Emma Kaywin, a Brooklyn-based sexual health writer and activist, is here to calm your nerves and answer your questions. Q: My boyfriend has been talking to me about trying anal sex. I'm open to the idea, but I want to know more about it first. Like, do we need to use a condom if we're monogamous, or can I get infections if I don't? How can I make sure it doesn't hurt?
How to Wipe and Wash Your Butt for Optimal Cleanliness
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Fair point. Imagine trying to remove makeup with just a dry bit of paper. Not great. Us schmucks in the UK still faffing about with toilet paper are quite far behind in the bum-cleaning game. Upgrading to a bidet can be pricey, while the use of wet wipes has environmental implications. Many wipes that claim to be flushable can still struggle to break down, causing blockages in sewers and forming fatbergs.
Sorry, but you’re probably not properly wiping the poo off your bum
When it comes to universal human activities, nothing is more overlooked than post-defecation clean up. But does everyone perform this common behavior the same way? Of course not. So surely some techniques are more effective than others.
Maintaining hygiene in your intimate areas is important for both your health and well-being. Cleaning your butt properly is vital for your day to day comfort. An unclean anus can lead to irritation, discomfort and even painful hemorrhoids.