“This situation is unacceptable. We’re in 2013, for the love of all that is wet and wild! How can we not know the answer to such a fundamental question—are lubes safe?”
- Water-based, silicone-based, oil-based, hybrid.
- Bottles, tubs, tubes, vats, vials, sachets, packets, pouches, pillows, mix-it-at-home kits.
- Pumpable, flippable, squeezable, scoopable, squirtable, spritzable, speadable.
- Regular, warming, cooling, tingling, numbing.
- Thick, thin, goopy, watery, greasy, sticky, slippery, silky, slick.
- Long lists of unpronounceable chemicals, claims of being organic or all-natural.
- Scents. Flavours. Colours.
- Formulated to look like cum!
- And of course, wildly varying prices.
I’m glad I’m not meeting that guy for another three hours.
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