The Sex Toy That’ll Make Your Orgasms So Much Stronger
Anal beads - How to use anal beads
Skip navigation! Story from Sex. Kathryn Lindsay. When it comes to the wild world of anal play, anal beads are a great place to start. Many options are specifically designed for beginners, and they have the benefit of being relatively simple, but they deliver powerful results. Chelsea McCain of Adult Empire explained that, while anal beads act as a massage when they're in the body, their biggest benefit is the feeling of removal during or just before orgasm.
The name is because the toy has bulbs on a cord, resembling beads on a string. Hey, the more you know! Anal beads are also a totally separate animal than butt plugs, although sometimes people confuse the two. An easy way to remember this is to just keep in mind that anal beads tend to be longer, while plugs are, like their name, shorter and y'know, plug-like. With butt plugs, the pleasure is from the feeling of fullness or heft and weight of the toy, while much of the sensation associated with anal beads is actually in the removal.
You might have dabbled in sex toys before—a cock ring here, a We-Vibe there. Maybe you even have a riding crop. If so, it may be time to think about adding anal beads to your bedroom repertoire. Anal beads are made up of shapes usually spheres, but they can also be oval- or pill-shaped that are fixed on a progressive, long string. While you're spicing up your sex life, might as well find out how yours compares