What is a Butt Plug

What is a butt plug? b-Vibe certified sex educators have created a guide on this commonly used sex toy and how to properly use them for anal play

For anal play, Butt plugs are one of the most popular sex toys in use. It helps people to enjoy hands-free anal stimulation for prolonged periods of time in the simple, yet a rather genius, design of a butt plug. This anal play product is becoming everyone's favourite toy and the reasons are to be investigated.

Butt Plug Benefits
The butt plug is solely used as a tool to prepare for anal sex this is a common misconception. They allow you to focus on other pleasure centres, while they simply stay in position. Until plug play is over, however, butt plugs are an amazing sex toy because, For both partners, hands and attention are free to roam elsewhere as Butt plugs leave both partners. Enhancing the experience while giving and receiving oral sex or while enjoying a sensual massage, for instance, wearing a butt plug is a fantastic way of enjoyment. Including vaginal intercourse, Butt plugs can be combined with all kinds of genital play.

They create the feeling of fullness and apply pressure to erogenous zones. Pressure is greatly underestimated and overshadowed by the "in and out motion that Butt plugs facilitate sexual pleasure because when it comes to sex. Actually, there is an option to experience great pleasure, both vaginally and anally, In fact, the pressure is what enables many people to climax and.


Butt Plug Safety
They should always have a flared base since butt plugs can be enjoyed hands-free. It may cause serious bodily harm as there's a significant risk of the product slipping too far into the anal canal and travelling up the colon. It makes retrieval not only easy but possible as the flared base prevents the toy from being inserted entirely.

When it comes to first-time anal plug play, always remember to start with a small butt plug and use plenty of lubrication

To ensure the easy and pleasurable removal of the plug, you should always apply enough lubricant. When it comes to butt plugs or any kind of anal play a butt plug can stay in the body for long periods of time. Our motto is Slow and Slippery. 

When experimenting with anal play products for the first time, we advise you to not wear them in public or for a prolonged period of time

Start off by wearing it for short periods of time if you are new to butt plugs in general, or even just unaccustomed to a particular toy. During a long dinner or a concert, it's never a good idea to take a brand new toy for a spin outside in public.

The shape of a Butt Plug
Butt plugs follow a similar pattern and come in various shapes and sizes but they all generally similar. Generally, they have a flared base, a teardrop shape or "bulb", and a "neck. At the tip of the bulb, most plugs are round and narrow, while gradually progressing in size until it reaches its widest point. The anal sphincter will hug the plug after full insertion below the widest point, the plug begins to narrow and is then followed by the "neck" which is the slimmest point. There is a narrow flared base with the base of the plug is generally either round (similar to the base of a dildo).

Always ensure that your vibrating or non-vibrating butt plug has a flared base to stop it from being swallowed up the anus

Many folks find that the narrow flared base is more comfortable fit between the butt cheeks. 

Butt Plug Sizes
Butt plugs vary hugely in sizes, one can use the size that fits their own experience level and needs and this is one of the greatest things about them – a b-Vibe collection of premium vibrating butt plugs comes in three different sizes; small, medium and large

A beginners butt plug usually has the widest point that is no more than 1″ in diameter and an insertable portion of 2″ to 3.5″ in length, such as our Novice Plug. Improved rimming Plug 2 is a large plug while the Trio Plug is medium size and new. 

Each one of them has its signature properties while different materials can bring really unique sensations. Stainless steel and other body-safe metals can be conveniently used. Advantages are temperature play, feel really smooth and don't drag the skin completely non-flexible, but are heavier.

When purchasing a vibrating or non-vibrating butt plug, we recommend selecting one made from body-safe materials like silicone 

Glass or crystal butt plugs are usually lighter in weight than metal toys and really beautiful. But it's important to make sure that they're reinforced enough to stay intact and not break at their weakest point – the neck of the toy and they're made by responsible brands. 

When it comes to butt plugs, Silicone is one of the most common materials. Silicone butt plugs are having a good amount of flexibility, which is particularly important for beginners to anal play body-safe and can easily be sanitized.

Vibrating butt plug or not
Vibrating butt plugs are commonly associated with advanced anal play but they can be just as efficient for beginners

Vibration can bring new dimensions to anal pleasure, vibration is a feature of butt plugs. One can place a bullet vibrator with a hole at the base of the toy. To stimulate erogenous zones deeper inside the body, these vibrations often can't travel far enough. It transfers vibration to the prostate in men, or the perianal sponge and the anterior fornix erogenous zone (also known as the a-spot) in women. There is a motor at the tip of the plug that is why vibrating butt plugs, like the Trio or the Rimming plug. 

Ways to enjoy a butt plug
Butt plugs are just a warm-up for anal intercourse which is a common misconception. Of course, in addition to this, they can also be the main course. You can wear them for solo pleasure, during vaginal sex each partner can be wearing them. Or they can wear even during the entire intimate time together.