Anal beads are a great way to experience anal sex slowly and gently. Most anal beads start small and get larger with the more length you take, allowing your body to adjust to the size. Smooth and spherical, anal beads are easy to insert and unintimidating.
With their graduated shape, smooth spheres and easy hand-held design, anal beads provide an unusual and appealing feeling which can turn a regular orgasm into an earth-shattering experience.
Start by pushing just the first bead or two inside you and getting used to the sensation of gentle anal penetration. When you feel ready, insert more, using one hand to push the beads in and the other hand to keep your anus spread.
Once you reach the final bead, you should be feeling full and satisfyingly stretched but for more sensations, try pulling the beads out at the point of orgasm to really heat things up!
Beginners will want to start with a set of really flexible anal beads such as the Tracey Cox Supersex Silicone Anal Beads (£7.50). Having never used anal beads before, the extra flexibility will allow you to stimulate various areas inside you until you find your hot zone!
If you’ve enjoyed anal play before and fancy something a little bit different, you might like to try a set of vibrating anal beads like the Cupid's Vibrating Anal Beads (£11.99), which give you an added thrill. Maybe people find that the vibrations create a pleasurable effect similar to analingus or rimming.
The best anal beads have a loop or handle on the end, like the Lovehoney Beginner's Anal Beads (£7.99), to prevent them slipping fully inside you. However you may prefer the look and feel of anal beads without this pull ring, so make sure to leave at least two beads outside of your body for easy removal.
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