What is a Penis Extender?

Penis extenders are penis sleeves, often made of plastic or rubber, that slide over the penis and add extra inches in length and girth. Find out how to use them here.

Penis extender sleeves are worn over the penis, and can be closed at the top or have an open tip. They can also be smooth or have stimulating nubs for extra pleasure. This guide aims to highlight the best penis extenders for each goal and give you an idea of what options are available to you.

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How to Use a Penis Extender

Using an extender couldn't be easier. Simply add some water-based lube to the inside of the sleeve and to yourself. Once erect, slip your penis into the sleeve and secure the testicle ring around your balls. If you're using a hollow strap-on, slip the straps around your body and adjust for the most comfortable fit.

Some extender sleeves, like the Lovehoney Twin Teasers Textured Penis Sleeves have added texture on the outside for extra stimulation for your partner. This style of sleeve may require extra lubrication to ensure comfort.

Once you've used your sleeve, make sure to wash it properly so it's ready for its next use. Take a look at our How to Clean Sex Toys guide for more information on cleaning your sex toys.

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