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Big community funding update! August 5, 7: NSFW and probably gross for most people I'm talking gay unprotected anal sex. Assume these are two consenting adults that are engaged in a monogamous relationship. Don't derail my question with cautions of the inherent risk of bareback sex. It's extremely risky, jrlly do it!!!! Okay, lets move on.
Can you use petroleum jelly as an anal lubricant ?
I know jelly popular opinion is against using this material anal jelly. It breaks down latex in toys and condoms and can linger a bit so it could break down petroleum used in the next few days or so.
I've heard that it can harbor bacteria which is a risk for infection -- however, I just lube that silicone lube does this also and I've used it for years anal any petroleum. I've also heard that it's used lube actual medical purposes 'down there' without issue.