All people should practice our sexuality in a safe way, to avoid consequences that can be fatal in some cases. When we begin to have sexual relations, it is convenient to be protected to avoid sexually transmitted diseases such as the much feared AIDS.
But not only are we exposed to these diseases, but also to an unwanted pregnancy, which often leads to negative consequences for the couple involved, the health of the mother by having an abortion or a poor lifestyle for the future child.
That is why it is important to have an intimacy that ensures our health and for this condoms or condoms are the best option because they work as a protective barrier whose effectiveness is estimated at 97%. In addition, they offer a variety of styles that guarantee the enjoyment of intimacy and even make it more interesting.
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It is for that reason that in this article we will talk about which are the best brands recognized worldwide for their effectiveness, quality and, of course, for their level of protection.
Origin of condoms
Since ancient times, condoms have been present in man’s life. In ancient times, they were made with different types of fabrics or animal guts and their purpose was to prevent the spread of sexual diseases. The condom is said to have been around since at least the 1500s, but there are records that trace its origin to 1000 BC.but there are records that determine its origin as far back as 1000 BC.
Nowadays they are mostly made of latex or polyurethane and a few are made of lambskin or natural rubber. It is important to know the materials used in the manufacture of condoms because many people are allergic to latex, which can cause vaginal irritations that can be a gateway to sexually transmitted diseases.
Different types or styles of condoms
There is an endless variety of condoms on the market, among which we can mention the following.
They are photosensitive condoms, therefore they glow in the dark, they are special to give a touch of fun to a night of passion.
They are intended to increase sensitivity giving greater pleasure, thanks to the friction of the textures at each entry and exit of the penis. They have become one of the most sought after condoms by consumers.
3. With thermal lubricant
Its purpose is to raise the body temperature, thus providing a more pleasurable and satisfactory sexual encounter, thanks to the increased sensitivity level.
4. With flavors
They are designed for those who love to have oral sex as foreplay, giving an exotic touch to the sexual encounter. The best thing is that they come in different flavors from fruit to chocolate.
5. With lubricant
They are the most used because they facilitate penetration. Helping to make relations less painful and at the same time stimulating for women, as they help their natural lubrication and that there is no pain in penetration.
The function of these condoms is to neutralize the action of spermatozoa, as they contain a substance both inside and on the surface that eliminates them. This makes it one of the safest condoms.
These are condoms that have been manufactured with people who suffer from premature ejaculation in mind, precisely by slowing down the desire to expel. This is because they contain anesthetic substances that delay orgasm.
8. With vibrator
They have a vibrating ring that allows stimulation of the clitoris during penetration, which makes reaching climax more pleasurable and new sensations can be experienced.
Condoms with scents are designed to give a special touch to the environment, they are of a more romantic category, since there are scents that invite relaxation making the encounter more pleasant.
10. Extra fine
Its manufacture is made with a thinner latex than usual, with the purpose of giving more pleasure during sexual intercourse. By being able to feel a little more the friction of skin against skin.
Advantages of condoms
Condoms are ideal for any kind of sexual encounter, so you should never think twice about whether or not you need to have them with you.
1. It is easy to acquire
They can be purchased at any specialized health place such as pharmacies, at a low cost. And they can even guide you to the best brand according to what you are looking for.
2. No medical prescription is needed
Anyone can use a condom, you just have to make sure to use the right one in case of latex allergy.
3. Safe method
The condom is considered the safest method of protection as it is a barrier against sexually transmitted diseases and unwanted pregnancy.
Although condoms are excellent options for sexual protection, it is true that they cause some problems in a small number of people.
If not properly cared for, they can break and lose their effectiveness.
It can cause skin discomfort, such as allergic reactions, vaginal infections or skin fungus.
For many men, wearing a condom is uncomfortable because it tends to put pressure on the penis.
Because the condom is put on with the penis erect, the sexual encounter has to be stopped for a moment to put it on correctly.
The best brands of condoms on the market
Here are the best condom brands in the world, so you know which one to choose for your next sexual encounters.
It is the best known brand of condoms worldwide, they are considered the safest and most difficult to break condoms. It has been around since 1929 and they offer seven varieties of condoms among which we have: Extra Safe, Ultra Slim Sensitive, Maximum Pleasure, Mutual Climax, Durex Jeans, Extended Pleasure and Real Feel.
