Five Steps to Safe and Satisfying Anal Play

by Krista

on Mar 3, 2014

Safe and Satisfying Anal PlayAnal play is the one subject that has remained the final frontier for many sexual explorers. A pleasure zone that deserves to be enticed and explored, anal stimulation and penetration can enhance every sexual scenario, for all genders and body types.

Many people enjoy powerful orgasms and truly mind-blowing sensations from anal play. Whether you're experimenting alone or with a partner, all you need is a little prior knowledge and preparation to explore this new dimension of pleasure.

Anal sex should not be painful. If it hurts, let your partner know immediately and slow down, breathe, lubricate. It may be a good idea to try smaller toys or combine other types of stimulation to increase arousal and relaxation.

This entire area is rich in nerve endings eager to receive gentle stimulation from fingers, tongues or toys. Read on to learn more about how to discover these most sensitive of hidden pleasures safely and for pure satisfaction in just five easy steps:

Here are the basics of great anal sex, some of our top anal essentials to get you started, and ideas for anal players of all experience levels:

After giving it a try if you find that anal sex isn't for you, don't force it. Although some people love it, others aren't so keen. Sex is all about feeling good, if something makes you feel uncomfortable don't do it.

There are plenty of ways to enjoy your body and stimulating the anus can be a very intense and orgasmic one with the right preparation and patience.

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Written by Krista.

Originally published on Mar 3, 2014. Updated on Aug 5, 2020