.

Sanitize your toys during group sex

Whether you are alone or with multiple sex partners, it is a wise idea to sanitize your toys. in most instances, mild soap and warm water are recommended to sanitize some toys. For a quick fix, you can opt for a cleaning spray especially if you are having sex with multiple people at the same time or you want to wait till morning to wash your toy after a night solo session.

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