They also offer other products such as Durex Play Passion Cherry Lubricating Gel and Durex Play Vibrating Ring.
It is an Italian brand that has been in the market for more than thirty years innovating and developing the best condoms to provide a unique and pleasurable moment. It offers a wide variety of condoms such as: Control Energy, Energy Efecto Calor, Ultra Feel, Forte Nature Granel, Senso Granel, Fresa Granel, Fussion, Sensual Xtra Dots, Finissimo XI.
They also offer intimate lubricants with Aloe Vera and 2-in-1 lubricants that are used both for massage and as a lubricant for vaginal dryness. They come in a variety of scents.
American brand of condoms and lubricants manufactured by the Church & Dwight Company, is considered one of the best condoms on the market. They feature a support that fits better to the base of the penis offering greater security.
On the market are: Trojan Bare Skin, Classic, Supra Bare-Sin Non-Latex, Pleasures Extended, Trojan Textured and Ecstasy.
Of Malaysian origin, this brand offers the public one of the best and safest polyurethane condoms, reaching consumers in an innovative way. It has a variety of condoms on the market: Mutual Climax, Play Saboreame, Play Dame Calor, Dame Placer, Invisible, Real Feel, Sensitive and Safety.
Sico offers two varieties of intimate lubricants: Soft Lube Original and Soft Lube Pleasure Plus and Sico Ring, a vibrating ring that gives intense pleasure.
ONE condoms are the softest, silkiest, clearest and purest on the market, their texture is pleasant to the touch and they have a pleasant-smelling lubricant. Consumers can purchase: ONE Mixed Pleasure, ONE Vanish, ONE 576 Sensations and Tantric Pleasure (Condom with size L design).
This Japanese brand has been in the market for 20 years and provides consumers with a very thin quality product without leaving aside a safe protection. Kimono condoms give a different sensation and make you have an unforgettable moment.
There are: Kimono Micro Thin Ultra Lubed and Textured Type-E.
This brand’s condoms are highly safe, ultra-thin and lubricated. They are made of natural latex rubber and on the market are: Climax Control, Nuda Ultra Sensitive, Stimula Vibra Ribbed, Rough Rider, Extra Resistant, Large, Standard, Hippie, Ultra Sensitive and Hot Pleasure.
Malaysian brand whose condoms are made of latex rubber, although they are a little thick they are very resistant, although it is a little known brand has a great variety: Prudence Classic, Hot, Flavor and Aroma Strawberry, Neon, Flavor and Aroma Grape and Full Sensitive.
This Swiss brand has brought to the market a series of well-known sex toys and in 20016 brings to the consumer its own line of condoms formed by approximately 350 hexagons of thick walls and very thin panels, providing safety and comfort at the time of intimate relations. It is resistant to tearing.
Of Mexican origin, it is considered an ideal condom for those young people who are just starting in the world of sexual relations, it is very safe and resistant. It is available in single, three-piece and nine-piece presentations.
It is the fastest growing brand of condoms in the United Kingdom, they have a silicone-based lubrication, which provides a longer lubrication giving a soft feeling at the time of penetration. They have several models with unique flavors in the world such as: blueberry sponge cake, hot chocolate, vanilla ice cream, strawberry with cream and orange soda.
12. Manix Skyn Elite
The condoms of this brand are made without the presence of latex, are soft and give the sensation of wearing nothing, have little lubrication and are small in size.
What should you know before buying condoms?
There are some considerations you should take into account before choosing your ideal condom.
When choosing a condom you must take into account the correct size, this is done in order to reduce the possibility that it does not mold well to the penis and suffer ‘an accident’. Most brands manufacture their condoms based on a size being around 5, 3 cm in diameter and with a length of 18 cm.
2. The material
Most condoms are usually made of latex, even though it is a very resistant material, it can cause allergies. In the market there are condoms made of polyurethane, which also offers great resistance and does not cause allergic reactions.
3. The rules
You should not buy just any condom, you should verify if the product is of a recognized brand and if it complies with safety standards. This will guarantee you the protection you need and the care of your intimate area.
Which condom will you dare to try from now on?